Elizabeth Trovall

Bellavista 224 / Santiago, Chile / +56 9 65608853 elizabeth.trovall@gmail.com / @elizTrovall / elizabethtrovall.weebly.com

EXPERIENCE
The Santiago Times: Reporter; Santiago, Chile January 2013 – present • Covered breaking news stories for Santiago, Chile’s Metropolitan Region. • Wrote in-depth feature articles about human rights issues, art, culture and energy in Chile. The Daily Meal: City Travel Editor; Austin, TX October 2012 – January 2013 • Wrote Austin-area food articles and assisted in launching The Daily Meal’s Austin Travel page. StateImpact TX (KUT): Intern; Austin, TX August 2012 – present • Reported on energy, environment and innovation issues in Central Texas. • Produced radio stories to accompany Austin-area StateImpact articles for the KUT radio newscast. Culturemap Austin: Contributor; Austin, TX August 2012 – present • Wrote stories about the film, theatre and performing arts scene in Central Texas for the CultureMap Austin. • Posted Austin performance and event listings, updating CultureMap Austin’s events calendar. Global Parish Project: Storytelling Intern; Belize City, Belize June 2012 – August 2012 • Shot and edited short documentaries on Belizean poets for the Global Parish Project. • Redesigned organization Wordpress and Facebook sites and added site content. KBIA-FM: Reporter; Columbia, Missouri August 2010 – May 2012 • Reported, pitched, and produced radio news wraps and day-turn pieces covering the mid-Missouri market. • Produced features and two-ways for Off the Clock, Exam, Talking Politics and Under the Microscope KBIA programming. • Produced live broadcasts and public forum for the KBIA program Intersection. • Reported and produced My Life, My Town KBIA multimedia documentary and coordinated content with assigned photographer. Independent Actors Theatre: Social Media Intern; Columbia, MO February 2012 - May 2012 • Managed social media for the Independent Actors Theatre including Facebook, Twitter, and Tumblr accounts. • Covered IAT events and rehearsals, streaming live updates about IAT onto social media platforms. • Wrote, edited, and gathered multimedia content for IAT social media websites and repackaged it for various platforms.

ACTIVITIES & SERVICE
MU’s Relay for Life: Entertainment Committee Chair; University of Missouri, Columbia, MO August 2009 – May 2012 • Scheduled and coordinated logistics for 12 hours of entertainment programming for MU’s fundraiser, Relay for Life. Alpha Psi Omega Honors Theatre Fraternity: President; University of Missouri, Columbia, MO January 2010 – May 2011 • Coordinated cast meetings, initiation ceremonies, the annual spring gala, winter cabaret, fundraisers and receptions.

HONORS
First place for Radio News Reporting in Region 7 SPJ, National Critic’s Institute Region 5 Finalist, Dean’s List 8 out of 8 semesters, Luverne Walton Gender Studies Scholarship, Tom Berenger Acting Scholarship, Mark Twain Nonresident Scholarship

SKILLS EDUCATION
Computer: Adobe Audition, Avid, MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Wordpress, Google+, Facebook, Twitter, HTML Languages: Native English, fluent Spanish GPA 3.5/4.0

Bachelor of Journalism Emphasis in Radio Broadcast Reynolds Institute of Journalism Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Emphasis in Performance Minor in Spanish Minor in Multicultural Studies University of Missouri Summer Semester Abroad Universidad Austral (Buenos Aires, Argentina)

Graduation Date: May 2012 Columbia, Missouri
May 2011 – July 2011

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