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Jim Cook Jr.
Worked at South Jersey Times
Attended Gloucester County College
Lives in Songtan, South Korea
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US Army soldier, writer
Introduction
I'm a web editor for the South Jersey Times on NJ.com. Prior to joining the web desk, I served as a reporter for the same company from 2010-2012.

Aside from my work at in the US, I manage the social media for a Teamwork Associates in Montego Bay, Jamaica. Facebook.com/TeamworkAssociates Twitter: @teamworkjamaica. I also produce a web-series for the ministry called "Voices in Jamaica" on YouTube. I also take yearly trips to Teamwork for missionary work. I will be traveling there again in February 2014.

Music studies: Piano (12 years), Ukulele (2 years)

Playwright: "A Christmas Carol" (New Jersey, Illioniois); "Roundabout: A New Amusement" at the Levoy Theatre (Millville, N.J.)
Bragging rights
New Jersey Press Association Awards for Public Serivce (3rd Place, 2010) Breaking News (2nd Place, 2012)
Education
  • Gloucester County College
    Liberal Arts, 2006 - 2008
  • St. John International University
    Italian Language & Film, 2009 - 2009
  • Woodstown High School
    2002 - 2006
  • Rowan University
    Journalism, 2008 - 2010
  • Cochise College
    Intelligence Analysis, 2015 - 2015
    A.A. in Intelligence Analysis through the CENTER FOR INTELLIGENCE EXCELLECE at Fort Huachuca, Arizona
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Male
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Friends, Dating, Networking
Relationship
Single
Other names
Everyone just calls me "Jim Cook Jr." And they say it really fast.
Work
Occupation
Soldier
Employment
  • South Jersey Times
    Online Editor, 2012 - 2013
    I am a web editor for news on NJ.com spanning mostly Gloucester, Salem, Cumberland and Camden counties. Job roles include managing all social media, editing for content, managing CMS, developing web-only material, HTML, coding, spot reporting. Apart from web production, I write features for South Jersey Indulge, part of the South Jersey Times.
  • The News of Cumberland County
    Staff reporter, 2010 - 2012
    Beat reporter covering Millville, N.J., as well as arts throughout Cumberland County, N.J.
  • The Gardens at Cross Keys
    Activities Assistant, 2010 - 2010
    I worked as an activities assistant, focusing on music therapy with patients living with dementia (mostly Alzheimer's disease).
  • Friends Village
    Dining Service Host/Server, 2008 - 2010
  • Gloucester County College
    Note taking, 2008 - 2008
  • United States Army
    Analyst, 2013 - present
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Currently
Songtan, South Korea
Previously
Turin, Italy - Pilesgrove, N.J. - Monterey, Calif. - Columbia, S.C. - Sierra Vista, Ariz.
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