Lauren Burbach

Lauren Burbach

Work History

Work History
Aug 2010 - Present


Clean Air St. Joe

Worked with two other interns and chair of Clean Air St. Joe to design a year-long PR campaign. Planned events, attended meetings, wrote press releases, worked with the media, attended meetings and designed a variety of advertising and promotional material.

Jan 2008 - Present

Sports, News, and Copy Editor

Missouri Western Griffon News

Worked on school newspapers staff as the Sports Editor, News Editor, and Copy Editor for a total of four semesters. Wrote stories, edited stories, assigned stories to staffers, attended staff meetings, designed pages using InDesign and worked with graphics and photos.

Jul 2010 - Aug 2010


Associated Press

Worked as a stringer during the Kansas City Chiefs training camp in St. Joseph during the summer of 2010. Attended practices and press conferenes, wrote stories, transcribed quotes for AP members and interviewed players and coaches.

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010


Missouri Western Athletic Department

Worked with Sports Information Director to write previews, reviews and features for sports media guides. Wrote press releases for Athletic Department and updated Missouri Western's athletic website.


Aug 2007 - May 2011


Missouri Western State University



Copy Editing

Social Media Networking

Adobe InDesign and Illustrator

Microsoft Office


I am a young PR professional who will be graduating this May. I am looking for job opportunities in the Kansas City area.


Volleyball, music, traveling, reading, friends and family.


Seeking to obtain a position in PR or marketing that will utilize my communicational, writing and design skills.