Andy Pitts

Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Present

Public Relations/Communications Intern

D.C. United

Wrote feature game day pieces and training notes for Major League Soccer club. Managed media needs on game days. Prepared press releases for player national team call-ups. Developed a club connection part of United's website for Sunderland (D.C. United's premier league partner club). Provided support for CONCACAF Women's Championship.

Apr 2011 - May 2014

Student Leader


Coordinated weekly meetings of campus ministry with 500+attendees. Planned retreat weekend for 100+ attendees. Lead small group Bible studies. 

Nov 2011 - Feb 2014

Head Coach

Chapel Hill Community League

Taught basic basketball skills to 9-10 year old boys

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

Publicist/Communications Intern

Discovery Communications

Awarded Discovery Communications' "Intern of the Week” for August 5 (out of 100 interns).  Worked with Science Channel and Velocity Networks. Executed program publicity for network programming including Through the Wormhole with Morgan Freeman, Overhaulin', Fantomworks, and What's in the Barn Promoted Velocity all-new series Dallas Car Sharks and Science Channel's Memory Games 2013. Provided brand support in conjunction with network marketing teams. Coordinated grassroots outreach at San Diego Comic-Con for Science Channel, including panel support for Outrageous Acts of Science and The Unexplained Files series.

Aug 2011 - Jan 2013

Newspaper Staff Writer

The Daily Tar Heel

Staff writer for one of the top ten newspapers in the country. Conducted player interviews as well as wrote monthly articles for the Sports' Desk. Covered women's tennis, women's golf, men's soccer and fencing.

May 2008 - Jun 2009

Sales Associate

Cutco Cutlery

Preformed in the top 20 in sales nationwide during the summer

Sold over $20,000 in specialized cutlery 




University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Honors & Activities


Chi Psi Fraternity

Deans List

University of North Carolina
GPA of 3.5 or Higher (3 consecutive semesters)

Eagle Scout

Boy Scouts of America