Account Executive with Portland, Oregon boutique PR agency Maxwell PR. Graduated from the University of Oregon with a bachelor's degree in journalism focused in public relations. Originally from Sun Valley, Idaho, I have lived in the great state of Oregon for almost seven years.

Things I like: journalism, social media, fashion, tasty food, cooking, yoga, the outdoors, dancing, sports - especially the Oregon Ducks.

Work History

Work History
Sep 2010 - Present

Account Executive

Maxwell PR

Account Executive with Maxwell PR on Kettle Brand, Pacific Natural Foods and Yogi Tea account teams. I help execute strategic and creative campaigns and assist in branding, consumer engagement programs, social media community management, blogger and media relations for local and national brands.

Oct 2008 - Mar 2010

Account Supervisor

Allen Hall Public Relations
  • Account Supervisor for OSU Extension Service in Lane County
  • Increased community awareness and participation in programs provided, while managing and delegating a team
  • Wrote volunteer feature stories, wrote a public relations plan, and created a bi-monthly e-newsletter to program volunteers
  • Implemented and maintained social media tools; created a Twitter following of over 250 in four months
  • Account Executive for the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
  • Increased student membership and participation in museum exhibition
  • Created and held student event, "Rock the Quad," in May 2009 that increased student membership by 250
Jun 2009 - Mar 2010

Public Relations Intern

Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art
  • Created a news release schedule and drafted releases
  • Research on artists, exhibitions and publications
  • Promoted new and upcoming exhibitions to different local and regional media
  • Created and maintained media lists
  • Updated and maintained web site
  • Oversaw work of other public relations interns
  • Worked events


Sep 2006 - Jun 2010

Bachelor of Arts

University of Oregon



Adobe Photoshop and InDesign

Social media and blogging skills

I am an expert with social media tools such as Facebook, Twitter and GooglePlus, and have managed multiple brand communities by curating content, answering customer service questions and creating editorial calendars. Find me on Twitter @kcolesworthy.