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Biography

I'm a local news reporter at the MetroWest Daily News based in Framingham, Massachusetts. I have a bachelor's degree in print journalism from Boston University with a concentration in Spanish language.

Prior experience includes the Boston Phoenix and the Walpole Times.

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Thank you! And thanks to @allimaloney for concepting and carrying out this incredible package. It's all on her  https://twitter.com/LisaSwaminathan/status/951566883739848704 
@bill_shaner If all else fails, sit there with the god damn file and write it all down by hand. I used to do this frequently and they HATED it.
@bill_shaner tbh I've heard about this before and I don't think they can do that?? I'm gonna google
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What was your first job as a journalist?

As an intern at Blast Magazine, the personal venture of a Boston Globe reporter.

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes, but only for fun.

How is social media changing news?

As Fernanda Santos said- breaking news in papers is nearly irrelevant. Now publications should look for the 2nd day story on the 1st.

Awards

New England Newspaper and Press Association award

2015 - Right to Know
Won an honorable mention award in the Right to Know category for reporting on a rape cover up at a school for troubled youth for the Walpole Times.