My Resume

Elizabeth Finto


University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

Bachelor Degree in Communications and Digital Studies, GPA: 3.49

Expected Graduation Date: May 2019

Related Experience

The Blue and Gray Press, Fredericksburg, VA – Staff Writer, August 2018 – December 2018

  • Wrote stories for the newspaper sections such as News, Life, Viewpoints, and Sports
  • Interviewed people for resources for the stories
  • Worked well together with section editors pertaining to deadlines and other guidelines

Macy’s, Richmond, VA – Sales Associate, May 2018 – August 2018

  • Maintained a friendly and positive attitude with customers
  • Handled transactions such as purchases and returns
  • Assisted customers with questions or concerns
  • Kept a clean, organized environment in the store
  • Fulfilled online customer orders

Connexions Loyalty, Richmond, VA – Intern, Brand Communications, June 2017 – Aug. 2017

  • Created a file management and archival system
  • Organized thousands of images, presentations, and other files
  • Researched and wrote blog posts about increasing credit card spend and customer loyalty
  • Checked gift card codes and balances for fraudulent activity
  • Explored resources on competitors’ websites
  • Searched for images related to Application Programming Interface (API)
  • Examined and reported on major companies’ internal core values
  • Brainstormed names for internal “90 day sprints”
  • Coordinated internal webinar viewing parties
  • Collaborated with numerous people in a fast-paced environment
  • Reorganized the marketing storage room
  • Learned video production steps and aided in media creation

Tropical Smoothie Café, Richmond, VA – Cashier, June 2016 – Aug. 2016

  • Maintained friendly, positive attitude while handling customer orders, and resolved all customer problems
  • Made smoothies while following directions from each individual recipe

Volunteer Experience

Hazelwild Farm, Fredericksburg, VA – Therapeutic Horseback Riding Volunteer, Sept. 2016 – Present

Ensure that disabled children enjoy comfortable, fun and safe horseback riding therapy sessions. Primary responsibilities are escorting the children during their rides and caring for the horses afterwards.


  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, SharePoint and ClearSlide
  • Exceptional customer service, interpersonal, organizational, and leadership skills
  • Focused and detail-oriented, even in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment
  • Excellent English and grammar skills


  • Lambda Pi Eta, Fredericksburg, VA – Treasurer – Fall 2018 – Present


  • Dean’s List – Fall 2015, Spring 2017, Fall 2017, Spring 2018
  • President’s List – Fall 2018