In 2010, I received my BA in Journalism and since then have worked in various writing positions, including Education Reporter, Features writer, Sports Clerk, Social Media Specialist, Publicist and PR Coordinator. I specialize in press releases, long and short features, social media, email blasts and blogging. I'm extremely focused, knowledgeable, fun and creative and I have the ability to write in many different personas to target the right audience and get the best results.
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B.A. in Journalism, Northwest Nazarene University, 2010
Proficient in Microsoft Suite including Office, Excel, PowerPoint and Publisher.
Advanced knowledge of social media platforms: Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Google+, Instagram and LinkedIn.
Experience in digital marketing and scheduling/tracking web applications including Constant Contact, Sprout Social, HootSuite & Google Analytics.
Proficient in writing pitches and pitching directly to media, as well as proper communication and follow-up.
Advanced skills in persona development and ghost writing for various persons and channels.
Extended knowledge in building media lists and targeting influencers using Cision.
Work well under pressure and against deadlines, as well as ability to keep a level head in crisis management.
10 years of blog writing experience including SEO optimization with WordPress.
Knowledgeable in A/B testing experiments with email marketing campaigns and social media posts.
3 years of experience writing press releases.
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West Coast Publishing
Director of Public Relations
2014 - 2015
• Designed a media and marketing game plan for three different phases of new app release. This game plan included social media, blogs, press releases, videos, marketing graphics, ramp-up contests...
Social Media Manager
2013 - 2014
Write social media posts for LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
Target influencers on social media.
Manage accounts and actively respond to questions, RTs, comments, likes and shares.
Blog once per...