Kayla Davis



B.A. Journalism                                                                                              Denton. TX

The University of North Texas                                                                       May 2018

GPA 3.5


High School diploma                                                                                      Carrollton, TX

Creekview High School                                                                                  May 2014

3201 Old Denton Rd, Carrollton, TX 75007


Work Experience: 

University of North Texas                                                                August 2015-Present

Resident assistant

  • Connect and incorporate residents in transitioning into a “college mindset/lifestyle”
  • Perform semi-skilled maintenance
  • Work cooperatively with the hall staff to see that the community needs of the building are met

Verde Catering                                                                        February 2015- May2015


  • Work cooperatively with wait staff to see that the event was set up and ready for guests to arrive
  • Serve guests in a professional manner
  • Work with wait staff to see that the event was properly cleaned when finished


Rotolo’s Pizzeria       

4740 State Highway 121, The Colony, TX 75056                  May 2014-August 2015


  • Works with kitchen staff to see to the needs of incoming tables
  • Work with other wait staff to keep restaurant clean


Bartender                                                                                May 2014-August 2015

  • Serves drinks and provides a dining experience to incoming customers
  • Answers phone orders and solves problems that arise on the wait floor
  • Uses and counts down the money drawer

Papa Murphy’s Pizza

1000 W Rosemeade Pkwy #120, Carrollton, TX                    August 2012-May 2014

 Shift Supervisor          

  • Opens and closes store and ensures customers get the best experience
  • Manages the money drawer and places money into safe at the end of the night
  • Works cooperatively with other staff to make pizzas, clean, and ensure best customer service


 Fluent in American Sign Language

Natural leader


Attention to detail

Efficient problem solving


Other experiences:

– Feature writing judge at the National High School Journalism Conference, Orlando, Florida, November 2015

-Staff writer for the North Texas Daily, October 2016-present

-Student Voices columnist for Dallas Morning News, June 2013-May 2014

Editor at Creekview High School for the Trail Dust Yearbook and the Mane Event Newsmagazine


References available upon request