Communications / Writer Resume

Added on August 18, 2011 in C, Media and Public Relations Resumes by admin

EMILY PIERCE
12 Northeast 188th St
Miami, Florida 33179
201-777-7777
E-MAIL: emilypierce@internet.com
SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS
Communication and writing professionals with expertise in areas including:

• Academic Writing & Marketing
• Research and Narrative Reports
• Advertising & Promotional Writing

• Community Relations
• Newsletters and Feature Stories
• Editorial Functions

• Public Relations
• Proposals
• Grant Writing

WRITING
• Authored individualized newsletters for families of students with special needs
• Wrote detailed narrative reports citing student progress (Ocean Friends School, OFS)
• Wrote news stories, regular features for monthly newsletter with readership of 70,000 (American
Institute of Chemical Engineers, AICTE)
• Wrote articles for student member magazine during six-year tenure as Communications Writer (AIChE)
• Poetry published in Without Halos, US1 Worksheets, The Poet’s Page, and accepted into Mediphors and Poet
• Enjoy collaborating with colleagues to develop programs and implement projects.Articulate ideas clearly and concisely

ACHIEVEMENTS
• Turned technical papers into crisp copy – Press releases received national recognition (AIChE)
• Created and ran building code research business in New York City (TRI-ARC Support Services)
• Designed brochure educating parents on early literacy
• Executive committee members wrote letters of appreciation for concept identifying a new engineering-in-schools campaign (Project VEGA, AIChE)
• Won a company-wide logo competition (AIChE)
• Created a proposal for a reading/writing clinic presented to the school board
• Trained and advised colleagues in strategies for supporting early reading and writing (PFS)

TECHNICAL EXPERTISE
• Proofread and edited technical articles for a scientific journal (AIChE)
• Computer literate with working knowledge of Microsoft Word Desktop Publishing (Ventura),
Access database training
• Capable Internet researcher

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
2010-present Program Assistant (part-time) MIAMI CAROL CITY HIGH SCHOOL,FL
2009-present Reading Tutor SELF-EMPLOYED
2008-2009 Teacher BOONE HIGH SCHOOL, FL
2003-2008 Teacher WEST ORANGE HIGH SCHOOL, FL
1997-2003 Communications Writer OCS CHEMICAL ENGINEERING CO, NY
1996-1997 Editorial Assistant OCS CHEMICAL ENGINEERING CO, NY
1994-1996 Researcher TRI-ARC SUPPORT SERVICES, NY

EDUCATION
M.S., Social Work –New York University, New York City, NY
Teacher Training–Florida International University, Miami, FL
B.A., Psychology–University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

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