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I am a Professional Writing student at Michigan State University, specializing in graphic design and looking to build a career in nonprofit communications. References Available on Request.


Michigan State University (MSU) College of Arts and Letters and Honors College

Major: Professional Writing
Specializations: Digital and Technical Writing, Graphic Design



    • Illustrator
    • InDesign
    • Photoshop
    • After Effects


    • HTML and CSS
    • WordPress
    • IFTTT
    • Google Drive
    • Tableau

Professional Experience

Communications and Social Media Intern

• Write press releases to communicate ITEC’s time sensitive information with area stakeholders
• Develop content strategy based on nonprofit communication research and communications audit
• Write content and design graphics for social media presence, events, and programs

Website Manager and MRULE Assistant

• Revamp Multi-Racial Unity Living Experience (MRULE) website
• Develop information architecture, written content, and design practices for the MRULE website
• Manage 4 teams of Intercultural Aides by attending planning meetings and helping set team expectations
• Equip teams for successful MRULE discussions through constructive feedback and providing guidance

Freelance Writer

• Conducted interviews to produce content and quotes for writing online cover stories
• Corresponded with interviewees to set up interview times and receive approval of the final edited story
• Photographed images to accompany cover stories on the website

Research Assistant

• Developed topic, methodology, and findings for the study of collaborative art between dancers and poets
• Designed research poster for the University Undergraduate Research and Arts Forum (UURAF)
• Presented research process and findings through oral communication with judges and viewers at UURAF

Intercultural Aide

• Collaborated with coworkers to plan events and Multi-Racial Unity Living Experience (MRULE) meetings
• Facilitated bi-weekly conversations with coworkers about social issues at MRULE (20-60 participants)
• Implemented organizational skills required to complete a variety of tasks for the job, including documentation, MRULE, leading volunteering trips, focused outreach to residents, and required events
• Assisted 100-150 students with social, cultural, and academic transitions with conscious intercultural skills

Design Intern

• Consulted with client to ensure projects were met by deadlines and needs were clearly communicated
• Created promotional materials for an upcoming event, including online flyers and invitations
• Worked flexibly to make alterations on designs and content after receiving feedback


  • Richard Diehl Award (2014)
  • American Legion Auxiliary Award (2014)