My Work

Writing:

 

Selected works

First Person:

Family Lines: Losing My Grandmother In Greece on Killing the Buddah

Here’s What Happened When James Corden Fixed Me Up On A Date on USA Today

Here’s Why I Gave Him Sausages When He Broke Up With Me on Yahoo

Here’s What I Learned Watching Usain Bolt Run His Final Race on HuffPost

How ‘Cangelenos’ Like Me Stay Canadian in LA on CBC

Entertainment:

Syrian Refugees and Rage Against The Machine’s Tom Morello Protest Through Music on The Huffington Post

Oscar Award-Winning ‘The White Helmets’ Shows Muslim Humanitarians At Work on The Huffington Post

Here’s How The Oscars Are Recognizing Syria This Year on The Huffington Post

Sports:

Here’s How Olympic Swimmers Deal With Their Periods on TeenVogue

Female Olympic Athletes Honored Over 50 Years Later on GOOD

Syrian Refugee Turned Olympic Swimmer Faces Fears in Return to Budapest on GOOD

Dodgers honor their past at Old-Timers’ Game distributed through the AP and picked up by ESPN

Serena Williams Isn’t The Only Badass Mom Who Proves Exercise and Pregnancy Go Hand-In-Hand on Romper

Beijing will showcase best of sport and curling at CPT Women’s Worlds

From Strength to Strength: How Israel Hopes to Advance Curling’s Growth On the World Stage (I won a full expenses paid trip to Scotland from the World Curling Federation to cover the European Curling Championships. This and other curling stories below are from that trip. Thanks WCF!)

Curling: A Sport United Through Passion

Ontario Rivals Team Up For Scotland at the Europeans

Canadian Chips In To Keep Germany Hopes Alive at European Championships

International:

GREECE

Greek Orthodoxy is Losing Its Grip On the Next Generation on The Ground Truth Project

Family Lines: Losing My Grandmother In Greece on Killing the Buddah

GLASGOW, SCOTLAND

From Strength to Strength: How Israel Hopes to Advance Curling’s Growth On the World Stage

Curling: A Sport United Through Passion

Ontario Rivals Team Up For Scotland at the Europeans

Canadian Chips In To Keep Germany Hopes Alive at European Championships

LONDON, ENGLAND

Here’s What I Learned Watching Usain Bolt Run His Final Race on HuffPost

BUDAPEST, HUNGARY

Syrian Refugee Turned Olympic Swimmer Faces Fears in Return to Budapest on GOOD

What Egypt’s History Books Will Remember Farida Osman For on FINA

Why the Best High Divers are Actually Afraid on FINA

How Chad Le Clos and Laszlo Cseh Balance Rivalry and Friendship on FINA

Kylie Masse Wins Historic Victory for Canada on FINA

Adam Peaty Cements Himself as Swimming Royalty on FINA

SOUTH KOREA 

Coming soon! I will be covering the Winter Olympics — February 2018.

On Camera:

HBO’s Crashing Premiere With Judd Apatow, Pete Holmes and Gina Gershon
Role: Producer/Host/Editor

2016 Pre-Emmy’s Brunch With Kate Walsh, Kathy Griffin and Tracee Ellis Ross
Role: Host/Editor

2016 Teen Choice Awards Red Carpet With Hey Violet
Role: Host

2016 Teen Choice Awards
Role: Host

In Studio With Johnny Orlando
Role: Producer/Editor/Host

Pre-Grammy’s Party With Joseph David-Jones of Nashville
Role” Producer/Editor/Host

On Set With Johnny Orlando
Role: Producer/Editor/Host

Producing:

“Song of Time”
December 2016
This short doc follows one of the last film accompanist organists at his theatre The Old Town Music Hall in El Segundo as he trains up his young protege.

My role: Coordinated and conducted all interviews as part of a two person documentary team. Advised on edits and edited the opening segment.

Radio:

I hosted “Morning Becomes BASIC!” on KXSC Tuesday mornings 7 a.m. to 8 a.m. from September 2016-May 2017 where I played the best pop music to help you start your morning off right.

Other People’s Work I’m Featured In:

The Late Late Show with James Corden

The Tight Ends Podcast (Ep. 24) (go to 20 min mark)