Jolly Fish Press
Publicist (May 2013-Present)
Communicate and publicize authors’ new books. Duties includes planning book tours, arranging media interviews, giving social media feedback, and assisting in the general publishing process.
The Valley Journals
Writer (June 2013-Present)
Write monthly articles for the Sandy City beat. Includes crime coverage, features, and governmental affairs.
The Utah Statesman
Assistant Features Editor (May 2011-December 2012)
Features Editor (January-May 2013)
News Editor (May 2012-Janurary 2012)
Work under the editor in chief to copy edit, design, and produce Utah State University’s bi-weekly student newspaper. Duties also include being a member of the editorial board, leading staff meetings and working with individual writers to produce works of journalistic merit.
Heart of America Foundation
Communications Intern (May-August 2012)
In charge of writing financial literacy content for Capital One sponsorship, research on technology trends and organizing parent resources for events.
Icon Health and Fitness
Social Media Intern (September 2011-May 2012)
Work with the lead marketing team at Icon Fitness to promote Rip:60 brand. Success included a 100 percent jump in Facebook interaction and 15 percent increase in Twitter followers. Also in charge of writing a social media guidebook used by the sales and marketing teams.
Utah State University Extension
April 2011-Janurary 2012
Wrote press releases, blog posts and other publications for the College of Agriculture. In charge of the Utah 4-H class registration and writing content for Extension web pages.
May 2011-Feburary 2012
Covered events for the city of Smithfield, including town meetings, school board meetings and award ceremonies.