Resumes

Christie Netherton
Print Journalist

Email: cmnetherton@gmail.com
Experience: 1-3 Years
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Category: Print Journalist

Christie Netherton

731 Dakota Street, Lexington, KY 40508

502-320-6994

cmnetherton@gmail.com

Summary of Qualifications:

Hands-on professional with successful endeavors into journalistic writing and reporting, both digitally and in print. Photojournalism experience and familiarity and compliance with SPJ Code of Ethics.

Major strengths include an ability to work quickly and on deadline, excellent communication skills, attention to detail and a team-oriented mindset. Software and computer literacy skills include experience with Microsoft Word, Excel and Publisher, Adobe Photoshop, InDesign, and Dreamweaver, in addition to audio and video editing and recording.

Professional Accomplishments:

Reporter and media contributor for several media outlets online, in print and on public radio, in addition to experience as a weekly columnist and beat writer for the University of Kentucky's college newspaper.

Experience:

STUDENT WRITER

MIDWAY MESSENGER

AUGUST 2018-DECEMBER 2018

Hands-on reporting for the Midway Messenger online and print publication out of Midway, KY for a Community Journalism class at the University of Kentucky under Professor Al Cross.

INTERN

LEXINGTON COMMUNITY RADIO

MAY 2018-JULY 2018

Script writing and recording audio for public broadcasting on Lexington Community Radio in addition to the creation of original digital media stories to publish online.

WRITER/CONTRIBUTOR

THE KENTUCKY KERNEL

AUGUST 2016-DECEMBER 2018

Writing original stories and creating digital media content for the University of Kentucky's student newspaper, The Kentucky Kernel, for both in print and online publication.

COLUMNIST

THE KENTUCKY KERNEL

AUGUST 2016-MAY 2017

Wrote weekly columns for the Kentucky Kernel about the craft beer community in Lexington, KY

Education:

BACHELOR OF ART

DECEMBER 2018

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

LEXINGTON, KY

Major: Journalism

Related coursework: Courses in multimedia storytelling, community journalism, news reporting and editing, photojournalism, media law, political science, public speaking and communication, journalistic ethics and diversity in the media

BACHELOR OF ART

DECEMBER 2018

UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

LEXINGTON, KY

Major: International Studies

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE

JUNE 2015

BLUEGRASS COMMUNITY AND TECHNICAL COLLEGE

LEXINGTON, KY

Awards and Recognition:

Member of the University of Kentucky chapter of Phi Sigma Theta National Honor Society

Two semesters on the Dean's List at the University of Kentucky

Member of Bluegrass Community and Technical College chapter of Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society

Two semesters on the Dean's List at Bluegrass Community and Technical college

References:

Kakie Urch: UKY Associate Professor

760-660-0803

kakie.urch@uky.edu

Paidin Dermody: Former Kentucky Kernel Editor

502-548-7091

paidin.dermody@uky.edu

Mary Clark: Lexington Community Radio Program Director

859-619-0936

mary@lexingtoncommunityradio.org