A.Vision Freelance Visual Journalist (USA, Middle East, Central Africa) 2009-present 

Represented by: Getty Images, AOL| Studio Now 

Regular and Contracted Clients: The Washington Post-regular contributor 4-8 weekly photo assignments, MSNBC regular contributor, 

Contracted Getty Images, The New York Times Video, Contracted United Nations photo unit, etc.. 

United Nations Photographer/Department of Public Information (N.Y.) 2013 -present 

Contracted annually for daily photographic coverage at the United Nations headquarters. Assignments also include traveling with the Secretary General’s delegation to cover his international affairs. 

Grassroots Reconciliation Group Multimedia Fellow (Gulu, Uganda)April- August 2012 

Full media coverage including the production of a documentary focused on the reintegration of former child soldiers. 

The Washington Post Photo Intern (D.C.) 2011 

Circulation: 578, 482 Daily: 767,679 

Syracuse University Instructional Associate & NPR 88.3 Radio Producer Intern (N.Y.) 2010-2011 

Courses Taught: Photography for Multimedia & Photography for Broadcast. Produced segments for All Things Considered. 

The Palm Beach Post, Staff Photographer (FL) 2006-2009 

Circulation: 175,495 Daily, 204,847 Sunday; print and online - reaches 812,900 

Watertown Daily Times, Staff Photographer (N.Y.) 2003-2006 

Circulation: 31,000 Daily print and online. 


M.A. Multimedia Photography May 2013 Syracuse University’s S.I. Newhouse School of Visual Communications 

Bahçesehir University, Istanbul Turkey -Semester Abroad 

B.S. Photojournalism; Minors: Journalism, Anthropology 2002 Ohio University’s School of Visual Communication 



ADOBE: Premiere, AfterEffects, InDesign, Lightroom, Illustrator, Bridge, Photoshop, Audition, Microsoft Office; APPLE: Final Cut Pro; Avid: Media Composer,; HD DSLR Video; Radio Production; Audio Editing, Animation 2D Special effects; HTML Code; Photo Mechanic; Soundslides; Outlook Contact Management; Content 

Management System: Methode, Baseview, NewsEditPro IQue, Merlin one; SatelliteTransmission training, B & W Processing Printing. 


The Washington Post 

The New York Times 

The Seattle Times 

The Wall Street Journal 

The Palm Beach Post 

USA Today 


New York Daily News 

The Seattle Post-Intelligencer 

Chronicle of Higher Education 


Getty Images 

The Advocate 


2014, 2013 photos selected for Women Photojournalists of Washington traveling juried exhibition 

1st place 2011 Neuro Film Festival -American Academy of Neurology 

2014, 2013, 2011, 2009 Quarterly Judge -Wedding Photojournalism Association 

2009 & 2008 multiple awards recipient -Women in Photojournalism 

2008 -MSNBC -Year In Pictures Honoree 

2007 1st pl. Pictorial Photography Florida Press Club Excellence in Journalism 

2006 Newspaper Staff of the Year -Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar 

2005 1st place Spot News & 2nd place Feature -Associated Press, New York 

2004 National Award –NPPA 


2012 & 2011 Charles B. Decker Memorial Scholarship recipient 

2012 Syracuse University special Deans Grant 

2011 NPPF Kit C. King Graduate Scholarship 

2011 Turkey Gift Fund 

2010-2011 Syracuse University Full Academic Merit Award Scholarship. 


National Press Photographers Ass. 

Nikon Professional Services 

Canon Professional Services 

Women Photographers Of 

Washington (WPOW) 

Getty Images 

Editorial Photographer 


AOL| Studio Now 



Spanish -intermediate 

Turkish –beginner 

French- beginner 

English- native speaker