Elisa Crawford

  • Colorado Springs US-CO
Elisa Crawford

Work History

Work History
2011 - Present

Childcare Provider

Community Partnership for Child Development
  • Ensure that children are safe and emotionally nurtured while parents attend education seminars
  • Part of a mobile team that is deployed throughout the city wherever daily needs occur
2010 - 2011

Customer Service Representative and Cashier

Independent Records
  • Customer service and greeting
  • Morning, mid- and evening cashier. Shifts differed throughout the week. Responsibilities included extensive customer service, receptionist duties, delivery driving, inventory, store cleanup morning or evening, point of sale operations, other sales and services
2008 - 2009

Denim Department Sales Representative

Fred Segal (Ron Herman Enterprises)
  • Men's and women's denim sales at renowned Ron Herman JeanBar. Highly personalized customer service, with an unusually demanding and broad range of clientele. Product knowledge extends to the history and acute technicalities of denim, with a well-trained awareness of denim trends, fits for all body types, and pricing techniques
2008 - 2008

Restaurant Hostess

Electric Lotus
  • Day and nighttime hostess. Responsibilities included intensive customer service, POS operation, order delivery and takeout management. Duties also included assistance with food preparation, as well as light janitorial work.
  • Facilitated operations for the restaurant and gained extensive hands-on experience with bar tending.
2006 - 2008

Production Assistant

American Scenes LLC
  • Unpaid position as production assistant for documentary on Timothy Leary. Responsibilities included assistance to the director of photography, editing consultation, location scouting, in-person interviewing of documentary subjects
  • One of seven UC students who digitized countless audio, video and written documents from the Timothy Leary archive
  • Official liaison to the Leary estate in Santa Cruz
2007 - 2007

Seasonal Sales Representative

Paul Smith Boutique

  • Cataloged invoices for 2007 annual purchases
  • Managed gift-wrap department 
  • Customer interaction  
2007 - 2007

Store Sales Representative

Lakeshore Learning Supplies

  • Assisted with store inventory
  • Extensive customer service, including sales
  • Hands-on demonstrations of teaching materials and early childhood educational products
2006 - 2006

Customer Service Representative and Cashier

Westside Video

  • Catalogued DVD and VHS
  • Extensive customer service, receptionist
  • Cashier, including opening and closing duties, general accounting
2004 - 2005

Content Creator


  • Created lessons for on-line curriculum in the areas of English and Social Studies for high school students
  • Reviewed and edited assignments from other writers on staff
  • Data entry for company website


2010 - Present

Pursuing B.A.

University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
2004 - 2007

Freshman through Junior Years

University of California, Santa Cruz



Music production software

Musician and Singer

Motion picture and video production operations



Arts: Music, writing (lyrics, poetry, blogging), social media and film

Outdoors: Camping, hiking and photography


  • In-progress music videos for project Now Forever; Protection Spectrum, Morning Man, Try To Be Good, The Choir  (Writer/Director/Producer/Sound Design)
  • Anthology of experimental narrative vignettes shot on Sony DV, 16 mm and Super 8
  • Assistant Director of Photography and acting participant in documentary feature The Terrestrials by Rene Daalder (2006-2007)
  • Full length student feature, The Ballad of Jacob Wonder and Wesley Precious. Lead actress, sound assistant, writing assistant, assistant editor (2004)
  • Lead actress and assistant editor in three student produced shorts, 85 Hours Left (2005), After the Cat Died (2006) and Gasfarming (2006). After the Cat Died: was a finalist in the 5x5 competition at Santa Cruz Film Festival 2006. Gasfarming  premiered at Santa Cruz Film Festival (2007)


  • Now Forever Band (Patteran Records)