511 Glenway Dr.
Baton Rouge, LA 70815
Louisiana State University (LSU), Baton Rouge, LA, December 2010,
Bachelor of Arts, Mass Communication with concentration in public relations.
Minor: Business Administration
•Mass Communication Intern, LA Seagrant, Baton Rouge, LA, January 2010-May 2010. Wrote press releases, feature stories; conducted interviews; proofread and edited newsletters; researched various subjects for the production of videos, podcasts, and webcasts; assisted in general office tasks.
•Promotions and special events, Baton Rouge, LA, August 2010-December 2010. Participated in a public relations campaigns course as a member of the promotions/special events team; assisted in the development and coordination of a public relations campaign.
•Capital Area United Way and Volunteer! Baton Rouge, Baton Rouge, LA, August-December 2009. Assisted with media content for the charity event A Visit for St. Nicholas; wrote several PR writing pieces, including: news releases, pitch letter, radio broadcast script; designed flyer and handbill.
•LSU Prestige, Baton Rouge, LA, January 2010-May 2010. Worked with Relay for Life of LSU as a member of the writing team; helped with writing media content for the campaign and event.
Skills/Traits: Excellent writing and communication skills, ability to communicate ideas and concepts effectively and efficiently, intelligent, studious, inquisitive, creative, personable, agreeable, kind, organized, detail-oriented, reliable, conversant in Vietnamese
Computer: Word, PowerPoint, Photoshop, InDesign, Windows Movie Maker, Audacity