Resume

EDITORIAL EXPERIENCE

Radiological Society of North America, Oak Brook, IL - April 2018 - Present

Social Media Manager

  • Manages RSNA social media brand an sub-brand presences on Twitter, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, YouTube and other channels as appropriate. Manages posting and responding on all channels
  • Develops and manages social media content and editorial calendar on a monthly basis, reflecting business needs, initiatives and organizational marketing priorities throughout
  • Writes copy for social media platforms and marketing pieces, including websites, PowerPoint
           presentations, reports and other marketing projects as assigned. Maintains organizational voice and brand standards in marketing and communications
  • Monitors social media conversations and actively participates in relevant discussions. Provides customer service as necessary
  • Monitors social media analytics and develops status reports; uses knowledge gained to identify trends and industry-leading practices to apply new thinking and innovation to RSNA social media programs
  • Gathers insights and market research related to RSNA customer needs and habits and current events. Shares knowledge with Marketing team and other departments
  • Proposes and launches new social media tactics and channels that suit RSNA marketing objectives

MGMT, Los Angeles, CA - June 2018 - Present

Social Media Strategist

  • Manages social media strategy for Columbia Recordings artists MGMT ("Kids", "Time toPretend", "Electric Feel")
  • Curates original digital content, including videos, graphics and social media promotioncampaigns for releases, appearances and tours

American Society of Safety Engineers, Park Ridge, IL, May 2013-October 2017

Digital Content Strategist

  • Responsible for the strategy, moderation, and engagement of social media platforms including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn
  • Increased Facebook fans by 18% and Twitter followers by 14% in first three months after taking over social media accounts
  • Writes copy for webinars/seminars/symposiums on social platforms and website
  • Works in various CMS to design and maintain web pages
  • Pitches, writes, and edits feature- and brief-length copy for Professional Safety Magazine, the leading industry publication with a circulation of 35,000
  • Directs, writes, edits, and manages digital content, including blogs, videos and podcasts

Noisey, New York, NY, April 2017 - PresentContributor

  • Pitches and writes digital music related content for VICE Media's Noisey music publication.

Men's Journal, New York, NY, April 2016-Present

Contributor

  • Pitches and writes digital content for the Wenner Media publication

The Hold Steady & Craig Finn, Brooklyn, NY, January 2009-Present

Social Media Manager

  • Manages all social media for The Hold Steady and solo artist Craig Finn
  • Increased audience across social media platforms, including 40% increase in organic follows on Twitter and doubled number of followers on Instagram
  • Acts as liaison between artist, management, and record label to resolve customer service issues pertaining to releases, merchandise, and ticket sales
  • Creates and curates original digital content, including videos, graphics, email campaigns, and social media promotion campaigns for releases, appearances and tours

U.S. Cellular, Chicago, IL, April 2012-January 2013

Web Copywriter

  • Developed and revised copy for internal reference documents and support material
  • Researched and catalogued app content in advance of app re-launch

Flavorpill, New York, NY, July 2010-October 2010

Social Media Intern

  • Optimized content across social media, including Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, and Reddit
  • Led re-launch and re-development of Flavorpill’s app to increase downloads and visibility
  • Managed and contributed pop-culture commentary to company’s Tumblr blog

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Technical: Adobe InDesign and Photoshop; Final Cut; Microsoft Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, and Word; fundamentals of HTML and CSS

Social media: Blogger, Facebook, Facebook Live, Instagram, LinkedIn, Periscope, Pinterest, Reddit, Snapchat, Spotify, Tumblr, Twitter, Vimeo, Vine, WordPress, and YouTube

Analytics: Facebook Insights, Google Analytics, Twitter Analytics

EDUCATION

Columbia College Chicago: Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, 2008