Christy L. Johnston

cjohnston109@yahoo.com

 

 

 

Summary of Qualifications

  • Responsible, efficient & flexible

  • Exceptional time management & problem-solving skills

  • Driven, hard worker, creative & team player

  • Microsoft Office, Google Drive, Adobe Creative Suite, Social Media, & Hootsuite

 

Education

St. Edward’s University, Austin, TX                                                                                    Graduated December 2018

Bachelor of Humanities, Communication, Focus in Public Relations & Advertising

Minor in Graphic Design

 

Experience

U.GG, Austin, TX                                                                               September 2018 – Present

Marketing Consultant

  • Help create slogans to use in multi-channel advertising including YouTube and Twitch

  • Assist with community engagement across Discord and other social channels

  • Increased company interaction with community users with positive results

  • Constructed strategies with team and U.GG partners

Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Austin, TX                                                                                   May – December 2018

Communications Intern

  • Collaborating in social media post production including writing, graphics, & video editing

  • Supporting in community outreach effort & coordinating processes with fellow staff

  • Planned future social media content for year of 2019

  • Presented intern project on HR strategies with peers to company executives with positive reception

Fox Family Gaming, Echo Fox                                                                                                                        Summer 2018

Freelance Graphic Designer

  • Designing supplemental graphic design materials including logo & thumbnails

  • Consistently met tight deadlines and exceeded client expectations

 

CareBOX Program, St. Edward's University                                                                                 September – December 2017

Advertising Campaign Strategy

  • Completed advertising campaign with peers as lead designer

  • Designed magazine ad layout & billboard ad

 

iFetch, St. Edward's University                                                                                                   September – December 2017

Advertising Campaign Strategy

  • Completed advertising campaign including creative brief, situation analysis & ad designs

  • Designed storyboard ads, banner ads, & various social media ads

 

Rooster Teeth Productions                                                                                                                    May – August 2017

Public Relations Intern

  • Pitched articles to media & Thought Leadership opportunities

  • Managed media & publicity rooms during RTX event

  • Researched daily for media contacts & news articles

 

GrifballHub.com                                                                                                                                  May – October 2016

Graphic Design & Social Media Intern

  • Assisted in running company booth at RTX event in Austin, TX

  • Created personalized graphic logos for competitive teams

  • Managed company social media accounts

 

Crackerdog, Austin, TX                                                                                                                                   May – August 2016

Kennel Attendant & Receptionist

  • Managed individual needs & care of numerous dogs

  • Provided front desk reception & customer service

  • Organized payments, bookings, & tour appointments

 

Extracurricular Activities & Certifications

Hootsuite Platform Certified                                                                                                                                         Current

RTX Guardian Volunteer, Austin, TX                                                                                                                         August 2018

South by Southwest Volunteer Austin, TX                                                                                                                 March 2018

Video Game Streaming Affiliate, Twitch                                                                                                                         Current

Her Campus Chapter Writer, St. Edward’s University                                                                                     January – May 2017

Equestrian – Hunter/Jumper and Dressage, Wimberly, TX                                                                             2001 – Current

Savannah College of Art & Design Summer Seminar                                                                                                  June 2013

Graphic Design & Photoshop for Video Gamers

 

Recognitions

Art Nomination – Texas Association of Private & Parochial Schools Competition                                                         March 2012

National Arts Honors Society – John Paul II High School                                                                                          2011 – 2012