Currently a senior at the University of Montana, enrolled in the professional journalism school, expect to graduate spring 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism and a minor in history.
Graduated from Troy High School, Troy MT, in 2006.
Worked as a weekly reporter for my public affairs reporting class, fall 2009. A couple of my stories were published on the front page of the Montana Kaimin.
Fall 2010: weekly opinion columnist for the Montana Kaimin.
Other Work Experience
2000-2003: General handyman for private entities
2004-2010: Laborer for construction crew
2006-2008: Lab assistant in on-campus microbiology lab
2009-2010: Lab assistant in on-campus Holian research lab
2005-2010: Guitarist, mandolin player and vocalist in various local and regional bands
Proficient use of Microsoft Word
Basic understanding of InDesign
Confident, engaging, easy conversationalist
Able to meet deadlines with quality material
Carol Van Valkenburg, Chair of the Print Journalism Department at UM
Cameron Rasmusson, former Missoula Independent intern