• Harrisonburg, VA
  • (540) 834-9462
  • s.heflin615@gmail.com

Samantha L. Heflin

Experience Writer with Communication Expertise

Seach Plan Profile

To obtain a career within the field of writing, rhetoric, and technical communication, focusing on technical and scientific communication

Recent Positions

Work experience

Staff Writer

Mar 2015 - Present
The Breeze
  • Learn to balance a journalistic writing style with a creative writing style
  • Demonstrate expertise in proofreading, editing, and newspaper formatting
  • Conduct proficient and professional interviews with article sourcesĀ 


Jun 2015 - Nov 2015
Chili's Bar and Grill
  • Demonstrate genuine hospitality while greeting and establishing rapport with guests
  • Guide guests through menus while demonstrating thorough knowledge of the food, beverages, and ingredients
  • Proactively prepare for large parties and reservations, anticipating planning and staffing needs

Webwork Intern

May 2015 - Aug 2015
Cat's Cradle
  • Managed and maintained Cat's Cradle's 3 main websites
  • Gained customer service experience through working with guests in person, over the phone, and via email.
  • Proficiently and creatively use Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Google+ in ways that are beneficial to the organization



James Madison University

2012 - 2016
Bachelor of Arts

Writing, Rhetoric, and Technical Communication major

Concentration in Technical and Scientific Communication

Spanish minor

Target Markets

Richmond, VA, Northern, VA/Washington D.C

large or small companies with a need for technical communicators or journalistic writers, and offers advancement opportunities