EDUCATION

University of Southern California
Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

  • Master's of Communication Management, Marketing

California State Polytechnic University, Pomona

  • Bachelor of Science Communication, Journalism

 

EXPERIENCE

University of California, Santa Cruz
Social Media, Marketing, Communications, Email marketing

Children's Health Council (Non-Profit)
Communications, Web, Social Media, Public Relations, Marketing

HotChalk, Inc. 
(Education Technology Services)
Communications, Web, Social Media, Marketing, Writing and Editing

San Jose State University
Communications, Web, Social Media, Public Relations, Marketing

California State University, Chancellor's Office
Communications, Public Affairs, Web, Social Media

 Los Angeles Times 
Communications, Employee/Internal Communications, Public Relations, Marketing , Web, Social Media

Cal State University, Long Beach 
January 2005 - September 2007    
Social Media, Employee Communications, Public Relations, Event Planning, Web              

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin 
June 2002 - August 2002 
Reporting, Writing

The Poly Post
March 2001 - March 2003 
Reporting, Writing, Editing

AWARDS RECEIVED

  • Kudos Outstanding Service Award - San Jose State University
  • LAGRANT COMMUNICATIONS Graduate Scholarship
  • Awesome Service Image Award, Cal State Long Beach 
  • Staff Writer of the Year, The Poly Post
  • Best Newspaper Article, California Intercollegiate Press Association

 

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

  • WordPress, SquareSpace, Wix, Website Tonight, Dreamweaver; Contribute and other web content management and email database systems (Constant Contact, iContact, etc.)
  • Basic HTML
  • Audacity (audio editing); iMovie (video editing) Adobe Photoshop (photo editing) 
  • Microsoft Office and iWork

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

  • Media Bistro
  • Council for the Advancement of Secondary Education (CASE)
  • Public Relations Society of America
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • USC Alumni Association