Alexa L. Koch

Quincy, MA                     

LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexa-koch/                       Portfolio: http://www.alexakoch.com

Education:

University of Massachusetts Boston                                                                                        Boston, MA             

Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing: Fiction                                                                Expected graduation: May 2022

University of Miami                                                                                                        Coral Gables, FL

Bachelor of Science in Communication: Media Management                                                       December 2017 (Early graduate)

Minor in Music Business & Entertainment Industries

Skills: 

Adobe InDesign (basic). Google Suite. Microsoft Office. Social media. Wordpress (basic). Zoom.

Experience:

TEACHING ASSISTANT I, UMB College of Liberal Arts— Boston, MA                                         September 2020-Present

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF, The Watermark Journal— Boston, MA                                                       January 2020-Present

TEACHER, Sylvan Learning Center— Weymouth, MA                                                                 September 2019-Present

AUTHOR AND FREELANCE WRITER                                                                                February 2018-Present

ACADEMIC TUTOR, America Reads/Counts— Miami, FL                                                         February 2016-December 2017

Other experience:                        

Course facilitator, Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, fall 2020

Contributing writer, The Miami Hurricane, 2015-2017

Awards and honors:

Graduate Teaching Program, UMB, pending

Third Place for Outstanding Undergraduate Work in Media Management, UMiami, 68th Annual Student Media Awards, May 2017