Professional Experience

The boston globe
sports reporting intern and freelancer
-- Covered the Red Sox, Patriots, Celtics, NASCAR, golf, lacrosse and the Little League World Series. 

university of north carolina at chapel hill
B.A., Journalism and mass communication, may 2007
--- Minored in Spanish and was Sports Editor for the Daily Tar Heel campus newspaper.
November 2007 - August 2011
The atlanta journal-constitution
washington correspondent
-- Served as one-person D.C. bureau covering Congress and other Washington goings-on related to Georgia.
-- Helped shatter traffic records for the Political Insider blog and make it the top source for Georgia politics.
-- Led the paper's coverage of the 2012 and 2016 presidential elections, including travel across the country.
-- Broke several stories during the midterm campaigns, including exclusive reporting on a land deal involving lobbyists and a Senate candidate, and a House candidate’s unpaid taxes.
-- Appeared occasionally in videos on AJC.com and television on WTOC-Savannah.
-- Traveled to France in 2014 to cover the 70th anniversary of D-Day.

--- Earned honorable mention for the 2015 David Lynch award honoring the best regional news outlet coverage of Congress.

Experienced in the art of improving copy, distilling the news and engaging readers via social media.

The pittsburgh post-gazette
washington correspondent (2009-11)
-- Won a Golden Quill Award for work on the investigation into the 2010 West Virginia mine disaster, and co-wrote a series on coal culture.
-- Led in-depth coverage on the passage of the "Obamacare" health care overhaul and Pennsylvania's 2010 U.S. Senate election.
pittsburgh-based metro desk reporter (2007-09)
-- Spent nearly one year on the county court house beat and five weeks on the night police beat
-- Traveled extensively to cover the 2008 presidential campaign
-- Split time between general assignment reporting and sports copy editing for six months

Professional Skills

Deadline writing

Daniel Malloy

August 2011 - January 2016

December 2016 - Present

About Me

January - December 2016

Feature writing

June - November 2007

I am an experienced, versatile journalist who has reported everywhere from the Oval Office to the Boston Red Sox dugout, the depths of a West Virginia coal mine to the jungles of Laos.

Now based in Raleigh, N.C., I am national politics editor for the startup OZY, after spending nearly a decade in newspapers and a year as a freelance foreign correspondent. I love the art of chasing stories, the pride in leading a successful team and a profession that allows me to indulge my curiosities about the world each day.

Capture interesting people at their best and worst by spending time and going in depth . 

freelance writer and journalist

-- My work appeared in The Economist, The Washington Post, The Associated Press, The Boston Globe, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and Nikkei Asian Review.

-- Contributed regularly to OZY, helping compile the Presidential Daily Brief news summary, writing features and updating the website when news breaks. .



Covered breaking news on tight deadline from politics to crime to sports, so I know how to hustle.

senior writer and editor, politics desk (November 2017-present)

-- Manage a team of full-time and freelance reporters covering the 2018 midterms and the Trump administration for a dynamic startup news outlet.

-- Line edit and assign stories, while also regularly writing features.

-- Led reporting of the first year of the Trump administration.

-- Covered national politics, Congress and the judiciary, as well as the wider business and cultural impacts of President Donald Trump in the U.S. and around the world.

-- Launched OZY Polls, in collaboration with SurveyMonkey, on political and non-political topics.