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					                                 AMY PARRENT
                         248.224.3493 amyp3@yahoo.com
                       PO Box 414 Bloomfield Hills, MI 48303

CURRENT PROJECTS
Public Relations/ Editorial Consultant/ Scriptwriting
APPARENT COMMUNICATIONS (ongoing)
Managed projects for Detroit International Marathon, arts ensembles, Wayne State &
Oakland Universities. Freelance writer for area cable TV, Detroit Free Press, Detroit
News, Washington Post, Oakland Press and national cultural magazines. Scriptwriter
features and television.

Marketing Communications
HENRY FORD COMMUNITY COLLEGE (2007-present)
Develop content for and design marketing communications. Create and update web
pages; research, write and manage direct marketing pieces, print and radio advertising.
Respond to student queries in person and via phone contact.
Assist with coordination of special events to market the college.

PREVIOUS PROJECTS & ACTIVITIES

Public Relations Manager; Editor/ CEO Speechwriter
THE DETROIT INSTITUTE OF ARTS
Created marketing plans for major exhibitions.
Acted as museum spokesperson. Supervised media previews/ shoots.
Crafted presentations for the executive directors.
Planned/ created new monthly DIA Magazine; wrote/ edited, supervised design.
Coordinated brochures and donor materials.

Communications Manager
THE DETROIT ZOOLOGICAL SOCIETY
Wrote, edited, coordinated production of communications pieces.
Contracted/ supervised vendors. Updated photo library.
Publications: Detroit Zoo Guidebook; Habitat monthly newsletter; annual reports;
   promotional pieces.


Public Communications Associate
OAKLAND COUNTY PARKS AND RECREATION
Wrote news releases, PSAs; handled media contacts. Managed traveling exhibits.
Wrote newsletters, brochures, conducted photo shoots.
Managing Editor
HOMETOWN COMMUNICATIONS NETWORK
Wrote and edited monthly magazines, annual city guides. Contracted writers.
  Publications included Women’s Health Style & Home Spotlight magazines.

Production Assistant
COMMUNITY MEDIA NETWORK
Handled promotion and acted as production liaison for Oakland County public access
TV.

Public Information Officer
STATE OF MICHIGAN
Promoted, marketed and produced statewide TV programming.

TECHNOLOGY
Experienced on Windows and Mac platforms. Software programs: Word, InDesign,
Publisher, Photoshop, Contribute, PowerPoint, Excel.
Experienced photographer. Videography experience.

VOLUNTEERING
Contributor/ member, conservation organizations, 1990s-2000s.
Member, Board of Directors of the Detroit Oratorio Society, late 1990s - early 2000s.
Program/ seminar committees member, the Detroit Producers Association, 1990s.
Volunteer - Detroit Symphony, Michigan Opera Theatre, Attic and Fox Theatres, 1990s.

TEACHING
Experience as a music tutor and teacher in public schools and community education.

PERFORMING ARTS
Experience as a professional musician - Michigan Operate Theatre, metropolitan
symphonies.
Scriptwriting for TV, theatre and film.

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science, Oakland University.
K-12 Teaching Certification, English and Music, Saginaw Valley State University.
Master’s coursework, University of Michigan and Michigan State University.

				
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