Education

  • Bachelor of Science, Journalism

Kent State University

August 2014-December 2017

-Participant of Mountain Workshops for Photojournalism 2016&2017

-Recipient of the Wallace J. Hagedorn Scholarship for Photojournalism

-Treasurer of on campus photography club “Focal Point”

Experience

·     Multimedia Intern

The Grand Rapids Press/Advance Local

July 2018-current

-Covering breaking news, features and sports

-Creating photo galleries and multimedia slideshows for mlive.com

-Pitching story ideas

·     Student Staff Photographer

Kent State University Communications and Marketing

August 2017-December 2017

-Photographed sports and campus events

-Assisted staff photographers

·     Full Time Photographer

The Kent Stater/Kent Wired

January 2016-May 2017

-Photographed and wrote stories for the student paper

-Promoted from photo stringer to full time photographer

·     Security Guard

Akron Art Museum

December 2015-April 2018

-Demonstrated knowledge of artwork on view

-Learned about curatorial operations

Skills

-AP Style

-Adobe Creative Suite

-Photo Mechanic

-Photography/Videography

-PADI Open Water Diver

 Brandie, 18

Brandie, 18