Resume and Experience

What you need to know

 “Write it. Shoot it. Publish it. Crochet it, sauté it, whatever. MAKE.”

– Joss Whedon

More details about me….

Freelance Work

  • Temple Chamber of Commerce- Writer for Focus on Business Catalog
    • February 2020 Issue. PDF
  • Copywriter for Freelance Writer Garrett Oden. View his LinkedIn here.

Work Experience

Title: Front Desk/ Cashier

Place: Smallcakes Cupcakery and Creamery

Dates: April 2020- present

I am in charge of the front lobby of the store. I am required to know about various flavors and deals for our cupcakes, ice cream, and other pastries. I keep the front lobby clean, serve customers, manage the register, and occasionally help the bakers.

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Title: Receptionist/Assistant

Place: Main Street Bridal – Belton, TX

Dates: September 2018 to May 2019

I run the front desk and greet guests. I answer questions, do inventory, schedule appointments, assist bridal consultants, make sales, etc.

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Title: Assistant Editor/ Staff Writer

Place: UMHB’s school paper: The Bells – Belton, TX

Dates: August 2015 to May 2019

The Bells is a bi-weekly student-run paper produced by the school. I was a staff writer for the university’s newspaper for four years and Assistant Editor for three years. I was in charge of writing various types of articles, managing the newsroom, laying out and editing pages, and taking photographs. I also assisted the Editor-in-Chief and our supervisor.

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Title: Tutor/Mentor

Place: Temple ISD – Temple, TX

Dates: September 2016 to February 2017

I worked as a tutor and mentor for middle school students. The staff would teach the curriculum of the day, help students with assignments or homework, and entertain the kids.

Internships

Titles: Online Writing Intern

Place: Borgen Project – Seattle, WA

Dates: February 2019 to April 2019

This was a 12-week internship where I was required to write articles for the organization’s blog to spread awareness about global poverty and different events currently happening in other countries. As well as writing articles, I was tasked with social media assignments and fundraising for the organization. One example article is here.

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Title: Media Staff/Intern

Place: Lubbock Avalanche-Journal – Lubbock, TX

Dates: July 2019 to September 2019

I was an intern writer for the second half of the summer. I wrote multiple articles, briefs, and took pictures for the paper. Many of my stories went to print and were put online. Though I mostly covered small events, I also did two bigger writing projects with the paper. One such project is the article over the Texas Musical in Palo Duro Canyon, which you can read here.

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Title: Broadcasting Intern

Place: KLBK TV – Lubbock, TX

Dates: September 2019 to December 2019

I was an intern at KLBK/KAMC TV in Lubbock. Both stations are in the same building, so I work with reporters and anchors from both stations. I assisted reporters with handling and setting up equipment, filming, and interviews in the field. I was also able to learn basic switch boarding and sound operating. I had the chance to be both on set during the show and in the field with the reporters.

Links

LinkedIn

Certifications and Licenses

Driver’s License

Food Handlers License (Bell County)

Groups/ Organizations

Sigma tau delta  (August 2017 to May 2020)

Publications

The Baylorian (April 2018)

A compilation of multiple works done by students, faculty, and community members in the Belton area. Find more information here.

Languages

English (Primary)

American Sign Language (Moderate)