Lydia Weltmann
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Location: Hamilton Township, NJ, United States
School: Roanoke College
Major: Creative Writing

Lydia Weltmann

Education: Bachelor of Arts, Creative Writing, May 2016
Roanoke College, Salem, VA
GPA: 3.5
• Study Abroad: University of East Anglia, Norwich, England, Fall 2014

Marketing Associate, April 2016—November 2016
LeisureMedia360, Roanoke, VA
- Managed Social Media like Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest
- Created and sent mass email blasts to advertisers
- Uploaded articles to website using Metro Publisher
- Maintained monthly and weekly blogs

Internship, January 2016 – April 2016
Mountain View Humane Spay/Neuter Clinic, Roanoke, VA
- Researched potential grants and compiled data for reports

Internship, September 2015—December 2015
Leisure Media 360, Roanoke, VA
- Wrote press releases
- Fact-checked articles for magazines
- Edited proofs of magazines
- Assisted with marketing on social media platforms

Staff Member, September 2015-- February 2016
Roanoke Review Literary Magazine, Salem, VA
- Read submissions of poetry and prose
- Discussed craft and grammar elements of submissions with team

Research Assistant, September 2013 – May 2016
Roanoke College, Salem, VA
- Conducted literary searches of cultural myths from around the world
- Presented research at Annual Campus Showcase
- Currently writing a novel based on the research

Literary Magazine Editor, September 2012-present
Roanoke College, Salem, VA
- Read and judged submissions of poetry and prose
- Formatted accepted submissions on Microsoft Publisher

Proficient with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Publisher, Excel, Wordpress, Blogger, Facebook, LinkedIn
Some experience with InDesign
Strong editing skills in line editing and full manuscripts
Good time management, highly organized

writing, editing, proofreading