Resume

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Education

University of Missouri, Columbia                                          

Anticipated Graduation May 2018

Bachelor of Journalism- Convergence Journalism

Minor- Entrepreneurship

Work Experience

Freelance Writer, St. Louis Magazine, St. Louis, Missouri

December 2016-Present

  • Writes one post each week for stlmag.com on St. Louis homes that are “On the Market”
  • Researches and chooses the home to feature each week
  • Contacts real estate agents to gather information and pictures

 

Information Graphics Designer, Missourian, Columbia, Missouri

August 2017- Present

  • Creates infographics each week for the Columbia’s city newspaper using Adobe Illustrator, Tableau and Highcharts.

 

Community Outreach Team Member, Missourian, Columbia, Missouri

January 2017-Present

  • Write and schedule posts for Facebook and Twitter
  • Moderate comments on the website and Facebook
  • Track and analyze website and social analytics

Digital Media Intern, St. Louis Magazine, St. Louis, Missouri            

May 2016-August 2016

  • Created video content for website and social media
  • Uploaded print content online
  • Tracked and analyzed website analytics
  • Assisted in the creation of weekly editorial e-newsletters

Multimedia Producer, VOX Magazine, Columbia, Missouri                 

August 2016-October 2016

  • Created video content for the music department
  • Created multimedia elements requested by music editors for their stories

Photographer, Honorable Order of Blue Goose International, St. Louis, Missouri

July 2016

  • Photographed a four-day convention

Multimedia Producer, Bella Designs & Gifts, St. Charles, Missouri

August 2016

  • Created video and picture content for the boutique’s Facebook and Instagram account

Regional Reporter, Electionland, Columbia, Missouri                                                     November 2016

  • Monitored the states of Nebraska and South Dakota for polling place issues or errors during the 2016 presidential election that may prevent people from accessing their right to vote

Sales Associate, Pier 1 Imports, Columbia, Missouri                                September 2016-January 2016

  • Complete transactions, process credit card applications, process incoming freight shipments and place products on the sales floor.

Extracurricular Activities

Europe Tour Study Abroad Program                                                                                  January 2016

  • Visited various news outlets in Prague, Brussels, Barcelona and Rome over the course of two weeks

Women in Media Organization                                                                  January 2015-Present

  • Attend seminars on topics relating to women in the media
  • Mentor to fellow woman journalism student

Alpha Phi Sorority Member                                                                       August 2014 – Present

  • Direct recruitment skit, homecoming skit and Greek Week skit. I hold auditions, contribute to the writing of the script, direct the actors on stage, handle the lighting design, choose the appropriate music and sound effects, buy props and costumes and give cues during the show.
  • Pledge class representative. I handled any concerns or recommendations within my pledge class and make sure they are handled properly

Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Final Cut Pro
  • Video, photo and audio editing
  • Online Audience Development
  • Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Snapchat, Vine
  • WordPress
  • WIX
  • DSLR video and pictures
  • Facebook Signal
  • Dataminr
  • TweetDeck
  • Campaigner
  • MailChimp
  • Metro Publisher

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