EXPERIENCE

Quartz | Product Fellow

  • Analyze user data and interactions for our website & bot products.

New York, NY
March 2018 – present

New York, NY
Jul 2017 – March 2018

Quartz | Technology Reporting Fellow

  • Wrote daily articles on technology for qz.com.
  • Wrote weekly for the Daily Brief.

San Francisco, CA
Dec 2016 – May 2017

Mother Jones | Online Editorial Fellow

  • Blogged weekly on science, technology, and the environment for the website.
  • Developed and executed website and Medium strategy to maximize audience engagement.
  • Fact checked articles for website and print magazine.

Oakland, CA
Sep 2016 – Dec 2016

Sierra Magazine | Editorial Intern

  • Blogged weekly on a broad range of environmental topics, from social justice to urban innovation.
  • Fact checked articles for print magazine and assisted editors in research projects.

San Francisco, CA
Jul 2015 – Aug 2016

 

Flux.io | Application Engineer

  • Built database of composition, health & environmental data for common building products (quartzproject.org).
  • Developed JavaScript-based web applications for automating and augmenting client design workflows.
  • Led in-depth tool training workshops for high profile architecture firms.
  • Supported product development by researching use cases, scouting beta testers, synthesizing user feedback to inform feature prioritization, generating documentation and tutorials, and coordinating product promotion and distribution.
  • Established global student design competition (flux.io/compete).
  • Developed social media strategy and rapidly expanded follower base on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, and Medium.

EDUCATION

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

B.S. in Mechanical Engineering & Minor in Energy Studies

Cambridge, MA
Jun 2015

SKILLS

Fluent

Mandarin, Microsoft Excel, Google Sheets, HTML/CSS, JavaScript, Medium, Twitter/other social media

Knowledge Of

R, d3, Tableau, Sketch, SQL, InDesign, CartoDB

Proficient

Python, Neo4j, Chartbeat, Parse.ly, Wordpress, MATLAB, Mathematica