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
Copywriter for marketing collateral consisting of press releases, internal/external FAQ’s, speaking points, company messaging, website copy, product descriptions and media pitches​​​​
- 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 and increase traffic on all social media platforms (500K+ followers): Website, Instagram and Facebook 
- Design ads for clients for online marketing and brand identity 
- Work closely with Art Director to ensure quality of magazine ads 
- Interview all interns, create and manage six 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 
- Produce, shoot and edit videos for businesses to use for online marketing 
- Restructure and revamp management of staff photographers to be more efficient 
- Pitch new unique story ideas monthly to Editor

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 
- Photograph high end fashion products, including product from: Gucci, Dolce & Gabbana, Burberry, Prada and Chanel

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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