Marketing Consultant specializing in the digital sector. I have worked as a consultant deploying emails for large corporations such as Microsoft, Expedia, and Skymall. I have also consulted for small companies and not for profits in the Mid-West region.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2010 - Present

Digital Communications Specialist

American Teleservices Association

Develop and deliver communications and promotions through electronic media, e-delivery tools, and content management systems to meet strategic objectives of building a strong marketing image, increasing audience size, improving access to content, enabling member networking and supporting the positive growth of membership and events.

Oct 2009 - Jun 2010

Deployment Consultant

• Build, test, and deploy email campaigns for large clients such as Skymall, Speedway Gas Stations, as well as Microsoft Windows Live United States, Europe, and South America • Corporate blogger on email design and deployment best practices • Prepare Photoshop files as required • Experience managing corporate brands for social networking campaigns. • Manage customer assets and timelines • Create rich and engaging emails using HTML and inline CSS • Perform campaign-specific quality assurance testing to validate functional and rendering performance. • Manage customer revision and approval process • Manage subscriber data, import, and segmentation using a combination tools and database queries. • Schedule deployment and provide communication to customer. • Monitor the campaign post-deployment to validate completion • Mentor for Catapult Associate and Intern programs
Dec 2008 - Oct 2009

Release Manager

• Assist in the creation and management of a formal SDLC for the Development department • Manage metrics used to measure the quality of the ExactTarget product releases • Work with department directors ensure all aspects of release are executed successfully • Manage Change Requests and Break Fix processes • Manage communication between Product and Enablement committees • Utilize Graphic Design experience to create Release Cycle specific marketing and communication tools such as posters, HTML based emails, graphics, and presentations • Resolve scope, schedule, resource conflicts
Jun 2008 - Dec 2008

Catapult Rotational Associate

Catapult is a dynamic rotational program designed to provide college graduates the opportunity to rotate through three to four positions within ExactTarget, following rotations you are placed in a permanent role. Account Coordinator for Embedded Team (July – August) Redesigned, updated, and assisted in maintaining ExactTarget’s Developer Community until the transition to the 360 community utilizing HTML and Researched and reported on the benefits of Internationalization Digital Video Production Team for Marketing Department (June – December) Experience in graphic design, digital video (HD and standard), and Adobe Creative Suite. Videos published: “Separation in 2009”, “Subscriber’s Rule” music video and opening video, “Subscriber’s on the Street: Interview Series”, GSM “Go All In” Video, Connections ’08 Advertising videos, “Why ExactTarget?” Interview series Created a new form of advertising to build the ExactTarget brand name Extensive experience covering large company events from photography and video, to management and coordination Create logos, graphics, special effects, and digital videos Created and managed story boards and timelines to ensure successful completion of projects Managed external contractors assisting with project components nationwide Served as Marketing ambassador for local clientele during on site visits and recording sessions Worked with company executives to create a “one of a kind” user conference opening including integration of a music video, flash video, live interaction, and visual effects Development Release Manager (November – December) Research and analyze SDLC processes and present recommendations to department directors Create reporting metrics used in reviewing current processes and resource allocation Work with Microsoft representatives to gain and overall knowledge of Visual Studio Team systems assist in creating an implementation plan
Feb 2005 - May 2008

Project Specialist/ Operations Manager

Cain Compaines Construction Forensics
Skilled and dedicated Executive Assistant • Create weekly, monthly, and quarterly status reports and internal office updates for corporate • Create reports for presentation to legal department • Data warehousing and mining specialist • Utilize JDE for reporting, research, and data extraction • Diagnose and correct cross platform training software issues • Run semi-weekly and month end data export and mapping • Responsible for training of new hires • Create presentations, testing platforms, and associative materials for training employees in utilization of new software • Train employees and new hired to become better acquainted and more efficient in currently implemented software • Creating manuals of processes and protocols for departments • Create presentations for new office processes • Research and analyze data for projects • Manage office projects • Purchase order and invoice auditing • Troubleshoot hardware and software issues for determining level of expertise for solution • Assist with electronic imaging and scanning • Regulate work flow of administrative department • Create reports and oversee database reconciliation for accounting department • Database linking for increased project proficiency • Create and manage warranty enrollments and service requests • Manage phases of scheduling, remediation, and closure • Create and process legal documentation
Nov 2004 - Aug 2005


Robert Half International
Contract for hire specializing in presentation media, database architecture, reporting, project management, administrative operations, and much more.


2009 - Present


The Art Institute

Honor Roll2009 to present

2006 - 2008


ITT Tech

Student Body President 2007 & 2008

National Technical Honor Society 2007 - 2009

Chapter President - Business Professionals of America 2007 &2008

State Vice President Business Professionals of America 2008

Highest Honors - Honor Roll 2007 - 2009

1st in Program of Study

5th in Graduating Class

Honor Graduate

2001 - 2004


Ivy Tech Community College