Master of Innovative Leadership and Entrepreneurship
Western Carolina University | 2021

Bachelor of Fine Arts (Concentration in Design)
University of North Carolina at Greensboro | 2008

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. International Corporate Headquarters
March 2015 – Present | Director of Membership Services

Responsible for strategizing aspects of membership including new member recruitment, membership retention, member reactivation and staff supervision.

Notable Recognition:

  • Developed, designed and successfully distributed chapter profiles, reporting the membership retention, reactivation and recruitment efforts of 500+ chapters
  • Established cohesive brand for internal and external documents

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. International Corporate Headquarters

November 2010 – February 2015 | Membership Services Coordinator

Serve as liaison between International Corporate Headquarters and membership. Provide support for members, regional directors and the Board of Directors of organization. Oversee intake process on all levels Internationally. Conduct research for chapter history using publications and chapter files.

Notable Recognition:

  • Design work distributed and displayed at International conference
  • Instrumental in creating marketing material for staple programs disbursed to membership
  • Created a layout to reformat multiple documents for internal and external use
Kalidescope – Graphic Design and Photography
May 2008 – Present | Freelance Designer

Develop and create visual communication for start up and existing companies. Oversee design and photography projects creating cohesive brands. Communicate directly with clients verbally and written to establish the vision of each project.

Picture Me!
January 2009 – May 2010 | Studio Manager & Lead Photographer

Created a comfortable environment to photograph family heirlooms and special life moments. Maintain accurate and clean records of all daily, weekly, quarterly and annual studio activity. Train and oversee staff internally and on the district level.

Notable Recognition:

  • Consistently managed the #1 studio in the district
  • Received regional recognition for studio success
  • Promoted from Manager-In-Training to Studio Manager within 1 year of employment
Lake Bryn Mawr Camp
May 2008 – August 2008 | Photographer/Web Office Coordinator

Coordinate daily assignments for we office photographers. Problem solve photography/website relations. Photography 374 campers in daily activities (team sports, water activities, arts and crafts and team building activities). Generate reports on office productivity and progress. Coordinate special projects.

Notable Recognition:

  • Formulated a daily tracking system to increase functionality of the web office and overall goal of the staff.

Professional-level design, writing and editing skills. Ability to manage and complete multiple tasks/projects. Public speaking and presentation preparation and execution. Knowledgeable in marketing, branding and design, as they pertain to one another. Strong verbal and written communication.

Adobe Creative Suite: Photoshop, Illustrator, Dreamweaver, InDesign, Flash, Acrobat

Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, PowerPoint