East Hartford, CT
I oversee the transfer process for the college. I positively impact the student experience, build strong relationships with students, faculty, and staff, and help the college with retention and accurate record keeping. I also work closely with the Director of Institutional Effectiveness to research and implement ne...
"Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of others' opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition." -Steve Jobs
History, music, dance, and international travel.
I would love to be involved with the arts: museums, performing arts centers, or theaters. I believe that the arts are essential; they have the power to inspire and uplift all people.
North American Dance Academy
April 2012 — Present
Private lesson and group class instructor. Currently training to teach American Smooth and Rhythm and International Ballroom and Latin, using the ISTD syllbus.
March 2011 — Present
Currently working with students, planning courses of study and evaluating transcripts for transfer credit.
Interacting with department chairs and program directors to determine validity of transfer.
Managing TES, a database for college course listings.
Training new employees on transfer policies.
Creating standard operating procedures and transfer manuals.
Attending conferences for professional development.
Connecticut Historical Society
February 2010 — Present
Conducted research and data entry for the Coordinator of Volunteers and Statistics
Edited official documents, i.e. catalogs, meeting minutes, and monthly reports
North American Dance Academy
April 2012 — February 2013
Front desk duties include:
-Answering and returning telephone calls
-Responding to e-mails
-Clean-up of the studio
-Advertising for events
-Writing press releases and other documents related to the business
-Handling student payments and keeping track of balances
Office of Finance Assistant
July 2007 — February 2011
Kept detailed financial records for the college accounts and reconciled student accounts
Mercy High School
May 2010 — June 2010
Established positive rapport with students
Maintained effective classroom environment
Assessed student work
Tutored students one-on-one to assist with language skills
University of Delaware, Morris Library
September 2009 — February 2010
Processed a large collection of material related to the Rockwood Estate
January 2009 — May 2009
Conducted primary research through Internet databases and worked on various academic tasks.
University of Pennsylvania
June 2008 — June 2008
Researched music in the American early republic by accessing primary documents in several archives, including Historical Society of Pennsylvania and the Library of Congress
M.A., American Studies