Resume

Ashley Valli has completed her Bachelor of Arts Degree for Professional Writing and Publishing and Creative Writing at Perth's Curtin University and continues to take on writing and editing work. She often dabbles in blog writing, reading, and social media fiddling. 

Published...

Pro Fuel Meals (2020) "How Eating Clean Changes Your Body in Just 7 Days" (blog entry)
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Kaizen Lab Jiujitsu (2019) "Letting Your Kids Fail & Why It's Important for Their Growth" (blog entry)
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Kaizen Lab Jiujitsu (2019) "How Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Will Improve Your Job Performance" (blog entry)
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The Hydra Bottle (2018) "5 Easy Ways To Help You Drink More Water" (blog entry) View here

Allure Creative (2017) "A New Start to Marketing Your Business" (blog entry) View here

Avenoir Magazine (2016) "Dream Versus Mare: Let the Clown Decide" (short story) View here

Work Experience

2019

VOLUNTEER FOR WESTERLY MAGAZINE

Promoted both Westerly's annual subscription drive competition and upcoming issue launch on social media for a period of two months. Also performed editing tasks for Westerly's annual report and online issue, as well as copywriting for both the e-newsletter and social media updates. 

2018

WRITER/EXECUTIVE ASSISTANT FOR REGIONS OF AFRICA

Acted as personal assistant to the RoA director as well as previously assisted with the creation of posters/brochures for the African Gala Ball of 2017 where I interviewed numerous prominent attendees.


2017

WRITER FOR BEYA MODEL ACADEMY/AGENCY

Promoted Beya Academy events via blog writing in collaboration with Beya director Astrid Tshidibu. My first article on their recent End-of-Semester Fashion Show can be viewed here.  

2017

INTERN AT FELLOWSHIP OF AUSTRALIAN WRITERS WA

Managed FAWWA's social media pages as well as worked on the publication of FAWWA's 2017 Storyfire Anthology. Collaborated with a fellow team of interns and volunteers to keep the centre running smoothly and productively. Created FAWWA's Instagram page, which can be viewed here.

 

2017

ASSISTANT EDITOR/COMPETITION SECRETARY FOR KSP

Assisted the KSP (Katharine Susannah Prichard Writers' Centre) director with the production of the monthly newsletter. Also completed the odd task of cataloguing competition entries for further use amongst the centre.

2016 

STUDENT EDITOR FOR THE 2017 CURTIN ANTHOLOGY

Worked with fellow writing students to assist with the production of the 2017 Curtin Student Writing Anthology. This involved vast amounts of editing, rounds of emails between writers and colleagues, as well as preparing together, along with the unit coordinator, the overall book design.

2016

INTERN AT MARGARET RIVER PRESS

Fiddled with social media, attended book launches, worked with aesthetics, gave opinions on things, cataloged MRP books on online and offline platforms, reviewed manuscripts. You can view Margaret River Press's Laurie Steed's interview with me here.

Education

2013-2017

Curtin University

BACHELOR OF ARTS:
PROFESSIONAL WRITING AND PUBLISHING & CREATIVE WRITING
(DOUBLE MAJOR)

2019

University of WA

BACHELOR OF ARTS (HONOURS)

ENGLISH LITERARY STUDIES