Meet Emily Compton, RunSwitch’s Fall Intern

RunSwitch extends a big welcome to Emily Compton, one of our fall interns. Learn more about Emily below:

Name:  Emily Compton

Hometown: Louisville, KY

College/Year/Major:  Bellarmine University, Senior, Political Science and Communication double major

What part of your internship are you most excited about?

I am most excited about being thrown into the world of PR and learning to produce quality work in a fast-paced environment.

What drew you to intern at RunSwitch?

I heard of RunSwitch’s reputation for excellence and its friendly work atmosphere from my professor at BU. I researched it for myself and found all the praise to be true.

What is one skill you hope to improve during your internship?

I hope to improve my writing. I plan to go to law school, which involves the thorough, fact-based writing PR often employs. 

Fun Questions:

  • Favorite Louisville restaurant: Mark’s Feed Store
  • Favorite fall activity: Bonfires with friends
  • Currently Netflix binge: Frasier
  • Dream travel destination: Fiji
  • Three things you would want with you if you were stranded on a deserted island: a hat, a shovel, and Nicomachean Ethics by Aristotle 
  • If you were an animal what would it be and why: German Shepherd; hard-working, sense of duty, but still silly and fun
  • Last really great book you read: A Grief Observed by C. S. Lewis 
  • One thing you’ve waited in line the longest for: The Voyage at Holiday World
  • If you were to have a superpower what would it be: Teleportation

Posted on September 12, 2019 in News

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