Resume

Experience

Multimedia Intern: Oregon Public Broadcast, June 2018-September 2018

  • Produce multimedia stories for regional audience

  • Monitor analytics to strategize digital content management and social media presence

  • Manage CMS and social media channels to engage with online communities

  • Pull stories from news partners for homepage updates and social media distribution

Visual Content Producer: Freelance, March 2015-present

  • Work with clients and media partners to tell narrative non-fiction stories

  • Navigate projects both independently and collaboratively to meet creative needs

  • Manage multiple ongoing projects to meet deadlines and exceed expectations

  • Delegate tasks on team projects to optimize production workflow

  • Consult with clients and mentors to achieve creative goals

  • Weddings and Portrait work: www.mirandalauren.com

Video Producer: University of Oregon, April 2018-September 2018

  • Worked part time as a student to produce a video on prescribed fire and forest ecology

  • Filmed and edited a short film using Adobe Premiere

  • Built relationships with wildland fire professionals and forest ecologists

Visual Leadership & Photographer: Flux Magazine, January 2018-June 2018

  • Managed video team to produce a video for an award-winning student magazine

  • Collaborate with visual team to plan and create content for print and web

  • Work closely with leadership team to manage magazine production and meet production deadlines

  • Create images that visually tell stories as both stand-alone essays or photo packages in collaboration with writers to complement written stories

Bartender & Staff Trainer: Galaxy Taco, June 2015-April 2017

  • Utilized multitasking skills to execute a variety of tasks quickly and efficiently

  • Displayed excellent professionalism while interacting with a wide range of people

  • Trained new employees to maintain establishment service standards

Communications Manager: Empowr, September 2014-March 2015

  • Managed team of communication specialists at a technology start-up company

  • Increased client base by 86% within 1.5 months of acquiring management position

  • Succeeded in procuring largest partnership within my department 

  • Met strict deadlines and demonstrated flexibility in a rapidly changing environment

Public Relations Intern: Resident Ensemble Players, September 2012-May 2013

  • Designed and wrote press releases for upcoming performances to attract audiences

  • Conducted on-camera interviews and assisted in producing marketing videos

  • Implemented and analyzed social media marketing campaigns

Global Compliance Intern: Shire Pharmaceuticals, May 2012- August 2012

  • Developed department's employee communications guide

  • Established relationships with new clients in company's global communications

  • Tracked company's compliance regulation efficiency

Professional associations

  • Society of Environmental Journalists

Professional Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suite

  • Project Management

  • Social Media Management

  • Multimedia Production

  • Video and photo editing

lifestyle skills

As an environmentally focused visual journalist, I can be tasked with documenting subjects in varying conditions. I am experienced with a variety of outdoor skills that can be used on assignment in almost any location or environmental condition. 

  • Horseback riding

  • Snorkeling

  • Backpacking

  • Snowshoeing

  • Kayaking/ SUP

Education

University of Oregon, Eugene, OR, June 2017-June 2018

  • MS Professional Journalism

  • Professional Development Workshops:

    • StoryArc cinematic video production

    • Three point video lighting

    • Lighting for studio photography

University of Delaware, Newark, DE, September 2009-May 2013

  • BA in Mass Communications

  • Minors in Journalism, English and Theatre studies

  • General Mills Scholarship Recipient

Garnet Valley High School, Garnet Valley, PA, Class of 2009

  • National Honor Society

  • National Art Honor Society

  • National French Honor Society

  • National Music Honor Society

  • Finalist for Governor's School of Excellence in Photography