Resume

EDUCATION


Bachelor of Arts in Communication | June 2008
The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

  • Strategic Communications Major; Women’s Studies Minor
  • Graduated with Cum Laude honors; GPA: 3.63/4.00

WORK EXPERIENCE


Ford’s Theatre Society, Washington, District of Columbia | August 2010 to Present
WEBSITE MANAGER

  • Maintain organization’s website and mobile website
  • Layout and schedule weekly HTML institutional email appeals
  • Chaired social media committee
  • Co-chaired digital strategy committee that was created to work with an outside vendor to identify a digital road map for the organization. The process included: a thorough analysis of our current digital work; website(s); on-site and online user engagement; stakeholder interviews; and resulted in identify key initiatives to focus our efforts.
  • Project manager for website redesign RFP process
  • Produce in-house videos, such as theatrical trailers and director interviews
  • Review vendor contracts
  • Manage Google Adwords account; increased click-through rate by over 100 percent
  • Oversaw the rebranding of organization’s website and external social media sites
  • Design Flash animated online banner advertisements for past Washington Post campaigns
  • Run live streaming events and provide technical support for webinars
  • Advise on all digital initiatives

Beads & Bubbly, Washington, DC; Richmond, VA | April 2015 to Present
FOUNDER

  • Developed the organization’s brand, website and strategy
  • Manage day-to-day operations
  • Manage licensee in Richmond, VA

PaintNite, Washington, DC | November 2015 to June 2015
SOCIAL ART INSTRUCTOR

  • Instructed social art classes of up to 75 people weekly

Feminist Majority Foundation/Ms. Magazine, Arlington, Virginia | June 2008 to August 2010
WEB EDITOR/DESIGNER

  • Managed FMF six websites and 14 social media accounts
  • Set up and sent weekly HTML email alerts
  • Led website redesign and rebranding of www.feminist.org
  • Redesigned www.msmagazine.com and www.feministcampus.org
  • Supervised interns
  • Stepped in as Interim IT Director during director’s five month maternity leave
  • Converted Ms. magazine into digital publication for Ms. in the Classroom program

The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, Ohio | June 2006 to June 2008
COMMUNICATIONS AND MARKETING INTERN (August 2006 to June 2008)

  • Assisted in planning events
  • Wrote news articles for internal website and publications

STUDENT ASSISTANT (June 2006 to August 2006)

  • Filed patients’ applications for the finance department

Governor’s Office for Women’s Initiatives and Outreach, Columbus, Ohio |  July 2007 to January 2008
CENTRAL OHIO SATELLITE INTERN

  • Organized roundtable discussions in five counties around central Ohio

FREELANCE & PERSONAL PROJECTS


Inventor | 2013 to Present

  • Developed product for women’s intimates
  • Submitted provisional patent and in process of submitting non-provisional
  • Designed product logo
  • Sourced materials
  • Manage production in both China and California
  • Creating company launch and retail strategies

Bridges of Understanding, Washington, District of Columbia | September 2013 to Present

  • Co-designed organization’s logo
  • Built organization’s website on Squarespace
  • Produced student testimonial video and promotional video
  • Set up and sent monthly HTML email alerts

Artwork Showcases

  • Solo Exhibition, The Ritz Carlton in Washington, District of Columbia | March 2015
  • Live painter at Saturday Night Rooftop Fusion hosted by Art Soirée | July to August 2014
  • RAW KALEIDOSCOPE, Washington, District of Columbia | June 2013
  • Artomatic, Washington, District of Columbia | June 2012

Rosie’s Theatre Kids, New York, New York

  • Designed invite

QUILT Musical, New York, New York

  • Developed HTML Playbill email

PUBLIC SPEAKING ENGAGEMENTS


  • “Website Redesign Mistakes: How to Avoid Them; How to Work Through Them; and How to Design Something Sustainable,” Museums in the Web 2017 | April 2017
  • “Nothing Feared, Nothing Gained,” Jewelryosophy 360 podcast | March 2017
  • “Website Redesign Mistakes: How to Avoid Them; How to Work Through Them; and How to Design Something Sustainable,” WebCon DC | February 2017
  • Print to Web Design Brunch, General Assembly in Washington, District of Columbia | February 2015
  • Presented at Otterbein College regarding Governor’s Office listening tour project

SKILLS


  • Languages: HTML and CSS
  • Video editing: Motion; Final Cut Pro
  • Social Media
  • CMS: WordPress; Drupal; Squarespace
  • CRM: Mailchimp, Salesforce, TMmessenger (Ticketmaster)
  • Email marketing
  • Digital Strategy
  • Brand Strategy and Business Development
  • Graphic Design: Adobe Creative Suite
  • Search Engine Optimization (SEO)
  • Photography
  • Google Adwords
  • Google Analytics
  • Live streaming: YouTube Live Events, Ustream

HONORS/ACTIVITIES/VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE


  •  Adult Computer Literacy Instructor, Woodbury Park Community Center, Arlington, Virginia | 2009
  •  Ohio State University’s Iota, Iota, Iota (Triota), President | Winter 2007-2008
    • Designed and implemented Triota’s website
    • Headed service activities with Dominion Middle School’s female empowerment program, Angel in You

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