University of South Australia
B.A. English and Creative Writing (2014 – 2016)
Sub-major: Performing Arts
Grade Point Average: 6.04
University Merit Award (2015–2016)

University of Cambridge
Creative Writing Summer Programme (2016)
Wa3: Writing short stories I. Memory, imagination, research
Wb3: Writing short stories II. Place, character, voice, action

Work Experience
Glam Adelaide
Contributor (2017 – Present), Internship (June – August 2017)
Produces written articles, attends launches/media events, provides social media content and organises/conducts interviews for the site dedicated to promoting the best of SA.

Carmen: The Creative Bible
Article contributor (Upcoming)
Contributing written articles to the online and print on demand magazine made for aspiring and established creative industry professionals.

Adelaide Fringe Festival
Core Volunteer (2017)
Assisting in the production of projects, exhibitions, and activities showcased at one of the world’s largest open access arts festivals.

Weekend Notes
Freelance Writer (2011 – 2013)
Dedicated to offering readers with a selection of activities and events in their local area.

Theatrical Roles
RAW: For we are young and free
Adelaide Cabaret Fringe Festival (2016)
Roles: scene creator, script contributor, cast member
A unique, multi-art form piece of theatre that examines what war means to a generation who have never experienced it.

Get Wired – UniSA’s Digital Performance Festival (2015)
Roles: creator, director, script writer
A stage performance utilising elements of movement, sound, lighting and video imagery to portray how confinement can affect the mental state of a prisoner once they encounter the ‘outside world.’

Professional Memberships
SA Writer’s Centre Concession Membership (2016 – Present)
Art Gallery of South Australia Concession Membership (2017)

The Online Marketing Fundamentals
The Digital Garage (Google) (2017)
An online course consisting of twenty-three modules covering a wide range of subjects from marketing fundamentals: search, email, social media, display, video, e-commerce, geo-targeting and analytics.

Other Experience
Team Member
Savers Australia (2016 – Present)
Providing customers with a range of quality reusable clothing. Relies on donations and their association with non-for-profit organisations.

Crew Trainer
Red Rooster Blair Athol (2011 – 2014)
Red Rooster Elizabeth (2014 – 2016)
Serving the tastiest, freshest and and most tender roast chicken in Australia. Available for customers in store or delivery.

Ioana Petrescu
Senior Lecturer, English and Creative Writing
University of South Australia, School of CIL
Phone: (08) 8302 4622

Ella Heywood-Smith
Honours Student
University of South Australia
Number: (+61) 458 643 424