I am an English major interested in public relations and event planning. The two most essential questions I ask when taking on a new project or heading a new initiative are does it fill a need, and how does this help? By answering these two questions, I am able to distill the project into a single idea and ensure that my ...
"Consciously point to the good in life."
My interests include style and fashion, new technology, volunteering, and helping younger students get started with work experience in the public relations industry.
My dream job would incorporate my passions for altruism and style. I would love to help disadvantaged women prepare for new jobs by providing training, business skills, and a wardrobe appropriate for their new positions. I am a firm believer in the transformative power of well-fitting clothing, and more so in the power of skilled, educated women...
Texas Tower PR
Head of Accounts
August 2013 — Present
Oversee all account teams and ensure the satisfaction of clients, account teams, and individual members; identify areas of improvement and accountability for the firm; act as a general resource for members; handle human resources issues, aiding in member productivity and satisfaction
May 2013 — Present
Prepare executive communication including monthly and yearly brand reports; track agency and client press mentions; work with creatives and project managers to prepare and submit awards submissions to key industry organizations; write and edit posts for the agency blog, Curiosity; brainstorm, manage and edit fellow intern blog posts; write blurbs for pieces posted on gsdmpresents.com; draft and post social media updates on Facebook and Twitter; compose agency-wide emails and intranet updates that adhere to and promote company culture; assist with internal agency event production; participate in all other areas of agency communication
Cohn & Wolfe
Digital Media Intern
August 2012 — Present
Analyzed daily social media trends and optimum engagement opportunities for global clients; researched and compiled emerging public relations, social media, digital and traditional marketing strategies to be distributed to Cohn & Wolfe North American offices; assisted team with preparing social media best practices insights for monthly client dashboard and other ad hoc reports
Public Relations Student Society of America
Alan Scott Chapter Executive Board
August 2011 — Present
2 years as Events Director
Currently VP of Chapter Development
Advertising Research Intern
May 2012 — August 2012
Worked directly under the Vice President of Advertising Research using industry tools to prepare materials for potential advertisers; conducted research, drafted reports, analyzed large sets of data; managed subscriber data for 7 regional publications; answered customer service letters and handled day-to-day responsibilities
University of Texas at Austin
Help Desk Senior Student Associate
February 2012 — August 2012
Advised customers about UT web services focused on troubleshooting, strategic consulting, and customer service after a 4-week training program
The Insurance Council of Texas
Public Relations Intern
November 2010 — April 2011
Prepared and distributed informational brochures that reached circulation of 800+; prepared press releases, memos, and industry research results
The University of Texas at Austin
English Language and Literature, General