The most dangerous phrase in the language is ‘we’ve always done it this way.’
– Rear Admiral Grace Hopper
Brooklyn Public Library
Vice President, Marketing & Communications
2013 - Present

Coro Leadership New York
2016-2017

New York City Department of Transportation
Director of Strategic Communications
2009 - 2013

Clinton Hill Blog
Founder and Editor
2006 - 2010

Project for Public Spaces
Manager, Marketing & Communications
2008 - 2009

Moon City Productions
Media Planner and Copywriter
2002 - 2008

Elektra Records / Warner Music Group
Marketing Services Coordinator
2000 - 2002

F-111 / Warner Bros. Records
A&R Coordinator
2000
The New School for Social Research
MA | Sociology
Academic focus on urban sociology and sociology of class
Thesis: An Ethnography of Blogging in NYC

Syracuse University, S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications
BS | Television, Radio, and Film
Minors: English and Textual Studies, Music Industry
Magna Cum Laude
Instagramming Infrastructure
Short Talks, Big Ideas - NYU Wagner, Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management, New York, NY
November 2013

Bike Smart! The Rise of Two-Wheeled Transit in New York
City German National Cycling Conference, Muenster, Germany
May 2013

Social Media’s Role in #Sandy
NYU Wagner, Rudin Center for Transportation Policy & Management, New York, NY
November 2012

Engagement and Crowdsourcing Using Social Media
NACTO Designing Cities Conference, New York, NY
October 2012

We Built This City: Using Social Media to Deliver Services and Engage Constituents
Council of Urban Professionals, New York, NY
September 2012

Making Potholes Cool: Blogging and the New York City Department of Transportation
Transportation Research Board of the National Academies, Washington, DC
January 2012
Bed-Stuy Parents Committee
Executive Board - 2015 - Present

PS 309, The George E. Wibecan Preparatory Academy
Lead volunteer for annual Touch-a-Truck fundraiser