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Sarah Ozga

June 21, 2024

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Communications Professional

New Hampshire

Phone: 716-499-4322

Email: sarahozga1@gmail.com

EDUCATION
State University of New York at Oswego- Master of Arts in Strategic Communication, May 2023; Integrated and social media Advanced Certificate, May 2023

State University of New York at Fredonia
Dual Degrees Completed December 2020- Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies,
minor in Psychology; Bachelor of Arts in Music Performance: Trumpet

EXPERIENCE

Cast Member, Disney World Orlando, August 2023– Current
I participated as a Cast Member at Disney World, Orlando for the Fall 2023 term of the Disney College Program. I continuously enhanced my communication skills during this program through guest interactions and crowd management. Specifically, Disney requires rigorous customer service training to ensure guests feel the ~magic~ of the brand to provide a fully immersive experience. This required skills such as problem solving, patience, active listening, adaptability, and a cheerful outlook!

Editor Assistant, De Gruyter Publishing, July 2023– Current
Responsible for ensuring the smooth flow of editorial processes, I honed my skills in proofreading, editing, and crafting engaging content on the website. From collaborating with writers to maintaining adherence to style guides, my role focused on elevating the quality and clarity of written materials while focusing on elements of web content creation and publication support for the editors. This required ski ls such as proficiency with IT packages such as Google Suites, Microsoft Office, Qualtrics, and WordPress, as we l as organization, proofreading, written communication, and diligence.

Adjunct Professor, SUNY Oswego, August 2022– Current
In this position, I taught two in person introductory to public relations courses, PRL215: Survey of Public Relations, and currently teach one online section of PRL313: PR Writing. I teach, prepare, develop, and grade coursework, facilitate surveys, and manage student performance per departmental guidelines.

Graduate Assistant, SUNY Oswego, August 2021– May 2023
I was tasked with teaching classes, assignment/quiz facilitation, grading, editing podcasts, email/phone meeting facilitation, and overall student success planning. In the two years, I helped develop an open resource textbook, titled Business Communication for Managers, and a contributing workbook for students to cut costs on their overall tuition and created a podcast resource for graduate student access.

Strategic Communications Intern, Chautauqua Women’s Club June 2022– August 2022
This nonprofit communications job required areas of marketing, development, and succession planning in executing a successful 9-week season at Chautauqua Institution. I worked alongside the marketing committee in enhancing the CWC’s social media presence and collected data for future stakeholder relations. In addition, I collaborated with committee chairs to document the best practices for nonprofit succession planning.

Event & Fundraising Coordinator; House Associate Chautauqua Women’s Club, June 2018- August 2021
This position required many areas of event and fundraising planning such as inventory organization, employee coordination, scheduling, training, and minor execution of volunteer coordination. This included successfully coordinating and managing a wide variety of events for high profile speakers through social media marketing, internal strategy, and keeping up to date records for the venues and vendors.

GENERAL EMPLOYMENT
Substitute Teacher, Jordan
Elbridge CSD, Sep 2021– May
2022; Binghamton CSD, Jan 2022– May 2022

Personal Assistant, Molly
Brown, January 2020- Current

LICENSES ANDCERTIFICATES
LEADERSHIP/AWARDS
Social and Behavioral Research, CITI Program, Issued Jan 2022 Expires Jan 2025
Project Management Foundations, LinkedIn Learning, Issued Feb 2022
Developing Visual Campaigns, LinkedIn Learning, Issued Feb 2022
Business Analysis Foundations: Strategy Analysis, LinkedIn Learning, Issued Apr 2022
Outstanding Graduate Student Award, SUNY Oswego, Fall 2022
Dean’s Writing Award, SUNY Oswego, Spring 2023

Education

August 2021 - May 2023

M.A. Strategic Communications at State University of New York (SUNY) at Oswego

August 2016 - May 2021

B.A. Communication Studies at State University of New York at Fredonia

Minor in Psychology

August 2016 - May 2021

B.S. Music Performance at State University of New York at Fredonia

Focus in Trumpet

Experience

Aug. 2022 - Current

Cast Member at The Walt Disney Co.

June 2022 - Current

Editor Assistant at De Gruyter Publishing

December 2021 - Current

Adjunct Professor at SUNY Oswego

August 2018 - August 2022

Event and Volunteer Coordinator at Chautauqua Women's Club

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