Freelance/Independent, Brooklyn, NY

Graphic Design Jan 2015-Current

Designed logos, websites, and brand concepts using Adobe, Apple, and Squarespace products, and custom HTML coding

Developed merchandise including t-shirts, tote bags, press releases, signage, and business cards for nonprofit institutions and start-up companies

John Silvis: Art Advisor/Gallerist, Brooklyn, NY

Personal Assistant Sept 2014-Current

Created multi-platform digital networking strategies

Installed, assisted with openings, and deinstalled at numerous exhibitions, gallery spaces, and studio shows with a variety of types of work in Brooklyn and Manhattan

Designed and organized an artist residency program

Wrote press releases, artist’s profiles, blog posts, and networking emails 

Diane von Furstenberg, New York, NY

Technical Design Intern May 2015-October 2015

Assisted with various teams, creating organization systems, problem solving with software issues, recording measurement data, “specing” garments, writing “TOP” comments to factories, and creating “tech packs” using Web PDM

Sunglass Hut, New York, NY

Sales Associate/Customer Experience Lead Oct 2012-Current

Identified training needs and developed plans, new materials and classes for associates to meet or exceed goals in the company's highest volume flagship store

Directed associates and maintained brand standards during heavy traffic periods and visits with the CEO, Board of Directors, and other top level executives

Functioned as a personal assistant and event coordinator for the regional trainer

Excelled in sales in a high volume environment for the company's primary flagship store

 

Volunteer Work

New York Fashion Week: FTL Moda

Volunteer Personal Assistant Feb 2015

    Assisted with fittings, dressing, model selection, and all operations backstage

Albania

Volunteer Teacher Sept 2010

    Spent one week teaching English to college students from Macedonia and Albania

 

Education

The King's College, New York, NY

Bachelor of Arts, Media Culture and the Arts May 2015

    The Media, Culture and the Arts major explores broad philosophical and artistic ideas throughout history within the contexts of current social and cultural spheres