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Aug 2008Present

Radford University

College of Humanities and Behavioral ScienceBachelor of Science

Major: Communications and Media Studies


Minor: History

Professional Related Courses Taken:                                                  

Basic News Writing    

Electronic News Gathering  

News Reporting  

Media Performance                                      

Digital Imaging                                                         

Web Design 

Information Technology Systems 

Media Law and Ethics                                                

Communication Theory                                                                                                                

Specialized Journalism/Digital Entrepreneurship

Sports Management

Public Speaking

Work experience

Mar 2012Present


WDBJ 7 Roanoke News

- Followed and learned from a current reporter

- Assisted in the shooting and editing of news packages

- Observed how a working news room works on a daily basis

Sep 2012Present

Office Administrator

Bridges System Integration
Jan 2007Sep 2011


Glory Days Grill

- Learned time management skills

- Built relationships with customers

- Developed teamwork and group assistance skills

- Promoted four times within company


Interview Skills
Have conducted numerous interviews to add as sources for news coverage.
Computer Skills
Microsoft Word Powerpoint Movie Maker Excel  Dreamweaver Photoshop



Assistant Director of Recruitment, Delta Zeta Sorority

Alpha Omega Pledge Class President, Delta Zeta Sorority

Freelance writer for the Whim, RU's online news magazine


My professional ambition is to work collaboratively with the employees of a news station and contribute in a proactive way to better the outcome of an institution's news coverage by the shooting, reporting and editing of news stories.

Please follow the link below to my Reporter Reel:

Please follow the link below to my RU Business Building Story on the Radford University website:

Contact Information:

[email protected]

(703) 463-8775