Professional Experience:

Community Organizer/President-Trans Empowerment Project

June 2016-current

Organizing events and community driven projects to help create a safer environment for the transgender community, of Knoxville. Projects so far, include clothing swaps, creating educational programs, identifying and securing trans positive resources, while partnering with various other organizations also working toward equality. Created a safe space initiative called #protectKnoxville.

Travel Pro-World Travel Holdings  

October 2015-Current

Answering inbound Sales & Customer Service calls received for 18+ domains through parent company.  Sold over $250k in vacations within the first 90 days after training.  Currently averaging $100k in vacation bookings/month.

Marketing Manager-Smoky Mountain Media Group

September 2012-October 2015

Launched and branded numerous clients across a variety of industries.  Consulting services include digital marketing strategies, web design, promotional content creation, SEO, and social media management..

Sr. Web Producer- JTV.com

June 2013-May 2014                        

Managed a team of designers, photographers, and developers to oversee the conception to completion life cycle for comprehensive online marketing strategies

Director of IT & Marketing-Global Standard Industries

July 2010-October 2012

Worked directly with CEO to launch global finance company. Acted as solo web designer, graphic designer, trainer, and brand strategist while company underwent growth.

Site Owner/Promoter- HomeGrownZine.com        

September 2009-October 2011

Developed company spotlighting artists and entertainers while establishing a sense of community for locals. 

Worked with area bars, clubs, and organizations on bookings and promotions for events.

Skills:

Wordpress            Sales

Adobe Photoshop                Adobe Dreamweaver

Adobe Illustrator                        Adobe Acrobat

GarageBand                        eEuclid

MailChimp                        Constant Contact

Sertona                                Project Management

Gimp                                Microsoft Office Suite

Google Docs                        Google Forms

Demandware                        Adobe Omniture

Google Analytics                        Inbound Marketing

Brand Development                Brand Management

iMovie                                Fundraising

iPhoto                                Community Activism

HTML                                CSS

JavaScript                        Promotions Management

Education:

Full Sail University                            2016-current

Pursuing a BA in Graphic Design

Full Sail University                                     2015-2016 Media & Communication Certificate

Google Engage Program                                                  September 2013

Google Adsense and Adwords Certification

Full Sail University                                                     2011-2012

Took coursework toward a degree in Entertainment Business

Strayer University                              2008-2010

Completed coursework toward a degree in Marketing

Personal Achievements: