Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University 2014
Double Major in Philosophy and Psychology
Minor in English
Writing Consultant, Vanderbilt University Writing Studio Aug 2013 - May 2014
? Helped undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty to develop ideas, form arguments, and revise writing in a variety of subjects and mediums.
? Met with up to 10 clients a week for hour long sessions.
? Developed a variety of consulting strategies to be used depending on the client and form of writing being evaluated: e.g., helped a Ph.D candidate to develop his dissertation thematically by creating a detailed outline over the course of a month.
? Worked with international students to perfect writing in English in academic disciplines using strategies that promoted lasting learning in conjunction with proofreading and correcting individual work.
Freelance Editor, American Academy of Family Physicians Jan 2011, Jul 2014 - Jan 2015
? Optimized and proofread healthcare-related documents for publication on the forthcoming update of Robert Graham Center website (http://www.graham-center.org/).
? Migrated edited web pages and content between old and new publishing platforms in order to create a more streamlined website.
? Edited AAFP partner web pages for layout and aesthetics according to client guidelines.
Marketing Intern, American Academy of Family Physicians May 2010 - Aug 2010
? Researched and developed social media strategies for the internal marketing department in order to appeal to the AAFP’s main demographic with a main focus on creating social media interactivity on Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/familymed) and Twitter (https://twitter.com/aafp) pages.
? Drove social media engagement during two of AAFP’s biggest conferences by presenting strategies for the integration of live tweet displays and hashtagging systems, in addition to advocating for dedicated mobile applications.
? Assisted in the development of AAFP’s mobile application strategy. To date, the AAFP has 10+ apps in the Apple App Store, including dedicated apps for conferences.
Vanderbilt Dean’s List, Fall 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 Spring 2012, 2013, 2014
Vanderbilt Undergraduate Writing Symposium: Creative Writing Panelist, April 2014
Outstanding Comedic Performance Nominee, VPAC Awards 2013
“Heirlooms”, Vanderbilt Review, Spring 2014
“An Existentialist Critique of Punishment”, Stance International Journal, Spring 2014
Activities and Interests:
Lived abroad in both Denmark and Australia
Australian Dual Citizen
Proficient in Spanish language
Fiction and Poetry Writing
Songwriting for professional folk band
Published singer/songwriter album on iTunes and Spotify