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OECD Nuclear Energy Agency (NEA), Paris, France
Communications Specialist, June 2013 – current

Public Affairs and Communications Directorate, OECD, Paris, France
OECD Forum 2013

Bureau of Human Resources Management, UNESCO, Paris, France
Web and Media, Fall 2012
• Reviewed HRM website content, make changes and/or edit to ensure that it is user-friendly
• Reviewed the look and feel of the website, and make suggestions in terms of layout and design
• Wrote news, features, and copy for the Intranet
• Designed infographics for the HR statistics/data for the website and the HR data report

U.S. Department of State, U.S. Mission to UNESCO, Paris, France
Public Affairs Intern, Summer 2012
• Created and strategized an online presence for the mission on web and social media
• Managed the social media platforms and the mission website, utilizing CMS and basic HTML
• Wrote press releases and coverage on UNESCO and mission-related news
• Designed brochures, invitations, posters, booklets, and other materials published by the mission
• Assisted in the preparation and execution of conferences, events, and meetings co-organized
by UNESCO and the U.S. Mission, as well as receptions hosted by the Ambassador

Office of the Director General, UNESCO, Paris, France
International Jazz Day Assistant, Spring 2012
• Coordinated in preparation and execution of the fi rst annual International Jazz Day
• Formatted, edited, and proofread the event schedule and Jazz Day Concert booklet
• Provided secretarial assistance for the Jazz Day Executive Director
• Tracked global press clippings on the International Jazz Day and UNESCO Goodwill
Ambassador Herbie Hancock

Office of Communications, Vassar College, Poughkeepsie, NY
PR Assistant, September 2009 – May 2011
• Wrote press releases for events that took place at Vassar College
• Compiled and composed the bi-weekly “Upcoming Events at Vassar College” e-letters
• Provided assistance in preparation and execution of events and receptions hosted by the college administration
• Assisted in administrative duties and ran various office errands

Vogue Magazine, Condé Nast, New York City, NY
Editorial Intern, September 2009 – May 2010
• Created storyboards and lookbooks for the editorial board
• Worked with the fashion editorial team in preparing for run-throughs and photo shoots
• Managed communications between designers, showrooms, PR professionals, and editors
• Developed and designed an intern guide to adapt upcoming interns into the office and the workflow

TimeOut Istanbul, Ajans Medya, Istanbul, Turkey
Editor, June 2008 – December 2008
• Wrote reviews, previews, and features articles, in addition to advertorial pieces
• Compiled monthly listings of local art exhibitions and other cultural events
• Acted as a liaison between managers, producers and the Editorial Board; booked interviews
• Co-edited and proofread the magazine prior to production