Kleo is the team’s newest addition, bringing with her a passion for writing, analysis and research, social justice, and engaging effectively with Culturally and Linguistically Diverse audiences.
Prior to joining CultureVerse, Kleo worked as a writer for satirical news program The Struggle, filming and producing video content, developing scripts and presenting on camera. She has also written for the NT News, Mojo News, Beat Magazine and Law Institute Journal.
Kleo also worked as an Author and Data Analyst for Ipsos Australia, authoring major reports for high profile clients. Projects that Kleo worked on included Fairfax Media's political poll — handling confidential and delicate data, and overseeing the performance of project teams.
In 2019, Kleo won the Australian Press Council's best postgraduate essay on Media Ethics.
Kleo holds a Bachelor of Arts (Creative Writing), and an Honours Degree in Media and Communication from RMIT University. She also holds a Master of Journalism with Distinction from Monash University.