THE GOODS

2017 Young Lion Award Winner, U.S. Silver in Cyber

2018 Cannes Lion Award Winner, 3 Silver Lions & 3 Shortlists

2018 ACD Gold Cube, Experiential Design

2018 Webby Award Winner, Film & Video, Unscripted (Branded)

2018 Adweek Project Isaac Award Winner

Featured on Best Ads on TV

Was asked to write a Garmin blog post about running, which was arguably more fun than running.


THE SMARTS

University of Missouri - Columbia 

Graduation date: May 2014
Bachelor of Journalism in Magazine Editing
Minor in Business
Graduated with honors
Walter Williams Scholar: an honor given to the highest-achieving Journalism Scholars


THE PLACES

MMGY
Copywriter: Feb. 2018 - Present

  • Clients: CheapCaribbean.com, Monterey County, Bermuda, Los Cabos, British Virgin Islands

VML
Assoc. Copywriter: Jan. 2017 - Feb. 2018

  • Clients: Electrolux, Frigidaire, Tennessee Tourism, Russell Stover

Creative Services Copywriter: June 2014 - Jan. 2017

  • Worked across all clients to allow each alignment team to be as efficient as possible

  • Clients: MLB Player's Association, Tennessee Tourism, Navistar, Gatorade, Cobra Puma, Kashi, Tropicana, Kansas City Power & Light District, Tom's of Maine and more

  • Worked on many projects for VML — including VML.com, recruitment materials, Foundation Day, etc.

Vox Magazine
Department Editor: Aug. 2013 - Dec. 2013

  • Researched, sourced and pitched timely stories for News & Insight and endnotes departmental articles

  • Saw stories through entire production process from idea to working with writers to final edits

  • Wrote table of contents blurbs, display type, sidebars and updated calendar events

  • Assessed, macro and micro edited, fact-checked, and edited to fit department and feature articles

Living the College Life
Writer: Sept. 2011 - April 2013

  • Pitched, wrote and self-edited approximately two articles per week

  • Helped with promotions through social media

  • Edited and structured other writers to work within the news and entertainment department

Columbia Missourian
Reporter: Jan. 2012 - May 2012

  • Interviewed for, edited and wrote for the public life beat

  • Pitched, recorded sound, and took photos to create a multimedia project for the website