University of Missouri- Bachelor of Journalism - Photojournalism 

   August 2013

EXPERIENCE, Staff Photographer. 2016 - Present

Daily Herald Extra, Staff Photographer, 2014 - 2016

Jackson Citizen-Patriot, Fall Photojournalism Intern, Fall 2013 

   -Full-time, 19 week, Staff Photojournalist

The Denver Post, Summer Photojournalism Intern, Summer 2013 

   -Full-time, 10 week, Staff Photojournalist

The Associated Press, Global News Intern, Summer 2012 

   -Full-time, 12 week, Staff Visual Journalist (photo/video)

Columbia Missourian Staff Photographer, Spring 2012 

   -Daily newspaper photographer

The Maneater Senior Staff Photographer, 2009-2013 

   -Student bi-weekly newspaper

Freelance Photojournalist 

The Wall Street Journal, NPR, Washington Post, Leafly, Mayo Clinic Magazine, New York Times Magazine, Joplin Globe, Associated Press, Springfield News-Leader, ZUMA, Yahoo/Pepsi Smash 


New York Times Lens Review - 2014

-Selective editing workshop with top editorial and art photo editors in the US

Eddie Adams XXVI - 2013 

-Selective 4 day all intensive workshop with speakers and a shooting assignment

Missouri Photo Workshop 63 

-5 day workshop on shooting and finding a story in under 400 frames.


-Adobe Creative Suite 

-Final Cut X 

-Photo Mechanic 

-Nikon & Canon DSLR Systems 

-Proficient in audio and video 

-Various blogging platforms 

-Transmitting in-field, on deadline

-Site analytics

-Drone/gimbal operation


-1st Place News Feature - Hearst Photojournalism 2013 

-2nd Place Hearst Photojournalism Championship 2013 

-Bronze Sports Action- College Photographer of the Year 2012

-First Place Picture Story- NPPA Quarterly Student Clip Contest 2011 

-First Place News Photo- NPPA Quarterly Student Clip Contest 2011 

-First Place News Photo- Missouri College Media Admin. 2012 

-First Place Multimedia- Missouri College Media Admin. 2012 

-First Place General News Photo- Associated Collegiate Press 2011


-Upon request