EXPERIENCE

CASE MANAGER & MARKETING, COYE LAW FIRM, 2022-PRESENT
  • As the firm’s Social Security case manager, communicated with the SSA and with hospitals to build winning cases using medical evidence.
  • Teleconferenced with clients on a regular basis, providing case updates and answering questions about the process.
  • Singlehandedly wrote, formatted, and communicated with printing companies to produce a quarterly newspaper for the firm. Later, served as editor-in-chief, managing contributors.
  • Updated website design and marketing strategy, streamlining and managing communication between the firm and its clients.
ELECTRIC GIRLS INSTRUCTOR, LOYOLA UNIVERSITY, 2016-2019
  • Developed plans and led classroom activities, teaching girls technical skills such as soldering, woodcutting, project assembly, electronics, and programming.
  • Helped campers apply problem-solving logic to their projects (both computer code and physical inventions) and taught with an engineering mindset, encouraging curiosity.
  • Practiced conflict resolution and classroom management.
ROOTS & SHOOTS BRANCH LEADER, HOMER J. PLESSY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL, 2017-2018
  • Founded a Roots & Shoots chapter at Homer J. Plessy Community School as an after-school youth action program for fourth- through sixth-grade students.
  • Planned and led weekly projects & lectures which concentrated on benefiting the local community, the environment, and animals.
  • Focused on projects that were fun, engaging, and edifying, such as planting a school garden.

EDUCATION

BA in Professional Writing & Rhetoric from the Burnett Honors College at UCF. Also a minor in music.

Certificate of Artistry in Writing from the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts.

RELEVANT COURSEWORK

ENC3331 — Rhetoric and Civic Engagement

ENC3250 — Professional Writing

ENC4212 — Professional Editing

LIN4680 — Modern English Grammar

PUP3203 — Environmental Politics

ENC4416 — Writing in Digital Environments

IDH3600 — Case Studies in Ethics

OTHER SKILLS AND PROFICIENCIES

Programs: FileMaker, Adobe InDesign, Microsoft Office 365, Google Workspace, Dialpad, WordPress, Keap, Zapier

Style Guides: MLA, APA, Chicago