RESUME



EXPERIENCE

Digital Advocacy Intern at BerlinRosen | August 2020 — present
  • Create digital content for various clients in the progressive advocacy and nonprofit world, like GLSEN
  • Draft and schedule social media posts, campaign-specific toolkits, and advocacy emails
  • Plan long-lead strategic campaigns and manage various editorial calendars
  • Focus on GOTV campaigns, messaging, and content for the 2020 election season
  • Support digital advocacy and strategy by working closely with my internal teams and external clients


Lead Editor of Camp Thirlby, at The Thirlby | March 2019—present
  • Helped develop and launch Camp Thirlby, The Thirlby's sibling site focused on sharing the stories of youth and Gen Z
  • Seek, lead, and edit both one-time and regular contributing writers and artists for the platform
  • Write original short-form and long-form stories for the site, mostly focusing on LGBTQ+ topics, gender, sexuality, and media/culture
  • Brainstorm, develop, and assign timely pitches and series that follow and expand Camp Thirlby's voice
  • Manage all content by scheduling the editorial calendar


Feature Editorial Fellow at College Fashionista | August 2017 — August 2018
  • Part of a select group of other fellows to pitch and write bi-monthly, research-heavy articles about fashion, beauty, career, or lifestyle for College Fashionista's website
  • Perform other non-editorial tasks for college fashionista, including being the main curator for their Tumblr feed (December 2017—May 2018


Social Media and Events Intern at Steadfast Supply | June 2018 — August 2018
  • Produce copy for all social channels and posts for the retail concept shop of Steadfast Supply in their DC store
  • Work with Google Calendar and Grum to ensure social posts are scheduled out in a timely manner
  • Help the founder and CEO with event planning, including working with the events calendar and directly contacting event hosts to ensure events run as smoothly as possible

Editorial Intern at Obsessee, under Clique Brands | June 2017 — August 2017
  • Assist in researching for, pitching, and writing original fashion, art, activism, and/or creative stories in their NYC office for the social media-only brand
  • Complete social media tasks, like plan and schedule posts for Twitter, Pinterest, and Facebook

Independent Fashion and Culture Blogger at Fractured Aesthetic | November 2014—present
  • Write personal blog posts about fashion, culture, and beauty 
  • Promote my brand through social media, with a focus on Instagram
  • Produce collaborative content for my blog and/or for my Instagram with other brands

Brand Representative at Glossier | October 2017 — present
  • Produce original social media content to promote the Glossier brand

Sales Associate at Madewell | January 2017 — present
  • Have excellent communication and customer service skills, in styling, assisting, and checking out customers in stores and over the phone
  • Strive to help store complete daily sales goals
  • Help with visual merchandising during NSO preparation and roll-out


EDUCATION

The George Washington University, class of 2020
  • Bachelor of the Arts in Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies with minors in English and Communication

DIS: Study Abroad in Scandinavia — Stockholm, fall semester of 2018


SKILLS

  • Editorial skills, including the art of the pitch, copywriting, editing, research, editorial management, and SEO, and familiarity in CMS
  • Social media copywriting, scheduling, and managing
  • Email advocacy, with knowledge in EveryAction
  • Event planning 
  • Advanced knowledge in Adobe software, including Photoshop and Lightroom
  • Retail skills, including customer service and visual merchandising

NATALIE GEISEL 
writer and editor