Katelyn Winterburn

Freelance Copywriter & Travel Writer

Location:Québec, Quebec, Canada
2 Skills
Katelyn Winterburn
Skills & Qualifications
• Excel
• Microsoft Word
• Powerpoint
• Self Motivated
• Ability to work in a team as well as individually
• Fluent in ASL
Lakehead University 2012
Bachelor of Arts & Science: Specializing in English
Curriculum Highlights: Studying the relationship that the media has with youth and education, through courses such as: Reading Culture, and The Teacher in Literature.
University of Windsor 2009
Bachelor of Arts: Drama & Communications
Curriculum Highlights: Studying the relationship between the dramatic arts/media/community. Studying film production, including, screenplays, editing, promotion.

Professional Experience
Freelance Writing 2013
Next Generation Online Marketing 2012-Present
Promotions Manager
Handling social media marketing for several clients
Recruting new clients
English Tutor 2009-Present
Helping high school students in both the academic and applied streams understand the concepts taught in their English classes, and help to improve their reading, writing, and analysis skills overall.
Dollarama 2005-Present
Key Holder
Responsible for supervising a staff of up to 14 people, opening & closing the store, inventory, processing stock, store set ups & realignments, as well as afternoon & nightly deposits.
TeleTech 2013
Taking inbound calls from Charter customers
Helping resolve any cable or billing issues they might be having
LGM Marketing – In Association with Fundraising 4 Change 2012
Client Research
Staff Presentation
Gaining knew donors for TVO
Ace Chinese Food 2009
Responsible for taking telephone, online, and diningroom orders, maintaining a clean, and friendly diningroom.
Residence Life 2008-2009
Resident Assistant
Promoting an educational and positive environment for a co-ed floor of 35 first year students, in addition to running educational and fun events for a residence hall of over 250 students.
University Players 2007-2009
House Manager/Box Office Attendant
Supervised ushers, handled patron inquiries, ticket sales, phone and email inquiries, as well as nightly show reports and deposits, and other general office duties and upkeep.

Campus and Community Activities
Lakehead University ThunderCats 2011-2012
Student organization working with groups in the community to make a positive impact both here and around the world.
Patrick Fogarty Catholic Secondary School Drama Department 2007-2011
Working with the production staff on set, costumes, blocking, and the promotion of the yearly musical.
Youth & Social Action School Program 2009
Volunteering in local elementary schools to make a positive impact in their communities.
University of Windsor Student Run Newspaper – The Lance 2007-2009
Weekly Column on local music, and student politics.
Walk for the Children 2008
I organized a charity concert & 10km walk raising over $1700.00 for Free the Children’s Clean Water Project.

References Available Upon Request.
Skills (2) Rating
Travel Writing