Public Relations

During my education in new media communications came an interest and involvement in many PR related projects. With my love for writing, passion for sharing others stories, and enjoyment from helping people connect and engage, I discovered a love for public relations. My experiences in marketing, advertising, writing, leadership roles, media, event planning, and social media have all assisted in helping me learn the skills necessary to become successful in public relations.

This page contains a small example of news releases, media coverage and event planning.

During my time as the public relations coordinator for Soulforce I gained the ride national coverage from hundreds of publications across the United States. A few include The Huffington Post, The San Francisco Chronicle, and The Advocate. Clip packages are available, but currently not online.


National “Equality Ride” Young Activists to Meet with Officials of LDS (Mormon) Church  | Luna Media Group, 2012

Soulforce “Equality Ride” Activists to Protest Minneapolis’ North Central U’s Discriminatory Policies  | Luna Media Group, 2012


Young Activists to Meet with Focus on the Family and Engage in Non-Violent Direct Action at Young Life Headquarters Today| Luna Media Group, 2012

Rounded, Curvy Furniture Puts People at Ease | OSU News & Research, 2011

Managing Online Retail Stock-Outs Critical to Business Success | OSU News & Research, 2011

Faculty, Staff Invited to Enter Essay Contest | Life @ OSU, 2011

Gift from Alumnus to Benefit Forensics Students | OSU News & Research, 2011

Author of Book on Siletz to Visit OSU on March 31 | OSU News & Research, 2011

Socratic Club Debate to Explore Question: Do Atheists Have Faith? | OSU News & Research, 2010


— OSU’s College of Health & Human Sciences | 2011 —

Curvy and Cozy | Oregon Home Magazine

Throw a curveball | Hong Kong’s The Standard

Study: Shape of furniture influences room’s ‘coziness’ | KVAL News (my byline)

Curvy furniture is cozier, study finds | Bend Bulletin

Study finds folks cozy up to curvy furniture | Star Tribune

OSU Study: Curvy furniture puts us at ease | Democrat Herald (my byline)

Curve Appeal | Orlando Magazine November 2011 issue

Researchers say curvy furniture makes us feel cozier |

— Tara Williams, associate English Professor at OSU, author | 2011 —

Inventing Womanhood | Bust Magazine

— OSU Community Service Center | 2009-2010 —

Careers with nonprofits the subject of OSU expo | Gazette Times

OSU plans multitude of events to mark King’s legacy | Gazette Times

Lessons in Equality | Gazette Times

Beavers, Ducks migrate south for spring break service | The Daily Barometer

Community Service Center offers chance to make a difference | The Daily Barometer


Alternative Spring Break | OSU Community Service Center

Nonprofit career expo | OSU Community Service Center

Make a difference day | OSU Community Service Center


One Response to “Public Relations”


  1. WRITING | - February 20, 2013

    […] For my written work in public relations (e.g., news releases) click here. […]

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