• Empire State School Press Association (ESPPA), speaker on interviewing techniques, October 2016 and 2015.
  • Edward R. Murrow Program for International Journalist, speaker on journalism and democracy, 2016 (upcoming), 2015 and 2014.
  • Editor, Democracy in Action, Election Day 2016 (upcoming), 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, and 2011.
  • Mirror Awards Judge, April 2016.
  • Active participant in the planning and execution of the Newspaper & Online Journalism Department’s first Spring Workshop, April 2016.
  • Member, Newhouse Doctoral Program Review Committee (Fall 2012).
  • President, Newhouse Doctoral Association. Started the Newhouse Research Blog at (2012-2013).
  • Member, Science Communication Professor Search Committee (Spring 2013—Fall 2013).
  • Reviewer, Environmental Communication Division, International Communication Association (December 2012 for ICA’s 2013 Conference.)


  • Small-table facilitator, Onondaga Lake Watershed Visioning Session, for the Onondaga Lake Partnership (June 2012).
  • Co-lead facilitator, Forum on Civil Discourse, for FOCUS Greater Syracuse (February 2011).
  • Community Image Study Committee Member, Onondaga Citizens League (2010).
  • Web support, Auburn Community Mosaic Project (2010).
  • Green Study Committee Member, Onondaga Citizens League (2009).
  • Facebook development and training, Hospice of the Finger Lakes (2009).
  • 40 Below, co-founder (2004).


  • International Communications Association
  • Association for Education in Journalism and Mass Communication
  • Investigative Reporters and Editors
  • Online News Association

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