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Amanda Alvarado

Digital Content Director & On-Air at iHeartMedia

Atlanta, GA

Amanda Alvarado

Digital Content Director, On-Air, Programming Assistant, and Board Operator for iHeartMedia; blogger; and freelance social media specialist. First-generation college graduate and media junkie with experience in digital content, social media, promotions, and writing.
Former senior editor at Her Campus Georgia State, former Vice President of Communications for the Gamma Sigma chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi, and past intern for The Bert Show, Cumulus Media, and The Adam Bomb Show.

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Articles written for 96.5 The Bull & iHeartMedia
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Astros Force Seventh Game Against Yankees

Sports game article
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Not Everyone Is Happy About Georgia State Acquiring Turner Field

Package on Georgia State's acquiring of Turner Field and protests revolving around the purchase
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Amanda Alvarado: Interviews

The Atlanta Beltline is a combination of rail, trail, greenspace, housing, and art. The Beltline is transforming the city and when it is finished, will connect 45 Atlanta neighborhoods and stimulate economic growth and sustainability in Atlanta. On the Beltline you will find a variety of people, both residents and tourists, who utilize the Beltline for a variety of purposes.
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Content for The Bert Show and Cumulus Media

Articles I wrote as an intern for The Bert Show and Cumulus Media
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Two Found Dead, Several Jumping To Safety After Apartment Fire Breaks Out

Writing sample from ABC 15
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Are Minorities More Likely To Be Stopped By Police?

An issue piece on racial profiling by Amanda Alvarado
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Her Campus Articles by Amanda Alvarado

Articles written by Amanda Alvarado
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About

Amanda Alvarado

Amanda Alvarado is a digital content director, on-air personality, programming assistant, and board operator for iHeartMedia. She is also a blogger, freelance social media specialist, and first-generation college graduate with degrees in journalism and film media from Georgia State University.
Alvarado served as senior editor, social media coordinator, and staff writer for Her Campus Georgia State (an online magazine for college women), Vice President of Communications for the Gamma Sigma chapter of Alpha Omicron Pi, and a production assistant for Sports Update on GSUTV.
She has interned with The Bert Show (a nationally-syndicated morning radio show), The Adam Bomb Show and Q100.
Alvarado has experience in writing (hard and soft news, feature, leads/ledes), social media content and management, digital content, radio, on-air broadcasts, promotions, branding, public relations, and studio operations.
Alvarado also works as a freelance social media specialist and runs a lifestyle blog that she started in 2015.

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https://soundcloud.com/amandadalvarado

Skills

  • final cut pro
  • microsoft
  • social media
  • leads/ledes
  • feature writing
  • blogging
  • indesign
  • interviewing
  • audio editing
  • audio recording
  • video editing
  • videography
  • acting
  • television production
  • news production
  • news research
  • broadcast media
  • adobe premiere
  • pc
  • mac
  • final cut pro
  • social media
  • on-air radio breaks
  • article editing
  • news media
  • article writing