Résumé

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in English Studies and Interior Architecture/Design

Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

Graduated Magna Cum Laude in May 2016

Presidential Scholarship 2012 – 2016

Dean’s List 2012 – 2016

Presenter at Undergraduate Research Forum Spring 2016

 

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Design Associate, August 2016 – Present

Ryan Homes, Nashville, Tennessee

Partnered with the Division Managers, Sales Managers, and Sales Representatives to help build and establish the new Design Center program with the Nashville division of Ryan Homes.

  • Set up and hold daily appointments with clients to design the interiors of their new
    construction homes
  • Research and utilize current interior design trends to inform and assist clients in the design
    selection process
  • Analyze and identify target markets/areas and create visual marketing
    materials/advertisements (social media, e-blasts, flyers, etc.) to increase sales
  •  Create and execute change orders and assist with back office programs dealing with
    contracts and change orders

 

Tutor, August 2014 – May 2016

Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

  • Tutored English, Math, Architecture, and Italian
  • Assisted students with homework and reviewed class notes and essays
  • Provided students with problem solving and organizational skills

 

Core Leader, May 2015 – May 2016

Camp Counselor, May 2014 – May 2015

Upper Main Line YMCA, Berwyn, Pennsylvania

  • Oversaw fellow camp counselors, camp activities, and campers
  • Provided one-on-one support to children with mental and physical disabilities to ensure every child had an exciting camp experience
  • Facilitated communication between camp counselors and managerial staff, campers, and parents
  • Organized biweekly field trips and weekly schedules for campers and lead them through daily activities

 

Pet Care Specialist, May 2013 – May 2014

PetSmart, Springfield, Pennsylvania

  • Conducted playtimes with groups of 20-40 dogs
  • Provided individualized attention to dogs and cats needing special care
  • Created and implemented daily feeding schedules and maintained medical and feeding charts for dogs and cats

 

Office of Veterans Affairs Director Assistant, August 2012 – May 2014

Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

  • Researched and organized collegiate recruiting events and Veteran’s Day celebration
  • Organized and handled confidential files of veterans and dependents
  • Completed office tasks: maintaining calendars, scheduling, and researching as necessary

 

Snack Bar Attendant, June 2009 – August 2012

Wallingford Swim and Racquet Club, Wallingford, Pennsylvania

  • Interacted with customers to provide for their needs
  • Created and distributed weekly employee schedules
  • Ordered stock as needed and organized stock

 

SKILLS

Software/Platforms:

  • WordPress and Weebly
  • Adobe Creative Suites (Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign)
  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • AutoCAD 2013 and 2015
  • Revit 2014
  • Rhino 5

Shop:

  • electric shop tools (band saws, table saws, chop saws, radial arm saws, palm sanders, nail/staple guns, welders, metal benders, and metal grinders)
  • basic shop tools (saws, files, chisels, hammers, and drills)
  • fabrication with wood and metal, intermediate level

Languages:

  • German and Italian, reading, writing, and speaking, advanced beginner

 

LEADERSHIP / VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Founding Chair of the service sorority Alpha Sigma Psi

Marywood University, October 2013

  • Public Relations/Marketing Chair, August 2015 – Present
    • Created and managed social media pages for the sorority such as Instagram (@alphasigmapsi), Facebook (Alpha Sigma Psi), Twitter (@AlphaSigmaPsiMU), and WordPress (alphasigmapsimu.wordpress.com)
    • Created advertising and promotional materials for social media pages, sorority fundraising events, benefit dinners, and recruitments as well as apparel designs, letter-heads, invitations, and place cards
  • Sisterhood Event Planning Chair, October 2013 – August 2015
    • Created, planned, and organized sorority bonding events and dinners
    • Interacted and planned with local caterers, venues, and businesses for events and dinners

 

Volunteer  at Kidstuff and Club Discovery, September 2013 – Present

Marywood University, Scranton, Pennsylvania

  • Worked, played, interacted, and did crafts with underprivileged children in the Scranton area

 

Volunteer at A Total Approach, June 2013 – Present

Brinton Lake, Pennsylvania

  • Assisted children with physical and mental disabilities to help them learn how to cook, play games, do crafts, and interact with others socially