Webmaster, Marketing Consultant
Freelance | Houston, TX | 2014-Present
Build and maintain custom WordPress websites, specializing in artist portfolios and related sites. Offer training and consulting for online marketing, including email, social media, and SEO; and WordPress management.
Owner / Artist
Painted Hippo Studio| Houston, TX | 2008 – Present
Redesigned and relaunched brand in 2014 with custom WordPress theme and portfolio. Designed new logo, custom landing page, business cards, and promotional mailers. Maintain web presence and portfolio of recent work in portraiture, illustration, graphic design.
Copywriter, Twitter Marketer
Visual Arts Alliance | Houston, TX | 2014 – Present
As a volunteer committee member, maintain non-profit organization’s Twitter account, increasing presence and interaction. Report on market research and activity to Publicity Chair. Write and edit copy for press releases and articles.
Online Communications Specialist
Rice University | Houston, TX | 2012 – 2014
â€¨Managed email campaigns and lists for 9 program areas within the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies. Increased central email subscriber list by 15% in one year. Maintained websites for 3 program areas in the Glasscock School. Coordinated migration of sites through 3 CMS programs over 3 years. Provided web-related support and training to internal staff. Contributed to marketing projects including digital and print advertising, catalog, and radio text.
Web Editor / Marketing Specialist
Rice University | Houston, TX | 2006- 2012
Maintained 4 websites for the Glasscock School of Continuing Studies, managed marketing email campaigns, compiled analytics from CMS-generated data. Contributed to marketing projects including digital and print advertising, catalog, and radio text. Liaison between university technology teams and Glasscock School staff.
Organizer, Houston Science Fiction & Fantasy Writers
Manage meetings, workshops regularly for up to 70 attendees.
Officer & Committee Member, Friends of Fandom
Vice President, Publications; Past ApolloCon Registrar, Programming Second, Webmaster