Rachel Robillard

The University of Texas at Austin

 

rachelrobillard@utexas.edu  

(972) 821-6162

Bachelor of Journalism, Broadcast

Business Foundations Certificate

Expected Graduation: May 2015

Download Rachel Robillard's Resume

Work Experience

ESPN/ Longhorn Network

Production Intern
Austin, Texas Area

•Assist with Longhorn Network studio and event productions by cutting highlights, logging tapes and operating the teleprompter

•Serve as a stage manager and runner during events

Texas Student Television (TSTV)

Producer and Reporter
Austin, Texas Area

•Film, edit, write, monitor sound, produce and host for KVR News and Good Morning Texas

•Communicate with staff members to ensure the quality and precision of every story during pitch meetings

Austin City Realty

Social Media Marketing Intern
Austin, Texas Area

•Maintain and promote Austin City Realty on social media through Hootsuite: Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram and YouTube

•Actively engaged with Austin community using the @ACRealty handle

 

The University of Texas Student Government

Communication Representative

 

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Austin, Texas

•Ran and won a political campaign for Communication Representative
•Elected by the UT Communication Students 
•Voice of the College of Communication during UTSG Meetings

 

Zeta Tau Alpha Sorority

Historian

 

Austin, Texas

•Selected by the Zeta Slate Committee to oversee and promote Zeta social media: Website, Blog, Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram
•Create a bridge from the past to the future by maintaining the chapter’s historical record, including the scrapbook and composites

*Created NEW ZTA Website: http://www.texaszetataualpha.com/
Blogger: http://texaszeta.blogspot.com/
Twitter: @TexasZTA
Instagram: @TexasZTA

 

Clear Channel Radio

Promotions Department Staff Member

Dallas, Texas

•Promoted Kiss FM, NOW, The Edge, The Eagle, and Lone Star Radio all over the Dallas metropolis
•Ventured to concerts, restaurants, shops, and special events to expand the station’s publicity

 

Wellington Sharks Swim Team

Assistant Swim Coach

Flower Mound, Texas

•Responsible for teaching younger swimmers how to swim properly and breathe effectively in the water
•Accountable for swimmers’ improved strokes and competitive swimming results

 

 

Skills and Expertise

•Producing

Writing

Editing

Social Media

Public Speaking

Radio

•AP Style

Project and Event Planning

Public Relations

•Strategic Communications

Community Outreach

Sports

Foreign Languages

Press Releases

Travel

Scuba Diving

 

Languages

•English

•Conversational Spanish 

Honors and Awards

•Dean's Honor List (Fall 2011- Present)

Moody College of Communication Honors Program: Senior Fellows

•Best New Reporter of TSTV's Good Morning Texas

•Press Club of Dallas Scholarship

R. Steven Hicks Endowed Scholarship for Radio Students

•Dr.May Agnes Hopkins Endowed

 Zeta Tau Alpha Scholarship 

•Distinguish Gateway Scholar Award 
•Best New Member of Zeta Tau Alpha 
•Kristen Jackson Memorial Scholarship 
•Women of Flower Mound Scholarship 
•Girl Scout Gold Award (2010)
•Girl Scout Silver Award (2008) 
•Girl Scout Bronze Award (2006)