Summary

A leader who believes in relationship building, teaching, and that with hard work anything is possible.

Work Experience

Work History

Media Arts Center San Diego

Sep 2014 - May 2015

Director, Exhibitions and Special Events

  • Directed exhibition programs and operations for a large scale film festival in San Diego.
  • Managed Programming, Operations, and Marketing Teams.
  • Directly managed all aspects of event logistics and budgets.
  • Hired and managed a festival events team that put together a concert series, fashion show, and university events (National University). 
  • Supervised all marketing, film programming, and operation communication.
  • Created and managed agendas for all festival event meetings.
  • Scheduled deadlines and timelines for all landmark planning and event dates. 
  • Served as point of contact for event emergencies to all external and internal stakeholders.  

Pacific Arts Movement

Jan 2009 - Jul 2014

Managing Director

  • Managed large scale film festival event with music, film, and sponsor exhibitions.
  • Assisted in development of strategic plan, agenda, and project timelines for organization.
  • Hired teams for event operations, office interns, and volunteer management.
  • Created operations manual for organization and festival.
  • Managed multiple teams in operations, facilities, and customer service/ticketing.
  • Identified and analyzed on site event needs for sponsors and community partners.
  • Served as a point of contact for all event emergencies and timeline adjustments.
  • Served as a spokesperson for the organization.

San Diego Padres

Jan 2004 - Mar 2008

Ticket and Season Services Representative

  • Responsible for overall customer satisfaction with team and ballpark.
  • Conducted tours of ballpark with prospective season ticket holders on behalf of Sales team.
  • Worked with merchandise teams in distribution of promotional items for game attendees.
  • Worked all home games with on-site event assistance.
  • Provided administrative assistance to sales and services team using CRM.

Apple Store

2006 - 2008

Mac Specialist - Seasonal - Fashion Valley

  • Engaged customers directly in a fast paced, results driven environment.
  • Developed customer service skills, while working with product education, assisting customers with setup of new product, and developing meaningful relationships with customers and other staff.

Education

Education

San Diego City College

2005 - 2007

Broadcast Communications

Certification

Skills

Skills

Project Management, Event Management, Office technology management, Final Cut Pro, Mac Server management, Training, English Writing instruction, Newswriting, Blogging, Social Media Management, Spanish speaker.