Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - May 2012

Student Worker

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

• Wrote and scheduled tweets for the University Twitter account daily

• Web Maintainer

• Created weekly social media analytic reports

• Monitored and edited university social media accounts

May 2011 - Aug 2011

Social Media Intern

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

• Wrote and scheduled tweets for the University Twitter account daily

• Created weekly social media analytic reports for university Facebook and Twitter accounts

• Assisted in launch of university Foursquare account

• Created the Social Media Guidebook for the university

• Photographed campus events

• Drafted information for university social media accounts

• Assisted with coordination of Welcome Weekend events

• Managed social media campaigns

Sep 2009 - Nov 2009

Soundboard Operator/Teleprompter Operator/On-Air Personality

WIUP-TV
  • Operated the soundboard for "The Big Hit" sports show
  • Typed in dialogue and operated teleprompter
  • Served as an on-air analyst and had a pre-filmed segment on fantasy football
  • Spent one semester working on the show (Fall 2009) 

Education

Education
Aug 2007 - Apr 2008

Bachelor's

Pennsylvania State University

I attended Penn State-Shenango as part of a Dual Enrollment program through Sharon High School. I earned credits while simultaneously completing my senior year in high school.

Portfolio

Skills

Skills

Photography

Basic Photoshop Lightroom familiarity Experience in point-and-shoot/SLR Photography techniques Photo editing Photojournalism

Journalism

AP Style Copy Editing Copy Writing Research practices Formatting Headline writing Web/Print publishing

Public Relations

Experience in:   Public Relations practices Problem Solving Entertainment Public Relations Social Media/Digital PR Public Relations/Communications writing  

Typing

85 wpm

AP Style

Social Media

Familiarity with various social media platforms:   Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Foursquare Google+ YouTube   Experience with social media marketing, campaign management, and social media analytics, and best practices.

Writing

I have written multiple types of newspaper articles:   Feature Straight news Civic   I have written multiple types of communication devices:   Speech News release Newsletter Fact Sheet Public Service Announcement Broadcast news release Social media news release  

Microsoft Office

Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Powerpoint

Reading knowledge of Italian and Spanish

Interest

  • Public Relations
  • Writing (Creative, Journalistic)
  • Photography
  • Technology
  • Sports (Football, Baseball)

Summary

Seeking a position in public relations, communications, journalism, marketing, or a related field utilizing my strong analytical and communication skills combined with a bachelor’s in Journalism and knowledge of social media.