Resume

Sofia Casamassa                                                             

https://www.linkedin.com/in/sofia-casamassa-656b79173/ | Washington, DC.  | (732) 841-7456 | sc0416a@student.american.edu    

EDUCATION 

American University, Washington, D.C.                                                                                                          May 2022                                                              Bachelor of Arts in Public Relations and Strategic Communication & Bachelor of Science in Political Science 

Honors: Advanced Certificate in Leadership Studies, SPA Leadership Program; Dean’s List, 3.95/4.0 GPA

 

EXPERIENCE

Corporate Communications Intern, Startup University: Ozone Drive, Madrid, Spain           May 2020-July 2020

  • Researched and analyzed the communication campaigns of several nonprofit organizations to shape Ozone Drive’s public policy initiatives in support of sustainable mobility globally
  • Crafted social media posts for the company’s Twitter and LinkedIn pages in Spanish and English with Canva

 

Shift Supervisor, American University Museum at Katzen Arts Center, Washington, D.C. August 2019-March 2020

  • Coordinated with Gallery Attendants for logistical planning of day-to-day activities at the Museum 
  • Wrote captions and took photographs for the AU Museum’s Instagram 
  • Greeted visitors and informed them about the museum’s exhibits in-person and via phone

 

Teaching Assistant, School of Public Affairs Leadership Program, Washington, DC            March 2019-May 2020

  • Guided first-year students through a year-long social justice project at American University
  • Collected student materials weekly; liaised with the program director about student progress
  • Utilize Canva to design 40-page directory

 

Legislative Intern, Office of Congressman Frank Pallone, Jr., Long Branch, NJ                     May 2019-August 2019

  • Documented phone calls, organized office space, and maintained constituents’ files
  • Conducted policy research for district-based projects, and created memos highlighting why issues applied

 Writer, Her Campus, American University – Washington, DC                                        January 2019-December 2019                                            

  • Published weekly content on an array of topics pertaining to female empowerment for a readership of 1,000+
  • Partnered with local retailers to donate self-care items while promoting female empowerment 

 

Legal Intern, Dasaro Law Firm, Middletown, NJ                                                                       April 2018-August 2019

  • Drafted a variety of legal documents on real estate and family law for court distribution
  • Performed legal research and comprehensive document review
  • Engaged with clients and staff by responding to phone calls and drafting email responses                                        

Content Creator, Monmouth County Democrats, Middletown, NJ                                            July 2018-August 2018

  • Constructed five articles throughout summer 2018 about youth involvement in politics and local candidates running for election 
  • Networked with local politicians to coordinate “get out the vote” marketing strategies

 

SKILLS

Social Media Management: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Snapchat, Pinterest, TikTok, Tumblr

 

Computer: 

Website creation, design, and management—WordPress, Canva, Mailchimp, Later; Microsoft Office—Excel, PowerPoint, Word, Outlook, Paint; Data Science—Stata, R, and SPSS; Research and Presentations–Lotus Notes, Fireside, JSTOR, Google Sheets, Docs, and Slides

 

Languages:  English (Native & Fluent), Spanish (Native & Fluent)

 

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