Resume

Resume

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EXPERIENCE

Inedo, Berea, OH
Copy writer/editor

CACTUS Communications, Princeton, NJ (U.S. location)
Editor (Freelance), June 2019 to present

-Detailed editing for papers intended for publication

 

45Press, Youngstown, OH
Web Copy Editor (Freelance), 2016 to present

-Copy editor for various 45Press client websites, such as The Moody Blues
-Use extensive writing skills to improve the “readability” of these websites

 

Pioneer Trails Tree Farm, Poland, OH
Web Copy Editor and Consultant (Freelance), 2015 to present

-Copy editor and co-writer for all content edits to the PTTF website in 2015
-Yearly maintenance on the website to present
-Copy editor for all business newsletter emails 2016 to present

 

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Post Doctoral Teaching Fellow, Aug. 2017 to May 2019

-Taught nine sections of public speaking
-Taught three sections of “Persuasion & Propaganda,” successfully updating the course to the version now used as the department standard
-Two publications plus one under review and nine conference presentations
-Four invited presentations (one academic, three non-academic)

 

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Graduate Assistant, Aug. 2011 to Aug. 2017

-Taught 20 sections of public speaking, successfully updating a few assignments now used across the 80+ sections of this course per semester
-Teaching Assistant for four sections of “Persuasion & Propaganda”
-Two publications and eight conference presentations
-Four invited presentations (three academic, one non-academic)

 

J. Michael Hogan, University Park, PA
Test Bank Editor for Public Speaking & Civic Engagement, 4th ed.,Mar. to May 2016

-Edited and rewrote 50+ test questions for each chapter of this textbook

 

The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA
Assistant Basic Course Director (CAS 100), Aug. 2015 to July 2016

-Assisted the Director in overseeing the 80+ sections of CAS 100 (Effective Speech)
-Ran the Semi-Annual Civic Engagement Public Speaking Contest (Fall and Spring)
-Secured a new, larger venue for the Contest and successfully moved to that location
-Increased the publicity for the event, tripling attendance from the previous year
-Worked with Information Technology Services to create a webpage for the Contest
-Created a transition packet for future Assistants

 

 

SKILLS
-Expert at public speaking
-Highly proficient at upper-level writing and editing
-Highly proficient in Microsoft Word and PowerPoint
-Proficient in Microsoft Office and WordPress
-Basic working proficiency in SEO
-English for Professional Purposes Intercultural Center (EPPIC) Certification
-The Penn State LGBTQA Center “Safer People, Safer Places” Certification

 

 

EDUCATION
The Pennsylvania State University (Dec. 2017)
Doctor of Philosophy in Communication Arts and Sciences
Graduate Minor in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

The Pennsylvania State University (May 2014)
Master of Arts in Communication Arts and Sciences

The College of Wooster (May 2011)
Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies
Minor in History

 

 

LEADERSHIP
Chestnut Hill College’s Harry Potter Academic Conference, Philadelphia, PA
Assistant to the Conference Chairs and Session Moderator, 2015 to present

-Business errands
-Plenary speaker liaising
-Data collection and collation used to discuss improvements for future conferences with co-chairs
-Moderator committee chair
-Regularly moderate four panels, as well as presenting on two panels

 

Scholarly Studies of Harry Potter Core Leadership Academic Group, Albuquerque, NM
Secretary, 2016 to present

-Journal editorial board member (in publisher negotiations)
-“Deputy headmistress” at the conference, responsible for taking minutes for all presentations and distributing minutes to the chair
-Curate the email listserv

 

Communication Arts and Sciences Graduate Forum, University Park, PA
President (elected), Aug. 2014 to Jul. 2015

-Oversaw office remodeling including the purchase of new office furniture
-Managed group finances and switched them to online services
-Organized and ran group meetings

 

The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life, Boardman, OH
Survivorship Committee, 2005-2018

-Volunteer at event
-Speechwriting work for the presenters

 

The American Cancer Society’s Cattle Baron’s Ball, Boardman, OH
Volunteer, 2005-2018

-Volunteer at event
-Speechwriting work for the presenters