CV

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • Project management experience across multiple timezones and languages
  • Ability to write and produce for varying audiences from reports and social media to 360 video
  • Over seven years of experience creating written, audio, photograph, video content covering news, immigration, migration and gender issues in the U.S., South Asia and Europe
  • Over eight years of experience conducting journalism trainings for youth and professionals

 

WORK & MEDIA EXPERIENCE

Tiny World ProductionsCo-founder (May 2016-present)

Storyhunter Studio for Verizon Media Group, Senior Producer (January-March 2019)

Fusion MediaDigital Producer, Oakland, Calif. (July 2016-April 2018)

Berkeley Advanced Media InstituteTrainer, 3-day workshops (January 2017-2019)

AJ+ (Al Jazeera), Engagement Producer, Fill in producer, San Francisco, Calif. (January 2015-July 2016)

KQEDProducer, Arts Contributor San Francisco, Calif. (January 2015-September 2016)

UC Berkeley Graduate School of JournalismLecturer, Berkeley, Calif. (Summer 2016, 2018-present)

National Student Leadership Conference, Journalism & Mass Communication, Program Director, Washington DC (2005-2011)

NavdanyaResearch Associate, Biodiversity Farm Village Ramgarh, Uttarakhand India (September-December 2010)

IndiCorpsDirector of Media & Communications, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India (August 2009-May 2010)

 

EDUCATION

University of California at Berkeley

Graduate School of Journalism, New Media; Berkeley, CA (May 2016)

Aarhus University & Danish School of Media

Erasmus Mundus Journalism, Media & Globalization; Aarhus, Denmark (September 2012 – February 2013)

Pitzer College

Bachelor of Arts, Honors in Global Communication Studies, Minor in Studio Art; Claremont, CA (May 2007)

University of Botswana

Pitzer College in Botswana: “Media, Culture and Gender”; Gaborone, Botswana (January – June 2005)

 

AWARDS/PRESENTATIONS

SKILLS

Advanced German; Intermediate Hindi; Beginning Malayalam, Czech; Proficiency in Microsoft Office; Adobe Suite, Autopano Video Giga (Kolor). Experience with research tools including JSTOR, Lexis Nexis and Refworks.