EDUCATION:One-Year Certificate Program: Documentary Photography and Photojournalism. International Center of Photography (ICP). New York City. Year 2014- 2015.
Photojournalist and Multimedia producer Freelance. Working with various different national and international agencies including, New York Times, Huffington Post, The Irish Times, Rwanda post, UNICEF, UNHCR, Films for Action among others. Year 2008- present.
Communications Officer. Governance and Human rights unit: Trocaire. Maynooth. Ireland. Working with partners in Central America, Africa, Asia and Ireland documenting human rights violations, implementing communications strategies, promoting and highlighting Governance and human rights projects for various Trocaire’s stakeholders, Advocacy work, creating awareness of access to justice initiatives, developing communication material for social media, assembling resources and research papers for POs, organising public information and exhibition events. Year 2012- 2015.Facilitator: Human rights and communications. Specific workshops in exploring the Dochas code of conduct of images and messages for overseas volunteers. Development Perspectives. Ireland and Tanzania. Year 2010.
Translator. SPIRASI Center for Survivors of torture. DublinTranslator of English - Spanish, Spanish – English, and Sign language. Year 2009- 2012.Information and events Officer. Latin American solidarity centre. Dublin 2. Year 2008.
2015. ICP George and Joyce Moss Scholarship.
2013. Thomson Reuters Foundation Scholarship.
2012 World Press Photo Workshop: Multimedia Journalism
“Punto de Inflexion”. International Center of Photography. Guatephoto International Photography Festival (Collective exhibition). 2015- 2016
“Tipping Point”. International Center of Photography. New York City. 2015 (Collective exhibition)
8x8 Photo festival. Dublin. 2014 (Collective exhibition)
“The long struggle for justice in Guatemala”. Irish Aid Center. Ireland. 2013
“30 Years of Silence”. Belfast Photo Festival. 2013
“Foto Genocidio”. Guatemala. 2013 (Collective exhibition)
“Stories of Survival and Save heaven”. UNHCR. Photo Ireland. 2012 (Collective exhibition)
2015 ICCL Human Rights Film Awards. Third place prize. ‘Let the Devil Sleep’,
2015. Guth Gafa International Documentary Film Festival
2015 Finalist in “Short-short” context. Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for documentary photography and film.
2015 “30 Years of Silence” Latin American Film Festival
2014 Northern Ireland Human Right film festival “Let the devil sleep” Rwanda, 20 years on from Genocide.