JAMIE S. CREAMER
October 2002-Present Communications & Marketing Specialist III
Office of Agricultural Communications & Marketing
Alabama Ag Experiment Station/College of Agriculture
Auburn University, Auburn, AL
Develop, write and edit news and feature articles for AAES and College of Agriculture internal and external publications. Develop, write, edit and disseminate news releases. Proofread all print publications, news releases and correspondences. Manage and edit Web content. Take photographs for use with news releases and for internal and external publications. Serve as media liaison.
February 2001–October 2002 Publications Specialist
Ludwig von Mises Institute, Auburn, AL
Edited, proofread, designed and published a wide range of publications at this nonprofit international economics research and educational organization.
June 2000-February 2001 Writer/Editor
Worked on contract with the Alabama Agricultural Experiment Station, Auburn University College of Agriculture and the Alabama Cooperative Extension System.
January 1999-May 2000 Copywriter/Copy Editor/Proofreader
Design Group, Inc., Memphis, TN
Served as sole copywriter, copy editor and proofreader for this printing and graphic communications company. Produced copy for brochures, manuals, print ads, catalogs, Web sites and radio spots for a broad range of commercial clients.
June 1990-March 1998 County Communications Director
Alabama Farmers Federation, Montgomery, AL
Produced twice-monthly agricultural newsletter for organization’s leaders statewide. Served as associate editor, food editor and chief writer for monthly magazine. Wrote press releases and a weekly agricultural newspaper column. Proofread copy regularly. Produced promotional and informational brochures.
April 1979-May 1990
Worked in the newspaper industry for a decade in positions including news reporter, features writer, features editor and newspaper associate editor and editor at daily papers in Montgomery, AL; Enterprise, AL; and Laurel, MS, before transitioning to public relations as am information specialist with the Alabama Department of Health.
BA degree in journalism, Auburn University, 1979; graduated magna *** laude