Work experience

Work experience
Sep 2012 - Present

Event Photographer

  • Set-up gear and shoot up to 500 shots per event while managing crowds
  • Edit and adjust photos on the fly in Adobe PhotoShop Lightroom while shooting
  • Liaison and representative for Phototainment while working events of 2,000 plus
Jan 2014 - Present

Marketing Specialist

BEAM Experiences
  • Track and manage hundreds of ongoing client relationships through CRM software
  • Manage scheduling of enrichment and leadership classes and upkeep of information databases  
  • Assist in the hiring and training of new enrichment instructors along with scheduling of classes  
  • Generated content and maintain customer relationships through social media channels
Oct 2011 - Mar 2012

Product Image Specialist

Super Supplements
  • Photographed and catalogued over 5,000 productsfor Super Supplements online
  • Utilized Adobe PhotoShop to professionally edit product photos for website
  • Participated in product development and implementation for Supplements online
Sep 2010 - Aug 2011

Community Service Aide II

City of Portland, Office of Management & Finance
  • Duties include completing various design and copy writing/editing tasks, as well as content management and oversight. 
  • Writing projects include city press releases, official city notices, content for website etc. 
  • Design projects range from comprehensive strategic plans to training posters. 
Dec 2010 - May 2011

Communications Intern

Portland General Electric
  • Duties included data entry, assisting with direct mail campaigns, coordinating advertisements, social media maintenance, project management and design work.
Mar 2009 - May 2010

Account Executive

Oregon Daily Emerald
  • Created and presented media plans and sales promotions to over 75 business owners both locally and regionally.  Sold approximately $36,000 in online and print advertisements. 
  • Built numerous business relationships with existing clients and prospected new business opportunities by communicating and understanding the clients' short and long-term goals and expressing how they could meet these goals through the Oregon Daily Emerald. 
  • Assisted in development of dozens of effective print and online display advertisements by mediating clients' needs to the creative department designers. 
  • Continuously met personal monthly goals and contributed to team goals, working efficiently with co-workers to accomplish tasks diligently. 
Sep 2005 - Jan 2006



Volunteered at Bike Works bicycle shop in the Columbia City neighborhood of Seattle. 

  • Assisted children in maintenance of bicycles during class
  • Oversaw class room when supervisor was absent
  • General maintenance and cleaning




Work Samples



Pitching ideas and propositions

Through my job as an Account Executive at the Oregon Daily Emerald I became comfortable pitching ideas for campaigns and individual advertisements to my clients on a daily basis 

Social Media

 Comfortable using Social Media outlets such as Facebook, Myspace, Twitter and other micro blogging websites.

Adobe/Microsoft suite

· Comprehensive understanding of Adobe suite including:             · Photoshop            · InDesign            · Illustrator                · Comprehensive understanding of Microsoft Office including:             · Excel                        · Microsoft Word                        · PowerPoint            ·Key Note