Autumn Osia’s Resume

StoryTeller. Content Creator. Leader.

Storytelling is a defining skill throughout my life. I’ve told stories through copy, photography, video, podcasting, motion graphics, and more. As a recent grad from Drake University, passion, care, and continuous growth are a constant for me and are evident in my work. Take a chance on me today and see how storytelling can be a game-changer for you.

View a pdf version of my resume here

Education

Drake University- 2018-2022

  • BA in Mass Communication: Digital Media Production
  • BA in Rhetoric, Media, & Social Change
    • Minor in Sociology

Experience

  • Video Marketing Intern at Baker Group05/2022-Current
    • Elevating Baker Group’s social media presence, gathering materials for RFPs, partnering with Studio Iowa on video projects, and spotlighting employees.
  • Social Media Genius at Canine Country Club04/2022-Current
    • Creating a plethora of motion graphics, photos, ads, videos, flyers, and more for CCC across multiple social media platforms.
  • Communications Intern at Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation01/2022-05/2022
    • Developed my skills in magazine writing, social media, video, photography, editing, event planning, web design, volunteer coordinating, community outreach, and lobbying for environmental conservation for a non-profit.
  • Marketing and Digital Media Internship at Svens Skincare01/2022-04/2022
    • Monetized my graphic design, photography, social media, marketing, and motion graphics.
  • Content Creator at Urban Plains01/2022-05/2022
    • Produced a video series highlighting women titled “Midwest Women in Music”
  • Photo Editor at the Times-Delphic05/2019-05/2022
    • Converted photos for digital and print for weekly production. I managed a team of 4 photographers and 2 graphic designers.
  • Social Media Manager at the Times-Delphic– 12/2019- 05/2020
    • Redesigned the social media for a weekly publishing newspaper.
      • Twitter
      • Facebook
      • Instagram
  • Board of Student Communications Editors’ Representative08/2021-05/2022
    • A voting member on Drake University’s BSC
  • Conference Marketing Assistant for Mapping to Magazine 708/2021-05/2022
    • Designed website and posted to social media for an international event.
  • Production Intern at Iowa PBS08/2019 – 12/2019
  • Research Assistant at Drake’s School of Journalism and Mass Communication09/2018-05/2022
    • Marketing research, creating promotional content, developing projects for the SJMC
  • Owner of Osia Photography 11/2018 – Current
    • began personal photography/videography business
  • Drake Production Team08/2019-12/2019
  • Assistant Resident Hall Coordinator01/2021-05/2022
    • Oversees Resident Assistants
    • Oversees Goodwin-Kirk Front Desk Workers
    • Assists Hall Coordinator
  • Resident Assistant12/2019-05/2021
    • Enforce building policies
    • Creates floor community
  • Floor Representative for Stalnaker’s Executive Council 09/2018 -05/2019
    • Creates floor community
  • Four Rivers Career Center Teaching Cadet08/2017 -05/2018
    • Worked in
      • Early Learning Center’s Special Education classroom
      • South Point Elementary’s 6th-grade classroom 
  • Four Rivers Career Center Student Ambassador09/2017-05/2018
  • Blue Jay Journal TV Member08/2016 -05/2018
  • Volunteered for the Cory Booker Campaign08/2019 – 02/2020

Awards, Certifications, Volunteer

  • 2022 Upper Midwest Emmy Nominee
    • Arts/Entertainment
  • NSPA Broadcast News Story of the Year
    • National Recognition
  • NSPA Best of Show
    • National Recognition
  • JEA National Story of the Year
    • National Recognition
  • MSHSAA Official Reporter for State Soccer
  • Light, Camera, Save PSA
    • First Place
  • SchoolJournalism.org 1st Amendment PSA Winner
  • MIPA Broadcast Feature Story of the Year
  • Buddies not Bullies PSA Contest Winner
  • MIPA PSA Challenge Winner
  • ACP/CMA National Conference Participant
  • FIRE Regional Conference Participant
  • BJJTV Staff Award
    • Student of the Year
    • Most Improved
  • Mental Health First Aid Certification
  • Human Subject Research Certification
  • Volunteered with Habitat for Humanity