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Work Experience

St. Cloud State University Athletics Department – Sports photographer [2014-present]

Photograph St. Cloud State men’s and women’s hockey, football, and other various collegiate sports, posting photos to various social media sites, editing and categorizing high resolution images.

KVSC 88.1 FM Radio Station – Director of Social Media, Design, and Public Relations (Graduate Assistant) [2017-present]

Responsible for maintaining the web, social media (Facebook, Twitter, YouTube channel, Instagram, Snapchat, newsletters, etc.) and advertising/marketing presence of the radio station. This includes updating written content, design content and audio and video podcast/broadcasts. Research on media buying and advertisement placement, online design and traditional print design (brochures, media releases, posters, flyers, advertisements in traditional and digital media such as billboard, designing station logo/apparel items, etc.).

Maddie MacFarlane Photography – Owner [2014-present]

St. Cloud State University athletics photographer. Specialize in hockey photography. NCAA and USHL.

St. Cloud State University – Creative Services Intern [2016-2017]

Senior intern at the Herb Brooks National Hockey Center for the SCSU Athletics Department. Worked with the advertising and marketing directors, creating advertisements for game programs, web graphics, billboards, and other various sports ads. Worked daily with the Adobe programs, mainly InDesign and Photoshop. Collaborated with a local print shop to create team posters, schedules, and game day programs.

SCSU University Chronicle – Photographer and Sports Writer [2014-2017]

Sports writer for the on-campus University newspaper, covering SCSU men’s and women’s division 1 hockey, photographer contributing to men’s hockey, women’s hockey, football, and news stories, in print and online. Became the Chronicle’s Photo Editor in Fall 2016.

That’s My Dog! – Dog training assistant, daycare and boarding [2009-2015]

Dog training assistant, doggie daycare and boarding kennel employee, supervising and caring for numerous dogs at most times, customer service, sales, cleaning kennels and training areas, walking and grooming dogs. Have returned to work here every summer of 2015-2017.

Dubuque Fighting Saints (USHL) – Team photographer [2011-2013]

Photographing regular season games, as well as pre-season, playoffs, and tryout camps, posting photos to various social media sites, customer service, Photoshop and Adobe Lightroom advertising projects, categorizing high-resolution photos.


Volunteer Work Experience

NCHC Frozen Faceoff – Photographer and Media Room Assistant [March 2017]

Denver University Men’s Hockey – Photographer and Media Assistant [April 2017]

For the 2017 NCAA D1 Men’s Ice Hockey Frozen Four, I got the wonderful experience to volunteer for Denver’s hockey team. I worked as a photographer shooting media day, practices, and game photos, and helped update DU’s social media accounts throughout the tournament, running the Snapchat and Instagram.



St. Cloud State University

Bachelor’s of Science in Mass Communications-Photojournalism, Graphic Design Minor

[May 2017 graduate]

St. Cloud State University

Master’s of Science in Sports Management

[May 2019 expected graduation]