Kimberly Espinoza

Kimberly Espinoza


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Work History

Work History
Jul 2014 - Present

Community Parntership Coodinator

Boys & Girls Aid
Sep 2010 - Mar 2014

Regional Marketing Manager

  • Conducted market research to create marketing strategies that grew higher education business more than 30 percent annually and consistently surpassing 50 other regions for more than three years.

  • Developed visual marketing materials and managed regional Facebook Page targeted towards individuals and organizations.

  • Fostered relationships with higher education professionals and associations, supervised sponsorships, facilitated projects, established public relations opportunities, and coordinated campus events and trade shows.
Jan 2010 - Mar 2010

Public Relations Consultant

Eugene Marathon
  • Developed community relations plan resulting in exceeding the organization's goal of increasing 2010 marathon participation to 10,000 people.
  • Pitched and implemented social media campaign including a Facebook page, Twitter profile, and YouTube channel.
  • Conducted primary and secondary research through focus groups and online surveys.
Sep 2009 - Mar 2010

Transfer Seminar Teaching Assistant

University of Oregon
  • Consulted for other PAC-12 universities' academic advising programs to increase their seminar course enrollment.
  • Solicited, scheduled, and managed relationships with weekly guest presenters and panelists.
  • Provided academic support to students through events, orientations, individual meetings, and online forums.
Jun 2009 - Jan 2010

Corporate & Media Partner Manager, Development & Donations Coordinator

Ballet Fantastique
  • Developed community outreach to build partnerships for fundraising efforts such as the Annual Gala. 
  • Established advertising sales protocol and marketing collateral for the 2009-2010 season.
  • Managed and organized partnership database to track solicited donations, received donations, and partnership benefits distribution.
Jan 2009 - Jun 2009

Communications Intern

Springfield Public Schools
  • Managed media and community relations campaigns to promote the Springfield Indian Education Program and Gift of Literacy.
  • Assisted with the development and implementation of digital media such as the new district Web site and district Twitter page.

  • Managed media relations and authored published articles on various district events such as the Battle of the Books.


Sep 2007 - Mar 2010

B.A. Journalism

University of Oregon
  • Dean's List 2008, 2009
  • Kappa Tau Alpha
  • Public Relations StudentsSociety of America 
  • National Scholars Honor Society
  • Golden Key International Society
  • Global Talk multi-cultural magazine
Aug 1998 - May 2003

A.A. Mass Communications

Modesto Junior College
  • A.A., Mass Communications
  • A.A., General Education Studies
  • 4 Semesters on President's List
  • The Pirate's Log Newspaper, Arts & Entertainment Writer



Public Relations & Marketing

Strategic Marketing Public Relations Campaign Development Social Media Campaign Development Media Relations Corporate Partner Management Primary and Secondary Research

Graphic Design

Proficient in InDesign Letterheads Media Kit Samples Brochures & Fliers

Social Media

Facebook Hearsay Social YouTube Twitter Blogs LinkedIn Instagram Pinterest


Proficient in AP style, proofreading and grammar News article writing style News Release writing style Blog writing style Broadcast writing style, including PSAs Interviewing    



Photojournalism Photo Slide Shows with audio Digital and Manual Photography Manual Film Development & Printing Photoshop