Makena House from Sparrows

Makena House

Intern at Sparrows

San Francisco, CA, USA


Last updated October 19, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

I am a people-person who has a creative mind and loves using my voice to make a change.

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Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am a recent graduate from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I majored in Journalism with an emphasis in strategic communications and graphic design.

Interesting Factoid

I have family in the circus.


Languages

English

Countries Visited

Map View

Austria
France
Denmark
Ireland
Scotland
Italy
Costa Rica
Sweden
Netherlands
Mexico
England

What I Do  


Professional Experience

Fiorello's Gelato

Digital Marketing Intern

• Created social media marketing campaign to promote special events and promotions. • Outreached to industry bloggers and influencers to develop collaborations and sponsorships for the company.

Serena & Lily

Digital Marketing/Creative Intern

• Produced and designed content for social media platforms, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and Pinterest, while maintaining the brand image and providing entertaining content for viewers. • Assisted Digital Marketing Director in researching and gathering information on content/artwork/ visual campaigns
+1 more experience

Professional Interests

Social Media
Design
Journalism
Digital Marketing
Communications
Graphic Design
Marketing

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Gender Equality
Endangered Species
Bullying
Racial Discrimination
LGBTQ+ Rights
Immigration
Violence Against Women
Drug Addiction
Human Rights
Healthcare Reform
Black Lives Matter
Climate Change
Women's Reproductive Rights
Homelessness
Gun Control

Volunteer Experience

Service For Sight

Madison, Wisconsin

I was very involved in Service for Sight, an organization my sorority paired with. We worked with the blind and visually impaired, conducting vision screening tests, working with guide dogs, and local Madison residents.

The Redwoods Retirement Community

Mill Valley, CA

2014 - 2018
Performed and volunteered at this retirement community, helping the residents and staff.

Favorites  

Hobbies

Singing
Hiking
Traveling
Guitar
Music

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

Bleachers
Ziggy Alberts
Kacey Musgraves
Lumineers
Tyler Childers
Mac Miller
Harry Styles
Lennon Stella
Jordan Davis
The Rolling Stones
Tom Petty
Fleetwood Mac
Stevie Nicks
Passenger
Jade Bird
Mt.Joy
Caamp
Brandi Carlile
Lana Del Rey
Dolly Parton
The Chicks
Alabama Shakes
Wild Rivers
Billie Eilish
Mumford & Sons
Taylor Swift

Sports, Teams, Athletes

Golf
Basketball
Baseball
Football

San Francisco 49ers
Giants
Golden State Warriors

Education  

School

Bachelors, Strategic Communications- Journalism

Convent of the Sacred Heart San Francisco

High School


Clubs and Communities

Delta Gamma Sorority

Vice President Panhellenic Executive Board Member

• Managed community service and fundraising events for Service for Sight, an organization that helps the blind and visually impaired. • Created the graphics and apparel for our service and alumnae events. • Facilitated Panhellenic activities between Delta Gamma and other organizations. • Represented Delta Gamma in the Panhellenic community and on campus.

Advertising Club

• Attended weekly meetings to expand advertisement knowledge and network with corporate partners to establish connections. • Learned strategies about marketing and communications through guest speakers and seminars. • Attended ad agency tours and weekly meetings.
+1 more club and community

Academic Interests

Gender and Women's Studies
History
Literature
Journalism
Reporting
Theater
Music
Anthropology
Art
English
Communications
Marketing

Extracurricular Activities

Music