LEADERSHIP (2018 - PRESENT)

Starting May 2020, I will serve a one-year term and work with the AERA Central Office to maintain the GSC website. Additionally, I will oversee social media and digital list serves for the GSC.

GRADUATE STUDENT COUNCIL, WEB SECRETARY  

AMERICAN EDUCATION RESEARCH ASSOCIATION (AERA)

May 2020 - May 2021 (1 Year Term)

I am honored to be selected with 20 media literacy stakeholders nationally to develop resources and a media literacy guide for libraries across the US.

NATIONAL ADVISOR, MEDIA LITERACY EDUCATION IN LIBRARIES FOR ADULT AUDIENCES PROJECT 

AMERICAN LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (ALA)

Nov 2019 - Present (16 Month Project)

In Fall 2019, I was selected as a 2019-2020 Doctoral Fellow. The fellowship has created opportunities for publishing, grant writing and professional development.

DOCTORAL FELLOW 

THE URBAN EDUCATION COLLABORATIVE

Sept 2019 - May 2020 (1 Year Term)

As the Social Media Manager for Urban Education Week and the PEOPE Conference, I developed a social media strategy, graphics and video content to engage participants and potential attendees.

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER, PEOPE CONFERENCE & URBAN EDUCATION WEEK  

THE URBAN EDUCATION COLLABORATIVE

Sept 2019 - Oct 2019 

Since May 2019, I have served as a Co-Editor for UERPA. While in this role, I have handled all journal communications, developed CFPs, and assisted with the screening and reviewing of manuscripts.

CO-EDITOR, URBAN EDUCATION RESEARCH POLICY ANNUALS (UERPA)  

THE URBAN EDUCATION COLLABORATIVE

May 2019 - May 2021 (2 Year Term)

MEDIA SPECIALIST, GRADUATE STUDENT BOARD  

URBAN EDUCATORS FOR CHANGE (UEC)

May 2019 - May 2021 (2 Year Term)

While serving as Media Specialist for UEC, I have built the organization a new website and increased twitter engagement and followers on the account.

I created and spearheaded the planning for the Bigger Than High School event for the Urban Education Collaborative in partnership with Charlotte Mecklenburg Library in Summer 2019.

EVENT COORDINATOR, BIGGER THAN HIGH SCHOOL  

THE URBAN EDUCATION COLLABORATIVE

May 2019 - July 2019 

As the Social Media Manager for the NAMLE Conference 2019, I developed a social media strategy, graphics and video content to engage participants and potential attendees.

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER, NAMLE CONFERENCE 

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MEDIA LITERACY EDUCATION (NAMLE)

March 2019 - June 2019

While serving as the South East Media Literacy Week Chair, I collaborated with organizations and business partners to facilitate and promote events during National Media Literacy Week.

SOUTH EAST REGION NATIONAL MEDIA LITERACY WEEK CHAIR  

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MEDIA LITERACY EDUCATION (NAMLE)

November 2018 

While serving on the Student Leadership Council for NAMLE, I assisted in administrative and programmatic roles for the organization. I also built relationships with Media Literacy partners in the South East region.

STUDENT LEADERSHIP COUNCIL  

NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF MEDIA LITERACY EDUCATION (NAMLE)

Aug 2017 - August 2019 

As the NC Chapter Lead for Media Literacy Now, I have participated in advocacy efforts for media literacy curriculum in Education. Additionally, I have spearheaded lobbying efforts around policy implementation for media literacy education in the state of NC.

NC CHAPTER LEAD  

MEDIA LITERACY NOW (NATIONAL ORGANIZATION)

Aug 2016 - May 2019 

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