Resume



WORK HISTORY

Aug 2019 – Current

Communications Manager

Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership

As the communications manager at the Arcus Center for Social Justice Leadership at Kalamazoo College, I am responsible for the management of all digital communications for the ACSJL. I serve as the ACSJL’s principal writer and editor of online content for our websites, electronic news outlets and social media. I also serve as the primary lead on all digital marketing and communications strategies for the ACSJL.

Jan 2018 – Current

Creative Director & Co-Founder

Reflct Media, LLC

Film and video production company that focuses on documentary media. We use our platform to give others a voice in the fight for justice and equality, sharing narratives often ignored by mainstream media.

Aug 2018 – Apr 2020

Graduate Teaching Assistant

Western Michigan University

Responsible for teaching introductory courses as an instructor within the School of Communication. Classes taught include: Communication & Community Engagement, Intro to Media & Telecommunications, and Film Communication.

Feb 2018 – Mar 2020

Media Coordinator

Strategic Community Partners

Responsible for creating all social media content for Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn with the usage of photo, video, and graphics.

Jun 2018 – May 2019

Communications Intern

W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Responsible for monitoring the media to help build our monthly media report, reviewing and posting internal news on the Vine, conceptualizing and producing internal and external video content, and photography.

Dec 2016 – Jan 2018

Intern

Various Organizations

Interned with the following organizations: Overneath Creative Collective, BonBon Networks, ImageStream Creative Communications, Bronco Productions, Rogan Productions, ESPN3, HGTV, TLC, and the Public Media Network.


EDUCATION


2018-2020

Master of Arts – Communication

Western Michigan University


2016

Bachelor of Arts – Film/Video/Media Studies

Western Michigan University



SKILLS

Storytelling

Video Production


Editing


Photography


Conceptual Thinking


Research


Team Management


Problem Solving


Social Media Management


Teaching


Adobe Suite (CC)


Microsoft Office


macOS

 

REFERENCES

Javon DobbsCommunications Manager / W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Contact information for Javon provided upon inquiry.


Kathy ReinckeDir. of Communications / W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Contact information for Kathy provided upon inquiry.


Chanel HamptonFounder & President / Strategic Community Partners

Contact information for Chanel provided upon inquiry.