Work Experience

Band Management, booking + social media + press
Gossamer Frontier, August 2016 - Present
Hardcore Sex, June 2016 — Present
Pleasure Venom, August 2016 — Present

Ovrld, a website dedicated to the Austin music scene.
Assistant Managing Editor, August 2015 - Present
  •Shoot and edit photos of local events.
  •Monitor and post to social media websites, including Facebook and Twitter.
  •Drum up and pursue leads for future ad purchasers.

Contributor, September 2014 — July 2015
  •Shoot and edit photos of local events.

Freelance, Booking and Photography
Photography, May 2013 - Present
  •Weddings
  •Social Events
•Products
  •Getty Images

Booking, May 2015
  •Cheer Up Charlies
  •Swan Dive
  •Spider House
  •Sidewinder
  •Barracuda
  •Whip In

SONiC VAULT AUSTiN, a live-music aggregate for Austin.
Content Manager, July 2013 - April 2015
  •Update website with all information for upcoming shows in Austin.
  •Shoot and edit photos of local events.
  •Monitor and post to social media websites, including Facebook and Twitter.
  •Drum up and pursue leads for future ad purchasers.
  •Pursue and complete public relation packages for bands.

Content Intern, May 2013 — July 2013
  •Update website upcoming show information in Austin.

Queue, the ticketing company partnered with Fun Fun Fun Fest.
Ticket Associate, Fun Fun Fun Fest 2013 and 2014
  •Worked will-call, VIP wristband pick-up, artist wristband pick-up and guest services.

Do512 , an entertainment website, blog and newsletter for Austin.
Photo Intern, June 2012 — January 2013
  •Shoot and edit photos of local events.

Content Intern, May 2012 — October 2012
  • Enter data into online calendars.
  • Wrote blog enteries.
  • Posted and managed social media sites including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

The Shorthorn, the student publication for The University of Texas at Arlington.
Photographer, January 2012 — May 2012
  •Shot and edited photos for web and print
  •Shot and edited videos
  •Organized and executed extended cutline stories

Features Editor, May 2011 — December 2011
  •Managed a staff of three reporters.
  • Produced two sections per week called Scene and Pulse, a student profile page and an entertainment guide respectively.
  •Created a weekly-column called SoundByte, which was a music review that included public access to artist's music.
  •Created a weekly video called Shorthorn Selects, which was about a minute in length and talked about upcoming events.

Reporter, August 2010 — May 2011
  •Covered a wide range of beats including The College of Science, The College of Engineering and The College of Education and Health Professions.

The Collegian , the student publication for Tarrant County College.
Section Editor, August 2009 — May 2010
  • Assigned, wrote and edited news stories for one of the five campuses of Tarrant County College.

Education

The University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, Texas
  • Bachelor of Arts in Journalism with a minor in Gender Studies

Tarrant County College
Hurst, Texas
  • Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts

Awards, Skills and Noteable

• Placed second for breaking news photography in 2013 from the Texas Intercolegiate Press Association.
• Placed second for feature writing in 2010 from the Texas Community College Journalism Association.
• Experience with Word, Excel, Outlook, Photoshop, Lightroom, InDesign, InCopy, Bridge, Final Cut, Canon products and HTML drafting.

References available upon request.