Seasonal Event Coordinator (June 2012 - October 2012)
Art Night Under the Bridge, Louisville, KY, USA
Book artists and entertainment. Manage business and financial affairs for clients, such as selling tickets, directing marketing and advertising activities. Collect fees, commissions, or other payments. Coordinate activities of departments, such as sales, graphic arts, media, finance, and research. Gather and organize information to plan advertising campaigns. Direct, motivate and monitor the mobilization of a campaign team to advance campaign goals. Plan and execute advertising policies. Coordinate with the media to disseminate advertising. Making Microsoft Excel spreadsheets to organize artists€™ information.
Purchased material for making hula hoops. Instructed in making of hula hoops. Arranged advertising and marketing campaigns. Ensured that clients had the best fitness experience possible. Supervised and coordinated hula hoop lessons for adults and children. Lesson planning and execution.
Part-Time Fashion History Lecturer (August 2010 - March 2011)
Esmod Fashion School, Ebisu, Tokyo, Japan
Initiate, facilitate and moderate classroom discussions. Evaluate and grade students' class work, assignments and papers. Prepare course materials such as syllabi, homework assignments and handouts. Maintain student attendance records, grades and other required records. Plan, evaluate and revise curricula, course content, course materials and methods of instruction. Conduct research in a particular field of knowledge and publish findings in professional journals, books or electronic media. Act as advisers to student organizations. Keep abreast of developments in the field by reading current literature, talking with colleagues and participating in professional conferences. Building, refining and presenting lectures using Microsoft PowerPoint.
Assistant Head Teacher (March 2010 - March 2011)
Griffon Academy , Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
Instruct students individually and in groups, adapting teaching methods to meet students' varying needs and interests in academics including arts and crafts. Provide a variety of supplies and resources for children to explore, manipulate, and use, both in learning activities and in imaginative play both academically and in arts and crafts. Prepare materials, classrooms, and other indoor and outdoor spaces to facilitate creative play, learning and motor-skill activities, and safety. Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental, and social development such as games, arts and crafts, music, and storytelling. Confer with parents or guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
University of Cincinnati, 2008, Cincinnati
Asia Studies, BA
Graduated with a BA in Asia Studies with a focus in Japanese studies and Art History.
Nagoya University of Foreign Studies, Study Abroad, Nagoya
Japanese Language and Culture, Study Abroad
Received full scholarship to study in Japan for one year from the Japanese government.
The American University in Dubai, Study Abroad, Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Arab Language and Culture, Study Abroad
Received a full scholarship from the William Jefferson Clinton Foundation to study at the American University in Dubai for one semester.