Note: On this page I include a more extensive list of experiences and make use of hyperlinks. If you would like to view my résumé in a more concise and traditional format, you can access that here.



Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, Texas

John V. Roach Honors College

Bachelor of Science, May 2014

Major: Strategic Communication (Ad/PR)

Minors: Energy Technology & Management and Psychology

GPA: 3.624

Study Abroad experience in London, with internship (Spring 2013)

Member of PRSA Bateman Case Study Competition Team (Spring 2014)



Public Relations Intern, Schaefer Advertising

Fort Worth, TX, Summer 2013

  • Wrote and researched in a variety of media for existing and prospective clients
  • Performed billable and non-billable agency intern projects
  • Led Schaefer’s “Next Big Thing” — a charitable involvement project for the agency.


Communications Manager (internship), jobinasecond — now SwiftShift

London, United Kingdom, Spring 2013

  • Researched key consumer base about interest in the product via multiple surveys
  • Wrote content for press releases and online formats
  • Participated in Lean Startup culture and functions like sales and venture capitalist relations


PR Intern, Justin Brands

Fort Worth, TX, Summer 2012

  • Wrote press releases and online articles for industry publications and Justin America site
  • Performed research for a variety of projects related to 5 different brands
  • Assisted in social media management and other Public Relations functions
  • Researched and evaluated possible music endorsees for 4 different brands


Intern/Communications, Anytime Fitness of McKinney

McKinney, TX, Summer 2011

  • Created and distributed promotional materials for the local community
  • Handled member accounts; processed applications for new accounts and updates to existing accounts
  • Interfaced with doctors, trainers and other health professionals



theCrew, Fort Worth, TX

  • Director of Membership Development (Summer 2013-Present): Write and teach multiple leadership curricula, plan and run weekly organization meetings for 50-80+ students
  • Team Leader (Spring 2012-Spring 2013): Coordinated students and Student Activities staff to organize on- campus events with a weekly $1200 budget, led a small team of 7-12 fellow students to plan and run events


TEDxTCU, Fort Worth, TX •

  • Chief Strategist (Fall 2013-Present): Plan social media posts, organize event design, evaluate speakers, coordinate with faculty/staff members and student organizations.


Quality Enhancement Protocol, Fort Worth, TX

  • Designed a plan to change TCU curriculum to meet SACS Accreditation Standards
  • Served as the only student on the committee along with 7 TCU faculty and staff members


American Advertising Federation, Fort Worth, TX

  • Member of TCU AAF Chapter
  • Network with local advertising professionals while learning about current industry trends


TCU Marching Band, Fort Worth, TX

  • Section Leader – Cymbals
  • Play many games, exhibitions, and other performances every year
  • Section Leader in #1 PASIC 2012 Champion Drumline — national competition with 20-40 hours of weekly rehearsal



  • Eagle Scout
  • 2012 Recipient of Kilgore-Munro Award for Programming Excellence (TCU)
  • EGUMPP Mastery-Level Certification (Grammar Certification)
  • LeaderShape Summer Institute Participant – Invited to attend leadership event in Champaign, IL
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholars



  • Meltwater Press, Qualtrics, Trello
  • Microsoft Office: Word, Powerpoint, Outlook, Excel
  • Comfortable with both PC and Mac
  • Social Media: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Fitocracy
  • Research: Designing and Administering Surveys, Qualitative and Quantitative Research styles
  • Familiar with Google Blogger and WordPress
  • Music: 11 years of percussion, 8 years of drumset, 2+ years of marching cymbals. Experience teaching drumset and marching cymbals to individuals and ensembles.