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Donna L. | Elance
 
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Last Sign-in: May 4, 2015

Donna L.

Virtual Asst | Social Media Mgr | Writer | Editor
   United States
  |   Colorado Springs, CO
  |  5:25 pm Local Time

Overview

Minimum Hourly Rate $18

I am ready and eager to provide your company with top-notch service! I'm a dedicated professional with 20+ plus years experience. I am a detail-oriented, self-starter with a flexible schedule.

My objective is to work part-time in a freelance position in an academic, administrative, communication, publishing, ministry, or media environment that would benefit from a combination of extensive writing, editing, and computer skills, as well as experience in business and graphic communication, social media marketing, customer service, and public...

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Portfolio

This is a tri-fold color brochure I designed for the non-profit organization, Resource...
This is an 8 foot by 10 foot full color tradeshow display I designed for Resource...
This is a color advertisement I designed for Lillian's of Colorado Springs, CO.
This is an ad I designed for Double Decker for placement in TWINS Magazine.
This is an ad I designed for Baby Plays for placement in TWINS Magazine.
This is a full-color magazine I designed for TWINS Magazine.
This is a magazine I designed for the National Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs,...
This is a magazine I designed for the National Organization of Mothers of Twins Clubs,...
This is a full-color magazine I designed for TWINS Magazine.
This is a tri-fold color brochure I designed for the non-profit organization, Resource...
A program I designed for a client's conference geared towards moms.
A program I designed for a client's speaking engagement
Facilitator's Manual designed for client who is a motivational speaker, trainer/coach,...
Press Kit designed for client who is a motivational speaker, trainer/coach, and author.
Product Catalog designed for client who is a motivational speaker, trainer/coach, and...

Skills (15)

Tested
Adobe Photoshop
Content Writing
Online Writing
English Spelling
Resume Writing
English
Microsoft Word
Social Media Marketing
Google Analytics
Customer Service
Phone Support
Event Planning
Email
General Office Skills
Computer Skills

Service Description

Formal education and broad experience in writing/editing, business and graphic communication, social media marketing (including Constant Contact, Hootsuite, Facebook, Linked In, Twitter, Pinterest, YouTube, Instagram, etc.), business web applications including EventBrite, Vervante Publishing, ,TeamworkPM, and WordPress, as well as public speaking, customer service and administrative support.

Extensive Microsoft Office experience including Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher, and MS Outlook, and also strong Internet skills and experience with photo editing applications, including Adobe Creative Suites. I type 85 wpm.

I can provide administrative assistance in the following areas:
- Memos, reports, letters, invoices
- Internet research and data compilation
- Email correspondence
- General office duties
- Telephone customer service
- Writing and editing
- Social media marketing
- PowerPoint and Windows Movie Maker presentations
- Graphic design (including newsletters, business cards, flyers, brochures, banners and displays, advertisements, logos, etc.)
- Excel spreadsheets.

Formal Education
B.A., Mass Communication, Magna Cum Laude, 1991 - Wright State University, Dayton, OH
A.A.S., Intelligence & Imagery Analysis, 1989 ¿ Community College of the Air Force, AL

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Employment

Self Employed - The Write Choice
Freelance writer/editor, graphic designer, author
1991 - Present
Author of numerous articles. Extensively published in NOMOTC’s Notebook, TWINS Magazine, Multiplicity E-zine, the San Antonio Christian Beacon newspaper, and Women’s Edition magazine. Contributing...
Resource Exchange International, Inc.
Communications and Funding Assistant
2011 - 2013
Assisted the President/CEO in the development and implementation of a plan to consistently, relevantly, and captivatingly communicate the “REI story” via a variety of media to various REI...
TWINS Magazine
Art Director (Freelance)
2008 - 2009
Provided copy-editing, photo selection, ad creation/placement, and design/layout of a quarterly international magazine for parents of twins and higher order multiples. Contributed parenting...
Focus on the Family
Constituent Response Representative
2005 - 2006
Customer Service Representative in a busy call center. Responded to large volumes of telephone requests for material, resources, information, and emotional support. Obtained information from...
United States Air Force (Active Duty & Reserve)
Intelligence Operations and Personnel Admin.
1980 - 2001
Compiled, segregated, evaluated, researched, interpreted, analyzed, and disseminated daily intelligence information. Authored and presented briefings to commanders, staff, aircrew, and mission...

Education

Wright State University
Bachelor in Mass Communication
1988 - 1991
Community College of the Air Force - Air Universit
Associates in Applied Science
1980 - 1989

Keywords

writer
editor
graphic
design
social
media
marketing
facebook
twitter
constant
contact
skype
hootsuite
wordpress
drop box
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