Copywriter — Pivot Communication

Boulder, CO | January 2017 to present

a marketing and public relations agency specializing in senior living

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

Editorial Intern — Vegetarian Resource Group (VRG)

Baltimore, MD | August 2016 to December 2016

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

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 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


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


B.S. Business Communication, December 2016

Stevenson University, Stevenson, MD

Summa Cum Laude, 4.0 GPA


Stevenson Honors Program — 2013 to 2016

Dean’s List — 2013 to 2016

Relevant Courses


Feature Writing

Magazine Writing

Travel Writing

Journalism I & II


New Media Communication

Professional Communication

Organizational Communication

Interpersonal Communication

Intercultural Communication

Communication Ethics

Conflict and Negotiation

Public Speaking


Principles of Marketing

Sales and Marketing

Principles of Management

International Business Management

Organizational Behavior


Graphic Design

Corporate Design


  • Rock n Roll Las Vegas Half-Marathon (2017)
  • Freedom Fighters Half-Marathon (2016)
  • Rock n Roll DC Half-Marathon (2016)
  • Baltimore Half-Marathon (2015, 2014)
  • Columbia Half-Marathon (2015)
  • Garden of the Gods 10k (2017)
  • All-Out Spring Fever 10k (2017)
  • Across the Bay 10k (2015)
  • Ellicott City 10k (2015)
  • Annapolis Striders 10k (2014)
  • Prairie Dog 5k (2017)
  • Let Freedom Run 5k (2017)
  • Baltimore 5k (2016)
  • YMCA Charity Turkey Trot 5k (2015)
  • HCPSS 5k (2014)