Christine Larson

Christine Larson

Work History

Work History

Marketing Assistant

Hanna Community Center

  • Assisted in market research and implemented analysis of the non-profit.
  • Made and distributed flyers, buttons, and other promotional items for the center's largest event, Ebony and Ivory Ball.
  • Implemented social media marketing plan and event calendar for Ebony and Ivory Ball for Facebook and Twitter.
Jan 2011 - May 2011

Communications Intern

Lafayette Crisis Center

  • Provided center with well-researched proposal of initiatives that were needed to bring them success in the community.
  • Set up focus group with other non-profits, which gave a better understanding of services provided.
  • Wrote news release and op-ed stories that were pitched to local newspapers.
2008 - 2010

Camp Counselor

Stansfield Sports Camp

·Helped kids learn perseverance, self-confidence, and how to function as a part of a group.

·Enhanced campers’ inventiveness with dance steps, routines, and stage techniques.

·Utilized interpersonal and public speaking skills to assist camp with performance for parents.

2008 - 2009

Guest Services Representative

Monon Community Center

·Implemented marketing strategies around the park and built relationships with customers with media database.

·Managed customer relations and conflict resolution in both Aquatics Park and recreational center.

·Ensured the continuation and enhancement of services with the registry of classes, processing payments, and fitness classes.

2004 - 2008

Dance Instructor

Carmel Dance Center

·Proven leadership from instruction and coordinating performances of multiple dance classes.

·Provided excellent education in the classroom and taught performance qualities.

·Emphasized creativity of choreography among students by scheduling activities in class.


Aug 2007 - Present

Bachelor of Arts

Purdue University

Career Pursuit Information


To obtain a full-time position in the field of Public Relations, Advertising, or Marketing.


I am a recent graduate of Purdue University and majored in Advertising, Marketing, and Public Relations.  I hope to find a job in media or marketing and do something I am truly passionate about.  I am a hard worker, energetic, and have dedication to every project I am involved in.  I manage my time well and have a strong work ethic.  My friends and co-workers would describe me as passionate, ambitious, and dependable.  

I am a part of the Delta Zeta Sorority and Purdue Dance Team, which have become a big part of my life. I have also worked for non-profit clients including Hanna Community Center and The Crisis Center of Lafayette.  I have completed progressive marketing, public relations and advertisements for these non-profits and also collaborated with a group to come up with branding of the College of Liberal Arts for Purdue.

Volunteer Experience

Purdue University Dance Marathon (fundraiser for Riley Children's Hospital)

Organized canned food drive to raise funds for charity

Walked in many run/walks for Leukemia, Breast Cancer, and Abused Women

Set up and worked in haunted house for Boys and Girls Club in Lafayette

Participated in philanthropic events through sorority


-Photoshop, Excel, PowerPoint, Dreamweaver, Indesign Software knowledge

-Pursues excellent quality and pays attention to detail

-Good written and verbal presentation proficiency

-Strong work ethic and time management skills