Factual, concise, humorous and timely articles on a range of subjects.
International affairs, media, language, arts and typography.
Kristan attended Purdue University at Fort Wayne and graduated with a degree in Media and Public Communication and a minor in Journalism. Classes she took at Purdue include News Gathering, Reporting and Editing; Citizens and the News; Blogging and Editorials; Feature Writing; and Media Genres.
Kristan's sports writing largely focused on college hockey and basketball. She attended games, interviewed coaches and players, and included photos and score sheets with her submitted material.
Kristan has written various beauty articles after intense research into trends, products and other interesting topics. Some of her favorite beauty articles are how-tos with out-of-the-box sources. In the following sample, Kristan details sugar-skull makeup for a Halloween-themed issue and interviews a face painter at the local children's zoo.
Kristan works at an art studio as a marketing and social media director. She schedules Facebook posts weekly and takes care to always include photos/videos, calls to action and links to registration pages.
Kristan has worked for a marketing company for which she was responsible for all weekly marketing e-blast copy.