A community theater production centering Filipina voices and narratives through personal stories on womanhood, cultural upbringing, and heritage. Proceeds of the show went towards Roots of Health (Ugat Ng Kalusugan), a non-profit organization that provides health services and education to families in Palawan, Philippines.
2015Author Events Intern, Asian American Writers’ Workshop
Assisted in publicity efforts for author events and discussion panels; handled event logistics, (book orders, A/V releases, and merchandise sales); prepared, set up, and recorded video and audio at events; archived photos, video, and audio for distribution on AAWW website and social media platforms.
2014-2015President, English Majors Club at Hunter College
Set weekly agendas for club meetings; consulted with executive officers and club advisors on member activities and student outreach; organized and publicized events for students and professors of the English department.
2014Treasurer, The Olivetree Review
Managed the finances and budgeting of the literary arts journal; managed intra- and inter-office communications with regards to production and finances.
2012-2013Associate Editor, The Olivetree Review
Conducted, transcribed, and edited interviews with published writers for publication; reviewed prose and poetry submissions with senior staff editors.
Skills and Abilities
Active and attentive listening
Excellent editorial analysis
Excellent audio transcribing
Good analytical reasoning
Good theoretical understanding
Attention to detail
Voice acting/voiceover work
Proficient in Japanese language and writing (hiragana and katakana)
Proficient in Spanish language and reading comprehension
Proficient in conversational Filipino language (i.e., Bicolano, Tagalog)
Blogging; Filipino American literature and media; literary works of Black women writers and Latinx writers; post-colonial theory; Japanese culture, media, and language; Criterion Collection