Editor or Managing Editor for weekly or small daily

Salary Requested: $35,000

University of Louisiana-Monroe, Photojournalism and Ad Design (1975-78)
Mangham High School, Mangham, LA (1975)

Experience: Independence Daily Reporter | Independence, Kansas
Managing Editor: April-June 2015
Overseeing production of a daily newspapers.
Selecting photographs and images, along with editorial content to design pages.
Re-writing press releases sent to editorial department.
Checking plates and color output for press.

Port Orchard Independent | Port Orchard, Washington
Editor: December 2012 to present
Covered news and supervised staff for weekly newspaper.
Designed news pages and specials sections.
Photography for news, sports and features.
Uploaded content and images to website and on social media.

Country Media Inc. | Tillamook, Oregon
Graphic Designer/Page Designer: June 2011 to May 2012
Sports Reporter/Page Designer: March 2010 to May 2011
Served as sports reporter/photographer and graphic designer for Seaside Signal.
Designed pages for Seaside Signal and two bi-monthly publications.
Designed special sections, selected artwork and images.
In charge of newspaper’s redesign as a tabloid and redesign as a broadsheet.
Designed ad for sales representatives, downloaded artwork and maintained server.
Uploaded content and images to website and on social media.

Sound Publishing | Enumclaw, Washington
Staff Writer, Bonney Lake Courier-Herald: February 2009 to February 2010
Covered general news and features, and provided sports coverage for two schools.
Paginated news and editorial pages, as well as special sections.
Uploaded contents onto website daily, along with creating slide shows of events.

The Gazette, Orting | Washington
Editor: June 2006 to March 2008
Covered news and sports (two high schools) for weekly newspaper.
Designed news pages and specials sections.
In charge of redesign of publication as a broadsheet, then into a tabloid format.
Maintained content and images on newspaper’s website.
Tacoma Weekly | Tacoma, Washington
Sports Editor: April 2002 to May 2006
Managed coverage for eight high schools and a Division III college.
Provided stories and photographs from sporting events, supervised freelancers.
Designed pages for sports and entertainment sections.

Swarner Communication | Lakewood, Washington
Production Artist: August 2000 to March 2002
Composed ads for two publications that focused on the coverage of the military.
Designed spec ads and monthly promotional materials for sales staff.
Produced media brochure and business cards.

Total Graphic Management | Houston, Texas
Graphic Designer: November 1997 to June 1999
In charge of typesetting and design for commercial printing company.
Setup and processed synthetic plates for pressman.


Banner-Press | Brenham, Texas: Staff Writer, August 1996 to October 1997
The Bellville Times | Bellville, Texas: Sports Editor, April 1992 to June 1993
The Waller County News-Citizen | Hempstead, Texas: Editor, January 1990 to March 1992
The 1960 Sun | Spring, Texas: Managing Editor, July 1988 to December 1989
Hearst Corp. | Beaumont, Texas
Jasper News-Boy: Editor, March 1987 to June 1988
Hardin County (Texas) News: Staff Reporter, May 1985 to February 1987

Dannie Oliveaux
Phone Number: (253) 304-3953
Street Address : 506 S 6th St
City : Independence
State : Kansas
Zip Code : 67301
Email Address: dlowa2000@aol.com

Website Address (if any): www.facebook.com/DannieLeeOliveaux

Other Comments: KILLS:
Computer Software: InDesign, Quark Xpress, Photoshop, Microsoft Word, Publisher, email and internet software
Journalism: Knowledge of AP Style
Photography: Digital cameras
Freelance Sports Writer: King County Journal (Kent, Wash.); The Kingwood-Humble (Texas) Register; Katy Times (Katy, Texas); Lakewood (Wash.) Journal
Freelance Photographer: Northwest Sports Photography, Portland, Oregon


2nd Place: Best Sports Page Division 3, Washington Newspaper Publishers Assoc. 2014
2nd Place: Best Front Page Division 3, Washington Newspaper Publishers Assoc. 2014
3rd Place: Best Color Photo, Division 3, Washington Newspaper Publishers Assoc. 2014