Resume

CAREER OBJECTIVE
To obtain a career in the field of sports journalism in which I can utilize my experience in writing, interviewing, research and knowledge of professional sports.

WORK EXPERIENCE
Assistant Sports Editor, Daily 49er, Long Beach Calif.- Aug. 2013 – present
-Performing as beat writer for the women’s basketball team this semester and the Dirtbags baseball beat next semester.
-Operate the official Daily 49er Sports Twitter and Facebook, posting the most recent stories daily while trying to increase exposure.

Writer, Fantasy Couch, Sacramento, Calif. – Jan. 2012 – present
-Write articles pertaining to the fantasy sports side of baseball, football and basketball.
-Answer fantasy sports related questions on social media for those who reach out to us.

Media Relations Intern, River Cats, Sacramento, Calif. – Jan. 2011 – Sept. 2011
-Assisted in writing and the editing the 2011 Sacramento River Cats Media Guide.
-Wrote game recaps and feature stories for both online and print.
-Operated the official social media accounts of the Sacramento River Cats.

Writer, Sacramento Press, Sacramento, Calif. – March 2010 – May 2011
-Covered games and wrote stories about the Sacramento Kings (NBA), Sacramento River Cats (MiLB) and Sacramento Mountain Lions (UFL).

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science, Journalism/Communication Studies Minor – Dec. 2014
California State Long Beach, Long Beach, Calif.

Associate of Art, Social Science – May 2012
Sacramento City College, Sacramento, Calif.

SKILLS
-Proficient in Photoshop, Audacity, InDesign and familiar with multiple forms of social media.
-Experience with interviewing subjects at the professional and collegiate level.
-Solid understanding of AP Style writing.

WEBSITE
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