Curriculim Vitae

EDUCATION

New York University (New York, Expected graduation May 2018)

M.A. in Journalism and European & Mediterranean Studies

Bar-Ilan University (Tel Aviv, 2013-2016)

B.A. in Communications and Political Science

 

JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE

New York Transatlantic

Deputy Editor (New York, 2016-present)

  • Write features on European politics, culture and society, cover events in New York, produce videos, review pitches, fact-check and edit stories
  • Traveled to Italy to write profile of fashion designer Walter Dang in Turin
  • Read my stories here

The Forward

Contributing Writer (New York, 2016-present)

  • Published feature on LGBTQ-friendly Orthodox synagogue in Washington Heights, New York
  • Published opinion piece on YouTube series Soon By You
  • Read my stories here

Israel Chemist & Engineer Magazine

Features Writer (Tel Aviv, 2015-2016)

  • Wrote eight profiles of winners of the Israel Chemists Society annual prizes
  • Access one issue of ICE Magazine here

Wired Italy

Contributing Writer (Tel Aviv, 2015)

  • Published two news stories from Tel Aviv, Israel, on local start-up scene
  • Covered Tel Aviv Fashion Week 2015, interviewed designers and entrepreneurs
  • Read my stories here (in Italian)

The Times of Israel

Editorial Intern (Jerusalem, 2014)

  • Published 14 news stories and features, including story on US firefighters volunteering in Israel, which had 8.8K shares on Facebook
  • Contributed to live blog covering Gaza/Israel war minute by minute
  • Read my stories here

 

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Giuntina – Publisher

Author (Florence, 2016-present)

  • Debut novel scheduled for release in 2017

Hola Better Internet

Storyteller (Netanya, 2016)

  • Wrote stories, press releases, blog posts; quoted by TechCrunch, Mashable, and La Repubblica
  • Worked with Sales, Marketing, and HR/Recruiting departments
  • Managed all social media accounts, supervised Twitter usage of employees

 

SKILLS

  • Language: Italian (fluent), Hebrew (intermediate), French (basic)
  • Social media: Twitter, Instagram, YouTube, Snapchat, Facebook
  • Photo/video: Adobe Premiere, Lightroom, DSLR cameras, various mics