Writing Samples


Aug 2006 - Present

Bachelor of Arts

James Madison University

Minor: Music Industry

  • GPA: 3.406 (cumulative), 3.515 (concentration), 3.540 (minor)
  • Dean's List Fall 2008, Spring 2009 and Fall 2009

Related Course Work:

  • Advanced Public Relations Writing 
  • Visual Public Relations
  • Public Relations Research
  • Public Relations Management
  • Public Relations Campaigns
  • Artist Management
  • Marketing of Recorded Music
  • Legal Aspects of the Music Industry
  • Concert Production & Promotion

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - May 2010

Publicity Student Assistant

Career & Academic Planning - James Madison University

Assisted staff members in the office of Career & Academic Planning with the design of campusmarketing materials in a variety of mediums, such as Adobe CS4 InDesign and Photoshop aswell as using social networking tools

Nov 2007 - May 2009

Sales Associate/Cash Handler


Appointed as a "cash handler" in May 2008 to audit individual registers and count the store deposit at closing, also learned how to handle multiple tasks while working in a fast-paced environment during both holiday seasons 2007 & 2008.




Basic comprehension

Knowledge of both Mac and PC Operating Systems

Adobe Photoshop CS4

Social Media - including Twitter, LinkedIn, Blogger, etc.

Microsoft Office 2008

Adobe InDesign CS4