Work History

Work History
Feb 2009 - Dec 2012

Art Gallery Owner/ Curator/Exhibition Director & Chief Executive Officer

Still Point Gallery & Photo Studios - Pleasant Hill & Martinez CA
  • Planned gallery layout & managed operations, installations, & exhibit schedules
  • Designed & constructed multi-functioning furnishings & fixtures
  • Created alluring displays with refined use of colors, textures & lighting 
  • Organized, advertized & lead monthly events & classes
  • Established professional relationships with customers, artists & industry professionals
  • Gained loyal customers by providing proficient, personalized service based on integrity, sincerity & positive mind set
  • Inventoried all artwork & merchandise in computer data base & managed all business related accounts & bookkeeping
Apr 1999 - Feb 2009

Interior Decorator / Design & Color Consulting Specialist

Fusion Design Interior Decorating- Pleasant Hill CA
  • Assisted clients with all planning & purchasing for entire scope of residental & business interior makeovers
  • Created contracts & documents detailing the steps, stages & schedules insuring satisfaction & timely completion
  • Managed project budgets & negotiated service agreements with contractors & merchants 
  • Designed & built company website, email & all forms for detailed record keeping & organized reports
  • Conducted bi-weekly meetings between clients, contractors, and  merchants enhansing customer experience, trust & confidence
  • Set up & maintained all detailed bookkeeping, billing & invoicing

Education

Education
Jun 2012 - Present

Bachelors Degree in Metaphysics

University of Metaphysical Sciences- Sedona AZ

Specializing in the study of the environment energetic/ frequency dynamics when applying the principals of color theory & other metaphysical factors & how this relates to human emotions, healing & ones sense of beauty. In-depth study of the subconscious mind & how it shapes choices, behaviors, thoughts & actions, that forms preferences, beliefs & values. All of the courses & materials bring a greater awareness & understanding of human nature, spirituality & how perceptions of experience & environments greatly contribute to the value of life.

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2006 - Aug 2008

DANA CPD Certification

Decorators Alliance of North America
Styles of decorating & design. Home & office organizing. Furniture & furniture placement for home & business. Design & decorating trends. Time management, marketing & communication. Textiles, patterns, materials & fabrics. Colors, shades & lighting. Composition, design, furnishings, hardware & fixtures. Wall coverings, window treatments & flooring. Accessories, art & bringing it all together.