12 Dec 2017

Skydeck

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Skydeck

I recorded these for the team over at SkyDeck: the Harvard Business School Alumni Association Podcast Interview with Scott O’Neil: How to Build a Winning Culture on a Losing Team Interview with Hunter Heaney: How a Mother’s Song Forged a Fighter for Free Expression  

13 Nov 2017

I made a thing: Lynete’s Story

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I made a thing: Lynete’s Story

Lynete and I sat next to each other in our Advanced Audio Production class at PhillyCAM. I turned my practice interview with her into my final project. Have a listen. It’s all about growing up in Kenya and superstition.

7 Nov 2017

I am an Air Media Mentee

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I am an Air Media Mentee

I have been matched to do a mentorship with Laura Starecheski  through Air Media. Laura is an investigative journalist with the Center for Investigative Journalism and is based right here in Philly (I knew I liked this place!).  I am so excited! We’ve been talking about my projects and story ideas in the pipeline. Stay tuned […]

10 Oct 2017

I am learning Hindenburg at PhillyCAM

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I am learning Hindenburg at PhillyCAM

PhillyCAM is a non-profit organization that teaches the Philadelphia Community how to make tv and radio.  With gorgeous facilities in Old City they host events like the Megapolis Audio Festival and also teach classes to youth and help community members develop their own content for the station.  PhillyCAM is both a television station and radio station 24/7 […]

6 Oct 2017

I went to Werk It and it changed me

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I went to Werk It and it changed me

I attended the Work It Conference in Los Angeles. I met incredible people, learned so much from industry leaders and left feeling inspired and frankly, so sad it was coming to an end. I was matched with Josie Huang from KPCC, who shared a lot of insights into the industry.  Highlights of the conference included Kelly […]

31 May 2017

Introducing Special Victims

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Introducing Special Victims

A restaurant manager receives a call from a man speaking German who confesses to having 12 children in his basement.  Two years later, a man in Feasterville, Pennsylvania is found with 12 girls in his basement.  Special Victims explores whether the two cases are related and is produced and hosted by me. Follow the show […]

11 Jan 2017

Rebranding of Fit N’ Busy

Rebranding of Fit N’ Busy

I coordinated the visual rebranding of Fit N’ Busy!  I collaborated with Helya and my favorite friend Andy Alseri to come up with this new design that we are totally in love with. I acted as a liaise between Andy and Helya. Logo Execution by Andy Alseri: Check out their work here. Social Media Links: […]

21 Aug 2016

I Produced a Feature in 4 days

I Produced a Feature in 4 days

While at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at MECA in Portland, Maine, I met two guys, both named Ben, who grew up in a religious cult named The 12 Tribes.  Their story offers insight into living communally, with no exposure to the outside world, and how growing up in The Community continues to impact […]

21 Aug 2016

Salt Institute for Documentary Studies: Radio Storytelling

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Salt Institute for Documentary Studies: Radio Storytelling

In early August, I attended an immersive radio feature workshop at the Salt Institute for Documentary Studies at the Maine College of Art in Portland, Maine.  Radio Storytelling with Michael May (of NPR’s Storytelling Lab) is a “radio boot camp” for students to develop skills in  interviewing, tape logging and transcription, editing, script writing and […]

16 Jun 2016

I moved to Philadelphia!

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I moved to Philadelphia!

I did it!  I finally made the move across the country to chase the radio dream.  The love child of Montreal and NYC (both places I have lived) I am having a love affair with Philly and the gorgeous neighborhood I have landed in. I’ve spent my first few weeks chasing stories, researching what gear […]