I am a creative person. I enjoy a fast paced work environment and am not afraid of a challenge. I am organized and self motivated. I have an associates degree in Journalism and Mass Communication. I am currently working on my Bachelor degree in Strategic Communications. I have always enjoyed working with people and I am excited to continue my career!
Feb 2007 - Present
I currently am working on a marketing project for the new Captured Images Photography workshops. In addition to photographing weddings we will also be holding educational workshops. I am an assistant wedding photographer. I work as a second shooter during the ceremony. At the reception I work as a creative, candid photographer. I help pose the bride and groom as well as any family group shots. I also assist with the creative bridal portraits.
Feb 2012 - Present
Customer service & Sales
I am a beverage expert. In sharing the knowledge that I have about our products I assist my customers in growing their businesses. My day consists of handling inside sales, service and support calls.
This position has given me great experience in dealing one on one with small business owners. I am gaining valuable sales experience. I know the knowledge I am gaining now will be applicable throughout my career.
May 2007 - Sep 2010
Capital One Auto Finance
I started with Capital one as a customer service representative. I received between 150-200 incoming calls everyday. I fielded customers questions about everything from insurance claims to taking payments. I transferred to the collections department and became a risk associate. I did skip tracing to find information on current customers that we no longer had any current contact information on. I made outbound calls to customer who were delinquent on their auto loans. I worked a specific list each month and then I also had a team list I worked frequently.
Jun 2004 - Aug 2004
Aug 2011 - Present
Oklahoma State University
Aug 2004 - May 2005
Associates of Arts
Aug 2001 - May 2003
I was very involved with the Oklahoma Broadcast Education Association (OBEA) organization on campus. I headed the concert committee from 2001-2003. I was also very active on RSU- Radio and served as an assistant to the metal music director. The radio show I did each week was called Random Rock. I was also the Student Government Association representative for RSU-Radio.
Adobe In Design
The instructions for this assignment were to seek out someone whom I admire professionally and write a feature style news release about them. The release needed to be at least 500 words long, include quotes and all relevant information needed to interest the news media in this person. I had to incorporate numbers, names of cities and states, titles, addresses, etc... to demonstrate my knowledge of AP Style. I also had to be sure to include a headline in SENTENCE CASE as well as contact information and a dateline.
The instructions for this assignment were to contact a local organization and write a media advisory about an event that the organization was having. We had to contact someone from the organization to get the information. We were not allowed to pull information from online sources.
The instructions for this assignment were to contact a local organization and write a press release about an event that the organization was having. We had to contact someone from the organization to get the information. We were not allowed to pull information from online sources.
The instructions for this assignment were to take the 8 pages of fact sheets and produce website copy. We were to write text for the home page and a sub page of our choice.
This is a website I built when I took Internet Communications in 2012.