January 2017 – May 2017

Journalism Student Assistant

Langara College
  • Designed a new custom-built website based on the WordPress CMS for the Langara Voice, Langara College’s official student newspaper
  • Migration of eight years of content and images from the previous site, incorporated a new brand into the design using CSS, and introduced new functionality, including several custom-built plugins
  • Integrated new SEO tools into the site,  leading to increased page views of 37% over a three-month period following re-launch

December 2016


Global BC
  • Interned with B.C.’s most watched news network, assisting the assignment desk, digital team and ENG team in the field for segments aired during the 6 p.m. news hour
  • Produced unique web content for, including social media copy and multimedia elements
  • Sourced subjects and tips to aid Global’s coverage of numerous winter weather events, political stories, and provided source information on several breaking news stories

March 2016 – December 2016


Ubyssey Publications Society
  • Published UBC  Vancouver’s official newspaper, including oversight a team of 22 full-time journalists
  • Collaborated with a diverse board of students, professional staff, and journalists to publish the once-weekly paper with a web presence receiving 680,000 unique page views per month
  • Developed new monetization strategies and new forms of media/content creation to adapt to current industry trends

December 2014 – January 2017

Vice-President & Digital Communications Manager

Better Transit & Transportation Coalition (BTTC)
  • Assisted community stakeholders across a broad range of sectors to approve a regional plebiscite on transit and transportation funding in Metro Vancouver
  • Created digital content, directed the coalition’s communications contractors, and oversaw social media channels on behalf of the coalition and partner organizations
  • Developed a digital outreach strategy, and coordinated media relations, volunteer recruitment, and other GOTV activities

June 2016 – October 2016

Special Projects Officer

University Neighbourhoods Association (UNA)
  • Oversaw the planning and execution of governance-related projects for a quasi-municipal organization at the University of British Columbia which represents the interests of over 11,000 residents
  • Initiated a review of the corporate structure and incorporation documents of the association, working with multiple layers of stakeholders, and engaging with outside consultants
  • Developed a new outreach and public relations strategy for the UNA’s elections and governance initiatives

March 2014 – May 2015

President & CEO

Alma Mater Society (AMS) of UBC Vancouver
  • Oversaw the strategic direction of the largest student society in Canada, representing over 50,000 students on the UBC Vancouver campus, including a workforce of over 1,000 professional and student employees, and an operating budget of over $18.5 million
  • Coordinated the commissioning of UBC’s new $110 million student union building, including move logistics, internal communications, and an external communications strategy for the opening of the facility
  • Directed a five person communications team overseeing the AMS’s media and stakeholder relations, and acted as chief spokesman for the organization

March 2013 – March 2014

Vice-President, External Affairs

Alma Mater Society (AMS) of UBC Vancouver
  • Oversaw all government relations with the various levels of government on behalf of UBC students on issues related to post-secondary education
  • Founded B.C.’s largest post-secondary lobbying organization, the Alliance of BC Students, representing over 135,000 students after a decade of similar efforts
  • Successfully re-negotiated the U-Pass BC agreement affecting 135,000 post-secondary students and assisted in implementation of the Compass Card system to U-Pass BC holders

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Video Production (FCP, DaVinci, Premiere Pro)

Copy Writing & Editing


Coding & Web Design(CSS, Javascript, HTML, Ruby)


Graphic Design (Adobe Creative Suite)

Audio Production (Logic, Cubase, Audacity, Audition)


Persistent and dedicated

Strong interpersonal skills

Creative problem solving and analysis

Works well under pressure

Advanced proficency with Microsoft Office




High School Diploma

Masuk High School

I graduated with CAPT High Honours, Community Service Honours, and Tri-M (Music Honour Society) Honours. I was also involved in the Masuk Latin Club as the President, Marching Band as a Section Captain as well as multiple other musical ensembles. I was also the 2011 runner-up for the Barton L. Weller Scholarship.


Post Degree Certificate, Journalism

Langara College

I graduated from Langara College’s journalism department, the oldest in western Canada. For eight months, I worked as a journalist with the Langara Voice newspaper, produced podcasts, videos and re-designed the entire Voice Online site from scratch.


BA Candidate, Political Science

University of British Columbia – Vancouver

I started my undergrad at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, British Columbia in political science, and have taken over ten semesters of courses, including in literature, communications, political science, international relations, and business management. While at UBC, I’ve also co-founded the Thunderbird Marching Band, western Canada’s largest marching band, became involved in the UBC Student Legal Fund Society, and headed up The Ubyssey newspaper’s Investigative Team. I’m expecting to graduate in Fall 2018.



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