Breanne Donnelly

Breanne Donnelly

New York, NY, US



A recent college graduate with a BFA in Design and a minor in Marketing Management. I am a motivated and organized individual driven by new challenges. I have an interest in the wide spectrum of design and lifestyle and I am seeking a job in social media communications for a brand or agency.


Syracuse University Alumni Club / Central New Jersey, Communications Manager

- Manage social media initiatives and maintain active online presence
- Post content & facilitate dialogue across Facebook, Twitter, & LinkedIn
- Promote club and boost membership through online engagement
- Develop and execute communication and public relations initiatives
- Design email newsletters sent out to Club Members using
- Maintain existing Alumni Club website by updating links and event postings
- Document meeting minutes at Board meetings of 12 Members
- Collaborate with Board Members in planning of 2013-2014 events

May 2013 - current

Porter Design Company, Fair Haven, NJ, US, Junior Designer

- College intern promoted to full time position
- Work alongside principal designer/owner of Porter Design
- Implemented and expanded company’s Facebook and Twitter pages
- Create engaging design & lifestyle content for the company blog
- Design monthly newsletters & advertisements in InDesign to showcase firm
- Participated in design & staging of show house bedroom project
- Manage client projects from design proposal through to installation
- Draft construction documents, specifications, & detail drawings
- Illustrate presentation renderings both hand-drawn & computer-aided
- Communicate with 30+ vendors to obtain pricing & place orders
- Source and specify furniture, fixtures, & equipment
- Perform administrative tasks within office & retail showroom

Jun 2011 - Jul 2013

Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, Office Assistant

- Compose weekly blog posts regarding personal college experiences
- Represent VPA department at biannual recruitment & admissions events
- Spoke to student & parent groups at 5 campus reception days
- Conducted group tours for 8 campus reception days
- Served on student panel for 4 campus reception days
- Guide weekly private tours for prospective students visiting campus
- Complete administrative work including organizing student portfolios, assembling
packets for campus events, and answering phones

Jan 2010 - May 2012


Syracuse University, Syracuse, NY, US, Bachelors, Interior Design

Aug 2008 - May 2012


Cum Laude, Other

Graduated Cum Laude from Syracuse University in 2012


Areas of Specialization