My Resume

I am experienced, enthusiastic and eager to put my strong written and oral communication skills to work for you!

Education:

BA in Communication, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA          (2018)

  • Public Relations concentration
  • Minors in Journalism and Russian Language

AA in Liberal Arts, Piedmont Virginia Community College, Charlottesville, VA          (2015)

Advanced Diploma, Monticello High School, Charlottesville, VA          (2013)

 

Experience:

Public Relations Intern, The Optical Society, Washington D.C. (Spring 2017)

  • Monitored, tracked & analyzed media coverage
  • Administered media and influencer contact lists
  • Wrote and distributed press releases
  • Produced a weekly summary newsletter for intra-organizational distribution
  • Assisted in coordinating events

Staff Writer, Fourth Estate, Fairfax, VA (Aug. 2016 – Present)

  • Produced articles for print and online publication
  • Supplied accompanying photography upon request

DJ & Sound Engineer, WGMU, Fairfax, VA (Jan. 2016 – Present)

  • Produced over 100+ hours of diverse on-air content, from standard rotation shows to news/talk
  • Maintained and operated studio equipment during live sporting events
  • Engaged listeners and other publics on WGMU’s social media pages

Public Relations Intern, Theresa Coates Ellis for Manassas City Council, Manassas, VA (Fall 2016)

  • Monitored media coverage
  • Conducted opposition research
  • Produced press releases and other promotional materials

Staff Writer, Online Editor & Treasurer , The Forum, Charlottesville, VA (Jan. – May 2015)

  • Wrote Articles for print and online publication
  • Copy-edited articles for AP style compliance
  • Collaborated with a team to craft a cohesive and aesthetically appropriate journalistic publication
  • Managed The Forum‘s social media pages and online presence
  • Drafted budget proposals and managed The Forum‘s finances

 

Skills:

  • AP Style.
  • Technology: InDesign, Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, Meltwater & Vertex.
  • Foreign Language: Fluency in English and intermediate fluency in Russian. Working knowledge of Spanish and German.

Writing samples, references and portfolio available upon request