Robert Brown

Education

Marymount University (May 2015)

Major: Communication || Minor: Graphic Design


University Advancement, Marymount University

Communications Coordinator (2014-2015)
Communications Student Assistant (2012-2014)

  • Provided photographic coverage for 200+ events, editorial, marketing purposes, and portraits
  • Created content and managed social media community for Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
  • Guided student organizations and offices on social media strategy and creative projects
  • Served as principal member of the marymount.edu redesign group as the student voice

The White House

Media Affairs Intern (2015)

  • Monitored and compiled daily clip summaries from regional print, digital, and broadcast outlets.
  • Researched and created daily clip summaries from 60 different specialty constituent outlets
  • Increased and improved media contacts by researching new outlets and updating existing lists
  • Organized and led weekly discussions between interns and White House officials.
  • Served first point of contact for phone and email inquiries
  • Processed press requests for on-complex events, travel events, and daily briefing access.

Order of the Arrow, Boy Scouts of America

Creative Services Lead (2013-2015)

  • Designed or edited 300+ graphics for digital and print campaigns in Adobe Photoshop or Illustrator
  • Developed work-flow process for creative requests from internal and external teams
  • Interfaced with volunteers to contribute photos and videos for editorial use in email campaigns

Office of Admissions, Marymount University

Student Ambassador (2013-2015)

  • Led tours of up to 50 guests (prospective students, parents, alumni, visitors)
  • Executed large mailing projects
  • Assisted and directed callers to the Admissions Office and main University phone numbers
  • Engaged with prospective students and families at open houses and hosted overnight visits

Office of Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro

Intern (2014)

  • Fielded inquiries from visitors to the Congresswoman’s Washington office.
  • Assisted and directed callers to the appropriate staff or added to database accordingly.
  • Wrote first drafts of press releases and media advisories.
  • Researched topics as needed by legislative staff.

The Banner, student newspaper

Art Director (2013-2014)

  • Redesigned layout, visual assets, and brand of student newspaper
  • Created engaging, innovative layout for monthly print editions using Adobe InDesign
  • Managed team of photographers and assisted in management of writing staff
  • Edited article copy with the Editor-in-Chief and Advisor