Hannah S. Kiddoo

Writer, editor, lifelong learner.


Media Writer for The Missouri Bar

• Create and update website content, including weekly blog posts and event pages
• Work with bar departments to identify shareable material and deliver it to nearly 30,000 members
• Write and post social media content, including on recently launched Snapchat and Instagram accounts
• Draft and review speeches and written responses for bar leadership
• Recruit lawyers for guest blog posts and manage content calendar
• Take photos, record video, and represent the bar during special events

Assistant Editor of the Texas Bar Journal

• Researched, wrote, and edited law-related articles for this membership publication with 102,000 readers
• Responded to pitches and queries, corresponded with freelancers, and collaborated with board of editors
• Worked with in-house designer and outside freelancers to develop spreads and images
• Wrote and updated social media posts, blog content, and online exclusives; took photos and video as needed

Habitat Writer/Special Projects Editor for Madison Magazine

• Wrote print articles, blog posts, and social media content concerning area homes and design trends
• Coordinated and wrote various features, including 2012 Top Doctors package
• Proofed copy and developed shot lists following site visits

Outreach Assistant for University of Wisconsin Department of OBGYN

• Created written materials, such as letters, brochures, social media posts, and an annual report, to support department goals

Writer/Social Media Assistant with Memphis Democrat

• Wrote, edited, and fact-checked stories; took photos as assigned; created and maintained social media accounts

Media/Legislative Affairs Intern for Missouri State Auditor

• Wrote and distributed press releases; helped the auditor prepare for speeches and press conferences
• Assisted in updating website content and contributed to an innovative Twitter campaign

Editorial Assistant at Missouri Life

• Wrote and edited content, including artist and product spotlights; contributed story and design ideas

Public Outreach Intern for Missouri Department of Natural Resources

• Traveled the state to document post-treatment results
• Developed a report to demonstrate the statistics of a state environmental project

AP and Chicago styles, Microsoft Office Suite, Adobe Creative Suite, QuarkXPress, HTML, Canon and Nikon cameras, iMovie, FinalCut Pro, Audacity, WordPress, Rivista, Google Analytics, Constant Contact, Sprout Social, Hootsuite, Pinterest, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Vimeo, Instagram, Snapchat, YouTube, Vine

M.A., Journalism and Mass Communication
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI – 2012

B.S., Communication Studies
Central Methodist University, Fayette, MO – 2010