Work History

Work History
Sep 2013 - May 2014

AmeriCorps VISTA

Fair Chance, DC

• Developed online promotion, led media content, and
executed pre and post-event coverage for gala, 650+ guests
• Developed fundraising event templates and manuals; optimized
the templates based on evaluation of effectiveness and feedback
• Implemented new best practices for organizational video content
• Implemented an improved social media calendar for Facebook and
Twitter; produced corresponding social share graphics
• Supported team during fundraising stretch year through strategizing,
research, event planning, copy editing, calendar and media management
• Wrote and submitted grants and reports

Jun 2012 - Feb 2013

Independent Copy Editor/Writer

L. Hoelle Productions
  • Copy edited two full-length novel manuscripts
  • Wrote guest blog for the National Law Center on Homelessness and Poverty
Jan 2012 - Apr 2012

Columnist/ Copy Writer

Votive Magazine
  • Writes 2-3 feature articles monthly
  • Identifies and develops magazine brand (as member of a team)
2011

Production Coordinator/Personal Assistant

Filmworks, Inc
  • Organized and coordinated (as a member of a team) a 9/11 tenth anniversary event in Battery Park, Manhattan, 20K participants
  • Moderated multimedi content for Ning-based network, 300 members
  • Wrote bi-weekly newsletters, 500 subscribers
  • Increased social media activity  through provocative discussions with followers
  • Wrote project summary blogs for all current Filmworks, Inc. projects
2010

Multimedia Editor

Flux Magazine
  • Won (as a member of a team) Associated College Press Feature Magazine Award and Columbia Scholastic Press Association College Magazine Gold Crown Award
  • Managed team of 5 video content producers
  • Designed and enforced (as a member of a team) the production schedule
  • Produced teaser and short documentary content

Education

Education
Sep 2006 - Jun 2010

Bachelor of Arts

University of Oregon

Achievements:

  • Honors Thesis: Ethical Disclosure of Producer Subjectivity in Documentary Production (with Distinction)
  • Study Abroad: Dublin, Ireland
  • Kidd Creative Writing Tutorial
  • Presidential Scholarship Recipient