Download PDF

Summary

Web-savvy writer, editor, marketer and blogger with experience in online magazines, blogs, small press publishing, newspaper, and literary journals. 

Work experience

Sep 2007Present

Blog Editor

FashionMeFabulous

Responsible for website design and maintenance, advertising, promotions, content planning, managing writers, social networking, editing copy and blogging.

Oct 2008Present

Freelance Writer & Editor

Freelance writer and editor for a variety of websites and publications such as Road & Travel Magazine, Earth, Wind & Power Blog, Demand Studios, and Stand Publications. Responsible for writing, editing and planning content on various topics including fashion, food, automotive and do-it-yourself.

May 2012Present

Office Administrator

STAND Ministires Inc.

Responsible for payroll and payables on a part time basis.

Mar 2010Nov 2010

Marketing Director & Web Content Manager

Punkin House Press

Responsible for marketing an independent press and managing individual marketing plans for our authors.

Sep 2009Jan 2010

Intern

RHINO Magazine

Helping to develop an online marketing and social networking plan. Also responsible for other assigned tasks such as assembling mailings and filing.

Nov 2008Dec 2008

Blogger

ROAD & TRAVEL Magazine

Responsible for writing, editing and planning blog content and maintaining accounts and content on various social networking and media sites.

Feb 2008Sep 2008

Associate Editor and Content Manager

ROAD & TRAVEL Magazine

Responsible for content research and planning, managing writers and assignments, writing press releases, content management and editing, writing and updating SEO, training and managing of interns, maintaining blog and writing content.

Jul 2007Oct 2007

Intern

WordFarm Press

Researching publications for advertising and print review information to promote books.  

Jan 2006May 2007

Editor in Chief

Crusader Newspaper

Increased volunteer staff. Returned paper to longer, more frequently published format. Created monthly magazine insert. Created new departments and columns.

Sep 2005May 2007

Editor

TwentySix Literary Journal

Founded and edited campus literary journal.  Created advertising, website and format.

Sep 2005Dec 2005

Assistant Editor

Crusader Newspaper

Returned paper to weekly format.  Helped create new job descriptions and work flow. 

Education

Sep 2003May 2007

B.A.

B.A. in Communication with a concentration in Professional Writing and a minor in English Writing

Blogging Experience

Online Writing Clips

Writing Samples PDF

Skills

Blogging Software
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Dreamweaver
Adobe InDesign
Microsoft Office Suite
Social Networking
Basic HTML
Writing for the Web
Search Engine Optimization
Research
Content Management
Copy Editing