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  • 5+ years working in newsrooms
  • Syrian-American conscious of current events
  • Adept in programs such as Microsoft Office, Final Cut Pro, Visual Studio, Adobe CS6
  • Trilingual: English, Arabic and Spanish
  • Experienced with Content Management Systems, HTML, CSS, social media
  • Cross-platform journalist


Times Community News — November 2013 to Present

  • Pitch and report stories affecting Orange County, including crime, education and community

NextGenRadio — February 2016

The OregonianOctober 2014 to January 2016

Reporter: Writer, Photographer, Videographer

  • Multimedia reporter covering breaking news after normal business hours
  • Pitch and post about 10 stories per week, with accompanying photos and/or video

Marketplace – American Public Media — May 2014 to October 2014

Radio Content Production Intern

  • Edit interviews to fit allotted time, write host leads and promotional scripts
  • Assist with daily tasks such as rundown, listen to radio pieces for quality control
  • Expanded responsibilities by pitching stories, writing/recording radio scripts

KPCC – Southern California Public Radio  — May 2013 to May 2014

Web Content Production Intern

  • Build, edit radio stories for Web
  • Report breaking stories, engage readers using social media
  • Gather data, interviews for Web-based projects, content for air

New York Times — October 2012 to Present
Freelance Reporter

  • Cover breaking news and contribute reporting to national stories


Investigative Reporters and Editors, Inc. — January 2010 to Present


California State University of Fullerton — August 2013
B.A. in Journalism and minor in Spanish