Resume

Career Summary

Lopez contains more than eight years of design-related experience in web sites, newspapers and graphic design. He is competent with design and office software including Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe Audition, Adobe Premiere, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Windows computers, Apple computers, LED Billboard Display software and others. He has six years of experience in developing Social Media content and campaigns for major social media platforms including Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and LinkedIn. He has been a published writer and photographer for more than eleven years.


Work Experience

Social Media Coordinator

Midwestern State University

April 2015 – Present

  • Manage and maintain all social media at Midwestern State University.
  • Generate new content and create campaigns to promote university events.
  • Work with emergency personal during high-alert activity.
  • Work and consult with all MSU departments on social media related issues and promotional campaigns.
  • Creates graphic and video content for university fundraising efforts.

Communications Coordinator

Corpus Christi Chamber of Commerce

April 2014 – October 2014

  • Managed graphics and advertisements for all chamber events.
  • Ensured web site was up-to-date with relevant information.
  • Military Liaison for Training Wing FOUR at Naval Air Station-Corpus Christi.
  • Handled all social media accounts and developed strategies to gain followers.

Marketing and Communications

Angelo State University Alumni Association

July 2009 – January 2014

  • Developed all social media platforms and strategies to gain followers.
  • Developed and created new web site for alumni association.
  • Managed graphics and advertisements for all alumni events.
  • Developed content and gave feedback for university magazine.

Social Media Specialist

Budget Blinds of San Angelo

May 2012 – June 2013

  • Developed all social media platforms and strategies to gain followers.
  • Managed graphics and advertisements for Budget Blinds.
  • Managed media buying with multiple media outlets.
  • Created and assisted in radio and TV spots.

Reporter / Photographer

“The Portland News”

June 2006 – August 2007
May 2008 – August 2008

  • Wrote stories about city council, business meetings and other city-wide events.
  • Photographed city-wide events and local sports.
  • Created contacts with city and business officials.

Skills

TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE
Photography, Studio Lighting Equipment, Video Equipment, Audiovisual Equipment, Microsoft Computers, Apple Computers, Apple Products, Android Products, Website Content Design & Layout

SOFTWARE EXPERIENCE
Adobe Photoshop, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Premiere, Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Office Suite, Optic Displays, iCompel Display

SOCIAL MEDIA EXPERIENCE
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Snapchat, WordPress, Flickr, VSCO, Google+, GroupMe


Professional Activity

Co-Chair & Presenter
Social Media Day at Midwestern State University
September 2017

Judge
ACP (Associated Collegiate Press) Online Pacemaker competition
April 2017

Panelist
B.O.S.S. (Business Owners Sharing Experience) Social Media
December 2016

Guest Lecturer
Digital Media class at Midwestern State University
November 2016

Presenter
Social Media Day at Midwestern State University
October 2016

Presenter
Wichita Falls Independent School District Senior Send-Off
May 2016


Education

Angelo State University, San Angelo, Texas
Bachelor of Arts

Major: Mass Media
Specialization: PR and Advertising
Minor: Political Science

Organizations: Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity; ASU Student Government; ASU Advertising Club; Intramural Sports, Newman Catholic Student Center and the Interfraternity Council