Resume


FREELANCE
Web Contributor (2014-present)
Writing upbeat, accessible articles for Biography.com under strict deadlines. Serving as contributor to the Huffington Post, writing compelling pieces that have received hundreds of thousands of online shares. Responsible for grammar accuracy and readability.

TRACY VAN HOUTEN CAMPAIGN
Communications (2017)
Researched and wrote policy positions, press releases, articles, speeches, and social media posts for the campaign to send the first woman engineer to Congress.

TRIUM ENTERTAINMENT
Copywriter (2015-2016)
Worked with the digital development company writing scripts for GMC’s video ad campaign featuring actress Monica Potter. Pitched and crafted scripts for Farmers Insurance’s #GrownUpProblems series.

BPG AGENCY
Copywriter (2015)
Worked with the creative advertising agency to conceive and write engaging content for Lifetime’s re-brand and re-launch. Concepts and copy included online and on-air ads, billboards, and taglines and slogans.

QUEEN LATIFAH SHOW
Writer (2014)
Wrote monologues and sketches for the daily talk show on CBS. Also crafted integrated content for Scrubbing Bubbles and Cricket Wireless campaigns.

NICKMOM
TV and Web Writer (2012-2014)
Wrote for the late-night talk show “Parental Discretion with Stefanie Wilder-Taylor,” developing and writing monologues and sketches. Frequently blogged and proofread materials for the NickMom website on the Nickelodeon platform.

WIPEOUT
Copywriter/Writer (2010-2012)
Wrote Activision’s packaging copy for the video-game franchise based on the hit ABC television show “Wipeout.” Also wrote in-game dialogue and scripts for on-air hosts.

VIDEOJAX
Writer (2008-2010)
Served as writer for the gaming website, creating unique pop culture-driven content for the New York Post’s Page Six website. Proofread and multi-sourced all content prior to launch.

CAPTIONMAX

Proofreader (2005-2008)
Served as proofreader on closed-captioning files for primetime programming for NBC, Bravo TV, ABC, and FOX.

OTHER
Trained proofreader (Chicago Manual of Style); social media savvy; hardworking and personable; work well both collaboratively and independently

EDUCATION

UNIVERSITY OF RICHMOND
Richmond, VA
Bachelor of Arts in English with a Minor in Journalism
English Honor Society inductee; scholarship recipient; track team captain

ACCOLADES
“Possesses an edgy and dark intelligence.”
– L.A. Weekly

“You’ve never seen anything like this!”
– Washington Post

“Pleasantly surprising!”
– New York Times

Seasoned standup comic who has appeared on NBC’s “Last Comic Standing”