Stephanie Johnston - Resume
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Location: North Smithfield, RI, USA
University: Bryant University
Major: Communications; Politics and Law

Stephanie Johnston - Resume

JULY 2018 – PRESENT
THE CULTURE TRIP, FREELANCE JOURNALIST
• Independently brainstorm, pitch, and write highly unique feature stories about Boston
• Highlight the importance of learning, exploring, and understanding different cultures
APRIL 2017 – PRESENT
CBS BOSTON – WBZ-TV, DIGITAL PRODUCER
• Apply editorial judgment to a wide variety of topics and cultivate exclusive online content from a number of sources including press releases, in-house reporters and networked sources
• Write, edit, and produce articles through Word Press following Associated Press style
• Utilize the latest SEO tactics to drive traffic
• Construct headlines and excerpts specifically for social media, publish through Social News Desk
JUNE 2016 – APRIL 2017
WPRI-12, WEB CONTENT PRODUCER
• Respond to breaking news by publishing information on xxx-xxx-xxxx and social media, sending mobile and email alerts when necessary
• Use WordPress to post articles written in Associated Press style
• Create platform-specific social media posts, publish and schedule through Social News Desk
JANUARY 2016 – MAY 2016
WPRI-12, DIGITAL INTERN
• Prepare articles, photo galleries for publication in WordPress
• Post videos to website using Anvato Media Content Platform
Nurture a ‘news-sense’ for national and local news
SEPTEMBER 2015 – DECEMBER 2015
ACADEMIC PROGRAMS INTERNATIONAL, TRAVEL BLOGGER
• Brainstorm, write a twice-monthly blog sharing experiences/tips on API website
JUNE 2015 – AUGUST 2015
WHDH-7, ASSIGNMENT DESK INTERN
• Fact-check breaking news, update iNews Program with real-time information
JUNE 2013 – PRESENT
AMERICAN ENGERY MANAGEMENT, ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
• Assist with accounts receivable and accounts payable
• Communicate with customers over the phone
SKILLS
· WordPress · Social ¬¬News Desk · Google Trends · Anvato · Facebook · Twitter · Google Suite · ¬basic iNews ·
· Adobe Photoshop · Microsoft Office Word, Excel, PowerPoint · Crowdtangle· basic Avid editing ·
EDUCATION
SEPTEMBER 2013 – DECEMBER 2016
BACHELOR’S DEGREE, BRYANT UNIVERSITY
• Double Major in Politics & Law and Communications GPA: 3.77
• Pi Sigma Alpha (American Political Science Association): Member
• Lambda Pi Eta (Honor Society of the National Communication Association): Member
SEPTEMBER 2015 – DECEMBER 2015
STUDY ABROAD, TRINITY COLLEGE DUBLIN

Journalist, Writer, Editor,