I am a content creator with a passion for storytelling. I have ten years of experience as a video editor, more than five years of experience in video production, photography, and social media management, and three years of experience as a graphic designer. I love bringing stories to life visually, particularly within the digital sphere!
CONTENT SPECIALIST, LOCAL WISDOM
November 2018 - Present
Consultant working in-house at Alkermes, Inc. in Waltham, MA.
Core team member for planning and development of a new platform (Alks2GO) that connects field employees to the home office and streamlines communications.
Develops all visual assets (video, graphics, photography) for Alks2GO as well as manages the editorial calendar.
Works closely with various teams (training, marketing, compliance, etc.) to develop strategic and relevant content, both for Alks2GO as well as other uses.
SOCIAL MEDIA COORDINATOR, NATIONAL STUDENT LEADERSHIP CONFERENCE
June 2015 - August 2019
Interviewed, hired, trained, and supervised all new social media coordinators across various NSLC sites (2018-2019).
Managed all facets of the NSLC’s social media presence at American University (2015-2017).
Created short-form videos highlighting participants’ experiences in the NSLC, including interviews with students and guest speakers, and b-roll of activities, classes, and extracurriculars (2015-2017).
ACADEMY ON MEDIA AND GLOBAL CHANGE FELLOW, SALZBURG GLOBAL SEMINAR
July - August 2018
Learned to utilize digital literacies to harness creative media and inform global problem-solving through a series of workshops and seminars focused on the topic of reimagining news and storytelling in an age of distrust.
Gained first-hand structured teaching and project management experience in working with a small team of undergraduate students.
GRADUATE RESEARCH ASSISTANT, ENGAGEMENT LAB AT EMERSON COLLEGE
September 2017 - May 2018
Provided research assistance regarding various grant-funded projects with a focus on media as a conduit for community building.
Provided additional assistance to ensure that the Engagement Lab, its faculty, and the graduate students utilizing it, functioned as seamlessly as possible.
CONTENT MARKETING ASSISTANT, AMERICAN PEST
February - June 2017
Contributed to American Pest’s online presence in the form of weekly blog posts, graphics, and videos.
Provided support to the marketing director as requested, often working to improve the SEO of the American Pest website.
DISNEY COLLEGE PROGRAM
September 2015 - May 2016
Dealt mainly with guest assistance and recovery at Frontierland attractions at Walt Disney World.
Ensured safety of guests enjoying parades and experiencing attractions.
MASTER OF ARTS in
COMMUNICATIONS, EMERSON COLLEGE
2017 - 2018
Focus in Civic Media and building digital communities.
Thesis project "LGBTQ+A: The Need for a Digital Safe-Space in a Digital World", centered around utilizing UX/UI design in order to prototype a digital safe-space phone application for the LGBTQ+ community.
BACHELOR OF ARTS in
FILM AND VIDEO STUDIES,
GEORGE MASON UNIVERSITY
2011 - 2015
Focus in video production and editing.
Activities: Delta Kappa Alpha Cinematic Arts Fraternity (Founding Member, Executive Council 2009-2010), Alpha Xi Delta Women's Fraternity (Executive Council 2009-2010)
Knowledge & Expertise
Working knowledge of camera equipment, sound and lighting design, and video editing. Proficient in Adobe Premiere.
Working knowledge of camera equipment. Proficient in Adobe Lightroom, knowledgeable in Photoshop.
Proficient in Canva, highly knowledgeable in Adobe Illustrator.
Ability to identify the best timing for and type of communications to yield the highest impact.
BUILDING DIGITAL COMMUNITIES
Ability to introduce new platforms and engage users by obtaining key insights.
Basic knowledge of digital prototyping/ marvel.com.
Ability to prioritize and juggle multiple projects at once. Familiar with Monday.com and creating project trackers to fit specific needs. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and Sharepoint.
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGEMENT
Proficient in Hootsuite. Experience building and managing social media plans.
Photos, Videos, and Graphics
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