The Huffington Post
Senior Community Editor
April 2011 — May 2013
Enabled a system of community management through monitoring trends and topics and creating a system of both anecdotal and algorithm-based engagement metrics.
Building a team of community managers to engage niche communities and increase return visitors.
Trained editors to look at user contributions as a measurement of engagement including reader blogs, twitter chats, photo submissions, art work and polls.
Developed system of user elevation and contributions to increase dedicated readership and UGC.
Managed content packages for deep user engagement including a highly exalted HuffPost Book Club and Girls in STEM Mentorship Program.
Launched new commenting platform based on actions and enabling deeper user-to-user discussion.
Worked with product and labs teams to create user engagement tools widely used on culture, entertainment and lifestyle verticals.
Assisted in management of moderation and support teams.