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To gain further writing and editing experience in a professional publishing setting.


January 2001—Present University of Florida Undergraduate Telecommunications Office,

Gainesville, FL

Student Assistant

• Assisted with general office tasks

May—December 2000 Florida Department of Children and Families, Tallahassee, FL

Fiscal Assistant I, Human Services Counselor I

• Processed invoices for Children’s Mental Health District 2B

• Updated the Child Placement List weekly

• Assisted with Contract Management

January—April 2000 Rowland Publishing, Inc., Tallahassee, FL

Administrative Assistant

• Created billing invoices

• Proofed and corrected ad copy

• Coordinated general office tasks


August 1999—April 2000 Florida State University Housing Department, Tallahassee, FL

Residence Hall Receptionist

• Assisted students with housing concerns

• Promoted Florida State University

• Offered tours of Jennie Murphree Hall to prospective students and parents

Summers and Breaks, Burdines Department Store, Lakeland, FL

1997 and 1998 Sales Associate

• Assisted customers with purchases

• Insured customer satisfaction

• Arranged merchandise


May—August 1999 Tallahassee Magazine, a division of Rowland Publishing, Inc., Tallahassee, FL

Editorial Intern

• Interviewed local figures

• Wrote feature and departmental articles

• Researched future article topics


2001—Present University of Florida, Gainesville FL

• Master’s student, College of Journalism and Mass Communication

• Projected graduation date, May 2002

1996—2000 Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL

• B.A., English, Emphasis in Creative Writing

• Minors in Business and Spanish

• Dean’s List, Spring 2000




1996—2000 Catholic Student Union at Florida State University

• Social Committee Chair, 1999-2000

• Service Committee, 1997-2000

• Retreat Team Producer, Spring 1999

• Retreat Team Member, 1997-1999