Work History

Work History

TV Editor

2013 - Present
Indiewire.com

• Organized daily, weekly, monthly and annual workflow for site with 12 million+ readership
• Covered and attended live events (2015 Golden Globes, 2014 Emmys) for networking, interviews, etc.
• Worked with Social Media Coordinator to implement campaigns for audience of 12 million+
• Worked with studios, distributors, public relations companies and other outlets to expand readership
• Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Preview, Final Cut Pro and more design software used regularly

Associate Features Editor

2009 - Present
PopMatters.com

• Write convincing critiques using reason, logic and facts to structure arguments
• Network with film festival programmers and other outlets to expand reach and influence
• Work with many different staff members to generate traffic-driving features, lists, and content

Production Assistant

2011 - 2012
Walt Disney Pictures

• Responsible for a wide array of specialized tasks daily
• Worked closely with script supervisor, assistant directors, camera operators, and crew
• Required long hours, travel, decisive action, and constant awareness

Client Claims Assistant Manager

2009 - 2011
Kramer and Frank, P.C.

• Input claim data from clients and analyzed information for Client Claims Manager
• Connected and networked with various vendors and representatives regarding client services
• Operated with Microsoft Excel, Word, Powerpoint and Adobe extensively

Education

Education

Certificate in Grant and Developmental Writing

2014 - 2015
Glendale Community College

- Completion with high marks in "A to Z" Grant Writing Certificate Program

B.A. Mass Communication and Journalism

2005 - 2009
The University of Iowa

- Focus on writing persuasive writing via editorial, criticism and specialty writing

Skills

Skills

Computers

Mac, Windows, Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.), 75 wpm, HTML coding, Adobe Dreamweaver, CMS publication, SEO compliant for headlines and tagging

Social Media

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Tumblr, iOS Apps, More