Freelance Journalist/Writer


Selected journalism:

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)

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)

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)

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

Profiling an aquaponics project in the Cook Islands (Science & Development Network)

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

Building resilience (Water & Atmosphere, NIWA Magazine)

Selected features:

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

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

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

Meet the pilots of Air Rarotonga (Escape Magazine)

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

A visit to Rakahanga (Escape Magazine)

Atiu: Land of the birds (Beach Magazine)

Mauke: Where my heart rests (Escape Magazine)

Drifting into the Grand Prix (Beach Magazine)

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

Selected copywriting:

A profile on master celestial navigator Tua Pittman

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

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

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

Newspaper advertorial about Access and Benefit Sharing agreements (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)

Misc. work:

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