work/portfeauxlio

fellowshipping.

i was selected as a 2018-19 Reveal Investigative Fellow to better understand the paths of juveniles charged as adults in the state of Mississippi, where kids’ journeys through the adult system can include incredibly long pre-trial wait times or none at all depending on where they're arrested. Read more here

i was a 2018 "Bringing Home the World" Fellow through the International Center for Journalists (ICFJ). I went to Liberia in July 2018 to report on the current socio-political climate under the country's first indigenous president. Read more about the project that has a historical connection to Mississippi here. 


my first “big girl” job after grad school was at the Jackson Free Press, an alt-weekly in Mississippi’s capital city.

Sheroderick Story

"Young Perps" The Cost of Sensationalizing Youth Crime

Trump

That time Trump crashed the Mississippi museum openings

here's the entire database of my JFP stories:


i interned at NBC BLK once upon a time. here are some of my stories: 

some moons ago i was the inaugural lifestyle editor for Blavity. here's some work linked below from my time there: 

 

there are tons more links and information from the past on my LinkedIn.