Katherine Reynolds

Katherine Reynolds

Los Angeles, CA, USA


Last updated October 9, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

I am ambitious, motivated, results-oriented and I see every project through until the end.

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Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am a junior at UCLA. I'm a Political Science major with a concentration in American Politics and a Public Affairs minor. I moved to Los Angeles from Chicago for college. I am an active member of Delta Gamma on campus. Most of my professional experience lies in social media marketing, website design, customer service, client relations and event planning. In my free time, I am passionate about podcasting, creative writing, fitness and photography.

Interesting Factoid

I grew up in four major cities (Washington DC, Miami, Chicago and now Los Angeles)


Languages

My first language is English
I am proficient in Spanish

Countries Visited

Map View

Peru
Spain
St. Lucia
Turks & Caicos

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Lettuce Entertain You Enterprises

Marketing Intern

I was a direct report to the Head of Marketing. I gained experience in Social Media Marketing, Google Analytics, Writing Blogs and Newsletters, Client Relations, Website Design and Event Planning. I also participated in weekly corporate marketing meetings. I worked on-site at Lettuce Entertain You restaurants updating Facebook pages and Instagram. I hostessed at Aba restaurant as part of the internship program in order to understand the restaurants I was marketing for. My team and I were awarded 1st Place at the national Lettuce Entertain You Internship Exposition where teams competed to create the best restaurant concept. We developed a new restaurant concept including accounting, proforma, purchasing, menu creation and marketing. I also gained experience in customer service, management, front-of-house and back-of-house service. I also became proficient in programs like TOCK and Fishbowl.

Lifetime Fitness

Head Lifeguard

I became Red Cross CPR certified, supervised the outdoor and indoor pool and participated in CPR audits every two weeks.
+1 more experience

Professional Organizations

Active Member


Professional Interests

Marketing
Public Relations
Customer Service
Client Relations
Communications
Campaigning

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Women's Reproductive Rights
Eviction Epidemic
Homeless Crisis
Gender Equality

Non-Profits


Volunteer Experience

Misericordia Leadership Board Member

Chicago, IL

Sep 2015 - Jun 2017
Misericordia Home is a not-for-profit developmental home for persons with mild to profound developmental disabilities in Chicago, Illinois. I aided in planning and participating in all events for the residents.

Peer Helper in ELS (Enriching Lives through Service)

Winnetka, IL

Sep 2015 - Jun 2017
As a peer helper in ELS, I worked with students with developmental disabilities on their math and english homework. After their homework was done, I'd talk with them about their lives or play games with them until the period was over.

Favorites  

Hobbies

Photography
Fitness
Creative Writing
Podcasting

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Country (I know this is controversial)
Hip Hop
Electronic

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Chicago Cubs
Chicago Bulls
UCLA Bruins

Movies, TV Shows, Actors & Actresses

Little Women (movie)
Life Itself (movie)
Sherlock (show)
The Great British Baking Show

Education  

School

University of California, Los Angeles

Bachelor's, Political Science

New Trier Township High School


Clubs and Communities

Co-founder of Relay for Life Chapter in Winnetka, IL

Co-Founder

I co-founded the Relay for Life chapter in my hometown of Winnetka, Illinois. Relay For Life is a team fundraising cancer walk event that takes place in the spring. My co-founder and I were in charge of organizing and executing the event each year.

International Global Studies School Leadership Board

Council Member

As a member of International Global Studies School Leadership Board I was responsible for coordinating events, fundraisers and holding panels about the International Global Studies School at my high school. The International Global Studies School was a program students at my high school had to apply into as it offered a plethora of unique courses not offered on the main campus.
+1 more club and community

Academic Interests

Political Science
Public Affairs
Marketing
Communications

Extracurricular Activities

Delta Gamma
Delta Gamma
New Trier Swim and Dive Leadership Council