Laura Gronski

Summary

Proficient with PCs and Macs:  Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access, Flash, Photoshop, iMovie, Wordperfect, Explorer, ACS

Website Production:  Designed and uphold website for St. Francis In the Fields Episcopal Church

Advertising:  Developed magazine ads for Twizzlers, Listerine and Princess Cruises (College Project).  Design monthly and weekly newsletters for St. Francis Parishioners. 

Writing:  Created a PR portfolio using St. Jude's Hospital as a subject (College Project).

Work History

Work History
Jun 2007 - Present

Office Manager

St. Francis In the Fields Episcopal Church

Using my communications degree daily creating weekly worship bulletins, designing, editing and proofing monthly and weekly newsletters, flyers and inviations and scheduling and planning church functions.  Design and maintain Church calendars and website through ACS Technologies (a national website and financial program for churches).  Work with treasurer counting, depositing and recording weekly collections.  As a receptionist for the church I sort mail, send invoices, receive phone calls and take messages, greet guests.

2002 - 2007

Horticulture Assistant

Carmel Clay Parks and Recreation

Developed and implemented plains for park beds.  Helped numerous volunteer organizations on Park Beautification Days.  Created and maintained yearly calendars. 

Education

Education
Aug 2002 - May 2006

BS

University of Evansville

Communications degree required three areas of study:  Advertising, PR and Video Production.  These three areas were taught utilizing Photoshop, iMovie, Flash on Macs and Microsoft Office on PCs. 

Aug 2003 - Dec 2003

Harlaxton College

Improved personal independence and understanding of other cultures through studying, living and traveling in Europe.