professional summary Works well independently; Artistic and creative; Focuses on the abstract; Requires little instruction; Punctual and prompt; Friendly and considerate

software skills Adobe Photoshop, Lightroom, Dreamweaver
Windows and Macintosh operating systems
Microsoft Word, PowerPoint

education BA Photojournalism Point Park University, Pittsburgh, PA // Spring 2013
3.92 GPA, Dean's List, Honors Program

experience Panera Bread, Pittsburgh, PA // July 2010 to Present // Associate, Certified Trainer
Provide excellent customer service, communicate with other employees, manage time, follow direction, train new hires

The Beaver County Times, Beaver, PA // January 2013 to March 2013 // Intern
Complete photo assignments, find feature stories, complete assignments and submit images in a timely manner (on deadline)

Pittsburgh Botanic Garden, Pittsburgh PA // March 2012 to Present // Intern
Document garden progress; Photograph events; Organize garden's media; Work with social media; Assist in office

Point Park News Service, Point Park University // January 2012 to Present // Reporter
Come up with stories in the greater Pittsburgh area; Interview people and report; Write clear, relevant stories; Follow AP Style guidelines; Work with photographers, videographers and other reporters

World Affairs Club, South Side High School // 2007-2009 // Photographer
Attend events, work with difficult lighting, communicate with fellow club members and leaders, provide images to World Affairs Council and school yearbook

awards and honors Pennsylvania Governor's School for the Arts Alumni
Point Park University's Provost Scholarship
National Honors Society Member
Two-Time Scholastic Art and Writing Gold Key Award winner for Photography

memberships and organizations Alpha Chi Honor Society
National Honor Society
National Press Photographer's Association