Emiley Bainbridge

Emiley Bainbridge


Aug 2005 - May 2009

B.A., Journalism and Broadcasting

Oklahoma State University

Major: Public Relations; Minors: Marketing and Spanish.

GPA: 3.64

Related coursework:

  • Public Relations: Media Style and Structure, PR Communication Methods, Mass Communication Law, Advanced PR Media, Crisis Communication, PR Research and Campaigns and Social Media.
  • Marketing: Consumer and Market Behavior, Promotional Strategies and Market Research.

Work experience

Work experience
Sep 2008 - Present

Event Director

Kids Who Care
  • Oversaw the assembly of hygiene packets for Hurricane Ike evacuees.
  • Coordinated the publicity of the event to the OSU campus.
  • Collaborated with a disaster relief organization in order to deliver the packets in a timely manner.
  • Organized the clean-up of  the facility after the event.
Jun 2010 - May 2011

Business Counselor - Small Business Development Center

Los Alamos Commerce and Development Corporation

Provided counseling, one-on-one training, and advocacy services to entrepreneurs and business managers in the Los Alamos-area. Coordinated 30+ workshops per year - scheduled presenters and hosted workshop activities; designed and prepared workshop brochures, sent workshop e-mail invitations and managed media publicity

Jun 2010 - May 2011

Coordinator - Arts and Cultural District

Los Alamos Commerce and Development Corporation

Facilitated a 25+ person committee to organize the planning process for this District. Managed the media relations of the District. Organized site visits by our cultural planning consultants - meetings with the committee, business community, political community and interested citizens.

Jun 2009 - May 2010


Griffin Communications - OKBlitz.com
  • Coordinated 24 staff members in a range of day-to-day operational activities.
  • Served as a liason between departments in the resolution of different operational problems.
Dec 2009 - Mar 2010

Communications Committee, Leadership Team

Church of the Servant - Stop Hunger Now
  • Served on the leadership team to coordinate the five hour event when 1,200 volunteers would make 101,160 meals for the needy in  Africa.
  • Coordinated the publicity of the event to the church congregation.
  • Wrote and edited articles for the church paper.
  • Managed 50+ volunteers on the day of the event to keep the assembly line running smoothly.
May 2008 - May 2009

Communications and Marketing Intern

Oklahoma Heritage Association
  • Pitched media stories to outlets statewide.
  • Wrote and edited articles for the Association's magazine.
  • Wrote e-newsletter articles.
  • Prepared for special events.
  • Updated the Association's Web site.
Jan 2008 - Dec 2008

Philanthropy Director

Phi Mu sorority - Phi Mu's Phinest Pageant
  • Directed an all-male pageant to benefit the Children's Miracle Network.
  • Raised approximately $3,200 through ticket sales, donations and advertising.
  • Managed a 15-member philanthropy committee to coordinate the event.
  • Publicized the event campus- and community-wide.
May 2007 - Jul 2007

Marketing and Special Events Intern

  • Created a campaign to gather Oklahoma-made products as a giveaway during a fundraising event.
  • Involved in planning a rally for United Way's fundraising campaign.




Microsoft Outlook

Microsoft Office

Includes: Microsoft Word, Power Point and Excel.

Adobe Photoshop

Adobe InDesign

Associated Press writing style