Freelance Editor & Article Writer

Location:Lynchburg, Virginia, United States
2 Skills

Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
Bachelor of Arts, May 2011
Major: English – Creative Writing Minor: Film & Media Studies
Cumulative GPA: 3.79

Columbia University, New York, NY
School of the Arts – Class of 2012
Masters in the Arts — Film Studies


Administrative Assistant
ConTemporary Nursing Solutions May 2011 to Present
• Administrative work and managing databases.
• Drafted press releases and e-mails, filing and faxing, data entry, coordinating meetings and conference calls.
• Extensive work in Microsoft Office Suite.

Freelance Photographer Summer 2009 to 2011
Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
• A photographer for hire to take pictures college events such as Freshmen Orientation, lecture series, dances and dinners, special ceremonies, and graduation.
• Pictures are often used on departmental websites and administrative offices.

Philadelphia Alumni Writers House September 2010 to May 2011
Franklin & Marshall College, Lancaster, PA
• Working in the offices of the Writers House as an ambassador and an administrative.
• Clerical work includes answering phones, faxing, and filing.
• Greet people when they come in with questions or to visit, and help set up for events.

Photographer Assistant/Professional Image Editor
Beth Cardwell Photography, Lancaster, PA Summer 2010
• Work closely with a photographer, editing pictures, attending sessions, and promoting her business.

Lancaster Literary Guild Intern Summer 2010
Lancaster Literary Guild, Lancaster, PA
• Working closely with non-profit organization to create local literary events and help publish literary magazine, Rapportage.
• Wrote an article about independent bookstores in the 2010 issue, “A Labor of Literary Love.”

Assistant Photographer
Beach Portraits by Carl A. Felice, Sea Isle City, NJ Summer 2009
• Daily photography shoots at the local beach that focused on the photography business.

Freelance Photographer Summer 2009
PhotoGraphics Photography, Atlantic City, NJ
• Worked as a freelance photographer in Atlantic City, NJ. Attended casino events, such as concerts, restaurant openings, and celebrity appearances to take pictures for local magazines.

Photography Technician 2006 to 2009
Photography by Gerry, Absecon, NJ
• Learned to develop film, worked with picture editing software, such as Photoshop, Bibleshop Pro, and Aperture, edited wedding photographs, and worked in customer service.
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing