I am currently a Drake University junior studying Advertising with a minor in Graphic Design with an expected graduation date of May 2018. Not only have I studied at Drake University, but also at Richmond Study Center in Florence, Italy from January -May of 2016.

Director of E-Communications for Drake Delta Gamma (Alpha Lambda chapter) November 2016-Present

(runs all social media and website you can find it all at these links: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, Website

Graphic Design Intern at Jill Johnson Marketing Consulting Services June-August 2015

(redesigned logo and improved/updated past artwork and handouts)

Sales Associate at The Mustard Seed May 2013 -January 2014

(a garden center in which outdoor work and moving plants and other heavy objects was required)

Tutor and mentoring experience January 2011- June 2014

(through high school I helped elementary students succeed in school and thrive in their personal lives)

Volunteer experience abroad and locally January-May 2016

(teaching English and art in Italy)

Student Ambassador at Drake University April 2015-Present

(Work in admissions, giving tours, answering phone calls, making people feel welcomed and comfortable, improved upon organizational and time management skills)

I have also received honors such as:

-Drake Presidential Scholarship: 2014-present

-President’s List 2014-2015

-Designed Square for Street Painting during the Drake Relays for Delta Gamma Sorority

If you are interested in printing out and having a tangible copy of my resume (RiskenResume, also a prettier one) click the link!