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Kelley Owens 102 Capetown Slip w Montgomery, TX 77356 w 713-444 - 3562 w Kelley_Owens@baylor.edu

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS Dedicated, innovative young lady who offers a strong educational foundation in public relations and communications, complemented by the ability to adapt to projects and environments. Experience in writing press releases and newsletters, as well as other PR documents and strong skills in AP style, in addition to the ability to deliver high quality results.

INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL • •

Graduated high school from Leysin American School in Switzerland. Successfully associated with cultural diversity in the following countries: o Denmark o Trinidad o Indonesia o Switzerland o Venezuela

SKILLS AND ACHIEVEMENTS

EDUCATION

Self-motivated, dependable, people-orientated, Innovative/diverse ideas, able to work under pressure, creative, good organizational and planning skills

Baylor University - Waco, Texas Pursued a degree in: Journalism, PR and New Media with a concentration in Corporate Communications Graduated: May 2012 (Major GPA: 3.08/4.0)

Proficient in: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe InDesign, social media and AP style

WORK EXPERIENCE Spring 2012: Publicity Intern for Baylor University Press • Wrote catalog copy for the two major catalogs • Created different types of materials for the Press (press releases, newsletters, feature stories, backgrounders, factsheets etc.) Fall 2011: Media Specialist for Baylor Oso Public Relations • Worked with the Baylor Research and Innovation Collaborative (BRIC) team for the agency • Updated changes to the BRIC’s website • Kept up with Google Alerts concerning the BRIC • Collaborated with the class about the firm’s logo Summer 2011: Intern for Findthatstyle.com • Developed new slogan for the company • Learned how to link seed through other websites • Worked on tagging articles of clothing and sorting through scenes of television shows

Fall 2010: Intern for Student Activities, Student Union – Baylor University • Edited parking and directions page for Student Union • Designed and edited newsletter for Student Union • Assisted my internship adviser with budgeting problems such as tracking expenses Summer 2007: Hyden’s Restaurant - Waitress • Developed communication skills • Hosted and greeted customers • Cleaned and organized restaurant Summer 2006: Magnolia Diner - Waitress • Learned how to deal with stress during peak hours • Opened and closed the restaurant • Developed sales skills by attempting to sell the more expensive items to customers


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