Here are some of my favorite videos I worked on as staff video producer in the video unit at the Associated Press.
Published on Apr 18, 2013
A teenager whose photograph appeared on the front page of the New York Post in connection with the Boston Marathon bombings says he was stunned to see himself portrayed as a potential suspect. (April 18)
Published on Mar 5, 2013
Vice President Nicolas Maduro says Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has died at age 58. (March 5)
I wrote and edited this piece from archival and news sources as a staff video producer.
Published on Feb 5, 2013
The first all-girl rock band in Indian-controlled Kashmir has decided to disband after only one concert because of threats its teenage members received on social media and a demand from a top Muslim cleric that they stop performing. (Feb. 5)
I produced, wrote and edited this video as a staff video producer for AP.
Published on Jan 11, 2013
Miss District of Columbia, Allyn Rose is in a fight for her life, and it’s not just for the title of Miss America. She tells the AP why she’s planning to get a preemptive double mastectomy after her pageant season ends. (Jan. 11)
I pitched, produced, wrote and edited this piece as a staff producer for AP.
Published on October 17, 2012
As the US Supreme Court decides what role race should play in college admissions, some Asian-Americans argue that the use of race as a criteria hurts more than helps. Asian-American college students discuss their personal experiences.
I pitched, produced, wrote and edited this as a staff producer for AP.
Published on Jul 27, 2012
A young woman from Soweto, South Africa, Mandisa Mandikane, shares her harrowing personal story of AIDS to raise awareness about HIV prevention while attending the 2012 International AIDS Conference in Washington. (July 27)
I pitched, produced, wrote and edited this video as staff producer for AP.