Experience
  • Corporate Communications Manager
  • Radiance Technologies, Inc.
  • Huntsville, Ala.
  • January 2016- present
  • Responsibilities include planning and implementation of corporate and employees events (such as press conferences or Food Truck Fridays); composing news releases, feature stories and employee newsletters; managing and monitoring social media accounts; coordinating community involvement and sponsorships; and managing internal and external relations.

  • Director of Communications and Special Events
  • Downtown Huntsville, Inc.
  • Huntsville, Ala.
  • December 2014- January 2016
  • Responsibilities include the planning and implementation of events with up to 7,000 attendees, 45 vendors, musicians and sponsors; work closely with the city to coordinate events: HPD, Mayor's Office, Operation Green Team; manage and monitor social media accounts; compose weekly e-newsletters; recruit, train and work with volunteers and interns; manage and maintain media relations and communications.

  • Marketing and Communications Coordinator
  • United Way
  • Cullman, Ala.
  • May 2014- December 2014
  • Responsibilities included designing brochures, fliers, invitations and monthly newsletters; planning annual and new fundraisers; campaigning and giving presentations at companies and industries; keeping social media accounts updated; and organizing annual business blitz. Composed video used for advertising and campaigning

  • Intern
  • Jan Dempsey Community Arts Center
  • City of Auburn
  • Spring 2014
  • Responsibilities included assisting in the planning and implementation of Auburn CityFest 2014, writing press releases and feature stories, designing brochures, fliers, invitations and newsletters; writing and recording public service announcements; and assisting with programs and special event.

  • Intern
  • Office of Communications and Marketing
  • Auburn University
  • Fall 2013
  • Responsibilities included included composing an electronic news digest, Auburn Daily, which is distributed each weekday to faculty and staff; writing news releases and Auburn University homepage feature stories; and proofing items before they were sent out.

  • Public Relations Officer
  • Tiger Splashers Hostesses
  • Auburn University
  • Fall 2012-Spring 2013
  • Tiger Splashers is the hostess organization for the Auburn Swimming and Diving teams. In this position, I maintained the Tiger Splashers' social media accounts, designed fliers for the swim meets and distributed these fliers on the school concourse.

  • Receptionist/Assistant
  • Cullman Primary Care
  • Cullman, Ala.
  • June 2008-February 2011, Part-Time
  • Responsibilities included making appointments for patients, answering phone calls addressing a wide range of questions and concerns, filing patients' charts, scanning charts into an online database and handling pharmacy calls regarding patients' prescriptions.