Professional work.

I've been a creative person my entire life. But you could say I only learned how to monetize my creativity about eight years ago. I have a lengthy background as a freelance writer, graphics designer, and communications manager. I've been able to wrangle brands big and small, from local favorite coffee shops to city governments to national and even international organizations.

In my latest endevors, I've come to reconigze my skills in earned media. My current role as an editorial manager at 72 Point means I handle a large swath of accounts from a creative role.

My job is equal parts consumer research, news writing, crisis comms (only on the bad days), and account management. While my byline is ususally "SWNS Staff", it's a title I carry well as being a part of one of Britain's largest and most respected media groups. And as a result, my stories have landed in publications like The Sun, The Daily Mail, Yahoo!, New York Post, PC Mag, Financial Times, Martha Stewart, and countless others.

Curious to know more? Check out my full resume and DM me on Twitter.

Experience.

Editorial Manager
72 Point | SWNS Media Group
October 2020 to present

Freelance Writer / Content Creator
Clients: PlayWell TEKnologies, Downtown Vision, Hub Coffee Roasters, Clift & Co., The Reno Generator, and more (NDA)
2014 to 2020

Advanced Repair Agent
Geek Squad | Best Buy
2016 to 2020

Communications Intern
City of Reno
August 2017 to Dec 2018

Education.

B.A. Journalism, emphasis in Print and News Media
Reynolds School of Journalism
University of Nevada
Minor in French

Chapter President
PRSSA Nevada, part of PRSA
Reynolds School of Journalism
University of Nevada

Further Studies & Relevant Courses.

Social Media Analytics
Narrative Writing
Digital Photography
Sports Photography
Photojournalism
Campaign Studio
Consumer Research
Graphics Design

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