Resume

EXPERIENCE

BRAINS ON FIRE (Greenville, SC)

Community Manager | BFGoodrich Garage
April 2016—Present

  • Provided copy and photography for use on the BFGoodrich Garage and BFGoodrich Tires' social media channels.
  • Interviewed, photographed, and wrote profiles of brand ambassadors.
  • Edited and curated user generated stories.
  • Developed and maintained a content calendar.
  • Developed and maintained relationships (online and in-person) with brand ambassadors and community members.
  • Traveled to and photographed motorsports and enthusiast events.
  • Provided monthly web metrics reporting and analysis.

TOWN MAGAZINE (Greenville, SC)

Senior Editor | November 2014–April 2016
Assistant Editor | January 2013–November 2014
Editorial Intern | August 2012–January 2013

  • Pitched, wrote, and edited events, lifestyle, art, culture, food, and style content.
  • Managed social and events pages.
  • Assisted on editorial photo shoots.
  • Coordinated with writers, photographers, and sources.
  • Managed editorial interns.
  • Edited page layouts/designs.

FREELANCE

TOWN Magazine | Editor-at-LargeApril 2016—Present

  • Pitched editorial content.
  • Wrote art, culture, food, and lifestyle content.
  • Provided event and food photography.

Greenville Journal | Contributing Writer | October 2015—September 2016

  • Pitched, wrote, and photographed Huangry, a bi-weekly food column.

Furman Magazine | Contributing Writer | November 2014—June 2016

  • Pitched and wrote alumni profiles.

Eater National | Contributing Writer Fall 2013 & Spring 2014

  • Wrote Eater Heatmaps for Greenville, SC.

EDUCATION

FURMAN UNIVERSITY (Greenville, SC)

Bachelor of Arts, English | Magna Cum Laude | 2007—2011

NATIONAL TAIWAN UNIVERSITY (Taipei, TW)

Mandarin Chinese | Chinese Language Division | 2011-2012


ACCOLADES

1st Place, Unseen Greenville Juried Exhibition (Digital Photograph, 2015)
1st Place, Feature Magazine | SC Press Association Awards (TOWN, 2015)
1st Place, Feature Magazine | SC Press Association Awards (TOWN, 2014)
2nd Place, Feature Magazine | SC Press Association Awards (TOWN, 2013)


SKILLS

Mandarin Chinese
Digital Photography
Adobe CS6 (InDesign, Lightroom, Photoshop)