Journalist and Creative Professional seeking job opportunities in the media.
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Location: Bridgeport, CT, USA
School: Sacred Heart University
Field of Study: Media Arts with a concentration in Journalism

Journalist and Creative Professional seeking job opportunities in the media.

PROFILE
An enthusiastic, flexible, and determined team member with ample and proficient skills to flourish
in the field of communication studies.

EDUCATION
Sacred Heart University, School of Communication, Media & The Arts Fairfield, CT
B.A. Media Arts, summa cum laude August 2020
Concentration: Journalism | Minor: Global Studies
GPA: 3.926

HONORS & AWARDS
National Communication Association Honor Society 2019-2020
President’s Excellence Award, Sacred Heart University 2017-2020
Dean’s List 2017-2020

INVOLVEMENT
The Spectrum Newspaper Fairfield, CT
• Staff Reporter 2018
o Researched News topics, interviewed campus members, and wrote articles
using AP Style.
Broadcast Training Program Fairfield, CT
• Student 2017-2018
o Learned the essentials of studio production, control room, and audio room operation.
o Gained knowledge and proficiency in both live and post production.

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
Sacred Heart University (Volunteer Program and Service Learning) Fairfield, CT
• Volunteer 2017-2018
○ Helped children in after-school programs with their assigned homework and readings.
○ Assisted low-income families with non-perishable items at a local food pantry.
Save Our Youth (Non-profit) Bridgeport, CT
• Intern 2015-2017
○ Supervised youth groups in recreational activities and program events like fundraisers, community cleanups, feeding the homeless, giveaways, etc. Maintain a positive and energetic attitude. Instruct the youth on proper and safe handling of equipment/tools. Counsel and support the youth on making positive choices.

WORK EXPERIENCE
PT Sales Associate, Bass Pro Shops, Bridgeport, CT 2017-present
o Assist customers with their shopping inquiries; Display and create signage for merchandise; Receive shipment; Assist team-lead with inventory reports; Keep sales floor organized, stocked, and cleaned.
Intern, S.O.Y Safe Summer Project 7/18 - 9/30, Bridgeport, CT 2016
Caregiver, Private Family, Bridgeport, CT 2012-2015

SKILLS
Languages: English, Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, French
Editing Software: Adobe Creative Cloud
Software: Google Docs, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel
Production: Camera Operation, Teleprompter, Switcher Board, Audio, CG

Skilled in Camera Operation, Teleprompter, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Photoshop, Audio, CG,