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Katy Jackson

As a Communications Associate in the Marketing & Communications Department for an independent high school in Maine, responsibilities include:

– Serving as a contributing writer, photographer, editor, and designer for Postscripts alumni magazine
– Engaging audiences through multimedia storytelling, social media outreach, and content creation/curation for TA’s website
– Composing press releases, writing news stories, and managing correspondence
– Strategizing with the Development Department on giving campaigns and e-mail marketing
– Creating InDesign materials for various departments (i.e. Admissions, Guidance, Arts)
– Shooting video for the school’s own television station/public access channel TATV and YouTube channel

Thornton Academy is a co-educational boarding school located on the coast of Maine 1.5 hours north of Boston and 20 minutes from Portland. A rigorous and broad-based program of academic, arts, and athletic opportunities challenges students to reach their potential in readiness for lifelong learning and productive participation in our dynamic world. The residential program offers a small and nurturing community for students from 35 different countries.

Postscripts alumni magazine writing, photo, design examples:

Phyllis Sanborn White ’45: Leading an Adventurous Life

Amanda McGeachey ’04: Bringing Joy and Care To Children Who Need It Most

Maria Arabatzis ’05: Investments Change the World

New Perspectives: Exploring Human Geography With Mr. Nelson

Meghan VonVett ’03: The Show Must Go On

A Winning Combination: Katie Leighton ’05 Facilitates Charitable Giving Through Athletics

From Reporting The Weather To Assigning Stories, Tyler Cadorette ’12 Feels At Home In The News

Tori Lands ’13

Emma Morrison ’08

Teri Arenstam ’77 Cover Image

Flipping the Classroom Cover Story

Online Alumni Profiles

Admissions Materials (used for print and web):

Thornton Academy Advanced Academics

Thornton Academy College Prep

Thornton Academy Dorms

Thornton Academy Homestay

TAMS Junior Boarding

Video Samples (Editor and Contributing Videographer):