Sonia Espinosa

Work History

Work History
Mar 2012 - Present

Advisor and Mentor

College Access Program at Harvard

  • Facilitated and planned workshops for undocumented students in high school 
  • One-on-one mentor for current undocumented students in high school 
  • Advised the curriculum of the current program
  • Recruited students for the program
Jan 2012 - Present

Executive intern

Atlantic Records

  • Provided executive-level assistance directly to the COO 
  • Assisted with the social media outlets
  • Assisted with developing the repertoire and fan base of beginning artists
  • Completed projects in marketing
  • Detailed scheduling, meeting arrangements, calendar maintenance, customer relations, and travel arrangements
Jun 2013 - Aug 2013

Grant Writer

  • Worked with funders developing algorithms that focused on customer and market impact
  • Researched and contacted potential donors and grantors.
  • Distinguished and identified funding opportunities for special programs
  • Generated proposals and supporting documents in response to solicitations 
  • Wrote reports to other members of the corporation and funders
  • Sep 2012 - Jan 2013


    Mission Hill After School Program at Harvard

    • Tutored students in elementary school 
    Mar 2012 - Oct 2012

    Social Media Strategist

    With Wings and Roots
    • Maintain social networking sites (Facebook, twitter)
    • Plan and develop marketing strategies
    • Research audience
    May 2012 - Sep 2012

    Account Manager

    Harvard Student Agencies
    • Manage accounts for the various publications
    • Create artwork for advertisements
    • Research various potential clients
    Jan 2012 - Jun 2012

    Marketing/ Merchandise Intern

    • Complete curated sales 
    • Research compatible brands specific to the Karmaloop Audience 
    • Apply social marketing strategies for brand expansion
    • Complete Purchase orders
    Feb 2011 - Aug 2011

    Public Relations/ Coordinator Intern

    True Skool, Inc.

    • Managed and programmed website content
    • Organized events, community clean-ups, and special projects
    • Performed general office duties
    • Recruited volunteers
    • Secured donations 
    • Managed the flow of information between the organization and its publics
    • Handled the social networking updates
    • Instructed students in the visual arts
    May 2011 - Aug 2011

    Project Intern

    94Labs (seed incubator)
    • Advised clients on the visual aspect of their companies' website content
    • Coordinated office's administrative activities
    • Stored, retrieved, and integrated information for dissemination to staff and clients
    • Conducted research in regard to client's competitors to improve their performance 
    May 2011 - Aug 2011

    Administrative Assistant to Chief of Staff

    EMM Holdings, LLC

    • Provided confidential executive-level support directly to the CEO and clients 
    • Detailed scheduling, meeting arrangements, calendar maintenance, customer relations, and travel arrangements
    • Assisted with the social media outlets
    • Completed projects in marketing, telecommunications, and costumer service
    • Planned and facilitated activities, group meetings, company outings, and events
    Dec 2010 - Apr 2011

    Digital Media Intern

    Spreenkler Creative
    • Collaborated with a team in fabricating the visual web contents of AAAAI's (American Academy of Allergy Asthma & Immunology) website
    • Worked on defining website metadata 
    • Assisted as a photographer
    • Handled social networking updates
    • Managed and organized client information
    Sep 2010 - Jan 2011

    Sales Associate/ Merchandise coordinator

    Quichua Crafts
    • Assisted customers 
    • Managed the aesthetics of the store
    • Assisted with inventory selection 
    • Handled sales promotions and sales events


    Sep 2011 - Present

    Harvard University
    2010 - 2013

    Greendale High School

    Greendale School District Debate Team Recognition



    All of Microsoft Office


    Balsamiq Mockups


    Adobe Premier



    References available upon request.