Vesna Jaksic Lowe

4615 Center Boulevard, Apt. 3207, Long Island City, NY, 11109

Professional Experience

I have 15 years of experience that includes an award-winning journalism background and strategic communications work at leading non-profit organizations focusing on human rights. I am bilingual, have a master’s degree in International Affairs, and have worked in several countries. As a daily newspaper reporter, I won 12 awards from the Society of Professional Journalists, a Special Achievement Award and an international fellowship.


9 Years
Other, Specify
5 Years
Social Media
2 Years


Newspaper - Local/Regional
6 Years
Newsletter - Trade
3 Years
5 Years

Total Media Industry Experience

9 Years

Other Work History

In addition to my work as a staff reporter at three newspapers, I published two cover stories in Corporate Counsel magazine and have had stories in Thomson Reuters Foundation, Washington Post's Parenting blog and As a strategic communications professional at two leading non-profit organizations, I also wrote, edited and placed many blog posts, op-eds and letters to the editor in other people's names, including in the Bangkok Post, The Guardian, the Huffington Post, The Lancet Global Health blog, The New York Times and Politico.

Foreign Language Skills


Work Permits & Visas

eligible to work in the United States, Canada and the European Union


12 awards from the Society of Professional Journalists Special Achievement Award for immigration coverage from International Institute of Connecticut 2006 Greek Cultural Fellowship from Internews