- Lubbock, Texas Area, US
Fully responsible for the operations of the newspaper and online publication of The Odyssey at Texas Tech once a week. In charge of the hiring process for the 35 - strong staff including editorial positions, and growing. Crafted and implement a long term vision for the newspaper including changing how we select stories, design for the newspaper and website, and re-arranging staff positions. Responsible for designing and editing the front page and the content pages of the print issued paper. Run weekly meetings with entire staff and maintain a steady flow of communication with The Odyssey's administrators.
Courteously greet customers of all ages and efficiently process transactions within busy, fast-paced retail environments. Operate cash register, scanners and computers to itemize and total customer purchases; collect payments and make change for cash transactions; and balance drawer at the end of each shift. Assist with store stocking, floor-sets and opening/closing procedures. Displayed a positive, helpful attitude on a daily basis that was consistently praised by customers and employers alike. Built customer loyalty through exceptional customer service and an engaging in-store experience.
Expertly helped plan events and weddings at a very young age. Assisted in establishing budgets, review locations, and choosing venues. Ensured best rates by skillfully negotiating with suppliers, vendors, and entertainers. Sourced highly qualified caterers, florists, and limousine services. Oversaw contracted team of event contributors including various musicians, photographers, and a DJ's. Developed plans for floral arrangements, select invitations, and conducted food tastings. Partook in the function of annual events, fundraisers, and golf tournaments for multiple non-profit organizations.
College of Media and Communications
Public Relations Major
Sorority Affiliation: Alpha Chi Omega - Gamma Rho (2014 - Current)
Strong Leadership Communication Reliable Organized/Detail Oriented
Conflict Resolution Resourceful Ambitious People - Oriented Energetic
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