Enthusiastic graduate who has completed coursework in strategic communications. Seeks to apply marketing aptitude and passion for the public relations and event planning field for a progressive corporation.
Skills acquired through my educational career
Wedding Planner's Assistant
Leslie Herring Events
I assisted a wedding planner during a weekend wedding. I attended the rehearsal and helped to direct people to their correct places for the wedding ceremony. I handled the decorations for the wedding ceremony, including the entrance, the aisles and the altar.
Jan 2013 - Present
I run research proposals to the difference offices needed to obtain signatures for the proposal to be passed. I also enter information from the research proposals into the database for all the other employees to access.
Jan 2014 - Present
First State Bank of Watonga
I process routine and monetary transactions on a daily basis. I also plan and handle decorations for bank events, such as Relay for Life, Valentines Camber of Commerce Banquete, and I am currently planning our Staff Christmas Celebration.
Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
Public Relations Intern
Oklahoma State University Foundation
I researched prospective donors in the ResearchersEdge database system, then called and emailed prospective donors for Foundation team members. I got the chance to accompany team members to meetings with prospective clients. I also handled RSVP lists for events and answered any questions the guests had about the events.
Aug 2012 - Dec 2012
Special Events Chair
Phi Mu - Epsilon Nu Chapter
I have held the Special Events Chair in my sorority, Phi Mu. In this position I planned events such as Dad’s Day. I designed and sent out invitations, met with vendors and caterers, planned all the décor and made sure that everything ran smoothly throughout the event.
May 2011 - Aug 2012
Talon Air Service
I lived in Alaska for two summers working seven days a week.
I scheduled, organized and facilitated tours for two planes and 14 guides and their boats for up to six runs per day. And I answered and managed incoming and outgoing calls while recording accurate messages.