Kaleena Loehr

Freelance Article Writer & Journalistic Photographer

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Location:Fort Mcmurray, Alberta, Canada
Website: http://www.kaleenaalexandra.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/kaleenaloehr
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Freelance Journalist looking to earn some cash in my free time.

Education:
BACHELOR OF JOURNALISM DEGREE
ASSOCIATE OF ARTS DEGREE
YEARS ATTENDED (SEPT 2006-APRIL 2010)
Thompson Rivers University
Completed a four year Bachelor degree in Journalism. Courses taken include: Photo Journalism, Public Relations, Media Law and Ethics, Writing and Editing Techniques, Political Reporting, Digital Art and Design, Online Journalism, Freelance Writing, Reporting for the Media, Working in the News Business, Intro to Info Technology, Acting/Theatre History, Issues in Aboriginal Economics, Creative Writing…

CERTIFICATE IN BUSINESS SKILLS: SUPERVISORY OPTION
SEPTEMBER 2011- PRESENT (TO BE COMPLETED 2012)
Thompson Rivers University
Currently working to complete this certification. Courses completed include: Technical Writing, Introduction to Info Technology. Courses in Progress: Intro to Human Resource Management, Supervision, Motivation and Productivity

Employment History:

EMPLOYED (SUMMER 2010)
Merritt News
Worked as a general assignment reporter/photographer. Researching, interviewing, writing and editing stories for publication in the weekly newspaper, as well as photography to go alongside the stories.

EMPLOYED (SEPT 2008- PRESENT)
Freelance Journalist
Have used the skills acquired through my Journalism degree as a means to have works published in local newspapers. Have currently had articles published in The Kamloops Daily News, Kamloops This Week, and The Omega.

Freelance Blogger:
Have had articles published on www.kaleenaalexandra.com and http://betterateverything.info/

EMPLOYED (DECEMBER 2011- PRESENT)
SGS Canada
Worked as a Data Management Technician in the core project of their Minerals division. Duties included Data Entry, Project progress tracking, preparing weekly progress report for client, preparation of LEM’s and invoices, clerical duties, tracking of timesheets for other staff in the core program.

EMPLOYED (SUMMER 2010)
B.C Forest Service (Ministry of Forest and Range)
Fire information officer. Hired on as temporary support staff to fill in for staff vacation period. Updated government wildfire website and phone lines. Answered media and public inquiries regarding current state of wildfires, as well as fire danger ratings and bans in the area. Informed the public in regards to fire prevention methods

EMPLOYED (DECEMBER 2008- DECEMBER 2011)
Frolek Fencing and Contracting
Freelance Photography advertising project for company and Worked as a personal assistant; running errands, organizing, photocopying, and filing paperwork, and invoices. Assisted with moving of materials as well as construction of fences.