Work experience

Work experience
Jan 2010 - Present

Public Relations Account Executive

Miller Brooks
  • Ran editorial opportunity management for over 400 trade and consumer publications, organized and conducted media appointments at several industry trade shows
  • Organized and evaluated sponsorships, product donations and product placement for 7 major product groups
  • Developed media advisories, press releases, interview talking points, communications plans, key messaging and new business proposals
  • Client relations and account maintenance for CertainTeed, North America’s largest building products manufacturer
Dec 2008 - Dec 2009

Public Relations and Event Coordinator

Raymond J Lucia Companies
  • Managed all Public Relations efforts for Ray Lucia, CFP® and RJL Wealth Management in 15 different offices nationwide
  • Research and prep for daily money talk radio show, “The Ray Lucia Show”, named one of the top 100 most influential shows in the U.S. by Talker’s Magazine
  • Coordination of Ray Lucia’s segments, interviews and appearances on CNBC, and FOX News
  • Large event planning experience with coordination of over 60 Buckets of Money® Retirement Planning Seminars, dinner lectures and Webinars nationwide
Jun 2008 - Oct 2008

Account Executive

Southwest Strategies
  • Supported community outreach projects raising support and attending community meetings
  • Database management, new business proposals and event coordination
  • Developed news releases, collateral materials and copy for public relations and advertising
  • Provided client support with project time lines and tracking and event coordination
Sep 2007 - Dec 2007

Public Relations Intern

Oxford City Manager’s Office
  • Planned and promoted public forum including community and University participants
  • Developed press releases, internal newsletters and news articles for the Oxford Press


Aug 2007 - Dec 2007

Miami University Dolibois European Center



Microsoft Office

Cision Point


Social media and traditional media relations, event planning, press conference coordination, collateral design, writing for PR and advertising, editing, strategic communications, crisis management, reporting, e-mail marketing, website content.


Driven, dedicated and passionate communications professional with experience in public relations, marketing, event planning and community relations with a love for social/new media, blogging and networking.