Kurtis Wu



Bachelor of Arts, Radio and Television

San Francisco State University

Anticipated Completion Spring 2010



Final Cut Pro

Microsoft Office


To obtain the School Education Associate position at San Francisco Department of the Environment


•    3+ years experience in volunteering, coordinating, and initiating unique environmental outreach programs.  •    5+ years of established work experience in working with staff to develop and maintain a fun working environment. •    Exceptional communication skills and teamwork attitude.•    High interpersonal skills with an aptitude for building relationships with coworkers and colleagues.

Work History

Work History

Jun 2009 - Present

SF Green Business Intern

San Francisco Department of the Environment

Collaborated with upper management, staff, and local businesses to: assist with the production of Green Business Program promotional and informational videos. Organized, recorded, and classified green certification assessments. Participated in wide variety in ample campaigning (Green Campaign, Dry Cleaning, Farmers’ Markets, and other special venues etc)


•    Outside Lands/Treasure Island Coordinator: Trained, organized, and oversaw volunteer staff of approx 20 people monitoring composting stations.

•    Castro Farmers’ Market: Initiated information tabling for promoting mandatory composting ordinance to 100+ shoppers at the Castro Farmers’ Market.

•    Waste Reduction Video: Led the full production and direction of promotional video “SF Green Business: Reduce Waste!”. Coordinated with upper management and local businesses to successfully deliver quality product in a timely matter.

Jan 2009 - Present


Urban Table Inc.
  • Co-founder of Urban Table Inc.
  • Conducted research on specific bay area communities for potential market locations
  • Have been working with variety of city and community organizations such as community centers, city centers, business plazas, and places of worship to establish farmers markets.
Mar 2008 - Jun 2009

Market Manager

Pacific Coast Farmers' Market Association
  • Responsible for the maintainece, operation, and promotion of several Certified California Farmers’ Market.
  • Formulated special venues that educated shoppers about a sustainable food system such as cooking demonstrations and promotional giveaways.
  • Developed outreach strategies such as setting up posters, door-to door, and electronic newsletters.
  • Maintained a network with a various of internal and external market contacts such as co-workers, farmers, sponsers, property owner, etc.
Oct 2004 - Jun 2008

Front Manager

GoKart Racer
  • Duties included managing and maintaining a fun work environment while overseeing required tasks were accomplished.
  • Created schedules, booked reservations, opened/closed facility, and resolved customer conflicts.
  • Assisted owner with specific tasks, created new and fun promotions, and monitored large parties and corporate events.