Currently a senior at Elon University in Elon, NC, I am both excited and greatly anticipating entering the workforce in the Spring of 2011. I am a strategic communications student with extensive experience and knowledge in the public relations, marketing and advertising fields. Over the past three years, I have cultivated essential skills and experience that will make me an asset to any organization. I am highly motivated, talented, driven and a proven strategic thinker.
Aside from my career aspirations, I am originally from the Kansas City area and have lived since in Carlisle, PA, Boston, MA and now have found myself in North Carolina. I am an avid ballet fan and former dancer and thoroughly enjoy the arts.
I hope you will take the time to explore my site further. While my resume is posted here, I hope you will note some of my highlights listed below.
-Excellent leadership experience in nearly every realm; I have a notable blend of confidence, resourcefulness, tenacity, dedication to my work, and attention to detail that is invaluable.
-A remarkable dedication to the communications field including experience at Bernstein-Rein Advertising in which I was exposed to reputable clients and participated in advertising and PR efforts alike for organizations like Hostess, McDonald’s, MetLife and PetSmart.
-Was promoted from Account Executive to Team Leader within four months of hire date at Live Oak Communications, a student-run PR agency who works with professional clients.
-Familiar with the inner-workings of an agency through my experience with Live Oak Communications; Additionally, familiar with organizing marketing and public relations efforts for a non-profit through work with the Edible Schoolyard at Greensboro Children’s museum.
-Excellent writing ability, as demonstrated in samples included and in published work.
-Strong interpersonal communication skills and a passion for developing and maintaining relationships.
-Ability to adapt readily and seamlessly to new conditions and requirements while still demonstrating my vast skill set and impressive ability to work with promptness, ease, and efficiency on deadlines.