Resume

Education

THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA AT CHAPEL HILL
GPA 3.7/4.0
School of Journalism and Mass Communication
Reporting Sequence
Minor, French (Study Abroad in France, 2011)
Graduated May 2013

Work Experience

DELAWARE NORTH AT YOSEMITE, Yosemite National Park, CA
Marketing Coordinator || January 2015-November 2015

  • Coordinated and executed email marketing campaigns for 72-hour sales, retail offers, newsletters and special events (3-6 per month)
  • Developed branded copy for re-design of Food and Wine Event brochure set and general brochures
  • Served as copyeditor for YosemitePark.com; coordinated distribution of park information online
  • Fulfilled promotional requests; booked media reservations; served as office administrative assistant
  • Member of Green Team, the on-site task force for Delaware North’s environmental management system

DELAWARE NORTH AT YOSEMITE, Yosemite National Park, CA
Front Desk Clerk / Valley Stables Guide || August 2014-December 2014

  • Welcomed, checked in and oriented guests to Yosemite Lodge at the Falls; advised guests on park activities and services
  • Led guests on two-hour and half-day trail rides in Yosemite Valley
  • Served as essential member of team in both roles, especially during under-staffed seasons

NORTH CAROLINA PRESS ASSOCIATION, Raleigh, N.C.
Member Communications Manager || October 2013-July 2014

  • Created, sent and tracked all forms of communication to members: weekly email newsletter, bi-monthly print newsletter, presence on Facebook and Twitter, website updates
  • Improved organization, navigation and accessibility of all communication materials
  • Compiled and curated an ongoing collection of industry news most relevant to our members
  • Designed marketing plans for NCPA events: training sessions, annual meeting/awards ceremony and new website launch

PUBLIC POLICY POLLING, Raleigh, N.C.
Communications Intern || August 2013-October 2013

  • Independently analyzed polls and wrote press releases based on new and past poll data
  • Helped create poll questions, transferred questions to polling software, updated news portion of website 

NORTH CAROLINA DATANET, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Independent Study Contributor || January 2013-May 2013

  • Compiled data and wrote and edited articles for DataNet, a political data publication by The Program on Public Life
  • Analyzed 2012 exit poll data to create a portrait of North Carolina voters
  • Cleaned and visualized voter registration data to learn about changes in the state’s electorate

CAROLINA CAMPUS COMMUNITY GARDEN, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Social Media/Communications Intern || August 2012-May 2013

  • Attended garden work days to photograph and document CCCG progress
  • Maintained Twitter and Flickr pages, updated CCCG WordPress blog
  • Overhauled CCCG website layout and organization, continued updating for aesthetics and navigation
  • Planned garden speed dating event to increase awareness and foster UNC-CCCG relations

THE CHARLOTTE OBSERVER, Charlotte, N.C.
Social Media Intern || August 2012

  • Worked with The Charlotte Observer’s social media team during the 2012 Democratic National Convention
  • Managed TweetDeck, wrote blogs and created Storify pages for the @Charlotte blog covering social media trends and happenings before, during and after the convention

APPALACHIAN VOICES, Boone, N.C.
Editorial Communications Assistant || May 2012-August 2012

  • Wrote feature-length articles about hydraulic fracturing and agricultural runoff for The Appalachian Voice, the organization’s bi-monthly environmental news publication
  • Photographed organization events, wrote blogs, compiled a Hidden Treasures section of outdoor destinations in Appalachia, edited Voice content

THE UNIVERSITY OF NORTH CAROLINA, Chapel Hill, N.C.
Summer Undergraduate Research Fellow || May 2012-August 2012

  • Pitched and completed an independent research project examining the shifting face of agriculture in Watauga County, North Carolina
  • Conducted oral interviews and academic research into the history of agriculture in the area
  • Met with local organizations working to fight hunger and poverty
  • Studied initial success of new pay-what-you-can restaurant in downtown Boone
  • Compiled all findings for presentation on a WordPress blog

Skills

Fluent: AP Style, MLA Style, Microsoft Office Suite, Asana, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Pinterest, TweetDeck, WordPress, Storify, Tumblr, Flickr, Premiere Pro, Photoshop, Lightroom, RedDot, QuickBase, inCopy/InDesign, photo and video work with digital SLR cameras

Intermediate: Microsoft Access, Tableau Public, Final Cut Pro, Illustrator, HTML, Basecamp, Proof HQ, Google Analytics, French language (speaking, writing, reading)

Achievements

Member of Kappa Tau Alpha Journalism Honor Society, Spring 2013
Recipient of the North Carolina Documentary Photography Award, Summer 2012
Recipient of Bob Quincy Journalism Scholarship, Spring 2012
Dean’s List, all full-time UNC semesters
Chosen for UNC-CH Fast-Track Journalism Program, Fall 2009

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