Aug 2007 - May 2011
Jun 2011 - Present
Marketing & Communications Coordinator
The primary goal of this position is to create concise, informative and relevant content for membership and community communication. This task includes, but is not limited to: research, strategic planning, content development, advertisement and promotional material design, media relations, website management, event promotion, external communication via e-newsletters and social media.
Aug 2010 - May 2011
Media Style & Structure Teaching Assistant
Assisted the professor by teaching a weekly lab of 15 to 20 journalism students. Edited and graded writing
assignments and quizzes for consistency with AP Style. Offered one-on-one tutoring when requested.
May 2009 - Jul 2009
Summer Intern, Legislative Affairs
Researched political events and posted pending legislation alerts on a community awareness website.
Proposed and managed utilization of social media for member retention and promotion of the Chamber
Employer Health Care plan. Assisted with facilitation of Chamber events and various marketing tasks.
Jun 2008 - Aug 2008
Assisted with writing, development and distribution of the Chamber’s quarterly newsletter. Helped plan,
promote and facilitate the Chamber’s first 5K run.
Aug 2007 - Apr 2008
Served as receptionist for the office by assisting all individuals who sought help or information, directing them to the appropriate staff member or department. Duties included typing, filing, making copies of documents and applications for the SGA and greeting all visitors.
Jun 2007 - Aug 2007
Video Editor / Intern
Assisted on-location reporters to learn how to effectively capture news. Answered the tip hotline, wrote a
story for broadcast and sat in on the set to run the teleprompter. Quickly transitioned to fill an open video
editing position to build set lists and edit stories for each of the evening newscasts at 5, 6 and 10 p.m.
School of Media & Strategic Communications Ambassadors
STATEments - Student-run PR firm, Firm Director
AdClub - Secretary, Historian
Alpha Delta Pi Sorority - Director of Standards and Ethics
Order of Omega - top 3 percent of Greek Community
Gamma Chi - Panhellenic Recruitment Counselor
Healthy Living Expo Committee
Women's Business E-nitiative
Relay for Life
Special Olympics Volunteer
Performers on the Rise - Publicity
Into the Streets