Patrick Wiley

Writing Portfolio


Patrick Wiley

2020 Summit St. • Columbus, OH 43201 • 614-949-9602 •


A diligent, ambitious, self-assured journalism student interested in a career in sports writing.


The Ohio State University

BA, Journalism (Major), Economics (Minor)   GPA: 3.601
Columbus, OH
Class of 2017
  • Dean’s List, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society

West Virginia University

BA, Print Journalism (Major)   GPA: 4.000
Morgantown, WV
Aug 2013 — May 2014
  • President’s List, Alpha Lambda Delta Honor Society, Adventure WV


State of Ohio Board of Embalmers & Funeral Directors

Full-time Intern
Columbus, OH
Jul 2014 — Dec 2014
  • Aided in the license renewal of Ohio Funeral Directors by taking calls and guiding them through the new online renewal process
  • Took phone calls from funeral directors and customers regarding an array of different topics (complaints, licensing, funeral education, etc.)
  • Re-organized the Board’s document collection by transferring all documents to an online database.

Maker Studios Partner (YouTube)

Video Maker
Los Angeles, CA
Aug 2012 — Jun 2013
  • Created YouTube videos about video gaming (Call of Duty, Halo, FIFA) accumulating more than 1.5 million views across almost 100 videos.
  • Donated my earnings (~$1000) from 2013 to Child’s Play, a charitable organization dedicated to giving hospitalized kids video games to play

Skills & Additional Info

  • Skills — Basic Spanish, YouTube, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Blog Development, Social Media, Photography, Video Making, Economics
  • Worthington United Club Soccer
  • Upper Arlington High School Track & Field
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