Experience

Biographical Records Processor

University of Louisville
July 2001 - Present
  • Maintain Oracle SQL Database for UofL alumni, donors
    and employees, tracking biographical information for
    fundraising purposes
  • Research, verify, organize and edit biographical data, assuring
    accurate and timely coding of said data
  • Manage inquiry and research projects, develop data integrity
    programs to ensure accuracy
  • Assist with special projects, training and development of
    policies and procedures

Supervisor: Laura Brown (502) 852-7018

Customer Service Associate

FedEx Office
Sept. 2011 - Aug. 2012
  • Assist and advise customers with development of ideas for design and print production, perform quality checks to ensure customer satisfaction with final product
  • Edit and enhance images, documents and print material for printing with advanced scanning, printing and binding machinery
  • Perform financial reports and prepare center reports
  • Assist with training new employees

Supervisor: Jesse Harner (502) 368-9980

Media Specialist / Writer / Photographer

Kentucky Army National Guard
May 2004 - May 2010
  • Write, edit news and feature stories for a wide variety of publications and websites in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom and the Bluegrass Guard magazine for the Kentucky National Guard
  • Capture and edit compelling photographs for military and civilian media outlets
  • Research, pitch and develop story ideas, video story boards and scripts
  • Interview subject matter experts and officials
  • Develop talking points and prepare service members for civilian media interviews
  • Credential, escort and act as liaison for civilian media in combat zone
  • Operate advanced camera equipment and Defense Video & Imagery Distribution System satellite uplink
  • Teach new Soldiers basic and advanced print journalism skills and act as mentor

Supervisor: Marvin “BJ” Cornell (502) 541-6235

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