Bethany K. Lawson
Public Relations
Location: Bowling Green, KY, USA
University: Murray State University
Major: Public Relations

Bethany K. Lawson

Bethany K. Lawson
1316 N Sunrise Dr | Bowling Green, KY 42101 |xxx-xxx-xxxx | xxx-xxx-xxxx

• Effective written and verbal communicator with previous customer service and nonprofit experience
• Critical and creative thinker who proactively solves problems and creates innovative solutions and ideas
• Contemplative and thoughtful listener who is empathetic to others needs
• Friendly, caring and cooperative employee committed to punctuality and working effectively individually or with a team


Murray State University (MSU), Murray, KY | Bachelor of Science, Public Relations, May 2014
• History Minor
• Public Relations Student Society of America: Aug 2013 – May 2014


Author and Self-taught Visual Artist, Franklin, MA | Painter, Poetry & Fiction Writer; Jan 2015 to present
• Painting with acrylic on traditional canvas, with focus on expressionism; finished 80+ pieces ranging in sizes 8in x 8in to 18in x 24in.
• Self-published, The Mountains Here Are Showing: A Collection of Poems: Gatekeeper Press
• Completed novel manuscript: The Elan of the Heart, and currently writing a second book of poems: As Sweet as the Fruit She Eats

Sobriety Foundation, Salt Lake City, Utah | Volunteer; May 2017
• Created a donation request on behalf of the organization for local financial institutions

South Central Kentucky Kids on the Block, Bowling Green, KY | Puppeteer; Oct 2014 – Jan 2015
• Presented educational programs to children in an academic setting using the form of bunraku puppetry on topics including child abuse and substance abuse prevention, disabilities/health, and personal/educational differences
• Prepared teacher packets for instructors following programs for program evaluations and classroom use
• Assisted in preparation of fundraisers including creating mailing labels, spreadsheets and networking

Holiday Inn University Plaza Hotel, Bowling Green, KY | Room Attendant; July 2014 – Oct 2014
• Cleaned guest rooms following departure and stay over nights
• Reported all maintenance issues
• Maintained a friendly and hospitable environment

Wal-Mart, Russellville, KY | Cashier; May 2013 – Aug 2013
• Communicated with diverse customer base to provide positive customer service
• Entrusted to manage financial transactions (cash, credit, and check)
• Resolved customer and technical problems

Dairy Queen Restaurant, Central City, KY | Frontline Assistant; May 2012 – July 2012
• Listened actively to customers to ensure accurate orders were filled
• Collaborated with a team of 5-10 to meet customer needs in a fast-paced environment
• Evaluated inventory and restocked items as needed
• Provided a positive attitude to build a friendly environment

Subway Restaurant, Morgantown, KY | Sandwich Artist; June 2009 – Aug 2010
• Trained to provide a positive customer experience
• Entrusted to close store at nights
• Assisted with catering, maintained call-in orders, ensured all safety and position requirements
Bethany K. Lawson
1316 N Sunrise Dr | Bowling Green, KY 42101 |xxx-xxx-xxxx | xxx-xxx-xxxx


Professor Elizabeth Thomas
PR Sequence Head Lecturer/ Social Media Specialist/ PRSSA Advisor
Department of Journalism and Mass Communications
Murray State University
208 Wilson Hall
Murray, KY 42071

Ms. Ashley Reynolds
Executive Director
South Central Kentucky Kids on the Block
2465 Russellville Road
Bowling Green, KY 42103

Ms. Liz Freebody
Executive Housekeeper
Holiday Inn University Plaza Hotel
1021 Wilkinson Trace
Bowling Green, KY 42103


Julia Rein

Tiffany Oliver

Katelyn Fugate

Public relations, customer service, non-profit, writing, office, creative development