Summary

Throughout my working life and educational career I have: 

·Consistently honed creative artistic skills throughout professional experiences

·Proactively found ways to apply individual skills for the betterment of the group

·Built keen interpersonal skills in a diverse breadth of environments, while holistically anticipating and satisfying the needs of employers and clients 

Work History

Work History
Mar 2008 - Present

Server Hostess

Kurata Fine Japanese Cuisine and Sushi
Kurata Fine Japanese Cuisine and Sushi Genia's Sushitown As a server and hostess I currently average 16.3% gratuity nightly Excluding items adjusted to compensate for increased costs, my at-table sales have increased nightly revenue by $2 per patron I consistently anticipate the needs of my customers as is illustrated in dollars and patron testimonials
Jun 2006 - May 2007

Account Representative

Capitol One
My performance showed consistent increase in dollars collected month after month Always invested in improvement, I worked with team managers to develop graphically stunning AR motivational materials Work America As a canvasser with Work America, I worked with a small diverse team to encourage community organization and provide voter information throughout the Portland metro Despite limited time and unpredictable turf assignments, my techniques increased my voter contacts on a daily basis
Aug 2004 - Jun 2006

Combat Medic

United States Army
Trained as a Combat Medic in the Army, my licensure was equivalent to a civilian EMT-Basic My honorable discharge due to injury not-withstanding, I was a passionate, quickly promoted, soldier charged with supporting soldiers as a crucial part of a skilled team My creative skills were utilized by my superiors to create barracks murals and platoon mascot materials
Jun 2003 - Aug 2004

Patient Transporter

Veterans Administration Medical Center
The VA Medical Center in Portland employed me both prior to and after my military duty as a patient transporter My responsibilities included assisting patients and medical professionals all over the VA-OHSU campus with escorting, supplies and deliveries
Mar 2001 - Aug 2002

Teaching Assistant

The Clay Pan
Assisted with beginning pottery classes for youths aged 7-12 during summer months Created street window displays and maintained internal gallery resulting in a notable increase in passer-by traffic Mentored local youths interested in creative arts Tended sales of guild members' art and pottery

Education

Education

Bachelor of Arts

Marylhurst University
2010 - Present

Bachelor of Arts: Interior Design

The Art Institute of Portland
2009 - 2014

BA

Marylhurst University
2010 - 2012

Certificate

Marylhurst University

Skills

Skills

Computer Aided Drafting, Modeling and Rendering.

Familiar with Autodesk's Autocad and Revit, Google Sketchup and Adobe CS (particularly photoshop, indesign and illustrator). I am also capable with Windows Microsoft office suite and some other less used graphic programs such as Inkscape.