Work experience

Work experience
Mar 2003 - Present

Administrative Assistant

NonLethal Technologies, Inc.

Currently at NonLethal Technologies, Inc., I am in charge of accounts payable, the health and worker's compensation insurance, fulfilling OSHA requirements, the safety program, and general office duties. 

Previously I worked in the manufacturing, shipping and receiving areas of the company. 

Jun 2013 - Sep 2013

Public Relations Specialist

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

I was a member of the Strategic Visioning Project at IUP. This project will help the university president create a new vision and mission statement. Duties of this project include facilitating and scribing group and private interviews and processing qualitative data using Nvivo software. I also used Adobe InDesign to create publications and other various hand-outs. 

May 2012 - Dec 2012

Student Worker

Indiana University of Pennsylvania

I was a student worker and also fulfilled an internship in the Media Relations department at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. I wrote news releases and feature stories, tracked news hits in the media, and preformed general office duties while in this position. 



Jan 2009 - May 2013

B.A. Journalism

Indiana University of Pennsylvania




Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Premiere

Microsoft Word

Microsoft Excel

Adobe InDesign

Adobe Photoshop

Social Media

I'm skilled at using the various tools of social media, including: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Blogger, and Wordpress. 


Apr 2014 - Present

IUP Safe Zone Member

Indiana University of Pennsylvania LGBT Commission

Awards and Honors

Dean's List Student - Summer 2012, Fall 2012, Spring 2013

Virginia A. Deem Journalism Scholarship Recipient

Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society Member 2012/2013

Delta Alpha Pi International Honor Society Vice President 2013-2014

Toastmasters International Indiana, Pennsylvania Chapter - Secretary 

Harrison Davidson Memorial Scholarship - 2013/2014

Harrison Davidson Memorial Scholarship - 2014/2015

American Association of University Women Scholarship Finalist - Member 2014