Lisa Sedlak

Approved Candidate (What is this?)
I have over 15 years of experience in Public Relations with experience in local government and non-profits.
Current Hiring Status
Open to offers
Areas Of Expertise
Communications Public Relations Writing and Editorial
Experience
WSLS-TV
Marketing Producer
09/1994 - 10/2000

Started as a teleprompter operator and moved to weekend newscast director before becoming a producer in creative services. I then moved as video editor and producer in the promotions department - writing and editing promos for the news station.

Virginia Tech
Online Course Developer
12/2001 - 12/2003

Assist with multimedia production for online courses. Edit video and audio for courses.

Town of Blacksburg
Communications Specialist/FOIA Officer
03/2006 - present

Social media manager, writer for web, print, and news releases, graphic design, video production, looking for new and effective ways to communicate with the public. Customer service and internal employee development lead. Fulfill Freedom of Information Requests.

Education
Virginia Tech
Communication Studies, BA
1990 - 1994

BA in Communication Studies with a concentration in film and International Relations minor.

What I Do

Produce web content, write for publications, manage social media accounts, write news releases, work with media.

What I Am Looking For

I would like to work for a non-profit using my public relations and creativity skills. Any chance to use Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign, as well as write would be best for me.

Achievements