My Skills

Strong creative and persuasive writing skills

Strong editing skills regarding grammar, flow, and word choice

Produced video and radio pieces for broadcast

Proficient in Adobe, Microsoft Office, Google Analytics, and Google Adwords

Basic knowledge of HTML and CSS

Proficient in French

What I've Been Up To

Content Writer at Aronson Advertising | Sept. 2015-Present

  • Writing and editing informational and lead-generating content for client webpages and blogs - one of the highest volume content generators on team 
  • Part of small group chosen to redesign company website for quality and creativity
  • Creating copy and regular blog posts for company webpage and social media sharing
  • Compiling and organizing  research on competitors 
  • Analyzing client web page performance for review in client-facing meetings 
  • Some managerial duties 

Vendor Management Specialist at CCC Information Services | June-Aug. 2012, 2013, 2015

  • Founding member of team that coached vendors through submitting data through an SFTP website  for free to replace a license fee source of data
  • Proposed and created training video for use by vendors 
  • Created training materials and trained in new employees
  • Developed reports utilized by CEO
  • Created logos for various internal projects
  • Designed web-based ads
  • Managed event calendars and prepared event set-up

Creative Services at Drake University Athletics | Oct. 2014-May 2015

  • Edited highlight reels for Drake Athletics sporting events 
  • Uploaded edited footage to the Drake Athletics webpage and YouTube account
  • Designed covers for Drake Relays informational packets
  • Conceived and co-wrote Drake Relays television commercial 
  • Kept Drake Relays webpage updated with current event information

Digital Analyst at Mittera | Oct. 2013-April 2015

  • Measured digital analytics
  • Conducted social media audits and  wrote proposals and monthly progress reports
  • Performed content migration and quality assurance
  • Ran email campaigns
  • Compiled research

Communications Specialist at Des Moines Chamber of Commerce | Sept. 2012-May 2013

  • Wrote and posted daily updates to social media, websites, calendars, and member directories
  • Wrote and distributed weekly newsletter 
  • Designed flyers and logos advertising chamber events
  • Prepared event set-up