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Sewing, Screen Printing, Photography, Writing, Painting, Organic Food, Up-cycling clothing, and Traveling.


Employment in the arts, media, entertainment, or non-profit sector that satiates a desire for creativity, expansion of knowledge, organization, and problem solving skills that have been developed over her college career.


All of the underlined job places are links to the master site or for the shows are the individual homepages of that production.

All documents in the "Porfolio" sections are in docx format but are available as pdfs, docs, or htm files. Work experience is divided into two segments, the first being customer service and office jobs, the second being theatrical work.

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Nancy Uffner

Was my mentor, superior, friend, employer, and professor during my last three years at the University.

Her Biography

Writing Portfolio Pieces

Work experience

Sep 2009Present


Biggby Coffee
  • Recognize each customer as an individual, consistently provide a high quality beverage, move the customer as quickly as possible.
  • Engage each customer in conversation.
Oct 2009Nov 2009

Assistant Stage Manager

Opera Memphis
  • Managed backstage, cued entrances, organized props, and costumes.
  • Created paperwork and handled communications between departments, actors, and directors.
Sep 2008Oct 2009

Spotlight Caller

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor


  • Called pickups for six individual spotlights based on paperwork composed by the lighting design staff.
  • Was the most spotlight heavy show that has ever been produced in University of Michigan University Production History.
Dec 2008Feb 2009

Stage Manager

University of Michigan - Ann Arbor--University Productions

 The Show-Off by George Kelly.

  • Managed a crew of 4 assistant stage managers.
  • Composed nightly rehearsal or performance reports and paperwork for costume management.
  • Called individual entrances with cue-lights.
Dec 2006Jan 2009

Jewelry Sales Associate

Middle Earth
  • Provided customer service and assisted customers
  • Assisted with buying merchandise
  • Worked 8-10 hours a week while maintaining GPA and Stage Managing for University Productions
Apr 2008Aug 2008

Stage Manager and Producer/Production Stage Manager

University of Michigan Gilbert and Sullivan Society

The Mikado.

  • Held weekly production meetings.
  • Compiled props and costume paperwork, sent out nightly rehearsal reports, managed the production of contracts, the program biographies, and advertisements. 
  • Dispersed emails for scheduling as we traveled one night a week to Jackson.
  • Sold out two nights of the performance and we remained under budget.
Sep 2007Apr 2008

Office Assistant

  • Held this position for the Production Stage Manager of the Theater Department
  • Compiled and edited paperwork
  • Wrote emails and moderated online databases
Jan 2008Mar 2008

Stage Manager


The Full Monty-The Musical.

MUSKET is the only completely student-run theatrical organization on campus with a budget of around $30,000 per performance.

  • Managed a staff of 3 assistants
  • Dispersed reports for each rehearsal and performance electronically
  • Oversaw interdepartmental communications, safety, and schedules for load-in and load-out
  • Coordinated the props for this show
Oct 2007Dec 2007

First Assistant Stage Manager

University of Michigan- Ann Arbor

First Assistant Stage Manager on J.B. which was a straight play concerning the story of the Biblical Job set in a Circus. For this show, we worked with 4 starting football players for the University of Michigan, a horse, a dog, smoke, and a lot of quick changes.

  • Compiled and formatted props paperwork. 
  • Managed the backstage deck of two other assistant stage managers and q-ed entrances.
Oct 2005Sep 2006

Team Leader

Sweetwaters Cafe
  • Managed and assigned duties to 2-4 people per shift. 
  • Provided customer service and up-sold beverages and pastries.


Apr 2011Dec 2012

Associates in Computer Programming and Analysis

Lansing Community College

Studied four different programming languages including Python, VB.Net, C#.NET, Java, and ASP.NET. In addition, I learned web development, web design, web application basics and how to make e-commerce websites. From this program I have proficiency in HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript, MySQL, relational databases, and PHP. 

Sep 2005May 2009

Bachelors of Arts

University of Michigan

Concentrated in Modern English, 1890's -1940's.

Minored in Theater with a Concentration on Stage Management.


Business Writing
Reading Music
French Language
Lighting Design