Allison Wilkinson


About Me

An aspiring Community Relations professional, California Polytechnic State University - San Luis Obispo Class of 2017.

Location

Temecula, California
Education
    California Polytechnic State University-San Luis Obispo
    September, 2013 - June, 2017
    degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    History
    minor
    Integrated Marketing Communications
Work Experience
    Cal Poly New Student & Transition Programs
    Logistics, Outreach, & Communications Lead
    June, 2016 - June, 2017
    company
    Cal Poly New Student & Transition Programs
    title
    Logistics, Outreach, & Communications Lead
    overview
    Logistics, Outreach, & Communication was a sub-committee within Cal Poly's Open House committee. Made up of eight people, we handled all of the marketing, advertising, and public relations initiatives for Open House Weekend, which had over 10,000 attendees. As a sub-committee lead, I, along with my co-lead, oversaw the work of our subcommittee members as well as handled our specific assigned duties. My roles included: ✤ Assigning and supporting sub-committee tasks ✤ Editing the website to make sure information is current and the site is working properly ✤ Creating content for the website ✤ Coordinating directional and sponsored signage ✤ Working with other groups in the New Student & Transition Programs department to coordinate a social media calendar ✤ Running the information booth during the weekend, which served as a central hub to answer prospective students and families' questions
    Cal Poly Athletics
    Marketing intern
    October, 2014 - June, 2017
    Orfalea Family and ASI Children's Center
    Classroom Assistant
    September, 2014 - June, 2017
    Cal Poly New Student & Transition Programs
    Connections Lead
    October, 2015 - September, 2016
Fun Fact
I can sing the alphabet backwards
Passion
creating positive experiences for people, no matter the place or reason
Skills
consumer researchhistorical researchPublic RelationsPublic SpeakingTeam LeadershipWriting Skills
Leadership
    Week of Welcome Leader - Cal Poly New Student & Transition Programs
Hobbies
Knitting
Reading