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University of Maryland, College Park (Class of 2014)
Bachelor of the Arts, Art History
Bachelor of the Arts, English
Certificate in Creative Writing
Honors Certificate in Digital Cultures and Creativity
NOVEMBER 2017 TO PRESENT
Visual Specialist, Crate & Barrel - New York, NY
Creates and installs new displays and marketing initiatives at the flagship Crate & Barrel location. Supports all aspects of the store processes, including customer service, with a focus on maintaining the visual standards of Crate & Barrel.
MARCH 2017 TO NOVEMBER 2017
Visual Merchandiser, Fireworks Gallery - Seattle, WA
Implement and maintain visual standards across Fireworks Gallery locations, working regularly in two locations. Also assist with floor changes and window installation.
FEBRUARY 2017 TO MARCH 2017
Full-Time Merchandising Associate, Crate & Barrel - Bellevue, WA
Hybrid position, working with both the back of house staff and the visual staff. Assist in setting displays to planogram, unloading the truck, fulfilling customer orders, keeping the store neat and organized. Also, there is an emphasis on leadership within the store, knowing the product and store process completely.
SEPTEMBER 2015 TO FEBRUARY 2017
Part-Time Associate, Crate & Barrel - Bellevue, WA
Represents Crate and Barrel to customers, provide assistance to shoppers, help maintain appearance of sales floor, ring up sales, provide customer service. I have also been trained in Visual merchandising, which is my true passion.
JULY 2015 TO MARCH 2016
Freelance Writer and Illustrator, SparkNotes
Create original artwork and writing for publication on SparkLife, the community blog for SparkNotes.
NOVEMBER 2014 TO JULY 2015
Intern, SparkNotes, New York City
Tracked website statistics, monitored customer service emails, communicated with freelancers about issues with payments or invoicing, processed invoicing. Also assisted in creating and editing content, both visual and writing.
FEBRUARY 2009 TO MAY 2015
Webmaster, Whitehall Pool and Tennis Club, Bowie, MD
Built and maintained website for local recreation club. Created the position.
AUGUST TO DECEMBER 2013
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant, University of Maryland
Assistant for class on the rhetoric behind web and print design. Helped grade papers, tutor students, facilitate communication between teacher and students.
NOVEMBER 2012 TO JUNE 2013 -
Content Management Specialist Intern, PBS, Springfield, VA
Helped develop training for new website and move content from one website to another.
Creative/Critical Writing Experience
Photoshop and Design Experience
Advanced Computer Abilities (Windows, Mac, Microsoft Office, POS Systems)
Remarkably Quick Learner
Dean’s Freshman Scholar (2010-2011)
Dean’s List (2010-2011, Fall 2011, 2012-2013, 2013-2014)
National AP Scholar (2010)