Resume

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EDUCATION

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

EXPERIENCE  

APRIL 2019 TO PRESENT

Visual Team Lead, Crate & Barrel - New York, NY

Manages the visual merchandising team at the flagship Crate & Barrel in SoHo. Helps to create and execute displays while leading the team in overall success. Also assists in planning the appearance and layout of the store, as well as window dressing.

NOVEMBER 2017 TO APRIL 2019

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.

SKILLS

Visual Merchandising

Retail Experience

Creative/Critical Writing Experience

Photoshop and Design Experience

Advanced Computer Abilities (Windows, Mac, Microsoft Office, POS Systems)

Remarkably Quick Learner

Perfectionist

AWARDS

Dean’s Freshman Scholar (2010-2011)

Dean’s List (2010-2011, Fall 2011, 2012-2013, 2013-2014)

National AP Scholar (2010)

Banneker-Key Scholar

 

 

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