About Me.

About

I am a former graduate students of the University of Toronto, specializing in Political Science. I have done fieldwork in Bemidji Minnesota, where I have conducted an ethnographic case study of public opinion in the area.

I am also a seasoned communications professional. I have helped manage communications at the University of Toronto, where I helped with news stories, newsletters, website content, emails, memos, and posters at Facilities and Services. 

Education

2021 - 2021

University of Toronto

M.A. in Political Science, Collaborative Specialization in Development Policy, 2021 – 2022

2017 - 2020

Loyola University Chicago

B.A. in Political Science & Multimedia Journalism, 2017 –2020

Experience 

09/2021 - 08/2022

Communications Assistant at Facilities & Services, University of Toronto 

• Implemented the department's first writing style guide and internal communication guide
• Researched, interviewed, and gathered information from different sources
• Brainstormed, drafted, and edited communications copy and material (e.g., news stories, newsletters, website content, emails, memos, and posters)
• Planned and developed designs for posters and holiday cards
• Presented newsletter amongst stakeholders and ensured all our clients are satisfied with final product

10/2021 - 05/2022

G7 Research Group, Compliance Analyst at University of Toronto

• Monitored Italy’s compliance with commitments made at the 2021 Cornwall G7 Summit
• Interpreted and analyzed research on issues related to climate change, gender equality, trade, macroeconomic issues, financial regulatory reform, energy, and sustainable growth in Africa 

• Helped edit reports for stylistic consistency and set goals

05/2021 - 08/2021

Public Affairs Internship at Progressive Policy Institute

• Demonstrated meticulous proofing skills and attention to detail when fact-checking and helping draft press releases, op-eds, studies, and reports
• Conducted research and compiled statistics for editorial and web materials
• Collaborated with think tank analysts and assisted with digital media programming
• Demonstrated knowledge of copy-editing, WordPress, Adobe Creative Suites, Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube

12/2021 - 05/2021

Legislative/Information Technology Assistant at the Minnesota House Research Department 

• Demonstrated meticulous proofing skills and attention to detail when reviewing legislative and legal documents
• Demonstrated excellent computer skills and knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite, particularly Word and Excel
• Collaborated with legislative analysts to ensure bill summaries were presented in the proper format
• Investigated IT problems and presented solutions

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