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Location: Austin, TX, United States
School: University of Texas at Austin
Field of Study: Advertising

Student searching for Internship

Julia MacDonald

Cultivating creativity through an open mind and dedicated work ethic.
EDUCATION The University of Texas at Austin: Graduating May 2019
Bachelor of Science, Advertising- Texas Creative
Minor in Psychology, Certificate in Business Foundations
Honors: University Honors (Spring 2016, Fall 2017), Dean’s Honor List (Fall 2017) EXPERIENCE
Freelance Photographer and Content Creator
• Jobs include: weddings, senior portraits, Christmas cards, formal events, office events • Photographer and Content Creator for Lewis and Partners in Houston, Texas
• Created water mark for Aerial Photography Walter Berkeley Fondren
• Photographer for the Instagram of travel blogger @veryire (150k followers)
• Photographer and Content Creator for Just Beads in Dennis, Massachusetts
Overall GPA: 3.7
2015- Present
The Grace Loncar Foundation, Graphic Design Intern
• Exercised creative thinking and problem solving to spread mental health awareness to prevent teenage suicide
• Utilized graphic design programs to create digital content for @thegraceloncarfoundation Instagram (+5K followers)
Texas Tech University International Study Abroad Program, Intern
• Documented program experiences through visual means for catalogue and promotional use
Wright and Greenhill, P.C., Austin, TX, Accounting Intern
• Entered financial data, organized and reimbursed expenses of employees, balanced payments
Port O’ Connor Offshore Association, Port O’ Connor, TX, Advertising Intern
• Generated content and ran social media accounts to promote PocoBueno Invitational Fishing Tournament
Summer 2017
Summer 2017 Summer 2016 Summer 2016
LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCE AND ACTIVITIES
Northwest Austin Young Life Austin, TX, Volunteer Leader Spring 2016- Present • Mentor 30+ female students, dedicating 15+ hrs weekly to organize and participate in events promoting personal growth
• Co-run social media account to produce and distribute content that informs students of events
Student Government, Isaiah and Sydney’s Presidential Campaign – UT Austin, Member & PR Strategist Spring 2017
• Created promotional content and distributed campaigns message by establishing relationships with student groups
Texas School for the Blind and Visually Impaired, Austin, TX, Volunteer Fall 2015- Fall 2016
• Assisted school by acting as visual guide for students, decorating for fundraisers, and hosting holiday events for students. Texas Delta Gamma- UT Austin, Member Fall 2015- Fall 2016
• Attended weekly meetings, participated in philanthropic activities, and photographed fundraisers
SKILLS
Computer/ Technical: MS Office, Excel, PowerPoint, Pages, Keynote, Final Cut Pro X, Photoshop, InDesign, Lightroom,
competitive analyses (SWOT), survey programming tools (Qualtrics), report building
Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Wordpress, Tumblr, YouTube, VSCO, SnapChat
Interests: Painting, jewelry making, event planning, travel photography, labradoodles, museums, road trips, making tamales Personal: Natural ability to work well with others, heightened intuition to people and team needs, strong multi-tasker, driven leader taking initiative, excellent communicator, attentive to others emotions, determined problem solver, self-starter, happily open to learning new skills or programs, passionate about creating purposeful work