Community Engagement Coordinator, Parks and Open Space, City of Eugene
November 2017 – Present
Wrote copy for the web, social media, news releases, newsletters, brochures and park signage.
Collaborated with in-house design staff as well as contract vendors to produce print products.
Developed long and short-range social media objectives. Made recommendations to the
management team based on evaluations, research and trends.
Coordinated outreach efforts including public engagement, media relations and community
Successfully transitioned several active public engagement projects from in-person to online
during the COVID-19 emergency by utilizing tools like Zoom, Engage Eugene and social media in
new ways.
Worked in the Emergency Operations Center for 13 months as the Online Manager then Deputy
PIO, supervising two employees. During this time, wrote content for and managed the main City
of Eugene social media accounts.
Marketing Manager, Downtown Athletic Club, Eugene, Ore.
May 2014 – November 2017
All work encompasses the Downtown Athletic Club and its subsidiaries Ax Billy Grill, DAC Conference and Events Center (now called The Venue at the DAC) and Newberry Childcare.
Managed digital and print communications for multiple touch points including social media, email
campaigns, newsletters, web copy, presentations, signage and sales packets.
Consulted with department supervisors to assess priorities and develop communication plans for
internal members and external sales.
Solely responsible for managing and updating all website content. Executed a full website
Monitored and enforced brand standards throughout the company.
Communications Specialist, Portland Metropolitan Association of Realtors®,
Portland, Ore., April 2010 – May 2014
Managed an annual budget exceeding $300,000.
Scheduled and produced content across departments for digital communications including two
websites and multiple social media accounts. Designed infographics, brochures and direct mail.
Managed the dues and application process for the association’s group of top producers, the
Masters Circle. Oversaw the rebranding process for the Masters Circle, formerly the Million Dollar
Club. Directed volunteer involvement on committees and special events.
Launched the PMAR Young Professionals Network and continued to manage it as the staff liaison.
Coordinated events, booked speakers, tracked expenditures and negotiated contracts with
vendors and venues.
Tech summary
Adobe Creative Suite, Bang the Table, CivicPlus, Constant Contact, MailChimp, Office 365, Wordpress
University of Oregon
School of Journalism, Advertising and Communications