Resume

Kevin J. Reilly Jr.

32-05 31st Ave., Astoria, NY 11103

(631) 680-5816

kevinjreilly8@gmail.com

Education

City University of New York – Graduate School of Journalism

-Master of Arts- Journalism, expected graduation Dec. 2012

Union College, Schenectady, NY

-Bachelor of Arts- English, January 2003

Southampton Writer’s Conference, Southampton, NY, Summer 2007

Attended creative non-fiction seminar with Matthew Klam

Experience

East Hampton Press, Freelance Reporter, East Hampton, NY, Oct. 2010- Feb.2011

Ÿ  -Covered community events and human-interest stories

Ÿ  -Filed pieces on 2010 congressional and local races

Hope and Home, Volunteer, Pokhara, Nepal, Feb.-May 2011

Ÿ  -Organized and participated in activities for orphans at Namaste Children’s House

Ÿ  -Taught English to grades 3-6 in Chitwan-area government school

UMAY Africa, Volunteer, Nairobi, Kenya, Feb.- June 2010

Ÿ  -Began detailed mapping project of Korogocho slum resources and amenities

Ÿ  -Developed program to track medical availability and deliver information in slums

Moko Taxi, Driver, Montauk, NY, June 2009-Aug. 2011 (seasonal)

Ÿ  -Drove passengers in a courteous and timely manner

Ÿ  -Handled high numbers of calls and passengers throughout the night

Nick’s Bar and Grill, Bartender, Montauk, NY, Oct. 2004- June 2009 (seasonal)

Ÿ   -Reconciled receipts and cash drawer and calculated sales reports

  -Maintained inventory controls and implemented new procedures to improve efficiency

Ÿ   -Voted “Best Bartender 2007” by Dan’s Papers

Sand’s Brothers, Financial Consultant, New York, NY, Jan.- Oct. 2004

Ÿ  -Managed several retail accounts-domestic and foreign

Ÿ  -Recommended and executed trades while fostering relationships with clients

Ÿ  -Raised capital for private equity transactions, including PIPEs and bond financing.

Skills

·      Hardware: Marantz 660, Canon G9 and G12,  JVC HMU100

·      Software: WordPress, Reaper, Aperture