Kate Kearns

Kate Kearns

Summary

I am a results-oriented professional who offers fresh perspectives and builds strong relationships with stakeholders.

Work History

Work History
2011 - 2014

Editor, Consultant

Freelance
2011 - 2013

Office Manager

Mutual Publishing, LLC
2008 - 2012

Editor, Tutor, Resident Advisor

Hawaii Pacific University
2006 - 2011

Corporate Intern, Salesperson

Creative Kidstuff

Skills

Skills

Communication

- Managed outgoing communication to clients and business partners - Tailored communication styles to audiences of various cultures and skill levels - Won the Women in Communication Award and nominated as commencement valedictory speaker at Hawaii Pacific University

Organizational Liaison

- Represented organizational interests at community, cultural, and professional events - Managed communication between company executives and clients/partners - Selected as representative on a university strategic planning committee

Relationship Development

- Improved relationships by learning about cultural backgrounds and interests of peers/clients - Maintained team cohesion and support by celebrating successes and milestones - Created and maintained relationships on all organizational levels

Product Revitalization

- Achieved a revenue increase of 57% and a five-year sales high at a major regional book and music festival through extensive sales data analysis - Refreshed and executed a metro-area LEGO competition for over 100 participants ages 3-adult

Project Management

- Managed preparation, sales, and staffing for a major regional book and music festival - Managed a team of nine editors in the production of a multimedia literary magazine

Education

Education

Bachelor of Arts

Hawaii Pacific University

Minors in Spanish and English, GPA 3.92

  • Women in Communication Award
  • Summa cum laude
  • Makana Scholarship
  • University Scholar
  • Dean's List
  • President's Host
  • Alpha Chi national honor society
  • Alpha Lambda Delta national honor society
  • Lambda Pi Eta national honor society
  • Sigma Delta Pi national honor society, President
  • Sigma Tau Delta international honor society, VP