Born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland, Gabriella is currently based in Bellingham, Washington.

When her hands aren't in the dirt, she uses graphic design and photography to share stories about fishing and agriculture to connect people with where their food comes from. 

 

EXPERIENCE

MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS SPECIALIST
Whatcom Conservation District/  September 2018- Present / Lynden, WA 

AMERICORPS FOOD EDUCATOR
Common Threads Farm /  August 2017- June 2018 / Bellingham, WA 

PHOTOGRAPHY LAB MANAGER
Syracuse University/ September 2013 - May 2017 / Syracuse, NY 

FARMER APPRENTICE
Moon Valley Farm Inc./ May 2016 - August 2016 / Baltimore, MD 

ECO-ART INSTRUCTOR         
601 Tully: Center for Engaged Art and Research  / September 2013- July 2014 / Syracuse, NY

EDUCATION

SYRACUSE UNIVERSITY, May 2017
Maxwell School of Citizenship & Public Affairs
Summa Cum Laude
B.A. International Relations and Citizenship & Civic Engagement
         Geography and Photography concentration
    
GRANTS & AWARDS

Citizenship & Civic Engagement Summer Engagement Grant (2017) 
MoMA PS1; The National YoungArts Foundation exhibit (2014)       
YoungArts Photography Merit Award (2013)

YoungArts  Honorable Mention (2014)    
Drexel University Photography Award (2013)