education

VCU Brandcenter

2018 - Present
Current Student
Business Major with a concentration in Branding and Copywriting
Received the Joe Pytka Scholarship for the 2018-2019 school year

Fashion Institute Of Technology, SUNY, New York, NY

2016
Bachelor of Fine Arts: Advertising Design, minor in Creative Technology
Graduated Cum Laude
2014
Associate of Applied Science: Communication Design
Graduated Magna Cum Laude

experience

Albany County Department Of Social Services

May 2017 - August 2018
Receptionist, Albany, NY

  • Edited, designed, wrote content for, and proofread the DSS Digest newsletter.

  • Answered phone calls for the fraud and fair hearings units.

  • Wrote reports, assigned cases, and filed documents.

Herzog Law Firm

Jan. 2017 - May 2017
Receptionist, Albany, NY

  • Designed, proofread, and edited newspaper advertisements and marketing materials.

  • Greeted clients, answered phone calls, and entered client information into a database.

Gravity

Jan. 2016 - April 2016
Copywriting Intern, New York, NY

  • Wrote headlines, scripts, and short-form copy for video, radio, print, email, direct mail, banner ads, and social media.

  • Proofread and edited copy for the client services team.

Reclaim New York

Sep. 2015 - Jan. 2016
Graphic Design Intern, New York, NY

  • Created graphics, infographics and motion graphics for social media.

  • Created and edited promotional materials for events.

extracurricular activities

Gamma Rho Lambda VCU Sorority

Sep. 2018 - Present
Digital and Social Media Coordinator & Programming Chair

  • Manage and create content for the Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter accounts for Gamma Rho Lambda at VCU.

  • Organize fellowship and social events for new and current members.

  • Help plan spring rush week.

FIT Student Association

Apr. 2015 - Apr. 2016
Coordinator of Graphic Design, New York, NY

  • Poster and promotional material design for FIT Student Association events.

Apr. 2014 - Apr. 2015
Vice President of Information Technology, New York, NY

  • Provided content for and updated Student Association website.

  • Served as a liaison between students and the Information Technology department.

FIT Residence Hall Community Council

Aug. 2014 - May 2016
Advertising Coordinator, New York, NY

  • Created a logo and designed promotional materials for campus-wide Block Party serving over 1,000 students.

  • Designed posters for Residence Hall Community Council events.