CV

2014 – | Freelance Journalist and Writer  

Freelance contributor: The Guardian, BBC News, BBC Future, Time Out, Independent, VICE (Noisey, Munchies), Red Bull, NME, Dazed among others

2019 | Extend In News, BBC News and Current Affairs

2017 | Reporter, Lambeth Life

2017 | Music Correspondent, The Line of Best Fit & Gigwise

2016 | Editor, The Shangri Liar, Glastonbury Festival

2014 | Series columnist, The Guardian & The Leopard

2014 | New Music Reporter, NME

2012 | Music and Politics Editor, Live Magazine 

2016 – 2017 | Freelance Researcher

Delivering a range of including provided qualitative research to charities and think tank organisations, I’ve evaluated participatory arts programmes at Tate Modern, and uncovered archive material from specialist libraries across London. I can lead storytelling workshops, oral history, write case studies, and provide qualitative analysis.

Freelance research: Red Bull, Royal Parks, Museum of London, Walcott Foundation, Canal and River Trust, The Creative Society, TATE, National Picture Gallery, Goldsmiths University

2018 | Something More Near & Museum of London

Bringing together a range of researching, copywriting, editing, and producing skills to create My main project was working with the Museum of London to convene 150+ voices to create a plan for the new Museum of London site in Smithfield market.

2018 | ‘Make Some Space: an oral history of Total Refreshment Centre’

Working with the broadcaster Emma Warren to document the story of an iconic London music venue

2016 – 2019 | Creative Producer (Current Affairs, Factual, Arts)

2019 | Producer, People Fixing the World, BBC Digital Current Affairs, World Service

As a producer, I develop, produce, write and edit ad-hoc 30-mind radio documentaries for World Service

  • Men’s role in the fight for gender equality (World Service, TX tbc)

2019 | Researcher and Assistant Producer, BBC Radio Documentaries Unit

Working with the unit to research and assistant produce a range of ad-hoc documentaries and returning series. I also worked on developing and establishing new commissions for the unit across Radio 3, 4 and World Service.

2019 | Content Strategist, BBC Storyworks

Designing and delivering a range of original content ideas across video, digital and interactive media for commercial campaigns on BBC Global News. I oversaw much of the copywriting work for the unit, and worked on content for BMW, DHL, Brand South Africa, Emirates, Maersk, and Santander among others. 

2017 | Creative Producer and Volunteer Manager, Independent Venue Week 2017

Co-producing the festival alongside a small team, managing a network of volunteers across the country, managing relationships with commercial partners including BBC Music and BBC Introducing, and writing and delivering a programme of content online, social media, and print. 

2017 | Creative Production Assistant, Thames Festival Trust

Working alongside a senior producer to bring together in-house creative commissions for the month-long Thames Festival 2017 programme. 

2015 – 16 | Production Runner and Press Assistant

British Summer Time, Secret Garden Party, Glastonbury Festival, Shangri La Glastonbury

I’ve worked on range of different events in terms of scale and size, in a variety of different roles including as a production assistant, artist liaison team, stage management, and press and marketing.

2014 – 2016 | Projects and Events Organiser

Glastonbury Festival, Secret Garden Party, Brainchild, Steez, British Summer Time, Sunday Papers Live

Education and Training

2019 | Journalism legal training, BBC

2019 | Clore Emerging Leadership Programme

2018 | Oral history and heritage project training

2018 | Advanced DBS clearance

2017 | Radio and podcast training, Something Else

2016 | 1st Class Honours BA Anthropology and Sociology, Goldsmiths UoL

2016 | Ethnographic Filmmaking, Goldsmiths Uni

2013| Full UK Driving license 

2011 – 2014 | Intern and Work Experience

The Guardian, Pan Macmillan, Outside Org, Huck Magazine, Notion, Magazine, Transgressive Records, NME, Secret Garden Party

Education and Training

2019 | Clore Emerging Leaders

2018 | Workshop facilitation training, Something More Near

2018 | Oral history and public heritage project training, On The Record

2017 | Broadcast training for radio and podcasting, A New Direction & Somthin’ Else

2018 | Media training, Walcott Foundation & The Creative Society

2016 | 1st Class Honours BA Anthropology and Sociology, Goldsmiths, University of London

2013 | Journalism training and mentoring, Live Magazine

2012 | Apprenticeship in Digital and Creative Media, DV8