Work History

Work History
Feb 2009 - Present

Student Social Media Coordinator

Gentog
  • Designed a social media plan for a Portland daycare using a variety of networking tools.
  • Identified market influencers.
  • Created a system of evaluation methods, both qualitative and quantitative.
  • Plan is in the process of being implemented.
Jul 2009 - Present

Marketing Coordinator/Admin. Assistant

IBS School of Cosmetology
  • Designed, presented and implemented a five tiered marketing strategy.
  • Managed advertising budget.
  • Provided weekly updates of campaign progress.
  • Redesigned and optimized company website.
  • Established online marketing campaigns.
  • Increased per capita sales by more than 20%.
Mar 2011 - Present

Records Coordinator

Williams Kastner
  • Manage client records database for regional litigation law firm.
  • Assist with new client intake.
  • Create and manage periodicals of case allegations and official materials.
  • Update attorney litigation materials and records with pertinent case information.
  • Update and maintain regional and industry research materials.
  • Coordinate with vendors while complying with HIPAA regulations.
Dec 2009 - Mar 2011

Account Coordinator

Nereus
  • Developed content for websites, press releases, editorials, newsletters, contributed articles and social media channels for high tech companies and industry consortia.
  • Managed long-term project implementation for company's largest client.
  • Managed $500,000 advertising campaign
  • Developed relationships with media and analysts to secure favorable coverage.
  • Developed and implemented strategic marketing plans.
  • Designed business materials and marketing collateral.
  • Managed vendor relationships.
May 2009 - Aug 2009

Account Coordinator Intern

Jodi Unruh & Associates
  • Promoted local events, including designing and distributing promotional material and coordinating with local media.
  • Managed client social media networks.
  • Developed media relations.
Jan 2009 - Jun 2009

Account Executive

Allen Hall Public Relations
  • Work with a team to design and implement PR strategy based on client needs and resources

American Public Works Association

  • Created and designed a nomination publication for the APWA Top Ten Public Works Leaders of the Year award.
  • Publication well received by client.

UNESCO/UO Center for Intercultural Dialogue

  • Designed a multi-platform social media strategy.
  • Identified target audiences and market influencers for the Eugene area.
  • Plan well received by client and has been implemented.
Mar 2009 - Jun 2009

Student Public Relations Coordinator

Jordan Schnitzer Art Museum
  • Worked with a team to develop a model for future public relations campaigns for the Jordan Schnizter Art Museum.
  •  Conducted focus groups and surveys for identified target audiences,
  • Designed PR campaign for a future museum exhibit.
  • Provided weekly client reports and updates, including SWOT analysis and research strategy.
  • Presented research findings and plans for future tactics to museum representatives.
Apr 2009 - Jun 2009

Student Social Media Strategist

Chambers Productions
  • Designed social media strategy to promote a motion picture for a local production company.
  • Presented strategy before company management and the Dean of the University of Oregon's School of Journalism and Communications.
  • Plan has become a model for future projects at Chambers Productions.
Jan 2009 - Mar 2009

Student Account Planner

University of Oregon Baseball Team
  • Worked with a team to produce in-depth research for the University of Oregon Baseball Team
  • Collected and analyzed qualitative and quantitative data.
  • Designed advertising strategy based on research findings
  • Presented advertising strategy to UO baseball team representatives.
Oct 2008 - Nov 2008

Canvasser

Working America
  • Designed caused based, self-directed marketing tracks and goals.
  • Created individualized marketing schemes.
Apr 2007 - Jun 2007

Administrative Assistant

Solar Summit
  • Designed advertisements and coordinated a multi-state distribution scheme using client-based marketing.
  • Coordinated with other companies to assist with planning a county-wide community event and an award ceremony.
  • Served as company representative at community events.
  • Community events had high attendance and were successful at raising community awareness and bringing in new clients.
  • Performed general office tasks, including copy, filing, database management, and managing multi-line phone systems.
Aug 2004 - Dec 2006

Office Assistant

Amburgey & Rubin, P.C.
  • Managed front desk.
  • Assisted with legal research.
  • Updated legal periodicals.
  • Assembled promotional materials for informational events, which were successful in attracting new corporate clients.
  • Preparing and distributing client appreciation memorabilia.
  • Performed general office tasks, including copying, filing, faxing, organizing financial statements, scheduling meetings, mail-room management, and managing multi-line phone system.
Feb 2006 - May 2006

Assistant Captioning Editor

Technology Access Program at Oregon State University
  • Created and edited multilingual prose and transcripts for educational videos.
  • Captioned and tweaked movies to create finished products for assisted educational programs.
  • Database management.

Education

Education
Sep 2005 - Jun 2009

Bachelor of Science

University of Oregon

Studied Public Relations at the University of Oregon's School of Journalism and Communications with dual minors in Business Administration and Communications.

Course work includes the following:

Public Relations Campaigns, Strategic Social Media, Finance, Adv. Pr Writing, PR & Ad Research, PR Planning & Problems, Visual Communication, International Communications, Media Economics, Accounting, Finance, Business Economics, Micro Economics, Macro Economics, Marketing: Creating Value Through People

Sep 2000 - Jun 2005

Diploma, CIM Honors

Sunset High School

Skills

Skills

Web 2.0

Podcasts

Blogging

Created and maintain own blog focusing on current PR market trends.

Mac & PC

Open Office

Microsoft Office

Includes Word, Exdcel, Access, Powerpoint, Publisher, and Outlook

Photoshop

InDesign

Communications

Includes Social Media Networking

Interest

Social Media, Blogging, Corporate Social Responsbility, Web 2.0, Classics, Music, Theatre, Skiing, Writing

Summary

I am a creative professional specializing in visual design and social media marketing. I graduated from the University of Oregon studying Public Relations in the School of Journalism and Communications with dual minors in business administration and communications.