Resume

Experience

Al Jazeera America – Feature Reporter/Correspondent – March 2014 to March 2016

  • Helped establish ongoing coverage of news events in Indian Country
  • Delivered long form features and packages of national news stories
  • Specialized in indigenous affairs

KUNM/Fronteras Desk – Public Health Reporter – December 2012 to March 2014

  • Reported daily spots for local and regional newscasts
  • Produced feature stories for regional and national programs
  • Focused on public health issues including the Affordable Care Act, genetic research, health care access and disparities, and the Indian Health Service

Wyoming Public Radio – Host/Reporter – August 2010 to August 2012

  • Anchored Morning Edition
  • Produced daily spots for local newscasts
  • Reported weekly features for local and national broadcast

Education

  • The Institute of American Indian Arts, B.F.A. in Creative Writing, 2006
  • Columbia School of Journalism, M.S. in Broadcast Journalism, 2008

Award Highlights

  • 2015 Society of Professional Journalists: Sigma Delta Chi Award
  • 2014 Native American Journalists Association: Gannett Foundation Investigative Journalism Award
  • 2013 Society of Professional Journalists: 1st place Investigative Reporting for Radio
  • 2013 Native American Journalists Association: Gannett Foundation Investigative Journalism Award
  • 2012 Public Radio News Directors Incorporated: 1st place Enterprise/Investigative reporting
  • 2012 Public Radio News Directors Incorporated: 2nd place Enterprise/Investigative reporting