ABOUT ME

I am a multidisciplinary storyteller, mental health advocate and activist for accessible design.

MY BACKGROUND

Throughout my career, I have built and led public relations, marketing, and design strategies for more than 100 brands.

I'm a Social Media Manager for Executive Communications at Temple University, pursuing my masters at MICA and consult on mental health & accessible design practices all over the world.

EDUCATION

M.P.S. Data Analytics and Visualization
Maryland Institute College of Art - 2023

B.A. Public Relations
Temple University - 2020

A.A. Communication Studies
Northampton Community College - 2018

AWARDS AND HONORS

Best B2B Digital Marketing Campaign
Neau Marketing Awards - 2020

Excellence in Leadership
Temple University - 2020

National Public Relations Scholarship
Axia Public Relations - 2019

Stabler Leadership Award
Stabler Foundation - 2018

Leadership 2.0 Program Graduate
Northampton Community College - 2018

Leadership (LEAD) Program Graduate
Northampton Community College - 2017

CERTIFICATIONS

Disability and Digital Media
Curtin University - 2022

Google AdWords + Google Analytics
Google - Renewed January 2022

Public Library Marketing and Public Relations
University of Michigan - 2021

Contract Law
Harvard University - 2020

Religion, Conflict and Peace
Harvard University - 2020

Intellectual Property
The Michelson 20MM Foundation - July 2019

SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS

Recent Graduate Panel
Temple University PRSSA, April 2022

Communication Alumni Panel
Northampton Community College, March 2022

Neurodiversity in the Marching Arts
MAASIN Town Hall, November 2021

Mental Health in the Marching Arts
MAASIN Town Hall, October 2021

Storytelling in UX Design
PRSSA MidAtlantic Conference, March 2021

Freelance Your Future
Klein College Career Center, November 2020

World Mental Health Day
My 5 Senses Journey Podcast, November 2020

A PR Case Study in Nonprofits
Temple Univ. Undergrad Symposium, April 2020

Elevate Your Next Business Plan Panel
Fox School of Business SBDC, November 2019

PR, Mentorship and Mental Health
Chasing the Sun Podcast, October 2019

Importance of Sharing Your Story
TEDxTempleU, April 2019

Digital Ethics in Trending News
NCC Honors Conference, April 2018

PRESS & RECOGNITION

Catching Up with Team Klein: Interview with William Careri '20
Klein College of Media and Comms, March 2022

150+ Marketers Share Their Marketing Predictions for 2021
AllFactors, January 2021

Temple Team Takes the Lead in Taking the Census
Temple University, March 2020

Temple PRSSA Students Attend 2020 PRSSA International Conference
Temple University, November 2019

Axia awards $2k scholarship to William Careri
Axia Public Relations, October 2019

Student creates Minecraft model of Temple's campus
The Temple News, September 2019

Alumni Spotlight: William Careri, Baritone '14
Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps, June 2019

Temple hosts its third TEDx on Thursday
The Temple News, April 2019

Membership Spotlight: William Careri
Temple PRSSA, February 2019

Student Spotlight - William Careri
Northampton Community College, May 2018

PUBLICATIONS

The Visual Evolution of the Tommy Westphall Universe
Nightingale, April 2022

Designing for Neurodivergent Audiences
Nightingale, February 2022

Patient Experience Training: A Quick Guide with Resources
Nonprofit Courses, March 2021

Visual Communication: Creation Icons and Symbols to Surpass Generations
Temple University, June 2020

Smart Answers to Tough Interview Questions
PRowl Public Relations, February 2020

The Different Mentors Everyone Should Have
PRowl Public Relations, October 2019

How to Prevent Burnout in College
PRowl Public Relations, February 2019

The Office 'Product Recall' Episode - A PR Analysis
PRowl Public Relations, February 2019

Digital Ethics: Citizen Journalism and the Public Sphere in the Age of Trending News
Northampton Community College, May 2018