Jorge Suarez

2614 W Tennessee St.
Tallahassee, Florida, 32304
3058036336
jls15g@my.fsu.edu

WORK EXPERIENCE
CCNN, Miami, FL
Reporter, Aug 2013 – May 2015
 Developed the Twitter and Facebook pages for the newscast.
 Created a social media strategy for CCNN reporters and editors.
 Arranged and edited interview footage for broadcast using Adobe Premiere Pro.
 Served as a spokesperson and representative for the station at station events
 Both organized and conducted interviews with individuals knowledgeable about each story’s subject
matter.
 Organized material, determined area of emphasis, and wrote stories according to editorial style and
format standards.
 Edited footage to create videos for multiple multimedia platforms.
ULOOP, Tallahassee, FL
Featured Columnist, Aug 2015 – Jul 2016
Reported news stories for publication, describing the background and details of events.
Arranged interviews with people who can provide information about a story.
Reviewed and evaluated notes taken about events in order to isolate important facts and details.
Gathered information about events through research, interviews, experience, or attendance at
political, news, sports, artistic, social, or other functions.
Researched and reported on specialized fields such as medicine, science and technology, politics,
foreign affairs, arts, business, religion, and education.
Received assignments and evaluated leads or tips to develop story ideas.
Wrote columns, editorials, commentaries, or reviews that interpret events or offer opinions.
Wrote reviews of literary, musical, or other artworks, based on knowledge, judgment, and
experience.
Created articles and profiles of fellow students and campus organizations in order to promote
events.
MIAMI LAKES YOUTH ACTIVITIES TASK FORCE, Miami Lakes, FL
Volunteer, Sep 2012 – Jun 2015
Lead the organization of many music festivals, holiday events, and other community gatherings.
Worked with a group of peers to organize and run community events.
Maintained supply inventories, and delivered, stocked, labeled, and stored supplies throughout
assigned unit.
Prioritized the use of resources and kept production on schedule.

ADDITIONAL SKILLS
Great knowledge and experience in computer programs such as Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, and Excel
Experienced in both Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere
Resourceful team player who excels at building trusting relationships with customers and
colleagues.
Can easily build relationships with fellow workers.
Can effectively convey information verbally and in writing.
Enjoys hard-working environments and challenges.
Ability to prioritize and organize multiple concurrent projects.
Innovative problem-solver who can generate workable solutions and resolve complaints.
2614 W Tennessee St. Tallahassee, Florida, 32304 3058036336 jls15g@my.fsu.edu
EDUCATION
Christopher Columbus High School, Miami, FL
High School Diploma, May 2015

Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL
 B.A. in English Candidate
 Additional Major in Media/Communications Studies
 Expected graduation, May 2019
o Cummulative GPA: 3.441

2614 W Tennessee St. Tallahassee, Florida, 32304 3058036336 jls15g@my.fsu.edu