Shows:
- The Craftsmen Collective, Santa Cruz, CA, May/June 2018, "Landscape and Ocean Based Photography," Solo Show
- The Parish Publick House, Santa Cruz, CA, January/February 2019, "Water Based Photography," Solo Show
Featured Photos Published In:
Santa Cruz Waves Magazine
Surfer Magazine Online
Forbes.com
Experience:
Digital Media/PR Account Manager, Forty Three Communications; Santa Cruz, CA – 2020–Present
- Manage activities including, planning and strategy, speaking opportunities, award submissions, blogging, contributed content and social media.
- Record and aggregate affiliate and influencer content data, analyzing metrics for trends and evaluating campaign performance
- Execute, develop and iterate integrated PR and marketing strategies across traditional media, social media and paid acquisition
- Conduct weekly client calls, create quarterly marketing plans and yearly reviews
Marketing/Account Manager, Santa Cruz Waves; Santa Cruz, CA – 2016–2020
- Manage all social media accounts (500K+ followers): Website, Instagram and Facebook 
- Increased number of followers by 30% every year on all platforms
- Design online ads for clients to publish on Facebook and Instagram to boost branding 
- Ensure clients magazine ads are catered for their business through active communication with Art Director every issue
- Interview all future interns and create 6 month learning experience 
- Invoice over 100 clients monthly

Staff Writer/Photographer/Videographer, Santa Cruz Waves; Santa Cruz, CA – 2017–2020
- Photographer and Writer for magazine - Create Best of the Web, Event Listings, and Word on the Street every issue
- Photograph Events - Upload galleries online and share across social media platforms 
- Generate videos for businesses from shooting to editing for Facebook and Instagram
- Restructured and revamped management of staff photographers to be more efficient 
- Pitching new unique story ideas monthly 

Operations Associate, Project YX; Bonny Doon, CA – 2019 –Present
- Freelance studio photographer 
- Create consistent images to provide the most personalized online shopping experience for clients
- Work with team to establish productive techniques for shoots 

Studio Production Team, KSL Broadcasting Group, Salt Lake City, UT – 2014–2015
- Run studio cameras, equipment, teleprompter for KSL News, Shows and Studio productions 
- Take direction from directors and producers to obtain best results 
- Make sound editorial decisions and react aggressively to breaking news with or without management present
- Assist in live remote productions and electronic field production/editing, non-linear AVID editing

Social Media Manager, University of Utah Health Sciences, Salt Lake City, UT – 2013–2015
- Started with brand new account, built from 0 followers to 300 organically in first 3 months 
- Present weekly reports tracking social media footprint and exposure 
- Research potential podcast topics that would interest and engage listeners

Production Assistant, Saint Cloud, Salt Lake City, UT – 2015
- Assistant coordination; time management and operations
- Assistant to directors, assistant directors, and production managers
- Team member on high budget commercial production work for OtterBox, Mountain West Healthcare

Production Intern, Shed Media, Los Angeles, CA – 2013
- Digesting raw footage, screen materials, and editing video project 
- Drafting, scripting and pithing new show ideas
- Interviewing potential cast members 

Education University of Utah; Salt Lake City, UT  – Bachelor of Science in Journalism & New Media
Awards
- Dean’s List Women’s Soccer Team, University of Utah
- NCAA Division I Pac-12 All-Academic Team, University of Utah
- Best Athlete, Class of 2010, Harbor High School

Skills:
Adobe Suite, Final Cut Pro, MAC OS X and Microsoft Office Suite. 
DSLR camera operations, Google Analytics, Wordpress and Studio Lighting.


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