I am a graphic artist, interactive developer and designer for Voice of America. I design, illustrate, animate and write code to tell stories. VOA provides objective news and information in 45 languages to over 235 million people around the world every week. For over 75 years, VOA has broadcast content that many people cannot get locally: objective news and information about the US, their region and the world. | Read more

Metro sketchbook

A year of surreptitiously drawing people on the Red Line.

interactive portfolio

Looking for answers to the mystery of mass shooters

Who commits public mass shootings? What motivates them to kill? With the help of a landmark database, VOA examines the social, psychological, emotional and environmental factors that contributed to these rare crimes.

comics portfolio

A series of comic book panels. A charcoal portrait of a poacher inset inside of a drawing of an elephant.

Poacher’s regret: Inside the bloody hunt for elephants

Poaching has hit Tanzania’s Selous Game Reserve hard. Over a decade, nearly two-thirds of the preserve’s savannah elephants were lost, most for their ivory.

design portfolio

The Worth of a Girl: Child marriage around the world

VOA reporters around the world focused on the worth of a girl to reveal how a young bride is valued by the family she leaves behind, the one she joins, and to learn the cost to the girl herself of marrying before age 18.

illustration portfolio

Illustration of a wife of an ISIS fighter standing trial in Iraq for supporting Islamic State.

Foreign wives of ISIS fighters sentenced to death in Iraq

The condemned women are among 560 foreign wives of IS fighters in Iraq. With the women in detention are 900 children. The fathers are all dead, missing or are captured accused militants.

video portfolio

Animating ‘Shoura: an experiment in reconciliation’

A new documentary from VOA News explores a town torn between victims of Islamic State, the families of ISIS members, and how they’re attempting to come to terms with the past.