Lindsay Smith

Lindsay Smith

Education

Education
Aug 2007 - May 2011

Bachelor of Arts

Longwood University

Work History

Work History
Jul 2011 - Present

Program Coordinator

Virginia Commonwealth University

  • Work both independently and on a team to plan two summer programs and three academic year programs

  •  Doubled number of applicants to both high school programs by using social media and good customer service techniques

  • Coordinate professional student volunteers from the School of Dentistry, Medicine, Pharmacy, and the Department of Physical Therapy
Aug 2010 - May 2011

Public Relations Intern

The Women's and Gender Studies Program at Longwood University
  • Creating and implementing a Public Relations Campaign in order to increase the number of minors and promote social change on campus and in Farmville
  • Developing a brand identity for program by creating a mission statement, tagline, imagery, and corresponding social networking sites
  • Assembling monthly press releases and promotional materials for speaker series events
  • Collaborating with graphic design students to create a promotional tee-shirt to better advertise the minor
May 2010 - Aug 2010

Special Events Intern

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
  • Established a unified brand for the School & Youth program by creating social networks, classroom posters, and up-to-date website
  • Compiled promotional material for both The Man & Woman and Regatta events with Campaign Coordinators
  • Increased campaign donations using persuasive techniques via phone, email, social networking and fax