curriculum vitae

Nicole LaCour
photographer, writer, graphic designer
curriculum vitae

skills
•creative support
•experience serving the mission
of various organizations through
•cohesive utilization of skills
including research, writing,
photography and graphic
design in form of collateral
materials, original works,
brand management and
documentation

creative tools:
•skilled using Adobe InDesign,
Illustrator and Photoshop as well
as Microsoft Word, Excel and
Power Point
•passion for photography:
professional photographer with
experience in newspaper and
wire service photojournalism,
portraiture, documentation and
fine art

communication:
•adept at using writing to enhance
creative works with experience
writing feature stories, news
reports, editorials, academic
papers on history and political
science, comprehensive historical
narratives as well as copy for press
releases and marketing materials

team player:
•adept at balancing proactive
initiative and independent work
habits with collaboration with
others through a team-based
creative process
•experience using creative skills to support goals of staff and team members

student:
•possesses ability to learn new skills
and dedication to growing as
creative professional
•consuming interest in history and political science

work experience:
Miles Perret Cancer Services
October, 2014-present
graphic design, writing, event
planning, marketing
(337) 984-1920

Acadiana Center for the Arts
July, 2013-July, 2014
graphic design, marketing
(337) 233-7060

Lafayette Science Museum
March, 2012-July, 2013
research, copy writing, graphic
design, photography
(337) 280-8356

The City of D’Iberville
May, 2008-June, 2011
administrative assistance,
writing, brand management,
web content management,
graphic design, photography,
media relations, event planning
(228) 392-9722

The Associated Press
September, 2005-2011
photojournalism
(601) 946-4069

The Biloxi-D’Iberville Press
February-May 2008 &
August, 2005-February, 2006
editing, photojournalism,
graphic design, reporting
(228) 435-0720

The Mississippi Press
January-October, 2007
photojournalism
(228) 762-1111

education
Tulane University College
Biloxi, Mississippi
B.A., social sciences
minor in graphic design
May, 2005
Alpha Sigma Lambda

University of Louisiana
at Lafayette
Lafayette, Louisiana
Spring, 1988-Spring, 1992
studies in architecture, fine arts,
photography and liberal arts

contact
337-412-2242

nicolelacour@icloud.com
portfolio: nicolelacour.me

references available
upon request