Aug 2008 - May 2012

B.A Political Science

Guilford College; Greensboro, NC
  • Minors in African and African-American Studies
  • Student Commencement Speaker for May 2012 Graduation Ceremony

Jan 2011 - Jun 2011

Study Abroad

University of Cape Coast; Cape Coast, Ghana
  • Study in Sustainable Development Economics 

Work History

Work History
Sep 2014 - Jul 2015

Nonprofit Development Strategist

  • Partnered with Nonprofit organizations to research, write, and edit grant proposals
  • Synthesized comprehensive development plans for 501c3 startups
  • Successfully funded my clients with over $15,000 in new grant funding

May 2015 - Jul 2015

Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator

Living Arts and Science Center
  • Managed over 50 volunteers throughout Summer programming
  • Developed volunteer orientation programs to ensure mutually beneficial relationships
  • Established community partnerships to promote outreach and fundraising events
Sep 2013 - Sep 2014

Americorps Member

Habitat for Humanity of Indianapolis
  • Coordinated and led 1,500 volunteers in the completion of 45 homes
  • Created community partnerships with corporations and civic groups
  • Completed federal grant reporting on monthly basis
Jan 2011 - Jun 2011

Project Coordinator

Trees for the Future
  • Created a sustainable agricultural pilot program in rural Ghana, West Africa
  • Funded a 2 acre test plot as pilot for future permaculture projects
  • Led workshops and intensives in sustainable business and agriculture
  • Coordinated efforts with local chiefs and extension officers to ensure cultural relevance  
Jan 2010 - Dec 2010

Editorial Board Member

Guilfordian Student Newspaper
  • Led a team of 5 in Video Production, Web Marketing, and platform integration
  • Co-Founded the Video News department for a top-ranked student newspaper



Nonprofit Strategy

Excellent knowledge of nonprofit development, management, and branding


Extensive use of Microsoft Office Suite, Photoshop, Final Cut Pro X


Proficient in French and Fanti (Akan)