Resume

PDF version available here.

Education

American University, Washington DC
August 2012 – Present

BA in Literature and Foreign Language & Communication Media (with concentrations in Public Communications and German), Certificate in German Translation. Anticipated graduation date December 2016. GPA: 3.69.

Experience

Social Media Coordinator for Disability in Kidlit
October 2015 – February 2016

Ran the blog’s Twitter and Tumblr accounts, both to promote posts on the blog and to engage with readers.

Promoted special events such as Twitter chats and themed weeks.

ESS Intern at Northrop Grumman
June 2014 – August 2014

Had two articles published in the Enterprise Shared Services (ESS) sector magazine and assisted editing articles before printing.

Copyedited ESS sector communications prior to distribution.

Identified unneeded servers and phone lines for decommission through research in various company databases.

Tutor at DC Reads/Reading Partners
September 2013 – May 2014

Tutored 1st – 5th grade students who were 0.5-2.5 years behind grade level in reading.

Background checked and fingerprinted for DC Public Schools.

McDonald’s Crew Member
June 2013 – August 2013

Quickly and efficiently handled cash and credit card transactions.

Greeted customers and ensured customers received fast and friendly service.

Achievements

Delta Phi Alpha German Honor Society:                         Fall 2015 – Present

National Society of Collegiate Scholars:                         2013 – Present

American University Dean’s List:                                     Fall 2012 – Spring 2013

Long Island Language Arts Council Writing Award:       June 2012

Skills

Experienced in writing print and web articles, blog entries, op-eds, press releases, and media advisories. (See Portfolio for examples)

Very proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

B2 level German, beginner Spanish and American Sign Language

Competent in using the following: