AWARDS:

  • Telly Awards
    • Online Video (Bronze) – Huffines Discussion 6
    • Online Video (Bronze) – Huffines Discussion 5
    • Online Video (Bronze) – Huffines Discussion 4
    • Music Video/Concert (Bronze) – SXSW, Bright Eyes Live at Auditorium Shores
    • Film/Video (Bronze) – Aggie Gameday – KBTX
  • Department of Health and Kinesiology
    • Outstanding Staff Award
  • College of Education and Human Development
    • Outstanding Staff Support Award
    • Outstanding Staff Award
  • AP Awards
    • Directed Best Sportscast (2nd place) – KBTX

 

EXPERIENCE:
Department of Health and Kinesiology, Texas A&M University College Station, TX
Administrative Coordinator/Communications Specialist

  • Production of press releases, flyers, display materials, newsletters and podcasts to promote departmental lectures, seminars, symposium, lecture series, and department functions/special events
  • Development and marketing to recruit future students through email, SMS and phone call programs for prospective undergraduate and graduate students
  • Development of magazine for former students and friends of the department
  • Copy writing and editing materials for administration
  • Video editing and recording of high impact promotional campaigns and lectures
  • Manager of social media campaigns for Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and YouTube
  • Works with faculty to obtain updated website information for updating by communications staff
  • Provides support to faculty in maintaining departmental external websites as needed


Division of Research, Texas A&M University College Station, TX

Communications Coordinator

  • Assisted with development, maintenance, and production of division websites
  • Point of contact for all communications between IT and staff
  • Production of press releases, flyers, newsletters and podcasts
  • Research, interview, and write articles for online and print venues
  • Provide support in leveraging social media outlets to increase online traffic to research-related topics
  • Assures that web-based products conform to Division and university standards
  • Coordinate strategic communications plan for web with the Director and Assistant Director of Publications and Assistant Vice President for Communications and Public Relations


KWTX Media Waco, TX

Promotions & Marketing Manager

  • In charge of promotions for two television stations (CBS and The CW affiliates)
  • Management of promotional budgets for both stations
  • Development of image campaign for station and clients
  • Planning of promotional campaigns for television and non-television outlets (billboards, radio and TV commercials, online graphics, mobile)


KBTX-TV Bryan, TX

Promotions & Marketing Director

  • Editing of promotional commercials for station
  • Creator of image campaign from scratch for startup television affiliate (UPN Network)
  • Involved in creating sales presentations and commercial campaigns for clients

Production Supervisor 

  • Supervisor of 20-30 personnel
  • Newscast director of various live newscasts and special events
  • Management, scheduling, and training of staff
  • Liaison to sales and creative services employees


EDUCATION:

Texas A&M University

  • Agricultural Journalism College Station, TX