EDUCATION
B.A. History and Political Science — University of North Florida, Jacksonville, FL. December 2012.
Study Abroad Programs:
-Leeds Metropolitan University — Leeds, UK. Spring 2011.
-Florida State University London Study Centre — London, UK. Spring 2012.

EXPERIENCE
American Shipper/BlueWater Reporting, Jacksonville, FL. February 2017-Present

  •   Research Project Manager, May 2018-Present
       -Coordinating with the Research Director and our clients to create and promote surveys, reports and   webinars
       -Designing and executing email and social media marketing campaigns to promote projects and web       content to an online audience of over 16,000 readers
      -Designing and executing audience development initiatives and reader engagement strategies
      -Acting as primary liaison between Sales, Editorial, Circulation, and Research departments
     
  •    Regulatory Editor, January 2018-May 2018
      -Gathering the latest news on actions affecting US trade and writing entries for the daily Regulatory Digest
      -Copy editing charts and analyses produced by the BlueWater research team
      -Working with the researchers and editorial team on various tasks to ensure quality of published content

 

  •    Research Analyst,  February 2017-January 2018
      -Collecting and analyzing data on global maritime shipping activity
      -Tracking trends and changes in the shipping industry to keep consumers updated with the latest news
      -Creating charts and analyses to illustrate collected data

Freelance Writer — Self-employed, 2015-Present
-Staff Writer: Void Magazine
-Contributing Writer: Jacksonville.com, Culturess.com, HistoryBuff.com
-Contributing Editor: DailySlap.com

Editorial Intern — Void Media, Jacksonville Beach, FL. January 2016-December 2016
-Writing articles and other content for the monthly print edition of Void Magazine
-Proofreading/copy editing the magazine every month
-Pitching and writing weekly web posts for voidlive.com

OTHER EXPERIENCE
Receptionist/Salon Assistant — Drybar, Jacksonville, FL. October 2016-January 2017
-Checking clients in and working with Booker system to create appointments and take payments
-Ensuring the shop runs smoothly and all clients and stylists are happy and have what they need

ADDITIONAL SKILLS & INFORMATION
-Skilled with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, WordPress, Google Docs, basic HTML, managing social media, SEO, Google Analytics, Mailchimp
-Experience using various content management tools, including Hootsuite, dlvr.it, Oxcyon  
-Writing and editing with AP Style and Chicago Style
-Trained in research, fact-checking, primary source analysis
-Volunteer experience as an ESL teacher (TEFL certified)

Certifications:

120+ Hour TEFL from the University of North Florida, 2013 (Detailed transcripts available)

 

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