Resume

Emily is a fourth-year undergraduate student studying strategic communication with specializations in marketing and media in the E.W. Scripps School of Journalism at Ohio University. She is pursuing a Bachelor of Science in Journalism degree and plan on graduating in May of 2019.

Professional Experience

 

BuzzFeed | New York City, NY
Client Services Intern | June 2018 - Present

  • Proactively monitor and communicate competitive landscape news and updates, both from a brand and publisher perspective 
  • Audit and update Client Services Resource Hubs (wikis)
  • Assist in development of internal and client-facing collateral (decks, reports) and media plans
  • Contribute to team and operational projects

Woolpert | Dayton, OH
Communications Intern | June 2017 - October 2017

  • Collaborated with Director of Risk Management and Compliance to develop a communication action plan focusing on safety culture to be distributed through corporate channels
  • Created digital signage through Stratos Media to be displayed on television screens in 26 different office locations across the country
  • Coordinated nine exhibit hall booths for a New Hire Leadership Workshop, which welcomed 27 client-facing employees to the building by sharing different services
  • Ghostwrote and edited multiple communication pieces for leadership of the company
  • Updated media contact lists and analyzed press release analytics through Cision

Upstream 360 | Blue Ash, OH
Client Services Intern | April 2016 - August 2016

  • Organized brainstorming sessions for more than 15 Procter & Gamble clients
  • Communicated with visual artists and interacted with clients to move projects along
  • Constructed presentations for the company to demonstrate ideas during brainstorming sessions
  • Contributed to production efforts by setting up props for shoots

On-Campus Experience

Scripps Public Relations Student Society of America
Vice President of External Relations | April 2018 - Present

  • Distribute weekly newsletter with internships, jobs and other opportunities to over 100 dues-paying members
  • Oversee Professional Mentor Program and connected chapter members with industry professionals

Vice President of Social Affairs | April 2017 - April 2018

  • Plan philanthropic and social events for 60+ Chapter members
  • Coordinate a regional conference with five students from other Ohio-based universities for PRSSA members
  • Increased attendance at events by 33%
  • Represented the Chapter at three PRSSA National Conferences in Boston, Massachusetts, Atlanta, Georgia and Indianapolis, Indiana
 

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Learning Community Leader | July 2017 - Present

  • Guide a group of 25 freshman students through their first semester at Ohio University
  • Attend a weekly class and co-instruct the students on knowledge of Ohio University
  • Hold over 15 social events per semester for students
  • Manage a budget for activities throughout the semester
  • Help to guide students to career paths through changing their major and picking up educational programs including minors and certificates

Thumbprint Student-Run Advertising Firm
Account Associate | October 2016 - April 2017

  • Worked with the staff of University Communications and Marketing (UCM) along with a team of eight students to develop goals regarding campaigns associated with the party scene at OU
  • Developed and distribute surveys to students
  • Held focus groups to collect research on thoughts and perspectives from students
  • Attended client meetings and pitch ideas to construct campaign ideas
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ImPRessions Student-Run Public Relations Firm
Keep Ohio Beautiful Account Executive | June 2016 - June 2017

  • ImPRessions is the Nationally Affiliated Student-Run Public Relations Firm on campus
  • Managed a team of 13 associates to promote a statewide non-profit organization benefiting the recycling efforts beautification of Ohio
  • Created content for social media, which contain 1000+ followers for each account; gained 106 Twitter followers and 94 Facebook likes while holding this position.
  • Contributed to the rebranding of a new Keep Ohio Beautiful logo
  • Developed stickers to be placed on trashcans along rest stops of the Ohio Turnpike to encourage the demographic not to litter
  • Completed weekly meeting minutes and monthly reports pertaining to social media analytics
  • Awarded Best Overall Account

 

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Prescribe Change Account Associate | September 2015 - May 2016

  • Collaborated with a team of 12 to create a campaign focused on the prevention of prescription drug abuse that reached our target audience of 18 to 24 year olds
  • Worked with a budget to be spent over a three-year period on merchandise, public advertising, and literature
  • Assisted with the design of fliers, billboards, and public transportation advertising
  • Awarded Account Rising Star