Resume

Experience

Wellness Institute

Norwalk, CT

Assistant to the Office Manager 
March 2018 – Present

Intern
January 2017 – February 2018

Assistance with front office and clerical tasks. Observation and general assistance with cutting-edge alternative energy medicine therapies and technologies.

Responsibilities:

  • Learning facilitation of Bemer physical vascular therapy
  • Learning facilitation of Ondamed® PEMF therapy
  • Front desk and reception
  • Patient processing
  • Receiving, stocking, and inventory management
  • Marketing and advertising consulting and coordination
  • Organizational consulting
  • Technology processes consulting

Connect Flow Enhance

Fairfield County, CT

COO, CPIO
September 2015 – November 2017

Co-Founder of media production, marketing, and publishing company in the energy, alternative, and complementary medicine niche.

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Selected responsibilities:

  • General operational oversight
  • Business process design
  • Strategic planning
  • Information technology coordination
  • Vendor research and communication
  • Marketing design and execution
  • Networking

Independent contracting showman

Connecticut & New York

Games Manager
April 2013 – October 2017

Game Operator
October 2006 – April 2013

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Responsibilities:

  • On-site management, business operation logistics, and customer service
  • Operation of carnival games (customers of all ages, children and adults)
  • Daily setup and maintenance of carnival games
  • Stock inventory and restock preparation
  • Trailer teardown and road tow-ready preparation
  • Turning frowns upside-down

Outer Island Research & Education

New Haven, CT & Branford, CT

Webmaster & Internet Consultant
March 2014 – February 2016

Website Redesign Consultant
October 2013 – March 2014

Website coordination for marine biology research and education non-profit organization.

Featured accomplishment: Outer Island aerial tour video (post-production)

Additional accomplishments:

  • Implemented content management system, replacing static HTML website
  • Consolidated extraneous and repetitive content
  • Proposed and implemented new streamlined visitor scheduling system

Creative freelance

Connecticut & New York

September 2007 – February 2016

Produced video, web, and print projects for a broad range of clients. Also offered marketing and creative consulting.

Client pool sample:

  • Business etiquette consultant
  • Fashion designer
  • Independent musician
  • Independent film company
  • Online clothing retailer

Very Special Thoughts

New Haven, CT

Creative Director,
Co-Director of Innovation

February 2015 – September 2015

Creative Director,
Digital Marketing Director,

March 2014 – February 2015

Art Director,
August 2013 – March 2014

Graphic Designer,
October 2012 – August 2013

Oversight, management, planning, and production of a diverse set of visionary creative and artistic projects and ventures.

Featured project: Kathleen Starling Promo

Sample of other projects:

  • Labyrinths to Serenity: The Game teaser 
  • Wings 

SCSU Division of Institutional Advancement

New Haven, CT

Graphic & Web Designer for Annual Giving
May 2015 – August 2015

Annual Giving Creative Team Coordinator
January 2015 – May 2015

Annual Giving Team Design Intern
June 2014 – December 2014

Student Worker
January 2013 – June 2014

Design and marketing work, and event planning and management for Southern Connecticut State University's annual giving programs.

Featured accomplishment: Creative direction and production for branding of internal campus Faculty and Staff "HOOT Campaign" annual giving program

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Other responsibilities and accomplishments:

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Connecticut & New York

Disc Jockey
Master of Ceremony

March 2007 – July 2015

Mobile party and event DJ and MC, "jukebox DJ" niche.

SCSU Department of Music

New Haven, CT

Student Worker, Internet Presence
January 2014 – December 2014

Student Worker, Electronic Music Studio
September 2011 – December 2013

Student assistant and worker for Southern Connecticut State University's music department.

Responsibilities and accomplishments:

  • Helped set up new recording and electronic music studio
  • Oversaw open studio hours in electronic music studio
  • Assistant to instructors during classes in electronic music studio
  • Department website updating and maintenance

Education & Certification

RP Qigong Professional Healer Training (2017)

The Omega Institute for Holistic Studies, Rhinebeck, NY

Small Business Development Academy (2016)

Greater Norwalk Chamber of Commerce, Norwalk, CT

Bachelor of Art (2014)

Music
Music Theory and Composition, Electronic and Recording Studio Theory
Magna cum laude
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT

Bachelor of Science (2014)

Studio Art
Graphic Design
Magna cum laude
Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT

Skills

Interpersonal

  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Communication
  • Listening

Intrapersonal

  • Curious
  • Philomathic
  • Motivated
  • Self-aware

Creative

  • Innovation
  • Process design
  • Organizational design
  • Information design

Languages

  • American English (fluent)
  • Swiss German (fluent)
  • German (proficient)
  • Guacamole & Mango Sauce (tacos)

Technology

  • Adobe® Creative Cloud
  • WordPress
  • Mac OS
  • Google Drive

But most importantly

  • Biophilia
  • Unintentional rhyming
  • Bad jokes
  • Eating the cake at Savor

Interests

Ancient medicine

Art

The beach and ocean

The food at Savor (please tell Rex and Val I say hi!)

Consciousness

Creative problem solving

The depths of existence

Food (I'd try most things once)

Human nature and the human experience

Innovation

Medical Qigong

Meditation

Music

Natural medicine

Nature and being outdoors

Personal growth & development

Philosophy

The road less traveled

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Traveling

Watching the sunset

...among others