Jackie is an award winning, internationally published visual journalist, currently based in New York City, working regionally. She is available for freelance work and will travel for assignments.
Since graduating from Rochester Institute of Technology in 2016, her accolades include attending the the Eddie Adams Workshop as part of the class of XXVIII in 2015. In 2016 she was awarded a Yunghi Kim Grant, for a story she is currently documenting on a transgender man who had an unplanned pregnancy with his fiancé. In 2016 she was selected to attend the New York Times Portfolio Review. Currently she is participating in a three year program as a mentee to Jim Estrin and Ed Kashi. She also was selected as a Women Photograph mentee under Chelsea Matiash and Paula Bronstein.
Family is the root of Jackie's passion for storytelling. She enjoys exploring modern families overcoming adversities all over the spectrum. Topics ranging from transgendered rights, fertility issues, foster care, and disability. Her photographs explore how these differences can mold and shape the dynamic of each family she meets.
Her clients include The New York Times, ESPN's The Undefeated, AARP, Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Newsday, Narratively, The Globe and Mail, Metro UK, and Duży Format.
In her spare time, Jackie can be found with her nose in a book, doing random dance moves, and exploring new places.