Journalist / Audio Producer / Filmmaker / Storyteller

About

b. 1986, HK.

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About me

After completing my bachelor's degree in Anthropology at the University of Victoria, I recently moved back to my home city of Montreal. I am about to complete the graduate diploma program in Journalism at Concordia University.

My passion for podcasts and my interest in anthropology has inspired me to learn how to tell stories in a compelling and accessible way. I have gained practical, hands-on experience in journalism across multiple platforms, including print, radio, television and online reporting.

During my undergraduate studies, I did cultural anthropological fieldwork in Cuba and completed an archaeological dig off the coast of Vancouver Island.

You can read an interview about me here.

Education

Concordia University, Montréal, QC — Graduate Diploma in Journalism

June 2018 - April 2019

University of Victoria, Victoria, BC — Bachelor of Anthropology, with distinction

September 2013 - August 2016

Vanier College, Montréal, QC — Double DEC Music and Social Sciences

September 2010-May 2013

Dean’s Honour roll and member of the Vanier Key Society

Work Experience

CBC, Montréal, QC - Current Affairs/Digital Intern

November 2018 - March 2019

Conducted interviews, pitched and created stories for web and radio, published articles for Montreal news.

CFUV 101.9 FM, Victoria, BC — Production Coordinator

November 2017 - May 2018

Produced and oversaw the production of all broadcast announcements.
Negotiated advertising and sponsorship agreements.
Edited a nationally syndicated radio program, CANADALAND

Awards

Philip Fisher Scholarship (Concordia University)

Sportsnet Scholarship (Concordia University)

Jamie Cassels Undergraduate Research Awards (UVic)