Amy K. (“Kitty”) Williams
Salve Regina University, Newport, RI, Bachelor of Arts May 2018
English Communications, minor in film studies, Pell Honors Program
- Completed courses include: Feature Writing, Multimedia Storytelling, Social Media Strategies, Editing & Publishing, Film Production, and Film Theory.
- Senior Thesis: “British Heritage Drama in the Age of Netflix: How The Crown Stretches the Boundaries of the Genre, Medium, and the World”
The Refined Woman, Podcast + Social Media Manager May 2017-Present
Online magazine that aims to empower women through storytelling.
- Write weekly podcast summaries to be published with the podcast episodes.
- Occasionally edit original audio files together to create podcast episodes.
- Grew podcast Instagram account from 200 to 2,000 followers in 7 months.
- Researched and interviewed notable NYC women to write profiles on them.
- Created copy for Instagram posts as needed, posted on a regular schedule, engaged with followers, and used linked stories to drive traffic to the website.
Marquis Who’s Who, Copywriter July 2018- June 2019
- Write press releases for publication, make revisions as necessary.
- Proofread content for online and print publication.
newportFILM, Intern Jan-April 2018
Non-profit organization that hosts documentary screenings all year round in Newport.
- Researched films to be shown, found reviews and hashtags for social media.
- Put up flyers in local businesses and acquired raffle donations for a fundraiser.
- Assisted in setting up for, running, and breaking down events.
Mosaic Student Newspaper, Co-Editor-In-Chief Sept 2017- May 2018
Salve Regina University, Staff Writer (2015-2016), Associate Editor (2016-2017)
- Wrote and edited articles for bi-weekly online campus newspaper.
- Published to and maintained WordPress-based content management system.
- Worked with an agency to plan speaker event featuring Marvel comic writer Gabby Rivera.
Lou Reda Productions, Production Assistant June 30- July 2, 2016
Production Company filming documentary We Have Met the Enemy Newport, RI
Computer: Adobe InDesign and Lightroom, Canva, Planoly, Social Media
Twitter and Instagram: @amykathwills