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LIZ DESIO CONSULTANT, WRITER, TEACHER, ADVOCATE

EXPERIENCE RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT, PR MADISON BLACK USA | FEB 2017 - PRESENT Source candidates; Manage interview processes, onboarding, and check-ins following placement Manage rates negotiations; Drafted contracts Serve as primary point of client contact for agencies including KCSA Strategic Communications, Rachel Kay Public Relations, Orangefiery Receive promotion from Associate Consultant to Consultant within 8 months by making 7 successful

CONTACT (703)-283-1159 LIZDESIO92@GMAIL.COM WWW.LIZ-DESIO.COM

EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA CLASS OF 2015 BACHELOR OF ARTS IN ENGLISH 3.5 GPA

EXTRACURRICULARS Secretary/Treasurer of America SCORES New York Junior Board, 2015-Present Marathon runner, ran the NYC marathon to raise $3,000 for America SCORES Award-winning slam poet Bikram yogi & studio model Part-time server and barista at ABC Kitchen

SKILLS Programs: Salesforce, CareerBuilder, RecruitmentEdge, Hootsuite, Buffer, MailChimp, iMovie, and all Google and Microsoft Office programs Socials: Facebook, Twtter, Tumblr, Wordpress, LinkedIn, Instagram, Youtube, Vimeo

placements with a total billing value of $120K, maintaining select KPIs, and presenting a detailed report on the PR market Win US Permanent Team of the Year for 2018, selected from over 100 teams in the company

FREELANCE WRITER VARIOUS | JANUARY 2017-PRESENT Successfully pitched and wrote original full-length articles and interviews for PAPERMAG.COM, BrooklynBased.com, and Soho Grand Hotel Poetry has been published in Black Heart Magazine, The Vagabonds Anthology, S/tick Journal, and Five2One Magazine Winner of the Golden Gun Award at the “Bang Said the Gun” Poetry Slam Spoken word video project, “How White People See Freedom,” premiered at the Kennedy Center in Washington D.C.

POETRY TEACHER AMERICA SCORES NEW YORK | SEP 2016DECEMBER 2016 Teach a 4th and 5th grade boys poetry workshop twice at week at P.S. 161 in West Harlem Helped students to write and memorize both a group poem and individual poems for the end-ofseason citywide Poetry Slam

EDITORIAL INTERN PAPER Magazine | JAN 2016- JUNE 2016 MARKETING INTERN WORDS BEATS & LIFE INC  | MAY 2014- AUG 2014 PROGRAMS INTERN MOVE THIS WORLD  | MAY 2012- AUG 2012

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