EXPERIENCE: 

Weigel: Social Media Coordinator

(December 2020-Present)

  • Helped launch new show, Toon In With Me

  • Created digital media for the show including all social media platforms.

  • Ran social media daily; Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with over 50,000 views

NBC: Nightly News with Lester Holt, Production Assistant

(September 2019-January 2020)

  • Managed approximately 5 stories a day including editing video,

    logging, and writing for the web.

  • Pitched story ideas during morning meetings with Lester Holt.

  • Conducted Research and went out on stories with reporters.

  • Created digital media for the show including all social media platforms.

Host of Sip With Me Podcast

(June 2020-Present)

  • Pitched stories, write scripts every morning covering breaking news

  • Wrote and hosted the show

  • Interviewed guests, edited the shows, and ran all social media. 

  • Booked guests for the Show

  • Reached over 600k users on Pinterest through organic search

WGN Fall Morning News Producer Assistant

(September 2018-December 2018)

  • Reached out to users through social media to request footage of stories, as well as to interview witnesses

  • Ran social media daily; Facebook, Instagram and Twitter with over 50,000 views

  •  Transcribed interviews, and found soundbites

  •  Identified and contacted people directly involving stories to secure permissions for video and photos

  • Offered ideas and feedback during brainstorming meetings

  • Pitched stories, edited script, and worked with anchors and reporters on story ideas

Writer and Social Media Manager at Livewell360 and Trilogy Beauty

(August 2016-Present)

  • Publish several articles every week for several clients

  • Manage their Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest. Trilogy Beauty saw an 1,000 follower increase` in 2 months

Sports Anchor and Reporter for Rambler Sports Locker

(January 2016-May 2020)

  • Wrote script weekly and edited video for the show

  • Came up with segment ideas 

  • Reported live from games with stand ups on the highlights

  • Helped with Behind the scenes with audio, directing, and producing.

Volunteer Reporter Hellenic Heartbeat:WJYS​

 (November 2018-December 2018)

  • Pitched stories, edited video, and covered local news in Chicago 

  • Talk Show Host and interviewed people in the community for stories

Quinlan Loyola University School of Business Social Media and Writing Intern

(September 2018-Present)

  •  Manage their Instagram, Facebook, and Pinterest daily

  • Publish several articles per month for Quinlan's website

  • Tracked social media posts and analytics

  • Took pictures, and edited videos for Youtube Channel

  • Interviewed people for stories every week

Social Media Intern at ADinfinitum, New York City Boutique PR Firm

 (June 1, 2016-July15, 2016)

SKILLS

Production Skills:
-Strong video editing skills in Adobe Premiere and Final Cut Pro

-Educated in iNews and ENPS

-Photo editing and audio editing

-Operate JVC Pro-HD, and DSLR Cameras                 

Media Skills:

-Google Anlytics Certified

-SEO, Keywords, HTML coding, and Social Media

-AP Style Writing

-Highly Proficient in Storytelling

-Proficient in Wix, and Wordpress

EDUCATION

Loyola University Chicago 

Chicago, IL

School of Communication

Major: Multimedia Journalism

Bachelor of Arts and Sciences, May 2017

Loyola University Chicago 

Chicago, IL

School of Communication

Major: Digital Media and Storytelling

Master of Arts and Sciences, May 2020