Professional Experience

Assistant Professor of Strategic Communication
Clemson University
Department of Communication
Clemson, SC         Present
Tenure-track assistant professor teaching public relations writing and principles of public relations

Park Fellow
University of North Carolina
School of Media and Journalism
Chapel Hill, NC         2016-2020
Research assistant to Dr. Adam J. Saffer, Dr. Daniel Riffe, and Dr. Suman Lee while working towards my doctorate in mass communication.

Social media strategist
The Company of Others (now 9th Wonder Agency)
Houston, TX         2014-2016
Managed the online presence and social media content creation, strategy, marketing, and advertising for four national Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) brands. In this role, I created and disseminated social media content, email newsletters, social media advertisements, and online sweepstakes.

​Social media director
002media (now Local Houston Magazine)
Houston, TX         2012-2014
Managed client websites, email marketing, customer relations, online reputation, and social networking campaigns for a variety of businesses. I developed content for a wide range of industries and specialized in building brand loyalty through social media marketing.

Read more about my previous work and volunteer experience on LinkedIn.