Leah Astor

Freelance Creative Writer & Editor

Location:Lafayette, Louisiana, United States
2 Skills
A prolific writer with strong communication skills, computer savvy, clever problem solver, not afraid to ask questions, quick learner, loves travel and learning new things.

May ’10 – current Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing
National University (NU) – projected graduation date July ‘11
Aug ’06 – July ’09 Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theater
Armstrong Atlantic State University (AASU)


• Knowledgeable in outlook express.
• Experienced with Microsoft word.
• Understand basic html code.
• Daily computer use.
• Type 70 wpm.
• Broad vocabulary.

Sept ’10 – current Barista – Community Coffee
Make and serve coffee. Bake pastries, handle cash, credit and
loyalty cards. Deal with computer pos systems.
Oct ’09 – May ’10 Box Office Employee – Red Barn Theatre
Process new patrons into Sabo system. Sell tickets. Organize
volunteer ushers. Help out with anything management may
need. Handled credit card machine and cash transactions.
Oct ’09 – Apr ’10 RV Aid – MWR Sigsbee RV Park
Assist military affiliates patrons with their RVs, boats, tents, and
general vacation time. Compiled information of vehicles and
personal data, and length of stay into system. Organized and
filed the cards the patrons filled out with said information.
Handled credit card machine, cash, and MWR buck transactions.
Oct ’09 – Oct ‘09 Personal Assistant – All American Capital Group, LLC
Organized and filed patron information for a financial group (All
American Capital) specializing in the automotive market. Made
phone calls to patrons inquiring their status with All American.
Organized my boss’ desk.
Oct ’09 – Oct ‘09 Actor/Marketer – Gorehound Productions, LLC
Acted in a fright attraction for one month. Word of mouth and
flyer marketing. Applied facebook and myspace advertising.
Oct ’08 – Aug ’09 Student Worker – Admissions office for AASU
Organized and filed student information; current, past and
future. Made calls to high school students inquiring about their
interest in AASU. Assisted students navigate the website and
campus. Gave a small tour of the campus.
Aug ’07 – May ’08 OAPF Coordinator/Box Office Employee – Box Office at AASU
Sold tickets. Organized and held a One Act Play Festival for high
school theatre students. Hired judges, ordered trophies, made
certificates and handed them out after collaborating with judges
after the event. Made up schedules of performances for the two
day event. Organized my volunteers then managed over them.
Jan ’07 – Feb ’07 Concessionist/Doorman – Carmike Cinema
Sold concessions. Ripped tickets. Maintenance. Handled cash.
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing