University of Minnesota-Twin Cities                                                                                  
Candidate for Bachelor of Arts, May 2012
Major in Public Relations, Minor in Sustainability Studies
GPA: 3.271/4.0
Orientation Leader
University of Minnesotas Orientation & First Year Programs
Jan. 2011-Present
·         Assist over 5,000 incoming students transitioning to the University.
·         Prepare and administer programs to large audiences.
·         Chosen along with 28 leaders from a pool of more than 100 applicants for communication and peer leadership skills.
·         Troubleshoot problems with students, parents, and supervisors while at the same time committing to a rigorous schedule.

Promotions Intern
Jan. 2011-Present
·         Coordinate day-of-event logistics with the station’s clients.
·         Represent the station with a team of 8 interns at over 50 events around the Twin Cities such as, the St. Paul Winter Carnival, Hamlake’s Snowbowl, and Tim McGraw’s national concert tour.
·         Create innovative promotional tactics to market K102 and K00L108 to interact and delight listeners.

Customer Service Representative
University of Minnesota Athletics Ticket Office
Sept. 2008-Present
·         Act as the front line for the Athletic Ticket Office by solving customer’s ticketing problems and turning negative complaints into positive experiences over the phone, email, and in person.
·         Increased ticket sales by selling over $70,000 worth of freshman student football season tickets in less than 60 days in a new program (with two other students).
·         Work with a team at fast paced day of game atmospheres to efficiently increase ticket sales.

Minnesota Lynx Fit Intern                                                                                                                                        
Minnesota Timberwolves & Lynx                            
July 2010
·      Executed the Lynx Fit summer school lesson plans on fitness, nutrition, and education with groups of approximately 25 students aged K-5 in a classroom environment at Minneapolis Public Schools’ summer school programs.
·      Collaborated directly with Minneapolis Public Schools, General Mills, and Midwest Food Connections to execute program objectives.


Marketing and Public Relations Representative                                                                                       
UNICEF at the U                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             
Fall 2010-Present

Director of the Philanthropy Committee                                                                                                                    
Public Relations Student Society (PRSSA)                                                                      
 Jan. 2010-Present