Blog Archives

Work dealing with the communications for the numerous non-profits I have worked with or currently work with.

Mid-Michigan Program for Greater Sustainability Launch

MMPGS logo

Working for Michigan Energy Options through the Mid-Michigan Program for Greater Sustainability, a HUD/DOE/EPA federally funded grant, we launched the portal site hosting the information regarding the nine projects in the MMPGS. MEO runs the lead on two projects, one

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Michigan Energy Options Newsletter

MEO Newsletter Preview

During my internship for Michigan Energy Options the communications team was tasked in creating the quarterly newsletter.  The organization had previously sent out one other E-Newsletter and had created an account with MailChimp.  Being unfamiliar with the program I immersed

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Michigan Energy Options Communications Management

MEO_logo

During the fall of 2012 I was brought on as an intern for the non-profit Michigan Energy Options (MEO).  The primary goal was to work in communications and development for the organization as a whole and for the new project,

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Writers’ Bloc Social Media Management

Writers' Bloc Logo

The student board for Professional Writing is known as Writers’ Bloc and as any student group needs a fairly involved social media manager to convey messages to fellow students, organize media, and continuously post.  I was elected into the student board

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Middle of the Mitten Events Communications

MOTM5 logo

For the past year I have worked for Middle of the Mitten Events (MOTM) in a number of capacities.  MOTM is a 5 year old group that has put on concerts focusing on mid-Michigan rock and folk music.  From the

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Michigan Environmental Council Newsletter Article

MEC Newsletter Article

During my internship with Michigan Environmental Council (MEC) I was asked to write and coordinate articles for the quarterly newsletter that is sent out both electronically and in print form.  The article I was asked to write specifically was based

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The Ave Communications Strategy

The Ave

One of the most rewarding and research projects I have worked on was a comprehensive communications strategy for The Ave community project. The Ave is the brain child of professors John Monberg, Vincent Delgado, and designers at Red Head Design

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Michigan Alliance for Lead Safe Housing Social Media Strategy

Lead Coalition Communications Program

During my time spent at Michigan Environmental Council I was also privileged to work with the health group and specifically is Michigan Alliance for Lead Safe Housing (MILASH). Working communications with MILASH was very rewarding in learning about non-profit alliance

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Powerpoint Guidelines

Tips for Creating Effective PowerPoints

During my communications internship for Michigan Environmental Council (MEC) during the summer of 2011 I was tasked to creating a standard Powerpoint for the organization and in doing such realized there was a vast array of levels of comprehension with

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