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Hope O'Brien

(480) 822 0147


To bring stories from hardships to triumph from one side of the globe to another.


Bachelor of Arts| Journalism and Mass Communication

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

2018 - 2021

Master of Mass Communication


Intern - Destination I Do

01/2021- 07/2021

  • Researching and innovating ways to increase readership

    through social platforms.

  • Writing content for the websites blog and creating social

    stories and posts to promote the content.

  • Pitching and writing content to increase SEO and traffic to the website.

Visual Reporter - Cronkite News

08/2020 - 12/2020

12/2021 - 04/2022

  • Pitching and completing story ideas with strong visual


  • Working with fellow reporters to enhance visuals on digital

    and broadcast pieces.

  • Photo editing and captioning for digital stories.

  • Field reporting as a photographer and reporter.

Social Media Manager - Jeniffer Adams Home

12/2021 - Present

  • Independently created content for multiple social platforms.

  • Created and ran digital sweepstakes and audience engagement strategies.

  • Produced monthly analytics reports and designed ad .

Staff Reporter - Downtown Devil

02/2020 - 04/2022

  • Independently pursued and developed stories on topics

    within my beat.

  • Wrote news stories for digital publication.

  • Created content to increase the use of visuals in storytelling

    in digital pieces.



Time Management




After Effects

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication

2021 - 2022

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