Resume

 

Resume

Below is a list of my experiences with in-depth descriptions following each position. They are in reverse chronological order. My education is at the bottom of the page. To view a pdf version of my resume, click here. References are available upon request. 

 

Experience


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Cox Media Group Athens: WGAU/WXKT Assistant Program Director and On-Air Talent for WGAU, WNGC and WXKT

Athens, Georgia

December 2015-Present

-Write and produce promos for all Cox Media Group cluster stations

-Work extensively with Wide Orbit automation to schedule templates and special programs on WGAU

-Manage and schedule all sports programming as well as board operator schedules for WGAU and WXKT

-Maintain the WGAU and WXKT strategic action plans

-Support positive relationships with syndicators and station imaging voices   

-Gather, write and deliver 3 minute newscasts every thirty minutes

-Research and deliver 30 second traffic reports twice an hour for two stations

-Voice track the weekday evening shift for WNGC

-Engage audience through daily Facebook, Twitter and Instagram posts 


Make-A-Wish America: Communications Intern

Phoenix, Arizona

May-August 2016

-Collaborated on Olympic media outreach for 34 wish kids that was worth $2.1 million in publicity value

-Drafted four news releases, weekly newsletters to the entire organization and lead all internal communications

-Performed daily print, broadcast and online media monitoring and measurement and compiled quarterly reports using this information

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Grady Newsource

Athens, Georgia

August-December 2015

-Worked in this student-run newscast as a Mass Media Journalist, Digital Reporter, Anchor, Digital Producer, Producer, Audience Engagement Specialist and Assignment Editor

-Full reporter reel available here


GPS Hospitality: Marketing & Communications Intern

Atlanta, Georgia

May-June 2015

-Worked on 10 spotlight stories featuring general managers of individual restaurants

-Collaborated with the marketing team to develop and execute marketing plans for 12 restaurants

-Researched trade areas and identified opportunities to drive sales and engage with the community

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WOWT-TV: Promotion Intern

Omaha, Nebraska

May-July 2014

-Assisted in shooting commercials and off-site reports

-Attracted viewers through daily promotion of events and primetime shows on social media


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Shop with a Bulldawg: Executive Director (2015), Event Planning Chair (2014), Mentor (2013 & 2016)

Athens, Georgia

August 2013-December 2016

-Oversaw a 14-person Executive Board that planned an event for more than 1,000 UGA students and 600 kids from 14 local Athens-Clarke County elementary schools

-Helped rebrand the organization

-Restructured the event to serve more kids

-Increased fundraising opportunities for mentors


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Publix Supermarket: Cashier and Bagger

Roswell, Georgia

May 2010-August 2013

-Provided premiere customer service to all guests

-Maintained an extensive knowledge of in-store products

 


Education


The University of Georgia

Athens, Georgia

August 2013-May 2017

-Honors Program

-Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Digital and Broadcast Journalism

-Bachelor of Business Administration, Marketing

-Certificate, Personal and Organizational Leadership

-Zell Miller HOPE Scholarship

-The University of Georgia Charter Scholarship

 

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