Anthonio Pettit


COMMUNICATOR // Creative // Resourceful // Upbeat // Dedicated

Greater Seattle Area


Phone /// 206.353.8706
Home /// 920 NE 63rd Street #405 – Seattle, WA 98115
Email ///


/// Professional experience

·   Freelance writer/producer | 2000 – 2017
Passionate independent writer for Jetspace Magazine tackling issues as they pertain to social justice and mental health

·   Producer and co-host of the Pettit Bros. Brothercast, a conversational storytelling podcast

·   Designed #MeltTheFreeze social media curriculum and platform


Executive director | 2013 – 2016
Friends of the Conservatory | Seattle, WA 98112

·   Effectively directed all internal and external advertising, writing marketing and communications messaging; designing all publications and promotions.

·   Ensured the legacy of Volunteer Park Conservatory through the mission of the foc, a 501(c)3 non-profit dedicated to preservation and enhancement of Seattle’s century-old Victorian greenhouse

·   Redesigned and streamlined foc branding including style guides and visuals for all print, web, UI, retail and social media channels.

·   Collaborated closely with Seattle Parks and Recreation


Senior Lead Employee Relations Executive | 2010 – 2012
Aditi Consulting LLC | Bellevue, WA 98007

·   Advocated for, and represented several hundred consultants and their managers while on assignment at a variety of Fortune 500 companies as engagement liaison

·   Helped refine and develop on-assignment, branding and human resource strategy policies with a focus on worker rights, benefits and empowerment.

·   Consistently achieved high vendor service provider scorecard

Software Test Engineer 3 | 2002 – 2009
Volt (on assignment at Microsoft) | Redmond, WA 98052

·   Outstanding quality assurance for number of Microsoft telecommunications products including windows phone, OEM and operator response team (Windows Mobile Devices) Excellent Samsung Team (Windows Mobile Partner Response Team)

·   Authored numerous technical and procedural documentation and white papers as well as detailed documentation for software and hardware, bug reports and test case suites

·   Created content, designed graphics and media for Microsoft internal and external websites

Interactive media content editor | 1997-2000
Skagit Valley Publishing | Mount Vernon, WA 98273

·   Edited all daily online, interactive and non-print advertising and news content for the Skagit Valley Herald, a 22,000+ daily circulation newspaper and the premiere source for news and information in the Skagit Valley. Duties include converting printed edition to HTML, designing web pages for internal and external (commercial) use, transferring local daily content to MSNBC.
/// Core competencies

Targeted, Concise Communication • AP Style Guide Fluent • Adobe Creative Suite Proficient (Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator, Premiere, Audition)• Whitepaper Copy, Press Release, Article Knowledge Base Authoring And Publishing • HTML/CSS Fluent • WordPress •  Microsoft Office Power User • Focus On Agile Usability • SEO And Analytics • Award-Winning Customer Satisfaction Ratings And Accolades •

/// Education

Landmark Worldwide
Seattle, WA
Curriculum for Living | 2016

·      Out In Front Leadership Program | 2011

·      Comptia Project+ Certification | 2008

·      Western Washington University | Bellingham, WA

/// Publications

·      The Heartbreak and Tragedy Of Mental Illness: While The City Slept | July 2016

·      Baked: Reviewing David Schmader’s Green Guide | May 2016

Pettit bros. Brothercast

·      Producer/Co-host (14 episodes)

Friends of the conservatory

·      2015 – 2016 Annual Report

·      2014 – 2015 Annual Report

·      2013 – 2014 Annual Report



  • Adobe Creative Suite Proficient
  • AP Style Guide Fluent
  • Award-Winning Customer Satisfaction Ratings and Accolades
  • Copywriting and Editing
  • Detail Oriented
  • Excellent Written and Verbal Communication
  • Focus on Agile Usability
  • HTML/CSS Fluent
  • Illustration and Photo Editing
  • Interdisciplinary Design (Print/Video)
  • Knowledge Base Authoring and Publishing
  • Process Improvement
  • SEO and Analytics
  • Whitepaper Authoring
  • WordPress Proficient
  • Updated 6 years ago

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