Intrinsically motivated hard-worker who thrives under deadlines and strives to stay up to date on industry standards. The variety of professional and educational experiences have prepared me to overcome any obstacle.
Web Specialist, Associated Wholesale Grocers; 2014—Present
Works with retailer clients throughout the whole process of creating a website. Manages the email programs AWG provides for retailers. Designs the look of the emails as well as the content. Started Grocer Pod, a podcast for AWG member retailers, in2017. Handles the uploading of weekly ads to clients’ websites. Run multiple clients’ Facebook accounts. Edit videos to promote sales from client stores.
Reporter, Preps KC; 2015—Present
Cover high school football games as they are assigned. Routinely writes game recaps as well as previews. Photographs games as well. Occasionally produces video recaps.
Journalism Teacher, Chapman High School; 2012–2015
Advised a daily website, weekly news broadcast, monthly newspaper, yearbook and a photography business. Class topics included: Reporting basics, camera operation, AP style, journalistic ethics, social media.
Videographer, Complete Music and Video; 2009—2011
Shot and edited videos for same day presentation. Communicated closely with clients as well as promoted the company through social media.
Multimedia Coordinator, Kansas City Wizards; 2008—2010
Responsible for all video content on team’s website. Attended practices, home matches and events. Created video packages, conducted interviews and compiled story ideas.
Kansas State University; Manhattan, KS – BS Secondary Education - Journalism, 2010
KS Secondary Journalism Certified KS Secondary English Certified
KS Technology Education Certified Journalism Education Association member Certified Journalism Educator by JEA
Park University; Parkville, MO – BA Broadcasting, 2009
Four-year goalkeeper men's soccer team
Two-time NAIA Academic All-American Broadcasting Department Student of the Year 2008 Scripps Howard Scholarship recipient 2007