Resume

Professional Objective

Provide superior, data-driven communication, marketing and public relations services for businesses and non-profit organizations.

Key Skills

  • Copywriter/reporter
  • Project management
  • Resume/Interview prep
  • Broadcast producer/director
  • Facilitator
  • Social media management
  • Publicist/media buyer
  • Team builder
  • Reputation management
  • Event management
  • Communication audits
  • Spokesperson
  • Media trainer
  • Management consultant
  • Survey analysis
  • Web designer/SEO
  • Network mapping/audits
  • Crisis planning

 

Increased Transgender Transition Coach billings 15% in one FY.

Increased resume clients 20% in two FYs.


Success Stories

Chely Cleaning
An affordable, one-page website that paid for itself in three weeks.


Experience

Chrystal Bartlett & Company, Owner
1989 to current
Transgender Transition Coach, Inc., Owner
2001 to current
N. C. Cooperative Extension, Marketing Director
2007 to 2008
N. C. Dept. of Environment & Natural Resources, Outreach Coordinator
2004 – 2007
N. C. Dept. of Environment & Natural Resources, Public Information Officer
2000 – 2004
N. C. Dept. of Agriculture, Commodity Market News Reporter
1994 – 2000
The Finch Agency, Creative Director
1991 – 1993
Venters & Associates Advertising Agency, Copywriter/producer
1989 – 1991
Traffic Patrol Broadcasting, Airborne reporter/assistant producer
1989 – 1989
Sperry & Associates Ad Agency, Copywriter/producer
1988 – 1988
WQDR-FM, Radio Personality
1985 – 1988

 


 

Education

Master of Arts, N.C. State University
1998
Bachelor of Arts, N. C. State University
1985

 


 

Achievements/Activities

Awards

N.C. Association of Government Information Officers: First Place Opinion Writing
2006
N.C. Association of Government Information Officers: Quality Award
2003
N.C. Department of Natural Resources: Hot Seat Award
2004
N.C. Department of Natural Resources: Certificate of Excellence
2004
International Television Visual Artists: Merit Award – Narration
2000
International Television Visual Artists 2000; Silver Reel – Narrator
1996
National Agrimarketing Association: Best of Show, Collateral
1997

 

Membership

Associate Member, World Professional Association for Transgender Health
2018 to current
N.C. Association of Government Information Officers
Since April 2000
Farm Writers and Broadcasters
1994-2000
State Emergency Response Team
2000 to February 2007
Wake County Library Commission
1994 – 1995, Vice-Chair
’95-01
Market News Association
1995 – 1999
International Association of Business Communicators
1995 – 1997
Triangle Advertising Federation
1985 – 1990

 

Academic Publications

“Outreach by the Numbers: North Carolina’s survey of residents’ awareness, perceptions and behaviors,” Stormwater magazine, July/August 2006.

Stormwater Knowledge, Attitudes and Behaviors,” N.C. Department of Environment & Natural Resources, www.stormwater.org, created on 1/24/06.

Supervisory Communication and Subordinate Job Satisfaction: The Relationship Between Superiors’ Self-Disclosure, Offers of Help, Offers of Cooperation, Frequency of Contact, Trust and Subordinates’ Job Satisfaction,” Public Library Quarterly, 18, 1, 200.

The Relationship Between Superiors’ Self Disclosure, Offers of Help, Offers of Cooperation, Frequency of Contact, Trust and Subordinates’ Job Satisfaction,” North Carolina Libraries, 56, 4, 1999.

 

Professional/Op-ed/Reporting/Advertising

Clips, audio files, videos and more at chrystalbartlett.com/work-samples

 


Volunteer

Wade Edwards Learning Lab, English Tutor
2014 – 2018
Ruth Sheets Adult Care Center, Edenton St. UMC, read news and short stories
2013
Pullen Memorial Baptist Church/Wiley Elementary Partnership, Afterschool Tutor
2010 – 2014
Urban Ministries of Wake County, Public Relations Coordinator
2012 – 2013
Pullen Memorial Baptist Church. Building & Grounds Committee
2002 – 2004
Urban Ministries of Wake County, Food Drive Coordinator
2014