Education

The George Washington University -- Washington, DC

Graduate School of Education and Human Development

Museum Education Program

Masters of Arts in Teaching

Expected Graduation: August 2022 

Drew University -- Madison, New Jersey 

College of Liberal Arts

Bachelors of Arts in History with Minors in Italian Studies and Film Studies

2015-2019

 

Professional History

2022-Present

Intern in the Informal Learning Office
Library of Congress, Washington, DC

  • Created one full research box which combined five student friendly (3rd-8th grade) resources and utilized various research rooms including the Rare Book Collection

  • Edited audio and video for length and content to be included in other research boxes 

  • Recorded voice narration, added closed captioning and alternative text to sources for ADA compliance

  • Facilitated student experiences in the Young Reader’s Center with prototyped research boxes

2021-2021

Curriculum Intern
Alice Deal Middle School, Washington, DC

  • Created and Facilitated one field trip personalized for a class of sixteen Eighth Graders to the “Americans” exhibit at the National Museum of the American Indian which combined their English and History Curriculums

  • Produced weekly lesson plans in accordance to the IB Curriculum, shared to each home room

  • Observed classes each week focusing on curriculum and object based learning

2021 - 2021

Production Assistant

DigEthix Podcast for The Center of Mind and Culture, Boston, Massachusetts 

  • Edit and produce episodes of the DigEthix podcast 

  • Contribute feedback and podcast industry knowledge for series

2020 - 2021

Researcher

The Center for Mind and Culture, Boston, Massachusetts 

  • Research the Gender Wage Gap within the United States 

  • Utilizes both state and national legislation as well as cultural sources to analyze the Gender Wage Gap across the country

2020 - 2021

Estate Guide

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library, ​Winterthur, Delaware

  • Provide guided tours of the property's gardens focusing on the history of the du Pont Family spanning over 150 years and the history of Garden Horticulture

  • Deliver introduction interpretation to site through the shuttle transportation service

2019-2020

Museum Educator

Baltimore Museum of Industry

  • Conducted multiple daily in person tours of the museum focusing on Baltimore’s Industrial History

  • Lead virtual learning tours of the museum for elementary aged students via Zoom, Google Meets, and Microsoft Teams

  • Worked directly with students in grades PreK- 12 through tours and educational programs

  • Directed, produced, narrated, and edited educational film for Auto Industry Program

  • Recorded narration for audio guide segment featuring the Baltimore Oyster Industry

  • Edited six videos to accompany audio guides for the museum's YouTube channel

2019-2020

Archive Assistant

Baltimore Museum of Industry 

  • Archived the late Helen Bentley’s WMAR show “The Port that Built a City and State”

    (1951-1965)

  • Logged data, scripts and show ephemera

  • Organized, repackaged, and measured film rolls from WMAR

2019-2020

Researcher

B'nai Israel Congregation

  • Researched the genealogy of families connected with the B’nai Israel Congregation using online and museum archives

  • Prepared and organized data for B’nai Israel’s Descendants’ Day Celebration

  • Crafted membership profiles for congregants with a familial connection to B’nai Israel

  • Provided research assistance to members of the community during events held by the congregation

2019

American Masters Intern 

WNET 

  • Wrote film submission proposals and researched qualifications for the television award season, including the Primetime Emmys

  • Logged footage and assisted on location for the in-house documentary, ​Mae West: Dirty Blonde (2020)

  • Assisted podcast team with episode transcriptions and episode edits

2018

Content Intern

Maryland Public Television

  • Researched topics for upcoming documentaries and specials

  • Transcribed interviews, logged, and assisted on location for local programs, including the Emmy Award winning series, "Maryland Farm and Harvest"

  • Edited closed captioning transcripts for "Steven Raichlen's Project Fire"

2017

Interpretation Intern

Eisenhower National Historic Site

  • Created four interpretive programs surrounding General Dwight D. Eisenhower's life and work

  • Presented programs through tours and forty-five minute presentations

  • Assisted in curatorial department and studied with the National Park Rangers

2015-2017

Social Media Manager

Sporticulture 

  • Developed and implemented a social media/advertising campaign for start-up sports licensing company

  • Organized social media portfolio via remote access and planned a 12 month social media calendar

2016-2019

Tour Guide

Drew University Admissions

  • Provided weekly tours of the Drew University campus for prospective students, parents, and school administrators 

  • Spoke on panels and information sessions during admissions events

  • Hosted prospective students for meals and overnight visits