M.A., English (Writing & Linguistics)
Northwestern State University, 2017
GPA 4.0, Honors

B.A., History magna cum laude
Roanoke College, 2013
GPA: 3.88, Honors in History

work experience

Editor-in-Chief (April 2016-present)
The Kraze Magazine

  • Track all articles from conception to completion to ensure deadlines are met

  • Edit around 25 web articles each month to eliminate errors, improve quality, and maintain style

  • Proofread around articles for each quarterly print issue, checking for style and errors

  • Conduct interviews and review application materials for all editorial applicants

  • Manage and lead a global editorial team of 15+ writers, editors, and translators

Communications Coordinator (May 2018-present)
location withheld for privacy

  • Manage department website and social accounts

  • Develop social media strategy and monitor analytics

  • Design branded graphics and publications as needed

  • Copywriting/editing as needed

Managing Editor (2012-2013)
Roanoke Review

  • Tracked all article submissions, accepted pieces, and rejections

  • Managed communication between authors, the public, and the magazine

  • Worked with Editor to proofread final manuscripts and eliminate errors

  • Coordinated a team of readers and participated in weekly review meetings

Freelance Writer, Editor, Proofreader (2011-2018),,

  • Edited and proofread manuscripts, websites, and other texts to ensure accuracy

  • Researched and wrote articles for the web and social media on various topics

  • Effectively managed timelines to ensure competing project deadlines were met

  • Served as a consultant for clients regarding style and content of pieces

*Additionally, I serve as a consultant for both non-fiction and fiction writing as needed.


  • Wordpress, Drupal

  • Trello

  • Microsoft Suite

  • Twitter, Facebook

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Korean (high intermediate)

  • digital writing/editing

  • copyediting

  • research

  • editorial management

  • Chicago Manual of Style

  • social media management


BTS Trans/Bangtan Subs
Video Subtitler, 2015-present

Contract Writer, April 2019

Social Media Manager, 2018


Professional Editing
UC Berkeley, expected end of 2019

Content Marketing, in progress

Content Strategy, in progress

Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language
Northwestern State University, 2018

Korean, four-year program, 4.0 score


Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Chi, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Alpha Phi

Selected Roanoke College awards:

  • Award in East Asian Studies

  • Susan B. Millinger Award in Ancient History

  • Kim Kyu Shik Award in Asian History

  • Outstanding Student in Japanese Award