Berea College (Berea, KY): B.A. Art Studio and Communication, German minor (May 2017)

University of Arkansas (Fayetteville, AR): pursing M.A. in Communication

AmeriCorps Member Bridge Builder Specialist (BRIDGES USA): Fall 2017-present

  • Facilitated youth workshops and discussion about communication, leadership, & SEL
  • Created curriculum for promoting positive self-image through a dance workshop
  • Supervised groups climbing on the Rock Wall and Indoor obstacle course

Special Events and Production Intern (Good Show LLC): Fall 2017-present

  • Assisted with the American Heart Association Ball of the Mid-South (2018), the National Civil Rights Museum (NCRM)’s Freedom Awards (2017) and NCRM’s MLK 50 Event (2018)
  • Collected stock photos of Memphis Landmarks for clients

Community Center Art Instructor (Memphis Gunned Down): Summer 2017

  • Developed an 8-week curriculum for art instruction within the community
  • Lead up to 40 people in art and craft projects per night for three-hour sessions

Event Planning Intern (BRIDGES USA): Spring 2017- Fall 2017

  • Created promotional material for YOUnified 2017 (Summer Youth Festival)
  • Coordinated 30 community partners in a Community Action Fair
  • Created and maintained BRIDGES’ Social Media content to promote YOUnified 2017

Teaching Assistant and Peer Leader (Berea College): Summer 2015 – Spring 2017

  • Assisted professors with course materials for Writing Seminars 1 & 2
  • Led class discussions in absence of the professor, developed teaching materials, prepared and administered exams, and graded examinations and papers
  • Consulted with students on writing and discussion assignments
  • Facilitated weekly labor meetings for TAPL Students
  • Organized freshman orientation information and corresponded with students and their family members. Also mentored 44 first year students. Created questionnaires and analyzed responses to improve the Berea College’s First Year Experience.