Sept. 2016 - present
Specialize in spirits, hospitality, travel and lifestyle industries

Freelance Journalist


Sept. 2016 - present
Offer editorial services and advice to corporations and small business owners, including press strategy, written releases, on-camera media training and resumes.

PostWork Media Consulting


The Wall Street Journal

Video Producer and Reporter, 
Aug. 2006 - Aug. 2016

Lead producer for daily live show, Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero, which features breaking news, lifestyle, science and business content. Book experts and celebrities, produce, script and edit live and taped segments. 

Lead producer, special events coverage such as State of the Union, Inauguration, and Mid-Term Elections. 

Contributed print features focusing on food trends to WSJ Greater New York, Off Duty and Personal Journal sections. 

Starting position: News Assistant (2006), Associate Editor (2007), Multimedia Producer (2009).


Lead WSJ Producer, The News Hub
Dec. 2012

Part of the team recognized for breaking news coverage of the Supreme Court’s healthcare mandate ruling.

National Press Club Award for Online Excellence


Invited seminar presenter offering media training for bartenders and hospitality professionals. Judge, Bar Institute Up Fronts challenge.

Baltimore, April 2016
Austin, June 2016
Manhattan, Nov. 2016
Brooklyn, Nov. 2017

The Bar Institute


Master of Arts, Journalism
Master of Science, Journalism

Columbia University School of Journalism

Bachelor of Arts, English

University of Pennsylvania