Resume

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JOURNALISM AND COMMUNICATION EXPERIENCE

Social Responsibility Intern, Portland Trail Blazers

Portland, Oregon, Sept. 2014-July 2015

  • Utilize Givingtrax to monitor and fulfill donation requests.
  • Manage 5050 raffle booth and non-profit volunteers.
  • Brainstorm event ideas that support the Trail Blazers foundation live, learn and play initiative.
  • Returned to assist with game day activities including the 5050 raffle and the newly added game day auctions for the 2015-16 season.

Assistant to Scholastic Journalism Coordinator, University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication

Portland, Oregon, June 2014-Nov. 2014

  • Created graphic designs for event materials using InDesign.
  • Wrote press releases and statements for immediate release.
  • Recruited students for the University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication.

Journalism Jumpstart Coach, Northwest Scholastic Press Association

Portland, Oregon, June 2014-July 2014

  • Assisted with teaching Journalism Jumpstart high school students fundamentals of Journalism writing
  • Graded Journalism Jumpstart papers
  • Assisted with planning of Journalism Jumpstart lessons
  • Wrote media materials for Journalism Jumpstart

Public Relations Director, University of Oregon chapter of the National Association of Black Journalists

Eugene, Oregon, July 2013-Sept. 2014

  • Customized chapter by-laws with other executive staff.
  • Encouraged members to attend meetings, resulting in a gain of at least six new members.
  • Acted as chair for workshop committee and outreach committee.
  • Organized and head staff meetings and general member meetings.

Program Coordinator, University of Oregon Black Student Union

Eugene, Oregon, May 2013-June 2014

  • Organized and supervised all events and event planning meetings.
  • Confirmed details for all events and relay information to rest of staff and members.
  • Increased event attendance by creating fliers and other marketing material.
  • Promoted from intern January 2013-May 2013.

Event Coordinator Intern, Center for the Study of Women in Society

Eugene, Oregon, May 2013-Nov. 2013

  • Wrote and revised all biography information for guest speakers.
  • Created event packages for speakers and guests.
  • Finalized event program.
  • Scheduled meeting rooms for weekly staff meetings.

Public Relations Representative, Ethos Magazine

Eugene, Oregon, May 2013-September 2013

  • Created social media content, resulting in an increase in department awareness.
  • Increased tabling activity by creating games and interactive activities.

Assistant Program Coordinator, Duck TV

Eugene, Oregon, December 2011- March 2012

  • Scheduled and confirmed filming locations, while Allen Hall was under construction.
  • Communicated with leaders of different episodes, regrading filming time and location, as well as props and equipment.

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Student Manager, University of Oregon Card Office

Eugene, Oregon, September 2012-June 2014

  • Increased department awareness by creating social media content.
  • Managed patrons’ campus cash account and university I.D. card activity.
  • Resolved campus cash and proximity card issues for different patrons.
  • Managed and promote department contest and events.

Lead Cashier, Adidas

Portland, Oregon, July 2007-July 2011

  • Greeted customers as they entered the store.
  • Maintained above average daily sales, regularly exceeding my sales goal.
  • Maintained clean “cash wrap” area, merchandising new items into cash register displays.
  • Trained incoming cash register employees.

EDUCATION

University of Oregon School of Journalism and Communication

  • Bachelor of Arts, Journalism and Communication (public relations), June 2014

SKILLS

  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Social Media (Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Google +)
  • Microsoft Office
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