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Jennings brooks

324 S. Milledge Ave ○ Athens, GA 30605 ○ jenningsebrooks@gmail.com ○ (678) 485-8669 ○ www.jenningsbrooks.com

EDUCATION

University of Georgia, Athens, GA                                                                          Expected May 2021       

Bachelor of Arts: Journalism                                                               

Minor: Art History 

Certificate: Institute for Leadership Advancement Fellow

Cumulative GPA: 3.53/4.0

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

 Weddings in Athens, Blogging Intern, Athens, GA                                                  January 2019-Present

  • Write wedding related blog posts for the Weddings in Athens website relating to the growing wedding industry in Athens, GA.

  • One blog post per week, published on the Weddings in Athenswebsite.

 

MVO Marketing, Event Intern, Atlanta, GA                                                                   December 2018

  • Worked to help carry out marketing events for The Shops Around Lenox storefronts. 

 

YMCA Camp High Harbour, Program Director, Clayton, GA                                  June-August 2015-18       

  • Promoted to Program Director of the Navigators Adventure and Leadership Program for the entire 9 week summer session. Skilled in leadership, supervision of staff and campers, logistics, and establishing / maintaining daily schedule.

  • Worked as a counselor from the summers of 2015-2017. Lived in a cabin with 11-12 year old girls and helped them develop independence away from home. Taught outdoor skills and activities to boys and girls of ages 7-14.

  • Awards: Staff MVP, Head Counselor of the Session, Leader in Training of the Session

  • Certifications: Lifeguard, AED, First Aid, CPR 


DTOX Juice, Storefront Employee, Atlanta, GA                                                            July 2016-Present

  • Worked multiple storefront locations as a cashier and organic juice and smoothie specialist

  • Attended to customers in various special events and storefront openings 

 

CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

The Chapel Bell, Content writer, Athens, GA                                                             April 2018-Present

  • Founded in 2011, a positive press publication seeking to inspire and empower its readers. 

  • Selected from 40+ applicants to be one of 10 members on the Content Team.

  • Write creative and thought-provoking articles that appear in the bi-weekly print issue.

  • Founding Member of the Sponsorship Team that works towards partnering with local businesses in Athens.
     

University of Georgia Panhellenic Council, Delegate, Athens, GA                             January 2018-Present

  • Panhellenic Delegate of Chi Omega. Attend weekly meetings to promote and solve issues in the Panhellenic community.

  • Director of the Community Service and Campus Involvement committee.

 

Chi Omega Fraternity, Mu Beta Chapter, Executive member, Athens, GA                    August 2017-Present

  • Executive Board Member: Panhellenic Delegate for the 2019 Calendar Year.

  • Recruitment Song Chair: Worked in hand with the Recruitment chair to train new members for recruitment.

  • Helped plan bid day, new member retreat, and other logistics as the New Member Educator assistant.

  • Selected from 80+ fellow members to be the Model Initiate for the 2017 pledge class. The Model Initiate is an active member that most represents the values of Chi Omega and is initiated by herself before the entire chapter.

 

SKILLS AND INTERESTS

Skills: Software programs, writing, and design.

 

Interests: Traveling, reading, hiking, art museums, and music.