Experience and Skills Summary

Skills & Tools 

Don't see your favorite tool on the list? I'd love to learn how to use it.

Copywriting & Blogging
  • Wordpress
  • Shopify native text editor
  • Zipify pages
Product Listings (Images, video, copy)
  • Wordpress + WooCommerce
  • Shopify
  • Amazon
  • Facebook Shop
  • Etsy
Shopify Store Aps (purpose listed, specific app discussion at request)
  • Push notifications
  • Popups
  • Customer session recorder (for anonymous site functionality feedback)
  • SMS cart recovery
  • Facebook Messenger cart recovery
  • Product Upsells
  • Promo codes
  • Customer loyalty
Graphics, Photography, and Video Editing
  • Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign
  • Windows Moviemaker
  • Youtube Studio
  • Canva Pro
  • I'm not a web developer, but I know enough code to fix most issues or install plugins (Liquid and HTML)
  • Email: Mailchimp, Klaviyo, SendySend, ActiveCampaign
  • Social media scheduling: Hootsuite and Buffer
  • Facebook: Stories, Creator studio, Page Manager, Ads Manager, Facebook Groups (community moderation)
  • Google Ads
  • Pinterest Ads
  • Instagram: Stories, posts, product tagging
  • Twitter
  • Event Promoting: Wordpress, Eventbrite, Facebook Events
  • Wine Club Administration
Communication & Data
  • Google Analytics
  • Trello
  • Slack
  • Basecamp
  • Google Hangouts
  • Google Docs
  • Zapier

Experience Summary: Never stop learning

Every single job I've ever had (yes, even that one scooping do-do at the pet store back in high school) had something to add to my skill set. I can't wait to find out what I'll learn next.

High School Teacher
  • Master of education, University of Oregon (2005)
  • High school English, social studies and yearbook teacher (2005-2012)

Exilic.com (2013) (cached snapshot)
  • Editor-in-Chief of an entertainment website specializing in MMO gaming
  • Managed a writing staff of 7 writers
  • Approved and edited all written content
  • Contributed my own reviews and editorials weekly
  • Promoted content on social media
  • Position ended when Exilic refocused on streaming and stopped producing written content
Nerdywithchildren.com (2013-2015)
  • Content Site
    • Began as an editorial intern and became lead writer in 2013
    • Edited and updated previously published articles
    • Created authentic, original articles that also satisfied SEO requirements and affiliate programs
  • Clothing Brand
    • Co-founded the Nerdy With Children clothing brand with the owner of the content site
    • Responsible for the development and production of our children's garments
    • Daily work on customer satisfaction and maintenance of supply
    • Daily marketing efforts on all social media channels, including engaging and growing our customer base
    • Daily copywriting for company publications including our blog, outreach campaigns and email newsletters using WordPress and Mailchimp
    • Managing our shop on e-commerce platforms Etsy, Shopify, Amazon and Ebay
SuperPixel.co (2015-2016)
  • Virtual assistant to a forward-thinking web developer
  • Social media manager for several retailers and non-profit organizations
  • Content creator for web clients (promotional copy, blog articles, news updates)
  • Site management using FTP servers and WordPress with plugins such as Event Espresso and Woo Commerce
  • Mailchimp email campaign manager for clients from a variety of industries
AleHorn.com (2015-present)
  • Hired as blogger, expanded into management
  • Website Copywriter & Product Manager (2015-present)
  • Customer Service Agent (2015-2017) Customer Service Manager (2018-present)
  • Product Development (2018-present)
  • Graphic Designer (2015-present)
  • Website Designer (2018-present)
  • SEO and link building (2015-present)
  • Marketing/Communications Manager (2015-present)
  • Project Manager (2018-present)
  • Sales Manager (B2B) (2018-present)
Barnoawinebar.com (2016-present)
  • Website development and maintenance
  • Customer Service
  • Marketing Management
  • SEO and link building
  • Graphic design
  • Product Photography
  • Mailchimp email campaigns
Whiskeymade.com (2017-present)
  • Additional project with the founder of AleHorn.com
  • Customer Service (2017-2019)
  • Marketing Management (2017-2018)
  • SEO and link building (2017-present)
  • Graphic design (2017-present)
  • Product Photography (2017)
  • Mailchimp and Klaviyo email campaigns (2017-present)
  • Content Strategy and Development (2017-present)

Excellent references available upon request.