Holly Collins

Holly Collins

Work History

Work History
Jan 2011 - May 2011


WSLS Newschannel10

Enhanced journalism skills in and out of the newsroom as an intern. Shadowed professional reporters to seek and film media, including the practices of: writing scripts, editing videos, and posting finished works online by the 6 o’clock news. Interacted with producers to fill rundowns, and assisted where possible at the station 

Jun 2008 - Oct 2009



Preserved customer-friendly image while presenting guests to their seats, taking orders and serving food, clearing and sanitizing tables, washing dishes, stocking work stations, participating in promotional events, and supervising employee work ethics as a head waitress 

Oct 2007 - Mar 2008


Macado's Restaurant

Accountable for answering phone calls, making dessert, operating the cash register, seating guests, clearing tables, cleaning bathrooms, mopping the floors, and preparing to-go orders

Dec 2005 - Jun 2007


Carlos O'Kellys

Performed duties as a hostess and as a restaurant server. Greeted and seated guest as a hostess; coordinated to-go orders, restocked stations, and attended to coworkers, accordingly. Served guests as a waitress; carried food to tables, cleaned and vacuumed work area, and executed side-work regulations


Sep 2007 - May 2011

Bachelor of Science in the School of Communications

Radford University




§ COMPUTER SOFTWARE: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, MS PowerPoint, MS Outlook on both PCs and Macs. § OTHER SOFTWARE PROGRAMS: Photoshop, Dreamweaver, ENPS (Essential News Production System), iMovies, iTunes, Social networking sites on both PCs and Macs. § BUSINESS EQUIPMENT: RCA Digital Voice Manager, digital/video cameras, flip cameras, Final Cut editing system, and classroom broadcast practice equipment. §    KEYBOARD WPM: 75