I have acquired a great deal of professional
experience working in sports related and government associated positions. Over
the course of my career, I have spent time with Indiana University Athletics,
Indiana Sports Corporation, Indy Eleven and the Indiana General Assembly. The
events that I helped orchestrate and the daily activities of these positions
helped me to develop skills that would be applicable to most positions.
Media relations training
Print and electronic media
Exceptional problem solver
Compelling public speaker
Exceptional writing skills
Focused and driven
Dedicated team player
Communications Intern December 2015 to CurrentState of Indiana － Indianapolis, Indiana
Assist a senior press secretary in the Indiana General Assembly in the following areas: Communicate with a caseload of seven State Representatives to help craft their media messages and image.
Browse daily for clips and social media news stories regarding representatives.
Use committee reports and conduct research to compose press releases on a regular basis summarizing legislation sponsored, authored, or supported by the representatives in the senior press secretaries caseload.
Use Photoshop and InDesign programs to create media handouts for representatives.
Utilize the program Delivra to create and edit templates for newsletters sent out to constituents on a weekly basis.
Create a news column on a weekly basis informing constituents of a representative's actions and policies regarding the legislative session.
Form a media contact list for communication interns to reach out to media organizations regarding video interviews of their representatives.
Post articles, releases, columns and statements to representatives' official web pages using the Accrisoft system.
Distribute media handouts to the reporters and media affiliates operating in the Indiana Statehouse.
Observe session on the House floor and other important committee meetings.
Transcribe audio of media avails for the purpose of providing a written transcript of the interviews for representatives to reference.
Account Executive Contractor June 2015 to October 2015Indy Eleven － Indianapolis, Indiana
Present and sell Indy Eleven group and season ticket packages to individuals.
Gather ticket holder's information, compile patron information and reach out to consumers regarding their Indy Eleven experience and updating their ticket packages.
Attend all Indy Eleven home games during the 2015 Fall Season and assist in game operations including mini-games, player introductions, tailgate experiences, and suite management.
Organize and coordinate Indy Eleven watch parties: Oct.
3, 2015- Jacksonville Armada vs.
Indy Eleven watch party at Union Jack's Pub Organized meetings to explore business-to-business transactions regarding promotional and sponsorship opportunities: Ronald MacDonald House; Children's Museum; Chick-Fil-A; Scotty's Brewhouse; Texas Roadhouse.
Sports Indiana Intern January 2015 to May 2015Indiana Sports Corp － Indianapolis, Indiana
Compose and send out 40 social media posts weekly on Twitter and Facebook to promote events and press releases.
Construct and edit monthly newsletters for Sports Indiana that is sent out to 1518 subscribers.
Update the Sports Indiana website with upcoming events, pdfs, and monitor the general structure of the site.
Attend and contribute to Sports Indiana grant, marketing, education, membership and executive committee meetings.
Perform a variety of tasks at Indiana Sports Corp.
Events: NCAA Swimming and Diving Championships- Attend promotional events and assemble merchandise for the championships.
NCAA Men's Final Four- Deploy and direct volunteers at the Capitol One Fan Fest at the Indiana Convention Center.
Corporate Challenge- Help set up and assist with the Corporate Challenge Introduction Event.
Bachelor of Science : Kinesiology, May 2015Indiana University － Bloomington, IN, United States
High School Diploma : High Honors Diploma, 2011North Central High School － Indianapolis, IN, United States
High Honors Diploma
Hutton Honors Direct Admit
HPER Dean's List
Sigma Nu Fraternity- Honor Pledge, Risk Chair
Directed over 400 volunteers at the NCAA Capital One Fan Festival, which experienced record attendance figures.
of ticket package sales contest competing against 13 other interns by selling
student tickets at freshman orientation to over 100% of the students who
Winner of Special Olympics sales contest at Finish Line competing against 12 co-workers.
I enjoy spending time with friends and playing sports like soccer and basketball. Discussing and analyzing politics is a hobby of mine as well and an important interest. I also enjoy observing and enjoying film, media and entertainment.
Photoshop, Microsoft Office, Adobe InDesign and Delivra
IUDM, United Way, Haitian Connection Network, Boys & Girls Club of America, Best Buddies, Special Olympics