Work History

Work History
Nov 2014 - Present

Stylist

Sugardaddy's Salon

-Port Orchard, WA-

Responsibilities

  • Provided a variety of hair services, including men's and women's cuts, highlighting, corrective color and fashion colors.
  • Stocked and maintained retail area.
  • General salon upkeep, including cleaning of the back-bar, maintaining the dispensary, sanitizing towels and capes and sweeping.¬†

Accomplishments

  • Improved my skills as a stylist through various classes as well as attaining knowledge of new color lines.
  • Increase the acquisition of new clientele by adding fashion colors and successfully integrating fashion trends.
May 2014 - Oct 2014

Stylist

Regis Salon Corp.

-Chesapeake, VA-

Responsibilities 

  • Provided a variety of hair cutting and coloring services, specializing in highlighting, corrective, and fashion colors.
  • Sold retail products that applied to client needs for hair type, texture, and color.
  • Stocked and maintained inventory.
  • Overseeing of the register and completing the deposit.
  • Ordering color and back-bar products as needed for the salon.
  • Scheduling stylists.
  • Trained other stylists in color theory, point of sales (POS) transactions, and opening and closing of the salon.

Accomplishments

  • Created a more organized and clean workplace for myself and co-workers.
  • Entrusted with salon keys for opening and closing oversight.
Jun 2010 - Oct 2014

Delivery Driver

Domino's Pizza

-Virginia Beach, VA-

Responsibilities

  • Took orders from customers¬† and submitted them into the point of sale system.
  • Prepared food quickly and accurately, ensuring customer satisfaction.
  • Delivered orders to customers in a precise and timely fashion.

Accomplishments

  • Learned all the skills needed to open/close the store, as well as many supervisory duties.
Mar 2013 - Aug 2013

Photographer

Portrait Innovations

- Virginia Beach, VA-

  • Composed portraits for adults, children, and families by selecting appropriate backgrounds and props. Ensuring lighting and poses were complementary to the client.
  • Created a variety of portrait packages and products for client review and selection. Portraits were edited by cropping and enhancing the lighting. Products were created by putting images on a variety of items such as books, calendars, key chains, canvases, jewelry boxes.
  • Presented portrait packages to clients and assisted them with their selections and pricing.

Accomplishments

  • Consistently maintained a high sales average of portrait packages.
  • Management frequently noted my camera room efficiency.
  • Complimented often for my effectiveness with children, and the outcome of the overall photo shoot.
  • Effectively and quickly adapted to a variety of camera equipment and techniques.
Oct 2010 - Feb 2013

Cosmetologist

A Swedish Touch

-Virginia Beach, VA-

Responsibilities

  • Created long lasting, beautiful acrylic nails.
  • Manicures and pedicures included Shellac, gel nails, nail art, and polishing techniques.
  • Opened and closed the salon regularly.
  • Performed cashier and appointment scheduling functions.

Accomplishments

  • Personal nail designs assisted the salon in being noted as the best nail salon in Virginia Beach in 2011.
  • Exemplified talent and skill, gaining employment as an apprentice prior to obtaining cosmetology license.
  • Learned basic salon operation.
  • Developed nail designs and techniques

Skills

  • An in depth understanding of the chemistry of hair color.
  • Demonstrated knowledge and mastery of different hair cutting and coloring techniques.
  • Exceptional organizational skills.
  • Ability to work efficiently in a variety of fast paced, high pressure environments.
  • Multitasking and taking care of multiple customers at once.
  • Created advertising on social media platforms to entice new clients.
  • Proficiency with Matrix, RedKen, and Loreal product and color lines.
  • Computer literacy including POS systems and Microsoft Office.

Certifications

Certifications
Oct 2014 - Present

Washington State Cosmetology License

Washington State Board of Cosmetology
Mar 2013 - Present

Chromasilk Certified Master Hair Colorist

Pravana

Education

Education
Sep 2008 - Jun 2012

Landstown High School

Virginia Beach, VA

GPA- 3.5

Sep 2010 - Jun 2012

Virginia Beach Career and Technical Institute

Virginia Beach, VA

Obtained a Cosmetology License.

GPA- 3.7