Resume

Education

Saint Louis University, St. Louis, MO

Bachelor of Arts in Communication, Journalism & Media Studies track

  • Minors in Visual Communication and Marketing

 

Summa Cum Laude

Work Experience

Washington University in St. Louis - Olin Business School

Social Media Specialist

February 2021 - present

  • Draft and schedule 20+ social media posts each week

  • Write 3 blog posts per month for the Olin blog

  • Established specific and measurable social media goals

  • Collaborated with team to achieve brand goals through social media

 

Production Assistant

May 2019 - May 2020

  • Oversaw social media mentions and traffic with Salesforce Social Studio

  • Organized Instagram story analytics to track audience interest

  • Edited, shot, and produced 3 videos a month for Olin YouTube Channel

  • Led creative video production for annual "Shakespeare at Olin," a 30-minute live-stream event 

  • Contributed 3 articles a month for Olin Blog

  • Spearheaded motion graphic sequences used for Olin promotional material

  • Designed magnets to increase workplace efficiency

  • Interviewed 10+ WashU faculty members for video use 

  • Created Olin inspired Zoom backgrounds

Effie's Paper: Stationery & Whatnot, Intern

January 2021 - present

  • Assisted with Instagram engagement by reaching out to similar accounts and monitoring a following of 25K+ followers

  • Produced 3 short-form videos for TikTok and Instagram each week

  • Created still and motion graphics optimized for Instagram feed and stories

  • Developed animated bumpers for brand consistency across platforms

  • Designed graphics for Instagram and Pinterest

Amy Believes in Pink, Intern

September 2020 - present

  • Created Instagram story graphics averaging 2,700 impressions per post

  • Conceptualized creative vision and guidelines for 2020 Holiday Gift Guide that increased earnings by 114%

  • Assisted with Instagram engagement by responding to comments and interacting with a following of over 122,000 people

  • Redesigned media kit for potential brand partnerships

  • Created branded gifs for community use

  • Wrote 1 guest blog post per month

Saint Louis University Marketing & Communications, Intern

August 2020 - December 2020

  • Animated and designed updated 5 Instagram highlight reels for prospective students

  • Created branded gifs for internal and external use

  • Brainstormed new social media strategy based on recent trends

  • Organize and maintain digitized records for easy updating and retrieval

Tidy Projects, Graphic Designer

January 2020 - December 2020

  • Self-managed multiple projects with strict deadlines

  • Collaborated with 7 students to create clean designs for clients both on and off-campus

  • Managed and facilitated professional communication between clients and team members 

  • Understood brand identity for multiple clients and brands 

The Muny, Graphic Design Intern 

June 2020 - August 2020

  • Collaborated with in-house graphic designer to create a variety of different advertisements for the Muny's Variety Hour

  • Assisted with creating brand guidelines for the Muny's Variety Hour series 

  • Captured b-roll for promotional use

WFF Facility Services, Freelancer

January 2020 - May 2020

  • Executed full-feature videos of employee testimonials to increase recruitment

  • Designed 5 posters for various events and services

  • Created social media accounts to increase employee visibility on-site

Higher Education Channel Television, Intern

January 2019 - May 2019

  • Edited 3 full-feature videos covering small start-up companies in the St. Louis metro area

  • Created 6 social media videos for client use

  • Designed advertisements for 4 different social media platforms in order to promote donations on Giving Tuesday

  • Constructed flyers for 2 Educate.today live events broadcasted to elementary schools across the country

  • Produced a magazine cover with 20 collaged photos for HEC's seasonal magazine

  • Authored a summary of summer events for readers published in the seasonal magazine

  • Operated cameras during a live conference broadcast nationwide

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Leadership experience

National Student Advertising Competition, Creative Team

January 2020 - April 2020

  • Conceptualized experiential, nationwide creative campaign strategy

  • Developed comprehensive 20-page plansbook presented to judges

  • Received 3rd place out of 7 teams in competing district

  • Created animated pre-roll ads at the forefront of campaign

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Saint Louis University Miracle Network Dance Marathon, 

Graphic Design Chair

January 2019 - November 2019

  • Designed 5 graphics each week for SLUDM social media use

  • Mentored a team of 4 directors in creative production efforts

  • Helped manage and plan a 12-hour event for over 500 people

  • Collectively fundraised over $228,000 for 2 local Children's Miracle Network Hospitals

  • Created slideshow to be played during the event

  • Designed 7 overall apparel items sold throughout the year

  • Created 4 full-feature videos showcasing our events and promoting awareness and funds

  • Developed video and photography assets for future organization use

Saint Louis University Television, Anchor & Editor

August 2017 - May 2019

  • Designed digital graphics for weekly broadcasts

  • Edited weekly multi-camera newscasts

  • Responsible for writing weekly scripts

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Awards & Achievements

  • Dean's List (Fall 2017 - December 2020)

    • Given to students with ​cumulative GPA over 3.7

  • Excellence in Public Speaking Award (Spring 2018)

    • Presented to 1 student each semester who gave an exceptional speech as voted by students and guest judges​

  • Dan Kelly Scholarship in Broadcast Journalism Recipient

    • Awarded to 5 outstanding students each year who are interested in working in broadcast or electronic journalism

  • Robert-Honigfort Journalism Scholarship Recipient

    • Awarded to 1 outstanding student​ pursuing journalism in St. Louis

  • United Media Guild Journalism Foundation Scholarship Recipient

  • Lambda Pi Eta | National Communication Association​

Skills & Software

Adobe Premiere Pro

Adobe Illustrator

Adobe InDesign

Adobe After Effects

Adobe Audition

Adobe Photoshop 

Final Cut Pro

Public Speaking

Wix CMS

Wordpress CMS

Microsoft Office

Social Media

 Twitter Analytics 

Google Analytics

Canva