New York University, New York, NY

Master’s of Science in Clinical Nutrition, December 2016                                                


Boston College, Honors Program, B.A., May 2006                                                            

Majors: English and Communication                                                                                                                                        

Study abroad program at Queen Mary College, University of London                               Fall 2004            



Nutrition Assistant, Metropolitan Hospital Center, East Harlem, NY                        2/2014-Present

  • Conduct meal rounds to help improve patient satisfaction.
  • Perform tray assessments to measure food temperature, appearance, aroma, taste, et al.
  • Evaluatethe accuracy of the nursing nutrition screen as per departmental policies and procedures.
  • Verify malnutrition codes in the EMR with the Criteria for ICD-9 Coding of Malnutrition.
  • Gather data via the EMR for departmental quality assurance initiatives, e.g. timeliness of clinical documentation, provision of nutrition education, delivery of nutrition recommendations.
  • Assess the productivity of clinical dietitians through review of activity logs and utilization of departmental templates.


Private Practice Volunteer at Keri Gans Nutrition, New York, NY                          9/2013-1/2014

  • Shadowed private nutrition counseling sessions in New York City office.
  • Researched articles for online columns, and helped Gans prepare for live TV segments and radio interviews.


City Harvest Nutrition Educator, Brooklyn, NY                                                    6/2013-8/2013

  • Taught Produce Education Program lessons to elderly residents of Quincy Senior Center.



Writer, Editor and Digital Strategist                                                                        2012-Present

  • Freelance Managing Editor for (sponsored by Kellogg’s).
  • Contributor to,, Turner Wellness Media’s,, Noom Weight Loss Coach (weight loss app for Android), Wellness Blog, Supermarket News’ Whole Health,,, Studio One,, Weston Magazize.
  • Taught “Reporting and Writing in the Digital Era” for NYU’s SCPS (fall 2012).


Features Editor, NBC Universal/, New York, NY                         6/2011-7/2012

   Associate Content Producer                                                                                    7/2010-6/2011

  • Managed programming and freelancers for recipe tool and cooking resource
  • Launched articles section, which helped increase search traffic by 30%.
  • Analyzed metrics daily with subsequent application to all content promotion and creation.
  • Managed social media platforms and increased Facebook and Twitter audiences by 100%.
  • Interfaced with technology team on site updates, user experience and implement SEO tactics.
  • Oversaw traffic-boosting marketing campaigns, from recipe contests to poll-based holiday sweepstakes.
  • Developed website budget and editorial calendars, monitor P&L and managed small on-site staff.
  • Mentored company interns in NBC’s Campus 2 Careers program.


Associate Editor, AOL Health, New York, NY                                                            1/2010-7/2010

  • Reported, wrote and copy edited AOL Health’s diet and fitness arm,, including interviews, news, product tests and ghosted posts for celeb trainers.
  • Copy edited, fact checked and moderated comments on 5-8 stories daily.


Associate Editor, Folio: magazine, Norwalk, Conn.                                                9/2008-1/2010

  • Wrote ~6 stories/month for media industry magazineincluding dedicated design column, “Face Up,” and co-writing features with the executive editor.
  • Created 10-20 pieces of content for, such asbreaking news, trend stories, blogs and slideshows.
  • Updated and managed online events, newswire, and multimedia slideshows.
  • Recruited speakers for major publishing industry events.
  • Moderated and recruited for Folio: publishing industry webinars.


Assistant/Associate Editor, Studio One, New York, NY                                                 3/2007-9/2008

  • Brainstormed, copy edited and wrote content for 15+ custom lifestyle websites. Associate Editor for content syndication company.
  • Duties included copyediting, proofing, establishing copy schedules; researching and writing feature stories, reviews and polls; drafting proposals; overseeing interactive, community elements.


College Editorial Internships                                                                                    6/2002-8/2006

  • Bridal Guide magazine, New York, NY            
  • The Improper Bostonian magazine, Boston, Mass.
  • MediaPost Communications, New York, NY
  • Weston Magazine Group, Westport, Conn.
  • MRM Worldwide, McCann Worldgroup, New York, NY



·      Contributing articles to various print and online outlets, including:                                   2006-2012

·      Weight Watchers magazine and


·      Zink magazine

·      MediaPost Publications’ MEDIA and OMMA magazines


·      Relate magazine

·      NEXTStep magazine


· (now part of HuffPost Women)

· (now part of HuffPost Women)

·      Fox Digital’s





Personal blog chronicling hikes (                                                2012-Present

Figure Skating in Harlem coach and volunteer                                                                2010-2012

Reporter and weekly fashion columnist for Boston College newspaper                               2005-2006

Principal cellist with Boston College Symphony Orchestra                                               2002-2006

High school and college club and intramural ice hockey                                                   1999-2006



NBC Universal Ovation                                                                                                April 2012

Global reward and recognition based on production and management of the first-ever recipe contest for branded website



Student member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics                                              2013-Present

Student member of the Greater New York Dietetic Association                                         2013-Present



Language: Basic A1-A2 Level Spanish (CRFR)



Computer programs, content management systems and social platforms:

  • Basic HTML coding
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Adobe Suite
  • Google Analytics
  • ComScore (analytics)
  • Food Processor SQL
  • Drupal
  • WordPress
  • Tumblr
  • Brightcove (video)
  • Reddit
  • Instagram
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Pinterest