DePaul University, Chicago, IL June 2011
Bachelor of Arts in Communication, Journalism Concentration
Minors in Sociology, and African and Black Diaspora Studies
Adobe Audition, Blogger, Excel, HTML, InDesign, MS Word, New Social Media, Photoshop, VoxPro, SoundSlides, WordPress
Chicago Sun-Times, YourSeason.com | 2010-Present
Editorial Assistant, Prep Sports
- Filter stories and place them on corresponding sites.
- Crop and edit photos and create photo galleries and attach their respective stories.
DePaul Univeristy, Chicago, IL | 2010-Present
Radio DePaul, Co-music Director
- Review music and report weekly Top 10 and New Addition charts to CMJ.
- Import music into digital system, assist in programming, and create hip-hop playlists.
Chicago Bulls Basketball Schools, Lisle, IL | 2009-Present
- Teach basic basketball skills, drills, and fundamentals.
- Evaluate players and provide constructive criticism.
Oak Park & River Forest High School, Oak Park, IL | 2008-Present
Assistant Director of Youth Basketball Camps
- Supervise camp counselors and participants.
- Teach fundamental basketball skills.
Clear Channel Communication, Chicago, IL | September 2008 – July 2009
WGCI Programming Intern
- Assisted on-air talent with show prep.
- Screened incoming calls, maintained website, organized data.
Awards and Activities
DePaul University Dean’s List, On-Air DJ & Sports Broadcaster on Radio DePaul, Oak Park & River Forest High School Boy’s Basketball Coach, National Association of Black Journalists