Work experience

Work experience

Costumed figure Model


  • Sit in specific poses for hours based on artists specifications 
  • Wear elaborate costumes for artistic effect  
  • Sit for various artists and artists groups throughout Portland
  • Paintings feature in gallery shows
Aug 2010 - Present

Owner & Operator

The Sunroom Boutique

Owner and Operator of boutique, specializing in high end consigned fashions sold online. Purchased, priced an processed all orders.  

  • Maintained stellar customer service feedback
  • Online sales growth of over 200% in first year
  • Maintained and grew client base through personal shopping services and consignment sales
  • Managed invitation only boutique sales events, selling consigned fashions and handmade jewelry.
  • Actual sales were 120% over projected goal
  • Handmade 150 piece line of jewelry.  Sold online, at invitation only sales, and at several jewelry festivals in Portland.
  • $500 in jewelry sales alone on the first weekend of invitation only sales
  • Currently selling on a part time basis for select clientele while attending school
Apr 2014 - Present

Library check out

Portland Community College
  • Check in and out Library materials
  • Provide customer service to students, staff and faculty
  • Answer phones- providing infornation about the library and school
  • Restack and reshelve books
  • Maintain cleanliness of Library
Feb 2012 - Jun 2013



Commission Salesperson in the dresses and special Occasion department. 

  • Expert in Dress fitting and Product knowledge 
  • Provide excellent customer service to all, establishing many long term customer relationships
  • Exceeded top sales goals last quarter by selling over 200$ per hour
  • Consistently wardrobe customers from other departments to increase sales volume
Jun 2005 - Aug 2010


Goodwill on 10th

Supervisor at specialty high end thrift store.  Responsible for choosing product, pricing merchandise, especially high end clothing.  Merchandised store fixtures and window display.  

  • Maintained reputation for providing exceptional customer service
  • Worked on team to lead store to milestone one million dollar year
  • Created and implemented an in-depth pricing guide for specialty goods and high end fashions
  • Identified and priced gold, gems and other valuable jewelry and collectibles
  • Responsible for picking product and quality control of all merchandise
  • Consistently exceeded store product goals by 50% when pricing and picking items
  • Was personally featured in a newspaper article and several news spots on the great product and unique quality not usually associated with a goodwill store


Apr 2013 - Present

Portland Community College
2012 - Present

Small business

Mercy Corp NW

Completed three month course on small business prior to opening my online boutique.