Resume

Personal Statement

Adaptable student aiming to leverage a proven knowledge of creative services, media scheduling, social media, and publicity skills to successfully engage and inform audiences for your organization. Frequently praised as hard-working by my peers, I can be relied upon to help your company achieve its goals.

Education

Drake University

Des Moines, IA | Class of 2023

Public Relations and Digital Media Production Majors with a Concentration in Leadership Education and Development. Current cumulative GPA: 3.88.

Relevant Courses: Mass Media in a Global Society, Visual Communications, Foundations of Leadership, Leadership: Theory to Practice, Strategic Political Communications, Reporting and Writing Principles, Digital Media Strategies, Social Media Strategies, Digital Photography, Public Relations Principles, Web Page Design, Independent Study: Digital Media Production for LEAD.

Work Experience

Undergraduate Programming Assistant
Drake University LEAD Program | Des Moines, IA | August 2020-Present 

Worked efficiently to develop a strategy for increasing program participants, lead all actions of the student leadership panel associated with the panel, and created comprehensive content strategy to be utilized on social media. Worked closely with faculty members resulting in the growth of the program from a concentration to a minor.

Social Media Manager
Drake University School of Journalism and Mass Comm. | Des Moines, IA | February 2021-Present

Developed and produced visual content to advertise the School of Journalism and Mass Communication for a variety of social media platforms, including Instagram, Facebook, and Tiktok. Worked with other students and faculty to develop an organized and efficient social media communication strategy.

Vice President of Communications – Public Relations
Student Alumni Association | Des Moines, IA | December 2020-Present

Lead the communications team, clearly communicated with the executive board and general member population through frequent newsletters and a well-organized social media presence and collaborated with other members of the executive team to create and market Covid-19 safe events for students and alumni of Drake University.

Public Statements Research Intern
Vote Smart | Des Moines, IA | January 2020-August 2020

Gathered data and compiled important information, relevant to the Public Statements department, thus providing potential voters with easily accessible information on public officials/candidates.

Director of Interfraternal Affairs
Delta Gamma – Alpha Lambda | Des Moines, IA | December 2019-Present

Organized intramural activities, planned weekend-long events, and clearly communicated with Alpha Lambda chapter members and businesses in the community, which resulted in successful Mom’s/Parents Weekends and chapter-wide intramural teams.

Brand Associate
Old Navy | Orland Park, IL | Seasonal Work 2020 (Summer/Winter)

Efficiently communicated with customers and other team members to assist managing staff and guarantee a pleasant shopping experience for all guests of our location. Worked with delivery staff to ensure deliveries arrived, were unloaded, and unboxed properly and safely.

Organizations/Involvement

Student Alumni Association – Drake University

December 2020 – Present | VP of Communication – Public Relations

Delta Gamma – Alpha Lambda

December 2020 – Present | Director of Recruitment Records

September 2019 – December 2020 | Director of Interfraternal Affairs

Donald V. Adams Leadership Institute

September 2019 – Present | Member

Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA)

September 2020 – Present | Member

Positive MENtality

September 2020 – Present | Member

Skills

  • Digital Proficiency
  • Leadership
  • Oral & Written Communication
  • Innovation/Problem Solving
  • Values Driven

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