MAYA MOORE Phone: 281-684-5894 Email: Maya_DanielleM@yahoo.com EDUCATION Louisiana State University (LSU), Baton Rouge, LA Bachelor of Arts; Communication Studies Minor; Film and Media Arts Distinction; Communication Across the Curriculum Distinguished Communicator
University of Malaga (UMA), Malaga, Spain Successfully completed coursework in Spanish intermediate level
June ‘11- Aug ‘11
EXPERIENCE Public Relations Intern, Manship Theatre, Baton Rouge, LA.
Jan ‘12- Present
• Assist the director in marketing for programming in dance, film, music, theatre and family productions • Monitor social media and promotions targeting a diverse audience • Write press releases and create program inserts to assist with additional media and PR efforts Publicist, PRSSA, Baton Rouge, LA.
Sept ‘11- Present
• Collaborate with a PRestige team in order to improve relationships with PRSSA members • Formulated plans along with a Crisis prevention handbook for LSU’s PRSSA chapter • Orchestrate events and rallies for students Volunteer, American Diabetes Association, Baton Rouge, LA.
Sept ‘11- Dec ‘11
• Assist with marketing plans for fundraisers • Aid in the planning and preparing for the ADA walk • Create flyers and ads to promote community involvement Public Affairs Intern, Department of Transportation & Development, Baton Rouge, LA.
March 11- Present
• Work with Public Information Officers and under DOTD’s Public Relations Director to serve as a statewide customer representative for a Customer Service Department • Monitor print and web publications throughout Louisiana daily to keep executive staff abreast of transportation issues • Manage public outreach which includes distributing email updates, press releases and project updates and proving content for our Facebook page and DOTD website • Handle calls from the public, media, legislators, contractors and engineering firms regarding all aspects of DOTD highway, bridge and public works projects • Photograph a variety of events, using photos to compose publications and presentations for DOTD Special Events Coordinator, Association of Black Communicators, Baton Rouge, LA. Aug ’10- Present • Facilitate cohesion events for members and an event we hold annually for the entire student body that will incite a new perspective on minorities in the media • Recruit successful speakers to join our meetings who motivate members and inspire networking • Advocate ABC to the student body also encouraging potential members by creating flyers and PowerPoints displayed around LSU’s campus ACTIVITIES LSU’s Multi Cultural Student Leadership Conference ’11, Contributing Writer for The Communicator; National Association of Black Journalist, NABJ Convention in San Diego, CA, ‘10; Production Team Member, Tiger TV; PRestige; Public Relations Student Society of America; Volunteer in Public Schools; Mentor, Tiger Transition Team SKILLS Effective communication and customer service skills, public speaking and team building; Knowledgeable in formatting press releases, project updates, utilizing social media; Proficient in Macintosh and Windows: Word and PowerPoint; Sufficient in Excel, Lotus Notes, iWeb, Photoshop, Final CutPro, InDesign;