Experience

Copywriter — Pivot Communication

Boulder, CO | January 2017 to present

a senior living PR agency

  • Serve as managing editor for Pivot Communication e-newsletter and Pivot Communication’s social media channels
  • Manage weekly Facebook and LinkedIn postings for 13 senior living communities
  • Write monthly event news releases for all senior living communities and distribute to media
    • Maintain clean media lists and positive relationships with media
  • Ghostwrite columns and letters to the editor
  • Compose blog posts using SEO knowledge
  • Author 17 print newsletters and over 20 e-newsletters
  • Interview senior living employees and residents for human-interest spotlights

Editorial Intern — Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG)

Baltimore, MD | August 2016 to December 2016

a non-profit with a quarterly magazine, blog and newsletter

  • Authored reviews and features for VRG’s magazine
  • Created content for VRG’s blog and e-newsletter
  • Drafted press releases and appeals
  • Updated press list and online restaurant guide

Publications Intern – Bancroft Press

Baltimore, MD | January 2016 to May 2016

an independent book publisher

  • Created marketing materials for book promotions
    • treatments for a young adult mystery series
    • one sheet for an investigative historical book
  • Researched target markets for upcoming releases
  • Interviewed authors and wrote promotional book reviews
  • Proofread and edited manuscripts and screenplays

Staff Writer – The Villager

Stevenson, Maryland | August 2014 to May 2015

Stevenson University’s student newspaper

  • Interviewed subjects for news and features articles
  • Wrote, edited and revised articles for student newspaper
  • Utilized knowledge of AP style, grammar and punctuation

Education

B.S. Business Communication, December 2016

Stevenson University, Stevenson, MD

4.0 GPA

Honors

Summa Cum Laude

Stevenson Honors Program

Dean’s List


 Skills

  • AP Style
  • SEO
  • WordPress
  • Mail Chimp
  • Inbound Marketing
  • Social Media
  • Microsoft Office
  • Grammar
  • Editing & Proofreading

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