Amber Perdue

Amber Perdue



Works Completed




Social Media

Event Planning



  • Community Assistant
  • Edward Jones Scholar
  • Team Leader for Drury Residential Life Staff
  • Marketing and Communications intern
  • AAF member


  • Special Events Intern, Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks
  • Admission Intern
  • President of The Executives (Drury Entrepreneurship Club)
  • Drury Ambassadors
  • Orientation Leader

Work History

Work History
May 2012 - Present

Marketing & Communications Intern

Drury University

I write Drury University press releases by doing research and conducting interviews. I occasionally author stories that are published in the "University" portion of the Springfield News-Leader.

Nov 2011 - Present

Key Holder


I work within a unit with the store manager and other key-holders. My position allows managerial opportunities with other employees, sales and store maintenance.

Aug 2011 - Present

Resident and Community Assistant

Drury University

As an employee of the university, I work with on-campus residents to promote a supportive environment that encourages empowerment, engagement, respect, and safety.

Jun 2012 - Aug 2012

Special Events Intern

Big Brothers Big Sisters of the Ozarks

I assisted with event planning details for Taste of the Ozarks, a large scale fundraiser for BBBS that raised $160,000. Building up to the big night, my duties included: obtaining auction items by talking to business managers or marketing personnel; designing a promotional email; and managing the silent auction portion of the event.

Apr 2009 - May 2012

Admission Intern

Drury University

Update excel sheets, attend on campus and off campus events to represent Drury University, interact with prospective students.

Dec 2007 - Aug 2009

Customer Service Associate

JC Penney

Provide customer service, maintain organization of the floor, work on the register to transact purchases, solicit sales of product and applying for card, communicate with customers via telephone.