Freelance journalist, Moth Storyslam Champion and Viral Popcorn Poet

Columbia Journalism School '21



After an in-depth investigation into the toxic work environment at the Detroit Institute of Arts, I broke the story that current and former staff were calling for the museum director's resignation. It was featured on the front page of the Detroit Free Press.

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As a follow up to my reporting on the Detroit Institute of Arts, I wrote about an internal investigation at the museum triggered by a complaint to renowned Washington D.C. law firm, Whistleblower Aid.

Hour Detroit Magazine
October 2020

A feature piece on the recent trend of people installing microchips inside their hands that function as credit cards and key fobs.

Image by Chris Ried

8 Million Stories (Medium)
December 2020

A story written for my reporting class at Columbia Journalism School looked into the way artists and small businesses are affecting by policy changes on Instagram especially during the pandemic.

An interview with author, Josh Malerman, whose most famous novel, Bird Box, was adapted into the viral Netflix hit starring Sandra Bullock. We discussed his upcoming Bird Box sequel, his writing process and his recent adoption of three baby ducklings.



I grew up in the heart of New York City. (By "heart" I mean my building was featured in the opening shot of Stuart Little). I received my BA (First Class Honours) from the University of St Andrews in Scotland. I fell in love with journalism working in the newsroom at the Times of London. After a year of freelancing, I decided to pursue my Master's at Columbia Journalism School.



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