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Work experience

Jan 2009May 2010

Sports Writer/Political Columnist

The Daily O'Collegian

For one semester at the Daily O'Collegian, I covered a number of different sports including: baseball, tennis, cross country, and track and field. During my last two semesters at the paper, I wrote a biweekly column about current political topics.

Jul 2007Jul 2008

Senior Financial Services Representative

Verizon Wireless

During my time as a financial services representative, I managed a number of consumer accounts. This job demanded excellent negotiating skills as it pertained to making financial arrangements with customers that had fallen past due with their payments. It also required excellent computer skills in the following Microsoft programs: Word, Excel, Outlook, Access, Internet Explorer, and PowerPoint.

Sep 2006May 2007

Online Editor

The Pioneer

Managing the content placed on the newspaper's website was my primary responsibility..  For this, I worked with a webmaster to place the content from the  weekly print edition online. Also, I wrote and edited numerous stories specifically to provide additional content online in between the publications of our print editions. Designing pages using InDesign and writing content for the print edition was also required for my job.. During my two semesters there, the online edition won two awards from the Oklahoma Collegiate Press Association for it's online edition.

Sep 2002Aug 2006

Senior Airman

United States Air Force

While in the Air Force, I worked extensively at the Keesler Medical Center in the Heallh Services Management career field. While there, I managed outpatient records, created  appointment templates for physicians, and answered telephone consultations

Education

Aug 2008Mar 2010

Bachelor of Science

Oklahoma State University
Aug 2006May 2007

Oklahoma City Community College

Skills

D2L
Adobe Photoshop
Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Safari
Microsoft / MacOS
ENG/EFP Production
Pro Tools
Microsoft Office
Final Cut Pro

References

Dave Hunziker

Marc Krein