Professional Experience

National Public Radio,  New York, NY

    Freelance Production Assistant to Journalist, 3/2011-4/2012

Live sound production, mobile recording, schedule coordination

Storyboarding, (research, transition points, writing, etc.)

 

Elevator Repair Service Theatre Company, New York, NY, 8/2012-5/2013

    Producing Assistant                        

Synchronized social media accounts and curated website content, supported rehearsals

Conducted online research, completed visa applications for international work

 

The Parish of Calvary St. George, New York, NY, 1/2013-6/2013        

    Assistant to Music Director 

Event Planning, filing of taxes and paperwork, organized

Assisted with layout and aesthetic of promotional materials 

 

Nattr, New York, NY, 5/2014-7/2015

    Featured Writer                            

Developed a distinct voice on social app to solicit responses    

Engaged community as a ghostwriter to increase usage and startup awareness

 

Performance Artist/Producer, New York, NY, Ongoing

    Self-employed                            

Assembled creative teams, coordinated schedules, rentals and rental insurance

Development in art direction and writing through residencies, managed ticketing and payment

 

Eden Theater Company, New York, NY, Ongoing 

    Resident Playwright

Wrote two plays that were produced, one being in an off-Broadway theater in New York City. 

Created content for the company’s virtual series that was featured in Time Out Magazine

 

Professional Accomplishments

Mount Tremper Residency, New York Live Arts Associated Artist, Bright Futures Scholarship Recipient 

 

Education

The Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL, 8/2005-8/2009

    Bachelor of Science in Dietetics

 

The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, New York, NY, 9/2009-6/2010

    Theater

 

The University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, 8/2013-10/2013

    Grant Writing                    

 

The School of Visual Arts, New York, New York, 5/2015-8/2015    

    Creative Advertising, Copywriting

 

Pertinent Skills 

Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Premiere, Lightroom) Microsoft Office (Word, Power Point, Excel), MAC efficient, Google Adwords