Awards & Nominations


National Magazine Award, Best Feature, THIS Magazine, 2018


SSHRC Canadian Graduate Scholarship, 2007-8

Social Sciences & Humanities Research Council of Canada


Michael Baptista Award, CERLAC, York University, 2007

Alan Lessam Memorial Award, Best Ethnomusicology Essay,

York University, 2006

Additional Experience

Archival Producer & Licensing, 2011-present

Lead Editorial Assistant & Editorial Writer
York University, Toronto, 2006-2008


Host & Segment Producer

CHRY FM, Toronto, 2006-2008 

Wisdom Publications, Boston MA, summer 2004



Fluent English

French Proficiency

Spanish Proficiency

Conversational Portuguese


Screenplay & Television Writing with Nika Rylski, 2017

SEO Specialization, UC Davis Extension, 2016

Digital Marketing Specialization, University of Illinois, 2016 Advanced Feature Writing, Ryerson University, 2016

Writing For Magazines and the Web, Ryerson University, 2015

Non-Fiction Writing, Christine Pountney, 2014-15

MA, Ethnomusicology, York University, 2008

BFA Honours in Music, York University, 2006

Communications & Liberal Arts, Concordia University 1997

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