Resume and Experience

This Resume is constantly updated. Most recent update: 8-30-2020

Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Willing to relocate: Anywhere

Education

Bachelor’s in Mass Communications

The University of Mary Hardin-Baylor – Belton, TX

August 2015 to May 2020

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High school or equivalent

Coronado High School – Lubbock, TX

August 2011 to May 2015

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. I would teach the curriculum of the day, help with homework, and play with the kids.

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.

Internships

Titles: Online Writing Intern

Place: Borgen Project – Seattle, WA

Dates: February 2019 to April 2019

This was a 12-week internship where I wrote articles to be posted on the organization’s blog to spread awareness about global poverty and different events currently happening in other countries. One such 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 switchboarding and sound operating. I had the chance to be both on set during the show and in the field with the reporters.

Skills

Microsoft Office

Research

Hospitality

Indesign

Adobe

Creative Writing

Interviewing

Organizational Skills

Internet Research

Photoshop

Photography

Public Speaking

Teamwork

Documentation

American Sign Language

Fast Learner

WordPress

Front Desk

Customer Service

Filing

Receptionist

Scheduling

Data Entry

Customer Service Skills

Inventory

Management

Journalism

AP Style

Adobe Premiere

Google Docs

English

Proofreading

10-Key

Typing

Communications

Computer Skills

Page Design

Graphic Design

Copywriting

Freelance

Sales Experience

Cash Handling

Copy Editing

Blogging

Search Engine Optimization (SEO)

Filming

Public Relations

Presentation Skills

Content Creation

Video Production

Events Management

Web Design

Time Management

Analysis Skills

Leadership Experience

Social Media Management

Links

LinkedIn

Certifications and Licenses

Driver’s License

Food Handlers License (Bell County)

Assessments from Indeed.com

Front Desk Agent (Hotel) — Expert

Taken February 2020

Sales: Influence & Negotiation — Familiar

Taken February 2020

Supervisory Skills: Interpersonal Skills — Proficient

Taken June 2020

Real Estate — Expert

Taken June 2020

Customer Service — Highly Proficient

Taken June 2020

Written Communication — Highly Proficient

Taken February 2020

Verbal Communication— Expert

Taken August 2020

Customer Focus & Orientation — Highly Proficient
Taken January 2020

Social Media — Highly Proficient
Taken June 2020

Filing & Organization —Highly Proficient

Taken June 2018/August 2020

Organizational Skills — Highly Proficient
Taken June 2018

Scheduling— Highly Proficient

Taken June 2020/August 2020

Data Entry: Accuracy— Highly Proficient

Taken August 2020

Attention to Detail— Expert

Taken August 2020

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)

Additional Information

I have been in multiple supervising positions since high school, but it has mostly been volunteer work. I am very cool-mannered in stressful situations, and I do my best to always be prepared and organized. I am professional and have been told I have a welcoming nature. During college, our news staff won several awards as a team and individuals.