Sloan Patton's skills and experience...


SKILLS

  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Knowledge of Sound Marketing Principles and Media Placement
  • Proficient using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Maintaining Accurate Records
  • Superior Presentation Skills and Coaching Others on Presentations
  • Outstanding Customer Service Skills
  • Relevant Social Media Knowledge


EMPLOYMENT AND EXPERIENCE

KRWG-TV/FM – Las Cruces, NM
Assistant News Director
Aug. 2012 – May 2014

  • Filmed and edited compelling and educational stories for television, radio and online
  • Solicited interviews with state and U.S. senators, university officials and the governor
  • Hosted political talk show during legislative session, breaking news about state senators
  • Organized and maintained accurate transcripts and video records
  • Created graphics for news stories every week 

WKRN-TV – Nashville, TN
Associate Producer
Aug. 2011 - June 2012

  • Managed text, video and pictures for website during weekend morning show
  • Generated six daily stories, adhering to strict broadcast standards
  • Designed maps with clear layouts for television broadcast
  • Proofread graphics within a news show

UNIVERSITY OF TENNESSEE - Chattanooga, TN
Resident Assistant
Aug. 2008 - May 2009

  • Served as friendly liaison between students and university faculty/staff
  • Implemented original and educational programs for students on time and under budget
  • Expedited check-in process for incoming freshmen

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science in Political Science with a Minor in Communications: 2011
University of Tennessee – Chattanooga, TN
National Exchange Program: Aug. 2009 – May 2010 New College of Florida – Sarasota, FL