Okky was born in Wakatobi, South East Sulawesi, in 1990. Her first introduction to the media occurred when he was only 5 years old. Accompanied by her father, she learned to spell a newspaper headline highlighting the former President Soeharto’s speech. She spent most of his student’s life in Makassar and Jakarta. She got her first job as a journalist and producer in a local television station while still in graduate school. After finished graduate school, she decided to look for a job in the capital.
Adaptation has been the first among numerous lifetime skill sets that Okky got from moving towards one city to another. it has been proven useful for her profession, allowing her to learn fast of politics and humanitarian issues. Being adaptive also fueled Okky’s passion for community services. She loves to volunteer in community events, mainly on design and documentation. She is passionate about photo & videography and skilled in design and editing.
Okky has 7 years of experience as a television journalist. She sees closely some of the most notable events and occasions in Indonesia including elections, parliament plenary sessions, disasters, and the expose of big corruption cases at KPK. Okky has also been a Vice-President Office’s embedded journalist. She is also familiar with digital content creation, social media analytics, and online-news verification. She was the speaker of some training facilitated by the Google News Initiative program in Indonesia.
- Master of Science in Media Management, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom – Awarded by Indonesia Endowment Fund for Education (2015-2016)
- Bachelor of Law, Universitas Hasanuddin, Makassar, Indonesia (2008-2012)
other team members
Jennifer has always been interested in helping other people connect with each other. To pursue her education in communication, she departed to Australia and received her bachelor’s degree in Communications from Deakin University with distinction. She also gained some experience in Australia by interning at two notables public relations agencies in Australia, where she learned more about media relations and content writing.
Noke Kiroyan has several decades of experience in senior management with top-performing multinational corporations. His cross-cultural communication skills and background in senior management allows him to blend local knowledge with modern managerial know-how and devise business solutions with socio-cultural acumen.
Born in Bandung, Michello spent most of her childhood in Medan. Her keen interest in social and political issues, was initially triggered by her active involvement in English-debating competition during high-school. She earned her bachelor degree in social and political sciences, majoring international relations from Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung and entitled in cum laude.