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TYLER WADE JOHNSON 109 Glenn Drive Goldsboro, NC 27530 919-222-8910 twjohns3@gmail.com ----------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------

EDUCATION North Carolina State University, Raleigh, N.C. Bachelor’s of Arts in History Minor in Journalism Minor in Women’s and Gender Studies

STAFF POSITIONS Reporter, The Goldsboro News-Argus March 2011 – Present • Covered city beat of county seat for 20,000-circulation daily. Sports Editor, The Garner Citizen Feb. 2010-March 2011 • Managed sports staff writers, edited stories and assisted with layout at weekly community newspaper. Editor-in-Chief, Technician May 2009-Jan. 2010 • Managed staff of nearly 100 at 13,000-circulation daily student newspaper of N.C. State. • Final approval on all print and online content produced. • Planned trainings, retreats and staff meetings. News Editor, Technician Jan. 2009-Jan. 2010 • Oversaw planning of news section content, including covering or delegating coverage of campus news • Managed staff of writers and deputy editors. • Ran weekly staff meetings and assisted with trainings. Deputy Sports Editor, Technician Nov. 2009-Jan. 2009 • Responsible for helping plan and assign content for daily newspaper and assisted in managing a staff of writers and senior staff writers.

OTHER POSITIONS HighSchoolOT.com Photographer • Shot multiple high school football games per night. Edited and resized photos for publication. WRALSportsFan.com Writer • Covered ACC basketball and football games, practices and press conferences for Web exclusive content. Independent Weekly Writer • Covered Triangle-area sports and news.

SKILLS

AWARDS

• Basic Spanish • AP Style • Adobe Creative Suite • iLife • WordPress/Social Media • HTML/Web Page Design • Quark

Individual 2010 North Carolina Press Association Awards: • First Place – Sports Column • Second Place – Sports Feature Staff 2011 North Carolina Press Association Awards: • First Place – Deadline News Reporting • Second Place – General Excellence • Second Place – Best Community Coverage

Resume  

As of May 2012

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