Hayley Day / Reporter

www.HayleyDay.com  / 513-492-2323 dayh04@gmail.com  / PO Box 186, Friday Harbor, WA 98250

Journalism Experience

The Journal of the San Juan Islands, general assignment reporter, Friday Harbor, WA, November 2016-February 2019.

Cincinnati Enquirer, CityBeat, Cincinnati Refined, freelance arts reporter, Cincinnati, OH, May 2013-November 2016.

Dayton Daily News, Journal-News, freelance reporter, Dayton and Cincinnati, OH, May 2008-February 2017.

Cincinnati Magazine, Cincinnati, OH, editorial intern, spring 2009.

Springfield News-Sun, Springfield, OH, city desk intern, summer 2007.

Journal-News, Hamilton, OH, features desk intern, spring 2007.

Other Experience

Human Capital Institute, Cincinnati, OH, education logistics coordinator for human resources educational firm, 12/2015-11/2016.

League of Women Voters, Cincinnati, OH, office manager for civic nonprofit, 4/2015-12-2015.

Boys Hope Girls Hope, Cincinnati, OH, mentor and tutor recruiter for nonprofit that supports at-risk youth; served through AmeriCorps, 9/2011-9/2012.


Miami University, Oxford, Ohio, Bachelor of Arts degree, May 2008, double major in journalism and women’s studies.

  • Executive board member of the Miami chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.
  • Features editor of biweekly student newspaper.

University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, interactive web multimedia certificate, August 2014.

  • 2014 British study abroad scholarship recipient.


  • Conceptualize, write news and features.
  • Edit for AP Style.
  • Shoot and edit photos, videos; create digital slideshows.
  • Record and edit audio.
  • Create, maintain sources to write varied news.
  • Field customers’ feedback by covering suggested stories, addressing concerns.
  • Manage social media, websites; increase outreach.
  • Winner of 12 regional writing awards in 2018.


  • Audacity audio editor
  • iMovie
  • Adobe InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator
  • Google Suite
  • Microsoft Office
  • Mac and PC

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