Resume

 

education

M.A., English (Writing & Linguistics)
Northwestern State University, 2017
GPA 4.0, Honors

B.A., History magna cum laude
Roanoke College, 2013
GPA: 3.88, Honors in History

work experience

Editor-in-Chief (April 2016-present)
The Kraze Magazine

  • Track all articles from conception to completion to ensure deadlines are met

  • Edit around 25 web articles each month to eliminate errors, improve quality, and maintain style

  • Proofread around articles for each quarterly print issue, checking for style and errors

  • Conduct interviews and review application materials for all editorial applicants

  • Manage and lead a global editorial team of 15+ writers, editors, and translators

Communications Coordinator (May 2018-present)
location withheld for privacy

  • Manage department website and social accounts

  • Develop social media strategy and monitor analytics

  • Design branded graphics and publications as needed

  • Copywriting/editing as needed

Managing Editor (2012-2013)
Roanoke Review

  • Tracked all article submissions, accepted pieces, and rejections

  • Managed communication between authors, the public, and the magazine

  • Worked with Editor to proofread final manuscripts and eliminate errors

  • Coordinated a team of readers and participated in weekly review meetings

Freelance Writer, Editor, Proofreader (2011-2018)
oDesk.com, Elance.com, upwork.com

  • Edited and proofread manuscripts, websites, and other texts to ensure accuracy

  • Researched and wrote articles for the web and social media on various topics

  • Effectively managed timelines to ensure competing project deadlines were met

  • Served as a consultant for clients regarding style and content of pieces

*Additionally, I serve as a consultant for both non-fiction and fiction writing as needed.

skills

  • Wordpress, Drupal

  • Trello

  • Microsoft Suite

  • Twitter, Facebook

  • Adobe Photoshop

  • Korean (high intermediate)

  • digital writing/editing

  • copyediting

  • research

  • editorial management

  • Chicago Manual of Style

  • social media management

activities

BTS Trans/Bangtan Subs
Video Subtitler, 2015-present

Contract Writer
Study.com, April 2019

WriterHouse
Social Media Manager, 2018

certifications

Professional Editing
UC Berkeley, expected end of 2019

Content Marketing
Lynda.com, in progress

Content Strategy
Lynda.com, in progress

Certificate in Teaching English as a Second Language
Northwestern State University, 2018

Korean, four-year program, 4.0 score

honors

Phi Beta Kappa, Alpha Chi, Phi Kappa Phi, Sigma Tau Delta, Phi Alpha Theta, Sigma Alpha Phi

Selected Roanoke College awards:

  • Award in East Asian Studies

  • Susan B. Millinger Award in Ancient History

  • Kim Kyu Shik Award in Asian History

  • Outstanding Student in Japanese Award