I didn’t pursue the journalism course… opting for the communications path instead. I’ve worked for the Los Angeles Unified School District, Sempra Energy and now Public Storage.Survey
What are the top three skills journalism students should learn in college?:
(For ANY job)
* Perfect the art of writing and speaking clearly
* Think critically about everything
* Feed your drive and ambition
What were your duties at ATVN? :
Executive Producer / Graduate T.A.
How did ATVN prepare you for your career?:
ATVN taught me how to prioritize, ask critical questions, write clearly and thrive under deadline pressure. It also reminded me that it’s okay (and good) to have fun while you work.
What is your advice to aspiring journalists?:
If you love it, do it and do it well.
If you don’t love it, find something else and do that well.