Education

Madrid High School, Madrid, IA (August 2012 – May 2016)

  • Extracurricular Involvement – band (marching band, concert band, jazz band), choir (including swing choir & National Anthem Group), National Honor Society, school newspaper staff (specializing in school music/fine arts events), drama, speech

Drake University, Des Moines, IA (August 2016 – May 2020)

  • B.A. Journalism & Mass Communication in Digital Media Production
  • Extracurricular involvement – Drake Broadcasting System, Sigma Alpha Iota, Drake Band Media/Marketing Team, Honors Program, Symphonic Band & Marching Band
  • Dean’s List Fall 2016, Spring & Fall 2018, Spring 2019

Work Experience

Mom’s Meals, Ankeny, IA (June 2017 – present)

  • Filmed & edited video promoting the company’s new college internship program in the summer of 2019
  • Created billing & accounting manifests via Microsoft Excel

Drake University Band Media & Marketing Team – Photographer & Video Producer (August 2019 – May 2020)

  • Filmed & edited videos promoting the school’s marching band and Bulldog Brass during the 2019-20 season
  • Photographed the band performing at basketball/football games, as well as photos of members, which were shared across the band’s social media & used for band promotion on Drake University’s website

Sigma Alpha Iota – Pi Chapter Editor (April 2019 – April 2020)

  • Photographed chapter’s events (including philanthropy events & recital/group photos) & posted them on the chapter’s social media/website
  • Designed posters for philanthropy events & recitals

Drake Broadcasting System (August 2016 – May 2020)

  • Produced weekly music-based radio show for The Dog At Drake (formerly KDRA 94.1 The Dog)
  • Collaborated with students as associate producer for 2018 Drake Relays student-run broadcast crew, also designing graphics for broadcasts
  • Filmed & edited 3 videos broadcast in student-run livestreams for the 2019 Drake Relays
  • Operated soundboard/camera equipment/chyron for student-run Drake Relays livestreams & operated cameras for official Relays event broadcasts for 2017-2019