Advertising, branding, social media, public relations, journalism, graphic design, technology, project management, account management, diversity, gender studies, human relations, communications, sociology, philosophy, psychology
Freelance Marketing Consultant
My work experience taught me to balance and excel in a variety of job functions and adapt with my demands of the job and clients. In 10 years I want to own my own consulting agency that specializes in marketing strategy consulting and branding, working primarily with nonprofit organizations and charities.
"You have within you the strength, the patience and the passion to reach for the stars and change the world." -Harriet Tubman
DREAM JOB: Somewhere where I can really see creativity come alive with a great team. Building work that not only matters, but helps change the world around me. For the better.
February 2014 — May 2015
Valvora is a recently-launched SaaS marketplace that provides innovative technology solutions, like App Station, designed to make your business better. Valvora App Station is a customizable web-based enterprise solution that allows you to securely distribute public and privately-developed apps. All from a customizable platform for your business.
RSM US LLP
June 2015 — November 2015
January 2014 — Present
Currently a creative marketing intern for PS Technology, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Union Pacific Corporation. My responsibilities include project management, print graphic design, creative direction, illustration, branding, social media content management and production management.
January 2014 — Present
At Union Pacific, I serve as a creative marketing intern for the subsidiary, PS Technology. I basically serve as their in-house ad agency, with functions ranging from branding and strategic planning to print design to video creation.
January 2013 — December 2013
I served as the receptionist and office assistant for the Omaha office at Bailey Lauerman. My duties and responsibilities included basic clerical tasks such as filing, doing expense reports and POs, copying, faxing, etc. I was also responsible for prepping client meetings, greeting guests, answering phones, and operating a multi-line switchboard manually and electronically. I monitored and update schedules for all employees on a daily basis while I scheduled meetings, arranged catering and client gifts and arranged delivery art and other materials via a variety of shipping and courier services.
My duties expounded over time to include general research for various projects, travel arrangements, award entries, trafficking new jobs, and ordering office supplies biweekly.
After giving a presentation on the corporate apartment options in the downtown area, I became the manager for the company's first and built a streamlined web-based reservation system.
April 2013 — July 2013
I assisted the senior project managers and account executives as needed. My performance was evaluated on four key areas: strong relationships; effective workflow management; attention to detail/accuracy of the work; and most importantly assisting in the creation of killer creative genius.
In addition to that I served as the office assistant and receptionist with responsibilities that included answering telephones, greeting visitors, proofing, typing, scheduling, ordering office supplies, researching projects as needed, etc.
University of Nebraska at Omaha
Black Studies, Communications and Spanish