SUMMARY

An artist and educator with an established career in art education, administration, and makeup artistry

with a passion to communicate, teach, and express through the arts.  Devoted to new ideas, developing

knowledge, and enhancing skills in the area of education, fine arts, beauty, and design. 

Work History

Work History
Nov 2011 - Present

Beauty Educator

Sephora
  • Coordinate and present education agendas to company product consultants.
  • Teach applications teachniques in skincare and cosmetics.
  • Organize and present training sessions for new store openings to set each team up for success utilizing strategies by coaching in the moment.
  • Develop and Implement Company core standards and education format: We Care Plus and Science of Sephora.
Aug 2009 - Nov 2011

Art Teacher

Wake County Public School System
  • Developed and implemented lessons following the Standard course of study.
  • Incorporated 21st Century Learning to elevate education experience for students.
  • Continued Professional development to enhance teaching  technique.
Jun 2008 - Aug 2009

Licensure Specialist

NC Department of Public Instruction
  • Process and organize required documents to issue NC teaching licenses.
  • Research State Board policies to properly implement the procedures towards processing a license.
  • Provide excellent customer service and assistance to candidates seeking a NC teacher’s license.
  • Enhancing knowledge on State Board Policies and Laws.
May 2005 - Jun 2008

Art Teacher

Durham Public Schools
  • Developed and implemented lessons following the Standard Course of Study
  • Ed Tech:  Course providing knowledge on incorporating technology into the classroom.
  •  Voyager Training Certified:  Reading First Program.
  • ELL Academy:  Trained to better instruct and assess the English Language Learner.
Oct 2005 - Jun 2008

Makeup Artist

MAC Cosmetics
  • M.A.C Certified: Excel in providing professional makeup applications and customer services based on company standards
  • Exceptional customer service skills in meeting client needs and client satisfaction.
  • Achieved Sales goals over 25% to standard sales goal
  • Implemented theme weekends to elevate product launches and increase sales.
  • Completed general visual merchandising activities.

Education

Education

Post Graduate Studies

Philadelphia University
Jun 2000 - Dec 2001

A.A.

Bauder College
Aug 1994 - May 1998

B.A.

N. C. Central University

Brentwood's Finest Creative Art

Skills

Skills

STYLING

Beauty  & Fashion Makeup Application Airbrush Makeup application Skincare Education

COMPUTER TECHNOLOGY

Adobe Photoshop Adobe Illustrator Microsoft Office Suite

APPAREL

Clothing Construction Flat/Spec design Fashion Illustration

FINE ARTS

Color & Design Painting Illustration Soft Sculpting Crafting

Certifications

Certifications

HONORS & AWARDS

HONORS