Work Experience

2019 - 2021
Krea University

Manager, Media Lab

  • Educated students at one of India's top liberal arts and science schools in using multimedia to communicate ideas
  • Conceptualized and produced multimedia content and marketing materials for Krea University
  • Developed a prototype for an interactive virtual reality education module to enhance learning experiences
  • Co-developed curriculum and designed interactive exercises for an online and in-person course in creative expression with renowned filmmaker and documentarian Hariharan Krishnan
Journal of Medical Insight

Video Editor, Videographer

  • Managed media, created proxies and edited surgical procedure videos using Adobe Premiere
  • Filmed surgeries being performed at Harvard Medical School
2017 - 2018
Google News

Associate Editor, APAC

  • Curated the news using article-based Topics, selected Featured Articles and crafted push notifications for millions of daily users in India and Indonesia
  • Conducted notification experiments in four languages that grew audience several fold and resulted in new product features and improved user targeting based on language settings and preferences
  • Worked with Editorial team to develop strategies to cover major news events such as the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics and state elections in India
2016 - 2017
NBC Boston

Web Producer

  • Wrote and edited press releases and articles on politics, general news, and local community issues
  • Managed home page, newsletter, social media and push notifications for and
Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Student Fellow

  • Reported on communities in Bangladesh coping with climate change, published by New Security Beat and National Geographic in the US and China
  • Produced, directed, and filmed award-winning short on Floating Hospitals that was screened at the Consortium of Universities in Global Health conference in April 2017
  • Presented finished work to University of Pennsylvania undergraduates in 2019, with digital follow-up presentations that reached youth audiences around the world
2014 - 2018
Boston University

Graduate Instructor

  • Taught incoming class of journalism graduate students how to tell multimedia stories using Final Cut Pro, Adobe Premiere Pro and other digital reporting tools through a revised syllabus
2012 - 2014
Pramati Technologies

Creative Writer

  • Editor of the Internal newsletter, Plug-in; called for and coordinated content from offices in three cities
  • Curator and Editor of bi-weekly documentary screenings
  • Writer for user experience (UX) and technical documents

Freelance Work

2015 - Present
Freelance / Self-Employed

Freelance Artist / Consultant

  • Sourcing and logging footage for Hollywood documentary on the January 6 Capitol insurrection
  • Produced and edited photographs, videos and written content for clients including Boston Medical Center, Harvard University, Boston Press Photographers Association, JetBlue Airways and Boston University
  • Researched questions, scouted location and set up interview with Wen Stephenson, a prominent climate activist and author, for Climate Media Engine, a web video series by Interlock Media, Inc.
  • Reported local enterprise pieces including a lead story for the Somerville Neighborhood News TV station


Class of 2016
Boston University

Master of Science (M.S.), Broadcast Journalism

For my Masters capstone project, I partnered with a fellow journalist to produce a multimedia piece on girls escaping the sex-trade in Greater Boston.

Class of 2012
Indian Institute of Technology, Madras

Master of Arts (M.A.), English Studies

My Masters thesis examined the connections between existing feminist theories and the female characters in Director Mani Ratnam’s films with a focus on the role of the "item girl" in regional cinema.


Documentary Filmmaking

Video Editing


Creative Writing

Marketing & Communications

Photo Editing




Winner, Online News Video, Society of Professional Journalists Region 1


1st and 3rd place, Video category, BPPA College Contest


Christopher John Weigl Memorial Award for Excellence in Visual Journalism


Finalist, Outstanding Story on any Subject by a South Asian Student in the US

Washington, D.C.

3rd place, Golden Lenses Awards for Looking China 2015 Youth Film Project