Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Present

Peer Assistant

University Honors Program Office
  • Maintain student files and prepare files for academic advisors
  • Update student database using Microsoft Access and Oracle Peoplesoft
  • Communicate with honors students to answer questions and explain information about the honors program
  • Manage calendars and arrange advising appointments
  • Answer phones, direct calls, and take messages
Sep 2011 - Present

Welcome Week Leader

Office of Orientation & First-Year Programs, University of Minnesota
  • Created a welcoming, inclusive environment for first year students
  • Facilitated small group activities with first year students and lead them in Welcome Week events
  • Maintained professionalism and represented the Office of Orientation & First-Year Programs while interacting with first year students and community members
Aug 2012 - Nov 2012

Marketing & Distribution Intern

The Argentina Independent
  • Identified potential vendors for the newspaper, including embassies, expatriate organizations, and bilingual schools, increasing the number of paper distributors by ten.
  • Arranged and conducted meetings (in Spanish) with the potential vendors to convince them to carry the newspaper in their organization.
  • Developed a social outreach pilot program to maximize partnership with non-governmental organizations in the city of Buenos Aires
Oct 2011 - Jul 2012

Research Assistant

Carlson Center for Human Resources and Labor Studies
  • Designed templates to collect election data using Amazon's Mechanical Turk system
  • Verified accuracy and validity of data entered in project spreadsheets, correcting any errors
  • Organized data into Excel spreadsheets to meet the sponsoring professor's requirements



Spanish Language Proficiency

I have completed the equivalent of five semesters of Spanish language study at the University of Minnesota and have been certified proficient by the College of Liberal Arts Language Center. I have taught Spanish to youth (ages 5-10) and have interpreted in a variety of informal settings.

Honors & Awards

  • Carlson School of Management Junior of the Year, 2013
  • Dean's List, Carlson School of Management
  • University Honors Program
  • University of Minnesota's National Gold Scholarship
  • President's Distinguished Student Scholarship
  • Carlson's Businessweek Case Competition, 1st place, Spring 2012 (Lower Division)


Honors student at the University of Minnesota Carlson School of Management majoring in management information systems and also studying international business (with language focuses in Spanish & Portuguese) and public health.

Current Peer Assistant at the University Honors Program; has also worked as Marketing Intern at the Argentina Independent and Research Assistant at the Center for Human Resources and Labor Studies (at the Carlson School of Management). Will be interning for Boston Scientific this summer in the research & development IT pillar.

Campus leadership includes serving as President of the University Honors Student Association, Vice President of Revenue for the professional fraternity Delta Sigma Pi, Carlson Peer Mentor, and Welcome Week Leader.

Interested in gaining experience and connections while moving toward post-college plans in the field of information technology in the health sector.