EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCECo-Founder and Co-Editor
(September 2011 - Present)Development and Aid World News Service http://dawnsdigest.comDAWNS provides a daily digest of news stories for humanitarian and aid workers. With my co-founder, I aggregate news items that are relevant to people working in the humanitarian field both inheadquarters and abroad. DAWNS has over 500 subscribers in addition to year-long contracts withUSAID
s Office for Foreign Disaster Assistance and the Overseas Development Institute. Over$1,000 in grant money has been raised through subscriptions and disbursed for citizen mediareporting.
(February 2011 - Present)Population Services International http://psihealthylives.comWrite the morning health brief composed of top global health stories from the past
day titled “TheHealthy Dose” for the PSI Healthy Lives weekday mornings. Publish, edit and format posts written
by PSI staff. Develop and compose 2 blog posts daily which cover current topics in global health.Manage and write PSI
s Twitter and Facebook accounts.
Site Director and Alumni Relations Coordinator
September 2011)Notre Dame Mission Volunteers Baltimore, MD and Philadelphia, PAEstablished partnerships with city schools to bring service members to Philadelphia andWilmington. Made contacts through independent research and networking to facilitate newpartnerships. Recruited, interviewed, placed, and managed 14 volunteers in service sites. In 18months, grew Philadelphia program from 1 member to 17 members in 7 service sites. Re-established and produced organizational newsletter. Expanded alumni database and programvisibility by creating and utilizing social media applications such as Facebook and Twitter on adaily basis.
(March 2011 - July 2011)UNICEF Philadelphia, PA and New York, NYCollect, write and share at least 11 stories of knowledge creation, networking and collaboration; toillustrate what works and reveal areas where enhancement is needed. Develop 3 fund-raisingproposals to support web-based Communities that strengthen knowledge exchange, mutual supportand solutions in real-time with 25 groups and 2500 people participating in the organization.