I am a recent from National University with a both a bachelors and masters degree in Strategic Communications. There have been many assignments and projects that I've participated in some way on. I've been interested with public relations and campaign operations yet maintained my journalistic roots. The virtual campaigns that I've used throughout getting my degree have been both diverse in their content and execution.
Having worked on the communications staff for the Iowa Senate Democrats writing public releases and creating video packages for radio and television come second nature to me. Ever since the creation of Facebook and Twitter integration both platforms into a campaign is a must. I am also a published author and journalist. I was the managing editor,
I have worked on the communications staff for the Iowa Senate Democrats. I am able to create advertising campaigns with a social media twist. I am also a published author and journalist. I was the managing editor, student-government reporter and a member of the editorial board of the Des Moines Area Community College student newspaper, The Chronicle.
As a student, I helped lobby the Iowa legislature for additional funds for Iowa's community colleges. My colleagues and I helped develop DMACC’s associate of liberal arts journalism track.
My philosophy is simple: I believe as a communicator everything starts with writing. Having the right strategy is important, but the execution is more valuable than ever. It’s a given that we now live in a social media age… it’s embedded in everything we do, and it is my job to ensure the success of a company through great writing and social media.
Everything Starts with Writing