Journalist & Technologist

Work Experience

 

Work Experience

 
 
 

Sonr

Product Manager

2015-Current

Building Sonr, a powerful tool for social media search, monitoring, and trend analysis. Using natural language processing (NLP) and other AI, we surface breaking news and trends for journalists and content creators.

 

Experiment

Editorial Director

2014-2015

In charge of marketing, social media, and publishing operations for Experiment, a YC-backed crowdfunding platform for science research in San Francisco, CA. Focused on building a new, open science publishing platform that will be a hybrid of science storytelling and traditional science publishing.

 
 
 

The Huffington Post

Social Community Editor, Assistant science editor

2012-2014

Served in a series of editorial roles on the vertical side, as well as on the social media/community teams. Over the course of my tenure I helped launch the Science vertical, published a wide range of content, co-ran HuffPost's primary social accounts with a combined 10M+ audience, contributed to developing social strategy for 30+ verticals, and led social 101 and 202 trainings. I also founded and directed HuffPost's Girls In STEM Mentorship Program that matched over 500 girls with mentors in STEM fields.

 

Psychology Today Magazine

Editorial Intern, Blogger

2011

Pitched and published popular psychology articles for print and web. Managed the "blogosphere." Published a blog called The Stone Age Mind about evolutionary psychology research.