Alexandra John

Alexandra John

Work History

Work History
Aug 20010 - Present

Barista

Barnes & Noble
May 2012 - Aug 2012

Intern

US Senator Mark Warner
  • Assisted with constituent casework, acting as a liaison between the Senator and his consituents.
  • Researched legislation and agency information when appropriate.
  • Attended meetings with community and business leaders and local political events.
  • Performed administrative duties involving Intranet Quorum.
Jan 2011 - Dec 2011

Opinions Section Manager

Whim
  • As section manager, produced up to five articles each week, including extensively researched pieces that improved the legitimacy of the section.
  • Volunteered to cover campus events and profile local businesses for the Life section.
Jun 2011 - Aug 2011

Journalism Intern

New River Voice
  • Researched, planned and wrote feature articles of local places and events.
  • Communicated virtually with my editor-in-chief, Dr. William Kovarik.

Education

Education
Aug 2009 - Dec 2012

Bachelor of Science

Radford University

In addition to working up to 30 hours per week, I maintained a 3.4 GPA and participated in student media.

Portfolio

Skills

Skills

Social Media

I am effective in using social media like Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr to promote stories and the reputation of the news outlet.