Nicole J Junker

Freelance Article Writer & Blog Writer

Location:San Diego, California, United States
2 Skills
• Master of Arts in Central and Eastern European Studies
La Salle University 2013-2014 (Expected Graduation Date)
Area of Focus: The Republic of Moldova
• Bachelor of Arts in History
San Diego State University 2005-2012
Major: History

Work Experience:

• Identity Theft Resource Center (ITRC) September 2010 – Current
Position: Media Manager
Supervisor: Rex Davis (858) 735-3529
Duties: 1) Media Management
• Media Outreach
• Media Intake and Scheduling
• Media Distribution
• Media Relations
• Public Speaking
2) Social Media Program
• Integrate Presence Throughout Multiple 2.0 Platforms
• Create Content to Express a Consistent Brand Message in Line with Organization Mission Statement.
• Engage users across all platforms
• Monitor and act upon, if relevant, trends in the 2.0 community regarding our area of specialty.
• Analytic Research and Reporting
• Email Marketing
• Website Upkeep and Development
2) Project Management
• Management of Sponsor Programs
• Scheduling of Deliverables
• Project Scheduling
• Measurement of Project Success
3) Business Opportunity Development
4) Technical Theme Based Writing
5) Victim Assistance
6) Public Outreach

• RPR Partners, LLP February 2010 – August 2010
Position: Executive Assistant
Supervisor: Tennille Hedblad (858) 768-3306
Duties: 1) Travel Arrangements
2) Event Planning
3) Correspondence on Director’s behalf
4) Office Project Coordination
5) Creation of Internal and External Documents
6) Scheduling and Calendar Management

• Cameron Family YMCA 2002- 2009
Position: Gymnastics Coach
Supervisor: Rebecca Cobbs (619) 449-9622
Duties: 1) Teaching Gymnastics to Children ages 0-17
2) Communicating with Parents and Addressing Concerns
3) Planning Lessons for Group Activities

Additional Activities:
• Co-Founder of With More Than Purpose, a non-profit organization working with victims of domestic *** trafficking, raising public awareness, assisting NGOs (Local and International) and more.
• Volunteer for multiple organizations including San Diego Youth Services, Generate Hope, The CASE Act, San Diego Diplomacy Council, Philadelphia International Visitors Council, International Humanitarian Foundation, T.E.A.C.H.
• Active member of The Association of Slavic, Eastern European and Eurasian studies and The World Affairs Council.

Social Media

Experience: Editorial, Social Media, Web, Public Relations, Marketing, Content Creation (video, editorial, graphic, etc.), Search Engine Optimization, Web Analytics, Branding

Identity Theft Resource Center - San Diego, CA
Twitter: @ITRCSD

Media Manager, September 2010 – Current

• Creation and daily coordination of entire social media campaign for the organization
• Facilitate relationship with marketing and PR teams to determine consistent and coherent brand messaging
• Manage and maintain social media accounts for the brand on various channels: Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Pinterest, Google+, various social bookmarking and blogging sites. This includes daily review of new and up and coming applications which may prove useful to the organization
• Social media monitoring for brand reception; sponsor service and damage control when necessary.
• Victim outreach and assistance through various social media outlets
• Coordinate giveaways and contests ran through the social media channels; draft editorial content for these promotions
• Research and write multiple daily blogs for ITRC blog as well as sponsors on the topic of identity theft, privacy and InfoSec
• Media appearances to facilitate new relationships to benefit the organization including expert opinions for major publications and news stations
• Research and utilize unique business opportunities for non-profits
• Analyze social media program and create monthly reports for Board of Directors
• Email marketing including usage of programs such as Vertical Response, Mail Chimp and Constant Contact

Published Writing:

• “Beware the Vacation Overshare” – Privatei by Private Wifi, September 2013
• “Trends and Predictions for Identity Theft in 2013” – Protect My ID by Experian, January, 2013
• “Sgrouples for Privacy” – iKeepSafe, November 2012
• “Moldova, A Hotbed for Human Trafficking” – Huffington Post, February 2011

This is just a small sample of my published work, which is representative of my breadth of subject knowledge and writing skills. I also hold ongoing author profiles for a number of online platforms which I can utilize for professional purposes.


• La Salle University, M.A. in Central and Eastern European Studies
• San Diego State University, B.A. in History
• CIPA Certified
• Hootsuite University, Certified Expert
• University of California San Diego, Adobe InDesign Certification

Computer programs at proficiency level or above:

Hootsuite, SocialOOMPH, Twitter, Facebook, Google+, YouTube, Linkedin, Foursquare, Quora, Wordpress, Joomla, Blogger, Tumblr, Pinterest, Yelp, Google Analytics, Adobe PhotoShop, Microsoft Office Suite, Vertical Response, Constant Contact, Involver, Woobox, Tweetdeck, and many other minor applications.
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Blog Writing