Forced ( 2018)
Three women rebuild their lives after they were forced to flee their homes in 2014, when the dreaded militant group Boko Haram invaded their village in Borno, Northeast Nigeria. The women – Ruth, Esther and Saratu – symbolize thousands of girls and women who were abducted, raped and displaced during the decade-long insurgency. Student Academy Awards, Nominee (2018).
'I count my blessings': Redding resident saves home from Carr Fire (2018)
Matt Smith returned home to a neighborhood in flames in Redding, Calif., on July 26. Smith works for the U.S. forest service and was able to battle the fire to save his house. Published in The Washington Post.
The Mushroom Hacker (2018)
Most people dread rainy days, but Alan Rockefeller revels in them. Rockefeller, 40, works in cybersecurity to pay the bills. But his true passion emerges after a downpour, when the wooded areas of the East Bay pop up with molds and mushrooms. Published in SF Chronicle.
Students, Stress and Suicide in Silicon Valley (2015)
A look at suicide prevention in Palo Alto, where an unusually high number of high school students have committed suicide in the past decade. Published in AJ+.