Elizabeth Pandolfi

Greenville, SC USA

Professional Experience

I am a meticulous, creative, and versatile writer and communications professional whose specialties include travel writing, arts reporting, web content, and social media management. I've done everything from blogging about sustainable living, to editing newsletters for one of the US's premier venture philanthropy organizations.


Content Editor (online)
3 Years
3 Years
4 Years


Arts & Humanities
3 Years
Environment & Nature
2 Years
Home & Garden
2 Years


Newspaper - Local/Regional
3 Years
Marketing (in-house) - Small to mid-sized corp. cl
2 Years
1 Year

Total Media Industry Experience

4 Years

Media Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

Charleston City Paper (10+)

Corporate Client List (# assignments last 2 yrs)

engage strategies (3-5), The Somaly Mam Foundation (3-5)

Other Work History

Venture Philanthropy Partners, Washington, DC - Communications Associate I'On Group, Charleston, SC - Marketing and PR Coordinator

Technical Skills

Content management; Adobe; ready and willing to learn any other skills required

Foreign Language Skills

Some French



Computer Skills

All Microsoft Office; Mac/Windows; some HTML; Drupal


Laptop; digital camera (Casio Exilim)

Work Permits & Visas



Alys Campaigne, engage strategies Victoria Vrana, Venture Philanthropy Partners Chris Wright, Liberated Studios


Charles E. Lloyd Award for Excellence in Nonfiction Prose, Davidson College - 2005





An arts feature on sea turtle conservation as related in Mary Alice Monroe's book "Swimming Lessons."
A theater review of the one-woman show "Moments of Joy," which was part of Charleston's 2009 Piccolo Spoleto festival.

Communications/Marketing Work

Acted as online content manager for this anti-human trafficking organization's website during a CMS switch to Drupal; created new copy for section "Slavery Exists" and edited all other copy.
Sample of a monthly newsletter for a venture philanthropy nonprofit which I edited from 12/2009 through 07/2010. I also contributed at least one article per month. The intended audience was potential and current donors, other nonprofit professionals, and grantees.
The blog of the I'On Group, a new urban development company in Mt. Pleasant, SC. I wrote and maintained all posts, which cover topics from urban sustainability and eco-friendly furniture to local real estate.
Commercial copy for the retail arm of The Somaly Mam Foundation; homepage content only.

Creative Work

A creative nonfiction travel essay about Munnar, India, published in the online literary journal anderbo.