Education

Baylor University, Waco, Texas

December 2020 Graduate- Journalism News-Editorial Major, English Minor.

Cumulative Baylor GPA- 4.0

Santa Margarita Catholic High School. Rancho Santa Margarita, CA. Class of 2017

International Baccalaureate Certificate- English Language and Literature

 

Journalism Experience

Editor-in-Chief

The Baylor Lariat, Waco, Texas                                                                 January 2020-May 2020

·        Will manage a team of section editors, lead the editorial board, serve as a voice for the paper

 

Editor-in-Chief                                                                                         January 2019- May 2019

The Bundle Magazine, Waco, Texas

·        Managed and edited stories for a team of staff writers and published content online

 

News Editor

The Baylor Lariat, Waco, Texas                                                         August 2019-December 2019

·        Manages a team of staff writers, accepts pitches, edits all news stories in print and online

 

Staff Writer                                                                                               August 2018- May 2019                      

The Baylor Lariat, Waco, Texas

·        Pitched and wrote four weekly news stories published online and in print

 

Content Writer                                                                                 December 2017-August 2018

The Odyssey Online, Waco, Texas

·        Wrote weekly lifestyle and entertainment pieces for online publication

 

Work and Activity Involvement

·        Union Board Member (August 2018-present). I attend weekly meetings and help to plan and coordinate weekly events in Baylor’s Student Union Building.

·        Alpha Chi Omega Member (January 2019-present) I attend weekly meetings and participate in social and philanthropic activity for the chapter. I am currently on philanthropy and songs committees.

·        Blaze Pizza Staff Member (May 2018-August 2018) I worked the cash register, took orders, made pizzas, and interacted frequently with customers.

·        Ambassador for Baylor’s Department of Journalism (August 2019-present) Serves as a representative for the department, assists at journalism sponsored or related events

 

Honors and Accomplishments

·        1st- Division 1 Critical Review (March 2019) by Texas Intercollegiate Press Association

·        Baylor Dean’s Academic Honor List (awarded each semester at Baylor)

·        Alpha Lambda Delta member (Baylor’s honor society)

 

Skills

·        Feature, news, and review writing

·        Knowledge of In Design and Photoshop features

·        Knowledge of AP Style rules and requirements

·        Proficient in using Instagram, Facebook and Twitter