Hi there! Welcome to my online portfolio. To your right is a collection of work samples composed from internship and class work. I am a recent graduate from the University of Oregon with a double major in advertising and public relations. I would love to have the opportunity to join an advertising or public relations firm where I can express my creative ideas and energy and work in a team, building a brand and enhancing a company.
- University of Oregon Dean Scholarship 2007-2010
- Dean's List
- University of Oregon Journalism Scholarship 2007
- Arlyn E. Cole Memorial Scholarship 2010
Oct 2010 - Present
Allen Hall Public Relations
-Collaborated with a team of 3 in a student run public relations agency to prepare a public relations plan for New Venture Champions business plan competition.
-Composed blog posts and tweets weekly to inform and engage social media viewers.
-Increased attendance and awareness of the event by pitching press releases to media outlets.
Sep 2010 - Present
Public Relations Volunteer
Leukemia Lymphoma Society
· - Increased attendance at speaker events by pitching press releases to media outlets.
·-Enhanced office efficiency through data entry and internal office work.
Jun 2010 - Sep 2010
Account Management Intern
Saatchi & Saatchi
-Collaborated with a team of four to conceive and implement advertising for 11 Toyota dealerships.
-Ordered promotional materials, wrote cover letters and helped organized Safeway Classic sponsorship.
-Investigated promotional giveaway pricing, made suggestions within budget and negotiated price with vendors to meet agency plan.
-Composed cover letters to explain promotional materials to dealers.
-Created a weekly update to share local, regional and national information about campaigns and events.
-Designed and presented a marketing campaign to support the launch of a new Toyota vehicle.
Feb 2010 - Jun 2010
Event Planning Intern
-Planned and organized events for the school to raise money and community support.
-Increased attendance and event awareness by pitching press releases, cover letters and informational packets to corresponding media outlets.
-Designed and created posters for Earth Action Day, the 10 year celebration and guest speaker event.
Jan 2009 - Dec 2009
Director of Social Events and Honor Board Member
-Planned, organized and approved sorority events on strict a deadline which improved and enhanced relationships inside and outside the chapter.
-Collaborated with chapter management team to establish an event that would increase all chapter participation and improve chapter moral.
-Resolved weekly chapter member issues in a team of 4 as an Honor Board member.