I am a highly motivated and passionate self-starter looking to re-enter the workforce. My background in Public Relations and Communications, and my familiarity with working with multiple businesses to create and grow opportunities, give me the necessary skills I will need to be successful. I am passionate about creating innovative marketing strategies and eager to return to the workforce in a position where I can build and plan extraordinary marketing programs and compelling content.
SKILLS & EXPERTISE
Responsible for facilitating and maintaining relationships with core constituents, local media, officials, businesses, teachers, administrators, parents and students. Worked with outside vendors to create and sustain a comprehensive after-school enrichment program encompassing 12-17 local businesses and $100,000 plus of annual activity. I maintained partnerships with local military and organized a military mentorship program for at risk students. Organized events, maintained distribution lists for marketing materials, managed a weekly newsletter, fliers and social media.
Created a branding plan and managed a logo design initiative for the program launch. Managed community outreach for both job seekers and potential employers for market initiatives and workforce development. Managed web content and relationship building.
Created and managed a calendar of events to cultivate interest in museum exhibits. Responsible for advertising materials, direct mail campaigns, writing press releases and website copy. Maintained relationships with local media outlets and worked with local school districts and youth organizations to support education and outreach.
Responsible for managing client profiles, writing press releases and marketing materials for several clients. Organized corporate events and worked with vendors to designing distribute corporate gifts. Managed relationships with freelance technical writers to edit informational materials. Maintained relationships with local and national media outlets.
Parent/Community Network Coordinator
Aikahi Elementary School
Eastern CT Workforce Investment Board
Assistant Marketing Manager
Connecticut Historical Society
Padilla Speer Beardsley
New York, NY
COMMAND SPOUSE LEADERSHIP
US NAVAL WAR COLLEGE
FLEET & FAMILY SUPPORT
FAMILY READINESS MANAGEMENT
FLEET & FAMILY SUPPORT