FREELANCE CONTENT CREATOR:
Some Call Me Adventurous – Remote (September 2013 - Present)
-Wrote articles for a variety of media outlets, including Popsugar, Mic.com, & more.
-Shot and edited original photography and video footage.
-Worked as Editor-in-Chief of travel & lifestyle blog, Some Call Me Adventurous.
-Created influencer content in partnership with Google, LYFT, & other brands.
SOCIAL MEDIA PRODUCER:
Matador Network – Remote (June 2017 - Present)
-Oversaw social media channel's content and community.
-Grew Facebook page follower count by 64% over 12 months.
-Provided creative insight, analysis, and strategy for accounts.
-Composed & designed email newsletters to audience of over 100,000 subscribers.
-Worked with diverse influencers for Instagram takeovers and campaigns.
-Filmed and photographed events around the world for social video.
CELEBRITY SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR:
The Social Edge – New York, NY (September 2015 - May 2017)
-Community managed celebrity George Takei’s social media.
-Sourced engaging content for over 12 million fans.
-Edited videos and designed graphics for in-house pages.
-QA monitored posts in accordance to publishing guidelines.
-Liaised with video content partners on media shares.
-Analyzed Facebook Ads Manager sponsored testing results.
STRATEGIC & CREATIVE PLANNING ASSISTANT:
Ketchum – New York, NY (June 2015 - September 2015)
-Performed admin tasks for Chief Strategy & Creativity Officer.
-Developed materials for blog posts & speaking engagements.
-Acted as scribe and facilitator during brainstorms.
EVENTS TEAM INTERN:
Leonard Cheshire Disability – London, UK (February 2015 - April 2015)
-Marketed events through mailings and social media.
-Crafted copy for fundraising and newsletters.
-Collected phone & email surveys for research.
Lighthouse Mission Ministries – Bellingham, WA (Nov 2013 - May 2014)
-Assisted with event planning and implementation of donor cultivation.
-Brainstormed fresh fundraising and marketing strategies.
-Wrote and designed direct mail publications and e-newsletters.
SOCIAL MEDIA & PUBLICITY:
The Wing Girls YouTube Channel – Los Angeles, CA (Sept 2013 - Jan 2014)
-Managed social media content and promotion of YouTube channel.
-Handled book release publicity and media appearances of talent.
SOCIAL MEDIA INTERN:
Crier Communications – Beverly Hills, CA (Sept 2013 - Nov 2013)
-Created content for social channels.
-Brainstormed various social media promotions and initiatives.
-Assisted in social media reports and researching trends.
WEB CONTENT INTERN:
thinkLA – Culver City, CA (Sept 2013 - Nov 2013)
-Designed web interfacing, banners, and HTML.
-Assisted in revising and maintaining of events calendar.
-Daily processing, quality assurance and editing of images.
PUBLIC RELATIONS & MARKETING INTERN:
Ryan Stiles’ Upfront Theatre – Bellingham, WA (June 2012 - Sept 2012)
-Photographed and designed promotional materials.
-Ran a campaign to promote shows to college-aged students.
-Managed the Facebook account and other social media platforms.
REPORTING AND PHOTOJOURNALISM INTERN:
The South Whidbey Record – Coupeville, WA (June 2010 - Sept 2010)
-Wrote and photographed stories on local events.
-Learned copywriting and newspaper design.
-Worked closely with editors to pitch story ideas.
UNIVERSITY OF EAST LONDON
MA Acting (in progress)
London, England, UK | 2019 - 2020
UNIVERSITY OF WESTMINSTER
Postgraduate Diploma in Creative Writing
London, England, UK | 2014 - 2015
WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY
BA Journalism: Public Relations
Minors in Theatre Arts & Photography
Bellingham, Washington, USA | 2009 - 2013
Journalism Department Scholar 2013
UNIVERSITY OF CHESTER
International Student Exchange Program
Chester, England, UK | Sept 2011 - Dec 2011
Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Squarespace, Wordpress, HTML/CSS,
Premiere Pro, Final Cut Pro X, iMovie, Garageband, Microsoft Office Suite,
YouTube, Pinterest, Twitter, LinkedIn, Instagram, DSLR & Film Photography,
Graphic Design, Cinematography, Copywriting, Copyediting, Paid Social,
Buffer, Hootsuite, Events Management
Travel, Creative Writing, Reading, Blogging, Filmmaking,
Music, Performing Arts, Improv, Sketch & Stand Up Comedy