Technology of Northern Italy. Three week class traveling through Italy and learning about their history and technological advances.
May 2008 - Present
Aug 2007 - Dec 2010
Dec 2009 - Present
O'Colly Daily News
Wrote a feature story, Remission Statement, about a fellow college student who overcame cancer.Researched, developed, investigated and wrote the news story through interviews, observation and online resources. Determined tone and intended audience of the story. Investigated and determined the validity of news story lead.
Dec 2012 - Present
Dec 2011 - Nov 2012
Executive Office Assistant
Manged two student workers in basic office procedures and staff meeting preperations. Operatd calendars for a vice-president of the University and successfully start meeting and events in a timely manner. Compiled and collect leave forms and processed departmental payroll three times per month. Greeted and direct guests of the University to proper locations and appropriate contacts.
May 2011 - Aug 2011
Summer Youth Services Aide
Helped plan and organize summer youth events at the library such as bi-lingual readers and dance performances, which brought more than 5,000 children and parents to the Library. Assisted in bringing in people in from the community and local organizations to show and teach what they do. Aided in the creation of advertising materials and brochures for the youth events and business section of the Library. Created design templates for the new Library website.
Dec 2009 - Dec 2010
Student run public relations firm.Developed and implemented policies and procedures for the client. Maintained favorable public image for the client by communicating programs, accomplishments, and/or points of view. Prepared and distributed news releases, fact sheets, scripts, public service announcements etc. to media outlets.
Jun 2010 - Nov 2010
Prepared and released information regarding All Sports through newspapers, periodicals, television and other forms of media. Have knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the public relations field. Use of Indesign for newsletters and brochures.Created and updated media lists for all local newspapers and television stations.
Jul 2008 - May 2010
Telephone Specialist Representative
Eskimo Joes Clothes Call Center
Duties included answering telephone inquiries, promoting the organization's products and services, selling goods and attending to customers on the telephone. Responsible for the daily activity of call center including pulling inventory, packing and shipping orders and depositing money at close. Responsible for researching and resolving complaints to ensure customer retention and satisfaction.
InDesign & PhotoShop
Microsoft Office Package
To receive a rewarding and challenging position that will utilize my organizational and leadership skills, as well as my experience and educational background in all aspects of the business.To gain strength and experience while bringing a unique blend of diligence, intelligence, enthusiasm and skill to my position.
Public Relations Student Society of America - 2008-2010
Ad Club - 2008-2010
Wine Forum of Oklahoma – 2011 Chair of Events - Spring 2009
Residential Hall Association Senator – Elected - 2007-2008
Oklahoma State University’s Regents Distinguished Scholarship
Provost’s Study Abroad Scholarship
Industrial Engineering Study Abroad Scholarship
Wine Forum of Oklahoma Scholarship
Deans Honor Roll
Central Oklahoma Humane Society – Pet Foster Parent Program Campaign - Dec. 2010
Created a campaign to increase participation in the Foster Parent program of the Humane Society. Researched and created tactics and strategies to better reach the community. Produced ideas for events to encourage the community to participate in the program. Designed mock-up flyers for the Humane Society to use for advisements for the programs.
Socially Orange - Spring 2009
Helped to build the start of a social network for OSU journalism students.Determined size and arrangement of material and copy on a Ning platform.Selected style and size of type, and arranged layout based upon available space, knowledge of consumer needs, and aesthetic design concepts.Wrote articles to begin social networking and traffic on the website.
Flash Mob - Fall 2010
Responsible for all aspects of the rehearsals for the flash mob, which had more than 50 students volunteers. Accountable for videography and creating viral video of the dancers and later editing the video for final production.
PR Open Mic - April 20-24, 2009
Social media class took control of PR Open Mic for one week.Traffic increased 75 percent during the week of our control.Wrote an article expressing why OSU students think we have a great public relations school.
Mini-Baja Communications Team – Fall 2007
Contacted companies for sponsorship in monetary or physical form.Planned all aspects of the annual picnic to showcase the mini-baja car from the previous year.
Metro Missionaries 2012 - Present
Humane Society of Central Oklahoma 2011 - Present
Soldier's Angels 2011 - 2012
Humane Society of Stillwater - 2007 - 2010
American Cancer Society - 2005 - 2007