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SKILLS

Video production

  • FinalCut Pro X
  • Adobe Premiere Pro
  • Adobe Spark

Photography

  • Adobe PhotoShop
  • Adobe Lightroom
  • Canon 60D, 1DX, 5D
  • LUMIX GH4
  • GoPro Hero 3&4

Design

  • Adobe InDesign
  • Adobe Illustrator

Coding

  • HTML
  • CSS
  • JavaScript

Content management

  • Drupal
  • WordPress
  • Wix
  • CodePen
  • Weebly
  • Joomla

SEO

  • Analytics
  • Docs
  • Maps
  • Calendar
  • Ads
  • Search Console

Social media

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
    • Hootsuite
    • Tweetdeck
  • LinkedIn
  • Instagram
    • Layout

CERTIFICATES

Google AdWords
2017 –  2018

Google Analytics
2017 –  2018

Hubspot Inbound Marketing
2018

Hubspot SEO
2018

EXPERIENCE

Brown & Joseph, LLC
Marketing Associate | July 2017 – present
At Brown & Joseph I plan and execute various marketing campaigns, write weekly articles, create videos and maintain our presence on the internet via our website and social media platforms.

My goals when I started as my position at Brown & Joseph were to increase brand awareness and to market the company as a national leader in accounts receivables management. 

    • Maintain all aspects of the company’s online presence (Facebook, LinkedIn, Google search, Bing search, etc.)
    • Plan and organize all aspects of the company’s annual two-day Client Networking & Appreciation Event 
    • Prepare and distribute digital publications such as brochures, eBooks, white papers, case studies and newsletters
    • Create, execute and measure the success of PPC advertisements via Facebook, LinkedIn, Google, Bing and Yelp
    • Serve as Co-Leader of the Charity Committee 
    • Grew website traffic by 300% through content marketing: weekly in-depth SEO articles on various industry-related topics based on keyword research

       

Public Access Television, Inc.
Director of Communications | February 2016 – June 2017

As Director of Communications for PATV, I meet with administrators of local nonprofit organizations about partnerships in funding, write detailed grant proposals, make budgets, and plan events to market PATV as a community provider.

      • research, prepare, and submit grant proposals
      • manage social media
      • plan events and campaigns
      • prepare publications such as brochures, instructional packets, and newsletters
      • teach monthly Guidelines class
      • take monthly Board Meeting minutes
      • photograph events
      • prepare monthly e-newsletter

The University of Iowa College of Education
Event Planning/Writing/Social Media Intern | June 2016 – June 2017

I worked to advance the University of Iowa College of Education’s visibility and reputation through written communications, social media, and events.

      • represent the college on social media
      • write articles and copy for website
      • regulate and organize inventory
      • organize events for college alumni and other constituents as a part of the college’s strategic communications team
      • serve on hiring committee
      • conceptualize and carryout college events such as the Homecoming tailgate and alumni reunion
      • understand and engage with College of Education audiences to reach them effectively via social media
      • maintain effective working relationships with college faculty, staff, students, external constituents, and the public

Freelance Work
Writer  |  November 2016

      • The Japan Foundation and the University of Iowa Department of International Studies
      • MoviePilot

The Daily Iowan
Photographer | May 2014 – January 2016

      • shoot, edit and submit photos as assigned
      • set up meetings with subjects
      • attend events as assigned
      • prepare slideshows and photos for website
      • attend weekly staff meetings

The Lyon County Reporter
Writer | September 2013 – January 2015

    • set up meetings and interviews
    • attend weekly staff meetings
    • research, write and edit feature and hard news stories
    • write obituaries, sheriff’s reports and real estate deeds
    • take photos as needed

EDUCATION

University of Iowa
Bachelor of Arts in Journalism and Mass Communication –  May 2017

AWARDS

Scholarship
The Iowa Newspaper Foundation  |  May 2014

Scholarship
Pearl Hull Falk  |  May 2014

Iowa Scholars Award
The University of Iowa  |  2014-2017

VOLUNTEER WORK

CrossPoint Church
Vacation Bible School leader (June 2008)


City Mission Homeless Shelter
Food service (July 2008)


Open Arms Domestic Violence Shelter
Custodian (May 2009)


Camp Otyokwah
Cross Training leader (December 2011)