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A WITTY WRITER AND MEANINGFUL COMMUNICATOR EXPERIENCED IN DIGITAL CONTENT MANAGEMENT, EDITING, NEWSPAPER WRITING, WEB WRITING, MAGAZINE WRITING, RADIO, COPY EDITING AND SOCIAL MEDIA.

WORDS TO LIVE BY: ALWAYS GROW. ALWAYS IMPROVE

EXPERIENCE

Web Editor

Minnesota Timberwolves – Minneapolis, MN

08/2014 – Present

  • Creates content for Timberwolves and Lynxbasketball.com.
  • Writes articles, columns, blogs and features for both sites.
  • Covered the NBA All-Star break in New York and Toronto, along with Summer League in Las Vegas.
  • Helped the Timberwolves break website traffic records.
  • Mastered systems like Drupal and El Cid.
  • Conducts interviews with players on air.
  • Managed an intern.

Web Editorial Associate

Minnesota Timberwolves – Minneapolis, MN

05/2013 – 05/2014

  • Created content for Timberwolves.com and Lynxbasketball.com.
  • Led social media campaigns on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
  •  Helped create a top WNBA site in terms of page views.
  •  Conducted on-air interviews.
  • Host weekly social media interviews.

Social Media Coordinator

Midwest 3-on-3 – Champlin, MN

03/2013 – 08/2013

  • Managed Twitter, Facebook and Instagram accounts for a youth basketball organization.

Sports Web Editor Assistant

USA Today – McLean, VA

05/2012 – 08/2012

  • Wrote blogs and articles about timely sports news.
  • Created headlines and SEO titles for articles to generate higher traction.
  • Designed photo galleries and other content for website.

Assistant Producer

KFAN Sports Radio – St. Louis Park, MN

05/2012 – 08/2012

  • Researched topics and wrote scripts for the Paul Allen Show.
  • Connected with fans and listeners via social media, blogs and podcasts.
  • Edited daily web content.
  • Communicated with professional athletes and organizations on a daily basis.

EDUCATION

  • Bachelor of Arts: Mass Media, History
  • Minnesota State University, Mankato – Mankato, MN Mass Media, History