Work History

Work History
Jan 2016 - Present

Assistant Managing Editor

Dead End Hip Hop

-Facilitate Content

-Organize writers for content creation

-Work with executive editors toward brand development

Aug 2014 - Jul 2015

Reporter (On Campus)

Teen Diaries LLC

-Produced weekly content for the website

-Self promote and cross promote all content for Teen Diaries

-Work with other Reporters to develop and publish work that fits the site's youthful demographic.

May 2014 - Aug 2014

Freelance Writer

The National Campaign to prevent Teen Pregnancy

-Created content specific to a young person's perspective on issues related to sex education, sexual relationships and sexual interactions.

-Monthly columnist speaking on sex issues and sex education. 

Sep 2013 - Aug 2014

Social Media Intern

collectiveUth LLC

-Run the Twitter & Instagram account for the company.

-Created social media campaigns and outlets to promote collecitveUth choreographers.

-Live tweet and live post to Instagram class footage and pictures in order to garner support of collectiveuth classes.

May 2013 - Jul 2014

Sales Associate

American Eagle

-Provided proper customer service to all customers.

-Highly developed interpersonal & organizational skills.

-Quality cashier and crisis management skills.

-Highly developed communication skills.

May 2014 - Aug 2014

Social Media Intern

Called2Connect

-Helped develop and create social media content for The Solkitchen.

-Utilized both Twitter and Snapchat in order to promote concerts through The Solkitchen.

- Worked with artists to configure use of Twitter and Snapchat to garner major ticket sales for The Solkitchen.

Jul 2012 - Aug 2013

Freelance Writer ( Dance Track Magazine)

Original Girl LLC

-Created content for both the back to school and fall issues of Dance Track Magazine.

-Created pieces that focused on youth culture and up and coming dance programs.

May 2014 - Aug 2014

Intern

Charlotte Mecklenburg Youth Council

-Completed administrative duties 

-Presented to Charlotte's school board, city council and county council on the 2014 report of the Youth council activities.

-Updated contact list for all future and past Youth Council members.

-Developed an updated youth journalist program with the company's executive program director.

May 2014 - Aug 2014

Intern

Rhymes & Deisgns

-Hosted the company's #ArtLife video series.

-Developed content for each shoot and content management.

-Booked artists for every shoot and had the responsibility of also booking venues to shoot.

Education

Education
Aug 2014 - May 2018

Bachelor's Degree

Spelman College

-Arts & Entertainment Editor for The Blueprint 

Aug 2010 - Jun 2014

General

South Mecklenburg High School

-Completed 10 AP clases.

-Completed a Intensive Journalism class with a B.

-Received a 4 & 5 on the AP Spanish 4 & AP Spanish 5 exam.

Social Media Work

Freelance Work

Skills

Skills

Adobe Photoshop

-Utilized for Senior Editor position in Yearbook

Social Media

-Efficient use of Twitter,Instagram,Tumblr and Snapchat for Marketing Purposes.

Japanese

-Took 3 years of Japanese in High School

Spanish (Fluent)

-Was taught Spanish all throughout school. -Visited Granada, Spain for 3 weeks utilizing Spanish.

Indesign

-Work with Indesign for yearbook throughout high school. -Utilized the software with Youth Council and Freelance work

Portfolio