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  Lynn Brown
 
Professional/Personal Overview
  Freelance writer and communications specialist, with a particularly strong background in social media and nonprofit communications.

I have published works in a variety of magazines, newspapers and new media platforms. In addition, because I my work with nonprofits I also have extensive event planning experience, ranging from media events to fundraisers.

Strong knowledge of politics, culture and social justice issues. Particularly with regards to urban and indigenous communities in the US.
Work Info
 
Expertise
Social Media 4 Years
Promotions 8 Years
Writer 10 Years
Specialty
Books & Literature 2 Years
Philanthropy 10 Years
Arts & Humanities 5 Years
Total Media Industry Experience
10 Years
Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
Atlanta Black Star (6-10), Sacred Land Film Project (3-5)
Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)
The Asian Art Museum (3-5), UC Berkeley (3-5), San Francisco State University (1-2)
Other Work History
Associate Agent at Larsen Pomada Literary Agents, Freelance fiction editor.
Computer Skills
MS Word, Excel, Raisers Edge, Photoshop, Outlook, Explorer, Access, Publisher, Act!, FileMaker, Twitter, YouTube, Facebook, crowd funding platforms and Wordpress.
References
Toby McLeod, Sacred Land Film Project
Suzanne Benally, Cultural Survival
Neha Mehajan, Naropa University
Associations
PRSA, BPF.
Other
I possess extensive cultural and social justice knowledge, both from my professional work with nonprofits as well as my Interdisciplinary degree in Writing, Peace and Cultural Studies. Also minored in Environmental Justice.
Freelancer Availability
I occasionally freelance. I live near San Francisco, CA. I am willing to travel anywhere. I have a driver's license. I have access to a car.
Work Samples
 
A portfolio of my online work, hosted by Contently.