Resume

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COMMUNICATION EXPERIENCE

Associate Account Executive, Mobility Public Relations, Lake Oswego, Ore., Summer 2014 – Present

  • Manage company’s and four clients’ social media platforms including Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn and Weibo
  • Conduct market and industry research to inform briefing sheets that prepare clients for interviews
  • Build and maintain comprehensive press lists and identify media opportunities and conferences for four clients

PR Intern, adidas America (Sports Performance), Portland, Ore., Spring 2014 – Present

  • Created fact sheets and media materials for apparel and initiatives including proprietary technologies
  • Organized media interviews and requests surrounding the World Cup and Boston Marathon
  • Outlined brand initiatives, talking points and reference documents for journalists

External Relations Project Manager, University of Oregon Public Relations Student Society of America (UOPRSSA), Eugene, Ore. (Fall 2012 – Summer 2014)

  • Designed, launched and publicized the 2013 PRSSA Dr. Teagan Chapter Award winning newsletter, imPRess
  • Pitch newsletter to approximately 20 professionals and faculty to solicit and meet content goals
  • Created an alumni database on Excel for future newsletters and communication

Business Communications Director, Allen Hall Public Relations, student-run PR firm, Eugene, Ore. (Fall 2013 -Spring 2014)

  • Created content for Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, blog and website about firm highlights
  • Developed and managed the $19,000 budget and adhered to budget goals
  • Planned and implemented KnowPR, a professional development event for students to network and learn about the PR industry

Intern, UO Student Alumni Association, Eugene, Ore. (Winter 2012 – Spring2014)

  • Generate awareness and interest about events through Facebook and Twitter
  • Document events live on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook, doubling engagement on each platform
  • Collaborate with other committees to develop content for Facebook, Twitter and website

 Marketing Intern, OpenSesame, eLearning Marketplace, Portland, Ore. (Summer 2013)

  • Managed Twitter, Facebook and Instagram and composed a strategic social media plan
  • Designed and published personal branding course viewed by more than 500 individuals
  • Developed content for company blog targeting HR professionals and increased organic visits to the site by 10 percent

Account Executive, Allen Hall Public Relations, Student-run PR firm, Eugene, Ore. (Fall 2012 – Summer 2013)

  • Composed strategic public relations plan and successfully pitched plans to client, AHA International, a study abroad organization
  • Implemented plan, established client’s social media presence on Facebook and increased study abroad participation by 5 percent

Skills
Social media: Hootsuite, TweetDeck, Buffer, WordPress, Facebook Pages, Bit.ly, Statigram, SproutSocial
Software: Final Cut Pro X, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office, Apple software
Data and time management: Cision, Asana, Qualtrics

Education
Bachelor of Arts, Humanities and Journalism, University of Oregon, Eugene, Anticipated June 2014
Public Relations, Communication Studies and Humanities Majors, Business Administration Minor

  • Clark Honors College, Thesis: Oregon Athletics’ Social Media Presence and Its Relationship with Current University of Oregon Students
  • Study Abroad, Instituto Tecnológico de Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico, Summer 2012
  • Portland Senior Experience, one of 12 students selected for Portland based internship program

Awards
The LAGRANT Foundation Scholarship, one of 23 students selected, nationwide, pursuing careers in communication
Arlyn E. Cole Scholarship, awarded to students of the School of Journalism and Communication for merit
one of 23 students selected, nationwide, pursuing careers in communication
Centurion Award, University of Oregon, one out of 100 students recognized for extraordinary leadership and service to the university and community in 2013 and 2014

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