Career Objective:

Work in the field of marketing, journalism, graphic/web design, photography, with a major corporation, specifically in sports/news/entertainment. Work as a Sports Commentator and/or Analyst for a major broadcasting television station. To work with professional/collegiate women or men’s basketball as a head coach, assistant coach, or member of the team’s Communications and Video Operations Department.


Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
August 2010 – Present
Major: Mass Communication
Overall GPA: 3.1

Work Experience

Summer 2013 – Present – Owner J.Cole Productions

  • Freelance Photography – graduation, birthdays, parties, portrait, landscape, animal, wedding, etc.
  • Graphic design – promotional flyers (parties, clubs, church, etc.), business/corporate brochures, logos, etc.
  • Wed design
  • Video Productions – promotional videos, freelance videos, documentary’s, etc

Summer 2013 to Present – Graphic Design/ Marketing Intern with Connex International (New York, New York)

  • Create and design business conference materials used by all clients and employees
  • Collaborate with team on design ideas
  • Help to create a new look for the Connex International brand
  • Connex International has extended my internship to include design projects during my time at school.
  • Follow through with assigned tasks and keeping deadlines
  • Ability to listen to a cluster of ideas and create detailed, accurate work product

August 2012 to Present – Graphic Design Internship with the  Purdue University College of Liberal Arts Diversity Initiatives Program and Study Abroad Program (West Lafayette, IN)

  • Design and create flyers, posters, booklets, handouts, etc. for each program
  • Collaborate with team on design ideas
  • Utilize Photoshop, Indesign, and Illustrator to design certain projects
  • Orchestrate Study Abroad Fairs & Diversity Initiative Programs for Students
  • Envision new creative ways to reach potential and current Purdue students

August 2010 to Present – Manager of Purdue Women’s Basketball Team (West Lafayette, IN)

  • Breakdown/ edit game films
  • Assist in administrative duties
  • Prepare for practice and games
  • Maintain player statistics
  • Attend practices and assist with practices
  • Provide water and towels for players during games
  • Set up for team during timeouts
  • Assist players with shooting as needed
  • Assist coaches as needed

June 2011 to August 2011 – Summer Internship with The Mendel Law Firm (Houston, TX)

  • Completed documentation management tasks
  • Accompanied attorneys at court hearings
  • Answered phones for main office
  • Modified the firm’s website with information from the firm’s blog
  • Assisted clients with probate cases
  • Collaborated with coworkers on client cases
  • Assisted in the creation of wills, estate planning, and financial planning documents
  • Assisted in the creation of business start-ups

Special Skills

  • Adobe Creative Suit 6 – Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Premier, Dreamweaver, Premier
  • Final Cut Pro

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