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Karla Robinson

Writer, Communications Consultant

Current Location: TRUCKEE, CA

Instagram: @pathunwritten

Twitter: @Karla_Robinson

PROFILE

I am an enterprising writer, with an educational background in journalism and professional experience as a business consultant. Recently, I took a year off to indulge my interest in traveling, photography and the great outdoors. I’m seeking to transition to a career in my true passion, environmental journalism.


EXPERIENCE

Seasonal Work: Truckee, CA | 2019—present

  • Spa Coordinator: manage therapists’ schedules and appointments; oversee spa operations, multitasking effectively to address needs.

  • Ski Instructor: translated ski jargon to comprehensible lessons for all ages; developed a personal style and curriculum, tailored to different audiences; managed safety protocols.

Travel Blogger: International | 2018—2019

  • Documented travel experience and guidance.

  • Created content for social media and the web.

Consultant, Deloitte: Denver, CO | 2014—2018

  • Developed and implemented change management strategies and communication plans.

  • Designed, wrote, and distributed community email newsletters.

  • Conducted leadership alignment interviews and organizational visioning workshops for large-scale transformations.

  • Created processes, templates and toolkits for client use.

  • Collected and analyzed user data to build the case for change and develop measurable, targeted outcomes.


EDUCATION

B.A. Print & Digital Journalism, 2014 — University of Southern California, Summa Cum Laude


SKILLS AND INTERESTS

  • Data analytics and visualization

  • Tableau

  • Adobe Creative Suite

  • Social media marketing

  • Photography and design

  • Audiovisual recording and editing

  • Copywriting and editing

  • Fact-checking

  • Basic HTML

  • Music and songwriting

  • Yoga, climbing and red wine