Download PDF

Work experience

Jan 2009Feb 2010

Sponsor Chair

Delta Delta Delta

-Plan and implement special events from start to finish

-Research various products to ensure most cost effective purchases

-Maintain schedule during both planning and actual event

Aug 20102010

Dues Support Specialist

AICPA

Temporary Position

-Submitted daily reports to senior executives

-Assisted with special documentation of company policies and procedures

-Assisted with special projects assigned by Supervisor

May 2009Aug 2009

Client Services Intern

Capstrat

-Created and maintain extensive databases

-Wrote, proofed and edited press releases, newsletters and proposals

-Researched information and provide findings to senior executives

-Pitched stories to local media

-Administrative duties

Nov 2008Mar 2009

Team Member

PRSSA Bateman Case Study Competition

-Attended events as representative for client

-Researched ways to promote client

-Utilized social media outlets such as Twitter, Myspace & a blog to promote client's message

-Put together extensive portfolio depicting actions that took place

Sep 2008Dec 2008

Intern

Alamance County Special Olympics

-Wrote press releases, backgrounder, information sheet and brochure to gain more athletes and volunteers

-Wrote and recorded public service announcement

-Used Adobe software to design advertisements promoting bowling tournament

May 2007Aug 2008

Camp Counselor

Camp Seafarer

Education

Aug 2006Present

Bachelor of Arts

Elon University

Skills

Event Planning
I know how to design, plan and implement events on a small and large budget.
Adobe Suite
I am able to work with Adobe programs such as DreamWeaver, Photoshop and InDesign
Microsoft Office
I am proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, Access and Powerpoint.

References

Lisa Schiller

I worked under Lisa in 2006 and she has become a mentor to me since then.

Portfolio

Objective

To find a career in marketing and communications that uses my skills and talent that I have developed through undergraduate classes and relevant internships.

Summary

Creative, high energy communications major with strong oral and written communication skills. Diverse and relevant experience in the marketing and public relations industry.

Interest

Traveling

Meeting new people

Sports

Researching and planning

Hanging out with friends

Reading