Experience

alabama logoThe University of Alabama Athletics Communications
(Aug. 2014 – May 2015)

Student Assistant • Contact: Aaron Jordan – Associate Director of Communications • (205) 348-6084

-Wrote stories for RollTide.com
-Created graphics for use on social media
-Assisted in creating pre-game notes and press materials
-Aided visiting sports information directors
-Updated and researched statistics throughout the week
-Managed social media accounts and distributed press materials during athletic events
-Transcribed press conferences


mastheadMosaic Magazine
(Aug. 2014 – May 2015)

Staff Writer • Contact: Dr. John Latta – Honors College Professor • jlatta@ua.edu

-Wrote feature length articles related to the Honors College through the students, professors or themes involved that were published in a professional-quality magazine or online
-Shot photographs for other students’s articles
-Designed spreads for other students’s articles
-Collaborated with teams of 2-3 student staff members for every article


rangers logoThe Texas Rangers Community Outreach Department
(Feb. 2013 – Aug. 2014)

Youth Ballpark Announcer • Contact: Breon Dennis – VP of Community Outreach • (817) 304-2209

-Operated the public address system for youth baseball tournaments and rentals
-Selected music for between innings and made promotional announcements
-Communicated with concessions staff to offer specials throughout the games
-Addressed customer complaints and ensured that they enjoyed their time at the ballpark
-Enforced facility rules before, during, and after events


RAWRlogo squareGrapevine Faith RAWR
(July 2011 – May 2014)

Founding Executive Editor • Contact: Jon Brooks – Campus Pastor • (817) 980-1898

-Planned a student newspaper and presented in to school administrators
-Wrote articles and shot photographs
-Edited all articles
-Designed each page of the publication
-Selected student staff members
-Directed and advised student staff
-Trained future editors and upcoming writers
-Represented the staff before administrators


faith logoGrapevine Faith Football Jumbotron
(Aug. 2014 – Nov. 2014)

Executive Producer • Contact: Michael Klefeker – Creative Arts Director • (817) 442-9144

-Scheduled and directed in-game interviews at timeouts and quarter breaks
-Coordinated film crews and directed game coverage
-Filmed and directed halftime film features
-Created and planned pre-game graphics
-Created interactive crowd games for use during timeouts
-Communicated with public address announcer to synchronize graphics and announcements


maxprepsCBS MaxPreps
(Aug. 2011 – May 2012)

Sports Writing Intern • Contact: Angela Frudakis – Internship Coordiantor • (530) 313-9163

-Served as a local beat writer for my high school
-Wrote feature stories as well as game recap stories that were published online
-Learned the basics of sports writing
-Gained experience while working in a professional environment with deadline pressure
-One of thirteen interns selected from over 100 applicants

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