Image
Top
NAVIGATION

Professional Highlights

Digital Media Editor, World Literature Today, Jan. 2011 – Present

I write, edit, and design digital content and marketing campaigns for World Literature Today, The Neustadt Prizes and Festival, and The Puterbaugh Festival. My focus includes website design and development, publishing and designing magazine and blog content online, directing social media, and creating, designing, and delivering marketing campaigns for the magazine and two festivals. My digital media work also includes site maintenance, managing and developing the online shopping cart, and streamlining subscriber support on the WLT website.

Freelance Graphic Designer, 2007 – Present

Art Director, Ad-Specialties and More, Aug. 2006 – Jan. 2011

Designer, The Scene, Aug.-Dec. 2006

Arts and Entertainment Editor, The Oklahoma Daily, Jan. – May 2006

 

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Art in Journalism and Mass Communication, Minor in Italian
University of Oklahoma, May 2007

AWARDS  & RECOGNITION

  • 2017 American Library Association PR XChange Award for University of Oklahoma Libraries Path to Excellence: 2015-2016 Progress Report
  • Folio: magazine’s 15 Under 30 in 2012. “FOLIO:’s 15 Under 30,” “Jen Rickard
  • OBEA 2007 Student Interactive Media Second Place award – Online Story Book
  • Jeannette Baumer Turner Award for excellence in fine arts-related reporting and writing in 2006.
  • Addy Award in Television Commercial category in 2006.
  • Jeannette Baumer Turner Award for excellence in fine arts-related reporting and writing in 2005.
  • Addy Award in Point of Purchase category in 2005.
  • Member of Alpha Lambda Delta, Gamma Beta Phi, National Society of Collegiate Scholars and Golden Key honor societies.