Milestones

My road in life took a while to figure out.
I joined my high school newspaper and discovered a love for telling stories.
In college I changed my major three times.
I held various internships in journalism, multimedia, and communications.
Figured out that I could use digital and online media to pursue all three of my interests.
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Career

Digital Associate

I use digital media to tell stories about diversity in technology.

Career Roadmap

Roadmap
My work combines:
My work combines:
Technology
Non-Profit Organizations
Communicating / Sharing Stories

Day to Day

Work with #YesWeCode team to develop and implement a strategy to grow our social media presence on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, Instagram and other social platforms. This includes engaging with our followers and community regularly and developing and promoting original digital content.

Advice for Getting Started

Here's the first step for college students

Explore a wide variety of interests through internships and clubs/organizations to narrow down career aspirations.

Recommended Education

My career is related to what I studied. I'd recommend the path I took:

Hurdles

The Noise I Shed

From Family:

"Journalism is a dying field, you won't make any money in that industry."

Challenges I Overcame

First-Generation College Student