Mission Statement: To inform online communities and inspire offline action.
Crane ChemPharma Flow Solutions
Global Marketing Communications Specialist
Responsible for online content management, online marketing and website analytics.
Senior Account Manager, Digital Media (05/11-06/11)
Lead account manager for two largest digital media clients.
Digital Media Manager (09/09-05/11)
My primary role is account manager, with secondary roles performing the following tasks:
Online Content Management
Assist with Business Development
Freelance Journalist/Online Consultant
Published on VentureBeat.com, Time.com and in Southern Living magazine.
Journal Communications Inc.
Online Content Manager
Project Manager for Livability.com, managed 100+ Web sites, analyzed Web traffic data, and strategized online content opportunities.
Web Intern, SouthernLiving.com
Developed and posted Web content, edited audio, and coordinated blog and podcast.
Launched “Tales From the Road” travel blog, Bronze Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism award recipient from the Society of American Travel Writers in the blog category for 2008-2009.
Medill School of Journalism
M.S. in New Media Journalism, December 2007
Published articles on Time.com, the San Francisco Chronicle, the Daily Herald, the Northwest Indiana Times and the Daily Southtown.
B.A. in English & German, Minor in International Affairs.
Software Skills: Proficient with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel; Adobe Photoshop, Premiere Elements; Macromedia Dreamweaver. Experience with Adobe InDesign, Macromedia Flash and Audacity.
Web Skills: Experience with Java, HTML, CSS & PHP.
Online Publishing Skills: Writing, editing and web production in WordPress, Typepad, Blogger, Expression Engine, Drupal, Time Inc. proprietary CMS, Examiner.com proprietary CMS, Medill News Service CMS.
Language Skills: Advanced German, Intermediate Spanish, AP Style, U.S. News & World Report Style.