Experience


Intern at Opelika Main Street Media (May-August 2016)

Researched, planned and executed weekly, monthly and annual events and meetings. Designed newsletters, social media posts, fliers, posters, news releases and other promotional items. Generated awareness, support and event attendance through interegating social media publicity. Planned, designed, promoted and worked at all Main Street events.

Communications Intern at Inner Spark Creative (May-August 2016)

Curated content for social media clients. Aided in the brainstorming of promotions and concepts for campaigns. Collaborated with the creative director in strategic formation for social media clients. Contributed brief blog posts to the Inner Spark Creative blog decribing their learning experiences at Inner Spark Creative. Aided in writing copy for printed and web materials for Inner Spark Creative and other clients. Occasionally accompanied partners on sales calls. Participated in the conception and execution of Inner Spark creative's philanthropic projects. Learned and had fun while aiding Inner Spark Creative in bringing creative solutions to the area's economy.

Public Relations Student Society of America Liaison

Facilitated a close beneficial relationship between the students of PRSSA and the Public Relations Council of Alabama (PRCA). In charge of inviting guest speakers who have a strong public relations influence in the Auburn/Opelika area.

Summer 2015 Study Abroad in London

During my trip, I was able to see hands on experience in newsrooms at the Daily Mirror and the British Broadcasting Company. I learned about brand and organizational marketing at Amazon, Ogilvy and Mather Public Relations and the Jacksonville Jaguars.