Freelance Journalist/Writer

Clips

Selected news:

How a tight-knit Pacific Islands community is saving its culture (Honolulu Civil Beat)

Army promotes first female Pacific Islander to Major General (Ka Wai Ola, p.10)

How aerospace built the South Bay (Easy Reader News)

Aerospace reinvents itself in a new era (Easy Reader News)

Where's our fish? (Pacific Standard Magazine)

French Polynesia battles for independence (The Diplomat)

Environmental health a challenge (Cook Islands News, for UN Ridge to Reef)

California governor Jerry Brown overhauls education (Easy Reader News)

An interview with Alan Friedlander, chief scientist of Pristine Seas Project (Cook Islands News, for UN Ridge to Reef)

Aquaponics project in the Cook Islands (Science & Development Network)

An interview with the widow of a murdered man (Easy Reader News)

Cover story on a community’s fight against a power company (Easy Reader News)

Neuroparticle to attack artery plaque (Santa Barbara Independent News)

Selected features:

A profile on reggae artist Sashamon (Hermosa Beach Summer Concerts Magazine)

Meet the pilots of Air Rarotonga (Escape Magazine)

Saving Terranea Resort from the brink of collapse (Peninsula Magazine)

Digging Deep: Paddling the Catalina Classic (Easy Reader News)

Great White Hype: The truth about sharks (Easy Reader News)

Building resilience (Water & Atmosphere, NIWA Magazine)

Drifting into the Grand Prix (Beach Magazine)

Why is China in laid-back Rarotonga? (Pacific Islands Report)

Breeding a new generation of stuntmen (Beach Magazine)

Flying toward heaven (KiteGirl Magazine)

Selected travel writing:

A visit to Rakahanga (Escape Magazine)

Atiu: Land of the birds (Beach Magazine)

Mauke: Where my heart rests (Escape Magazine)

Story about Atiu that won a travel writing contest

Selected copywriting:

Sponsored content (Oregonian Live, for Cook Islands Tourism North America)

Advertorial: In the prime minister's words (Elite Traveler Magazine, for Cook Islands Tourism North America)

Advertorial about the Cook Islands as a destination (Global Traveler Magazine, for Cook Islands Tourism North America)

Advertorial for Global Traveler, April 2019

A profile on master celestial navigator Tua Pittman

Newspaper advertorial (for Cook Islands National Environment Service)

Message from the prime minister published in The Oregonian

Blogs for Thyrst Beauty 

Clarifying the confusion over MPAs (for UN Ridge to Reef)

Understanding MPAs (for UN Ridge to Reef)

Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for the U.S. Pacific Islands Region 2018 (Pacific Basin Development Council)