DeWitt Wallace Center for Media & Democracy
September 2018 - January 2019
Events & Digital Media Coordinator
Coordinated special events and promoted events across campus.
Assisted visiting speakers with travel arrangements, reserved space and catering services, and provided logistical support during events.
Promoted events by designing and producing event calendars, flyers, posters and signage, using social media, posting notices to event calendars, and coordinating promotional giveaways.
Posted event-related content across all digital platforms (website, social media).
Monitored traffic on social networks and assisted with creation of analytics reports to monitor the effectiveness and reach of the Center’s online media.
Experimented with new forms of online content, identified and connected with student communities online.
Tools used: Adobe Illustrator, Canva, Wordpress, Constant Contact, Hootsuite, Paperless Post, Twitter, Instagram, Facebook
Freelance, Graphic Design
November 2017 - Present
Graphic Designer & Educator
Created and facilitated Intro to Design: Adobe Illustrator workshop at WonderRoot (Atlanta) and The Mothership (Durham)
Facilitated accessible workshops on art, design, pop culture, and skill-sharing to community members and artists through Aritsts Helping Artists program
Created logos for organizations, personal projects, and artists
Designed themed posters for printing at the Activist Screenprint Studio
Published and promoted two zines and a book
Created line design-printed clothing for Summer, Fall, and Winter 2018
Built five websites for various clients and projects
Created an experimental online learning space through Instagram
Donated over two hundred and fifty dollars from design work to causes
Contributed to The Mothership co-working and makerspace
Tools used: Adobe Illustrator, Photoshop, InDesign, Screenprinting, Wix, Wordpress, Canva, GSuite, Microsoft Suite, Squarespace
University of Massachusetts Amherst
MA SOCIAL JUSTICE EDUCATION, Focus: Media & Youth in Schools
Graduated May 2017
Appalachian State University
BA COMMUNICATIONS - PUBLIC RELATIONS, Focus: Non-Profit Management
Graduated December 2014
Awards: Who's Who in American Universities and Colleges Award, 2013 Community Impact Student Award, Commitment to Justice Award, Level 1 Award, The Patrick Holder Award, Domestic Co-Leaders of the Year Award
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