Freelance Journalist/Writer

Clips

Selected newspaper work:

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)

South Bay photographer strikes chord (Easy Reader News)

California governor Jerry Brown overhauls education (Easy Reader News)

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

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

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)

Announcing climate change aid to the Pacific (Science & Development Network)

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

An interview with Gene Simmons (Easy Reader News)

Akaoki'anga kaka: Returning the glory (Cook Islands News)

Hillary Clinton's visit to the South Pacific (Cook Islands News)

Biomedical breakthrough (Cook Islands News)

Eclipse chasers descend on tiny island (Cook Islands News)

Weekly opinion column for Cook Islands News

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

Neuroparticle to attack artery plaque (Santa Barbara Independent News)

The sheephead are dying (Santa Barbara Independent News)

Selected magazine work:

French Polynesia battles for independence (The Diplomat)

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

Where's our fish? (Pacific Standard Magazine)

Meet the pilots of Air Rarotonga (Escape Magazine)

Building resilience (Water & Atmosphere, NIWA Magazine)

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

Aronga Mana: Traditional leaders of the Cook Islands (Escape Magazine)

Drifting into the Grand Prix (Beach Magazine)

Breeding a new generation of stuntmen (Beach Magazine)

For the love of whales (Escape Magazine)

Flying toward heaven (KiteGirl Magazine)

Vaka Eiwa (Pacific Paddler Magazine)

Selected travel writing:

Punarei: The real Aitutaki (Escape Magazine)

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 for Oregonian Live

Advertorial: In the prime minister's words

Advertorial about the Cook Islands as a destination in Global Traveler Magazine

A profile on master celestial navigator Tua Pittman

Newspaper advertorial about Access and Benefit Sharing policy for Cook Islands National Environment Service

Message from the prime minister for The Oregonian

Blogs for Thyrst Beauty 

Other work:

Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy for the U.S. Pacific Islands Region 2018 / Produced for Pacific Basin Development Council