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Welcome

Kaley Patterson is a writer and faceted multimedia professional based in Lawton, Oklahoma.

Resume

Experience

Cameron University Office of Admissions

Lawton, OK - Graduate Admissions Counselor - August 2018-Present

Recruiter for the university's graduate programs in Business, Education and Psychology; attended graduate fairs and career fairs to reach prospective students; designed and developed content for view books, posters, fliers and brochures for the university's graduate programs; planned recruitment events; developed communication plans for prospective graduate students; served on the university's social media task force and website committee

Lawton Fort Sill Chamber of Commerce

Lawton, OK - Communications Manager - August 2017-July 2018

Designed and developed content for the chamber's weekly newsletter; wrote media advisories and press releases; designed brochures, posters and handouts for various chamber events; oversaw production and kept inventory of multiple chamber publications; took photos and/or videos at/for chamber events; manned social media accounts for the chamber, the Lawton Fort Sill Convention and Visitors Bureau and the Lawton Proud movement; maintained and updated the chamber's website; assisted with office duties and greeted/helped guests

The Lawton constitution

Lawton, OK - Staff Writer - March 2015-August 2017

Lead reporter for the Styles and Religion sections, which required generating story ideas for each section, keeping calendars of events and reviewing topics with the City Editor once a week; maintained relationships with nonprofits, artistic organizations, local clubs and churches in the community and Southwest Oklahoma; wrote daily and weekly stories, reviewed theater productions and orchestra concerts, edited press releases to AP Style, took/edited photos, shared stories via social media; assisted with office duties and greeted/helped guests

Education

Cameron University, Lawton, OK — Bachelor of Arts in Communication, 2015

Frederick High School, Frederick, OK — High School Diploma, 2011

Skills

Activities

Activities

Adobe Creative Suite

Microsoft Office

Layout and Design

Photography

Familiar with AP Style

Social Media Savvy

Familiar with Apple Mac/PC

Activities

Activities

Activities

Lawton Community Theatre Board Member

Lawton Philharmonic Orchestra Board Member

580 Monthly Contributor

Staff Writer/Editor/Ad Manager, The Cameron University Collegian, 2013-15

Aggie Ambassador, 2012-15

awards

Activities

awards

Oklahoma NextGen Under 30, Media, 2016

Silver ADDY Recipient, Oklahoma American Advertising Awards, 2015

Honorable Mention, Columns, 2015 Oklahoma Collegiate Media Association

Honorable Mention, Feature Writing, 2015 Oklahoma Collegiate Media Association

Outstanding Aggie of Tomorrow, 2015

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