Work History

Work History
May 2010 - Present

Freelance Writer/Editor
  • Serving nonprofits by writing stories for global readers (most recent written for Hope Force and can be found at
  • Editorial assistant for Andrew Baker, professor at Harding University, on his book about leadership
Jun 2010 - Present

Assistant Manager

Maggie Moo's Ice Cream and Treatery
  • Aiding management team in creative brainstorming of ideas with the aim of increasing sales
  • Responsible for cash handling, training new employees, and opening/closing of the store
May 2009 - May 2010

Senior Editor

TC Magazine
  • Consistently met deadlines by writing numerous articles for both the magazine and website
  • Completed the editing process for the entire magazine each issue before sending it to the printer
  • Conducted interviews with different individuals for magazine articles
Jan 2009 - May 2009

Student Tutor

TRIO Student Support Services
  • Assisted college students desiring to enhance their English language writing and grammatical skills
  • Utilized a variety of teaching techniques to complement different students' learning abilities
  • Empowered students in the TRIO program to pass their courses and ultimately graduate
Aug 2008 - Jan 2009

Student Blogger

Harding University Office of Admissions
  • Successfully sought out students for interviews to ascertain opinions on school issues
  • Consistently met deadlines for writing blog posts
  • Reached target audience of prospective collegiate applicants
May 2003 - Jan 2009

Office Assistant

Legacy Consulting Group
  • Facilitated the financial firm's move from physical filing to a digital paperless office
  • Handled clients' financial information and interacted with clientele


Aug 2006 - May 2010

Bachelor's of Arts and Humanities

Harding University

Grade Point Average: 3.97

Graduated Summa Cum Laude





Functional with basic Spanish, both writing and speaking


Also have a basic knowledge of AP Style (used in the last 1-2 years).


Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


- Presented senior paper at the 2010 Alpha Chi Convention in Little Rock, Arkansas, on March 27- Omicron Delta Kappa (National Leadership Honor Society)- Sigma Tau Delta (National English Honor Society)- American Studies Institute- Alpha Chi (National College Honor Scholarship Society)- Earned Eagle Scout award

Volunteer Experience

- Adult leader with youth group at Belmont Church in Nashville, Tennessee, from October 2010 to the present

- Adult leader with youth group at Fellowship Bible Church in Searcy, Arkansas, from August 2006 to May 2010

- Leader for a 7th-grade boys small group with Fellowship Bible Church in Searcy, Arkansas, from August 2007 to May 2010

- Served as mentor to Charlie Underwood, a 29-year-old man in Searcy, Arkansas, for two years


- Creative Writing

- Teaching

- Ice Hockey

- Literature

- Music

- Film

- Impacting High Schoolers' Lives

- Psychology

- Traveling



Dr. Katherine Dillion

Laura Edwards

Brian Baker

Jim Bakke

Steve Wachs