Professional Skills

o Blogging, news writing and creative writing o Proofreading
o Event planning and logistics
o Knowledge of AP style

o Human resources coordination
o Vendor management
o Organization of people, events, information and systems
o Knowledge of Microsoft Word
o Software knowledge including scheduling software, Quickbooks and KinHR

o Business networking
o Performance skills


The Belton Journal: ​Belton, TX

Freelance Correspondent

January 2017 – present

o Researched and gathered content from local events and community leaders
o Conducted interviews in person and through remote communication
o Created local news stories with accumulated research, quotes and images on a weekly basis

Seale Keyworks: ​Nashville, TN

Piano Coordinator

April 2016- December 2016

o Facilitated piano logistics for recording studios, celebrities, Country Music Hall of Fame and TV show “Nashville” o Coordinated pre-event and day-of logistics for piano tuning and moving
o Edited company merchandise on WordPress site to showcase newly acquired pianos

Raven Tools: ​Nashville, TN
Office Manager, Human Resource Coordinator, Event Planner

o Acted as liaison between contractors, vendors and business owners
o Edited company performance review and company handbook
o Responsible for distribution and tracking of trade show collateral
o Organized company luncheons, special events and oversaw corporate season tickets

Leah Edwards Music: ​Nashville, TN
Music Manager, Music Promoter, Booking Agent

April 2012- December 2015

o Organized creative endeavors with videographer, graphic artists, producers, and musicians for various projects o Read and researched music business sites, blogs and band sites for information
o Created and co-created original songs on debut EP titled Pursuit
o Spearheaded a weekend tour in Tulsa, Oklahoma

o Organized all tour logistics including musician booking, venue vendor contact, house sound, lodging and travel logistics

The Blackland Ballad: ​Nashville, TN Blogger, Researcher, Editor
Scheduling Coordinator:

o Created original content for The Blackland Ballad blog
o Became adept at utilizing WordPress to create an effective blog
o Edited blog posts and both discovered and created images for posts

August 2010- present

Stephen F. Austin State University: ​Nacogdoches, Texas
• Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with emphasis in Public Relations; Minor: Interior Design

Florida College: ​Tampa, Florida
• Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts

Internship: Downtown Austin Alliance (DAA): ​Austin, Texas • Marketing & Communications Intern

o Participated in marketing campaign for the launch of Season 4 of the DAA- produced television show, “DOWNTOWN” o Assisted in planning VIP and community launch events for “DOWNTOWN”
o Produced weekly e-newsletter, “This Week in Downtown,” with a circulation of 2,500 recipients

Volunteer Experience
Camp Wyldewood: ​Searcy, Arkansas

Camp Counselor, Society Leader, Camp Newspaper Editor, Crafts Facilitator

Woodland Hills Youth Development Center: ​Nashville, TN Volunteer Songwriting Teacher

PopNod: ​Washington, DC Contributing Researcher

Ten Thousand Villages: ​Nashville, TN Volunteer Sales Associate