Kristen Powers

Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania



Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania, May 2017

Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies

  • Area of Study: Organizational Communication
  • Double Minor: Psychology and Emergent Media

Major GPA: 3.9

Overall GPA: 3.9


Writing and Communications, Summer 2016

Ricoh USA, Malvern, PA

  • Developed job advertisements for Ricoh using marketing language to entice candidates to apply.
  • Drafted content for the company’s intranet page, highlighting recipients of the Exceeding Expectations award.
  • Created new content for a Q&A fact sheet utilized by the Human Resources department

Social Media/Marketing, Spring 2017

The Columbia Montour Partnership for Community Development, Bloomsburg, PA

  • Design and develop marketing and promotional materials (brochures, advertisements, email signature banners).
  • Write and edit articles, press releases, and features for websites and publications.
  • Craft a weekly newsletter.
  • Maintain associated websites and social media.

Leadership Activities

Wishmakers On Campus®.

  • Secretary (Fall 2015): Distributed imperative information. Maintained record of members’ involvement.
  • Vice President (Spring 2016 - May 2017): Oversee and coordinate all aspects of the organization.

Lambda Pi Eta – Communication Honors Society

  • Secretary (Fall 2016 - May 2017): Responsible for email distribution of meeting and event information. Maintain contact database.

Italian Club

  • Publicist (Spring 2016): Promote and manage social aspects of the organization.

The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi


  • Adobe InDesign and Photoshop
  • HTML Coding
  • MailChimp
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Social Media
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Volunteer Work

  • The Big Event (2014, 2015, 2016)
  • Bloomsburg Soup Kitchen
  • Special Olympics
  • Community Outreach through Lambda Pi Eta and Wishmakers On Campus®