Professional Background

Professional Background

Kelly Capriotti Burton

Writer. Administrative Professional. Licensed Pastor.

PROFESSIONAL HIGHLIGHTS

2012- PRESENT

Journey Church 
of Myrtle Beach /
Grace Fellowship 
International Network

Administrative & Communications Professional. At this growing community church and the church network its leaders have created, I serve as assistant to the lead pastor as well as technical director for all staff, communications director for all social and multi media, graphic designer for many projects, and adviser or support in all departments, including congregational care, outreach, and student ministries.

2006- PRESENT

Freelance

Writer & Editor. I have worked as a senior editor and writer with national online and print publications, including TRU Teen Magazine, Absolutely Gospel, and Coastal Media Group. During this time frame, I have also self-published a number of successful blogs and written marketing copy for local theaters, shows, and churches. Currently a co-host, coach, and content creator for Refreshed Moms and The Refreshed Life Podcast, geared toward the emotional health of moms starting small businesses. 

Event Manager. I partnered in a brand new, three-year major gospel music event, owning and operating all aspects for a multi-day festival and exhibition featuring 10 0 artists. For several years, I handled marketing, PR, technology, and other management aspect s for theatres, artists, and events. 

1995 - 2003

Project Manager

Beginning with a local tire shop in Steger, Illinois and culminating at one of the biggest communications companies in the world (AT&T), I managed accounts, offices, inventory, software implementations and upgrades, and end to end processes.

Education/
ASSOCIATION

2019

Ordained for Ministry
Grace Fellowship International Network

2017

Licensed for Ministry
Evangel Fellowship International

2016

Licensed for Ministry
International Congress of Christian Churches

Certified Notary Public
State of South Carolina

2015

Bereavement Doula Certification
Still Birthday

2005

Bachelor of Arts
English Education (High Honors)
Governors State University

About Me

In my professional tenure, I have been employed as an English teacher, a project manager in several fields, a writer and editor, a marketing director, and a theater manager. I have also owned a small business and worked in it as an event manager. My experiences are varied and have allowed me the opportunity to grow, learn, and network quickly. Technical and creative writing, editing, publishing, communication, organization, administration, content management, instruction, and connecting are all skills I can combine to be an asset in an array of fields and positions.

Contact

  • www.kellycburton.com
  • kellymcburton@gmail.com

Thomas W. Wallace II

Pastor
pastortom@ journeychurchmb.com

Beth Hadden

Educator
bhadden02@gmail.com

Whitney Neeves

Business Owner
whitneyneeves@gmail.com

Kelly Capriotti Burton | 2019