Autumn Granza

Freelance Photo Editor & Ad Designer

Location:Scranton, Pennsylvania, United States
2 Skills
Autumn Granza
199 Oleckna St. Throop, Pa 18512
570-766-8414 e:


Bachelor of Communication Arts, Degree in Broadcast Journalism and minor in Photography and English, anticipated May 2015

Current GPA 3.75


Wood Word Community Editor, August 2012 to present
Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

• Worked with the Wood Word staff to produce a paper once a month
• Provide article ideas for the Community section
• Use Indesign to create and layout the paper
• Tend to the needs of assistant editors
• Turn in articles before the deadline
• Take photographs for Community’s center spread

Wood Word Assistant Photography Editor, August 2011 to May 2012
Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

• Photographed events around campus and submitted them in a timely manner
• Edited photos using Photoshop

VMFM 91.7 Radio DJ, January 2012 to January 2013
Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

• DJed once a week, two hour intervals
• Communicated with the Marywood campus

Multi- Channel Sales Associate, July 2011 to present
Best Buy, Scranton, Pennsylvania

• Answer phones that tend to customer problems
• Train new employees
• Build satisfying relationships with customers

Cashier, November 2008 to August 2011
Schiff’s, Scranton, Pennsylvania

• Create customer relationships
• Aid customers

Awards and Achievements

• Dean’s list- Spring 2013
• Awarded second place in the [Peace] in a Frame photography competition
• Placed in the [Diversity] in a Frame photography competition
• Awarded one Gold Key and two Silver Keys in the 2011 Scholastic Art Awards for photography
• Two time winner in the “Voice of Democracy” competition in 2010 and 2011
• Founder of the Photography Club at Mid Valley
• Two time Editor’s Choice winner in the Young Poets Poetry contest and published 4 times

Memberships and Affiliations

• Member of the Society of Collegiate Journalists
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Ad Design