Dec. 21, 2014
PUBLIC RELATIONS TECHNICIAN
What years did you attend City College as a student, and how long have you worked for City College? What other, if any, positions have you held at SCC?
“I was a student in 2000-2002. I was hired at SCC in June 2012.”
Describe the path you took from City College student to City College employee.
“As a student at Sac City, I was very involved in the Express newspaper production class. I was a staff writer one semester and then the news editor and online editor the following semester. I considered it a job and loved every late night working to meet deadlines. In 2002, I transferred to UC Davis and graduated in 2004 with a degree in International Relations. After I graduated, I did a brief stint as a coffee barista, then a receptionist for a general contractor for construction projects. I got promoted to project coordinator, then accepted a better paying position at another contracting company. Then, I got laid off. In my state of unemployment, I decided to take a chance and see if I could make a living as a journalist. I switched gears and accepted a position as the Publicity and Development Manager at the Davis Art Center. Then, I was excited to hear about an opening at Sac City in…» Read More