Kristin D
Writer #12930
Runnells, IA
Joined 1/8/2016
4 Star Rating
3,150 Projects
0 Endorsements
0 Elite Skills
For more than 20 years, Kristin has worked as a state and national award-winning freelance journalist, reporter and editor, having been published both in print and online via various social media channels and websites.
Kristin also has worked for a public relations firm for the past 10 years, where she was tasked with writing/editing/proofing web copy, creating/editing/proofing press releases, media advisories, designing campaigns, executing marketing efforts, etc., on a local, regional and national scale for numerous clients.
Kristin has managed the social media accounts for two global businesses with duties that included blogging; composing and scheduling compelling, interactive tweets; sharing YouTube videos across different channels; analyzing Facebook insights and Google analytics to determine when to post creative, informative and relevant content she created on her clients' Facebook pages; and discovering how Instagram and Pinterest can play into a social media program.
She has excellent online research abilities, thrives on deadlines, is highly proficient in AP Style, comfortable with such programs as Wordpress, SharePage, Cision and Zoho, and has telecommuted for the past 16 years in a fully equipped office.
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Kristin D's Business Industry Experience

1,000 Projects Completed

For years, Kristin has covered the business sector and for the past four years, she has weekly profiled five local businesses.

Specialties

Writing, interviewing, researching, proofing, design, blogging, press releases, articles, social media content.

Interests

Having been a journalist for more than 20 years, her interests vary widely.

Education

Iowa State University

Kristin had an academic scholarship to Iowa State University where I majored in both journalism and graphic design, graduating in four years.

Drake University

Kristin attended Drake University's graduate school and studied journalism. I completed all of the coursework toward my degree.

Kids/Family

1,000 Projects Completed

As a mother of four kids, Kristin has written extensively about issues of importance to parents, grandparents and families.

Agriculture

1,000 Projects Completed

Since 1997, Kristin has been covering agriculture and addressing a variety of subjects important to producers, rural families, consumers and the agriculture economy.

Business

1,000 Projects Completed

For years, Kristin has covered the business sector and for the past four years, she has weekly profiled five local businesses.

Blog Post

100 Projects Completed

Kristin has managed the social media accounts for two global businesses with duties that included blogging, as well as composing and scheduling compelling, interactive tweets, sharing YouTube videos across different channels, analyzing Facebook insights and Google analytics to determine when to post creative, informative and relevant content created on clients' Facebook pages. The blogs also were promoted across various social media channels.

Press Release

50 Projects Completed

Kristin has worked for a public relations firm for the past 10 years where she was tasked with writing/editing/proofing web copy, creating/editing/proofing press releases, media advisories, designing campaigns, executing marketing efforts, etc., on a local, regional and national scale for numerous clients.

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