Resume

Infectious enthusiasm for art and learning, dynamic team leader; able to bring energy, enthusiasm, and humor to motivate team members to achieve potential and meet objectives. Creative, resourceful and flexible, able to adapt to changing priorities and maintain a positive attitude and strong work ethic.

Success Coach — Mission: St. Louis – Beyond School AmeriCorps Program

St. Louis, Missouri – August 2020-Present

- Serve 3rd-8th grade students in the out of school hours during the Beyond School Program.

- Support students with individualized academic support, social-emotional learning lessons, community service learning and enrichment experiences

- Focus on mentoring students and building relationships with students, their families and their teachers.

ESL Teacher – VIPKid, QKids, ZebraEnglish

Online – April 2020-Present

- Teach ESL to Chinese students for 20-40 hours a week.

- Provide timely written feedback to students and their parents on coursework and progress.

DJ - Complete Weddings and Events

St. Louis, Missouri -- July 2020- present

- Work face-to-face with customers to maintain excellent customer service.

- Host professional events such as banquets, wedding receptions and corporate parties

- Market myself and the business to develop my customer base and maintain company reputation.

Peace Corps Volunteer — United States Peace Corps

Samut Songkhram, Thailand — January 2018-March 2020

- Led and trained the development of programs, and curriculum through analyzing and synthesizing education data which was utilized to teach over 20 hours a week in three schools to students ages 6-18.

- Built and sustained effective partnerships between 500 students and the local Thai government office, three schools and health clinic to facilitate successful program implementation and empower stakeholders to achieve meaningful educational programs. 

- Served as a resource for equipping Thai youth by systematically identifying critical issues impacting a successful lifestyle and working with stakeholders to enhance ability to overcome potential obstacles. 

- Developed individually and assisted on multiple grants for sustainable programs on topics ranging from academic success to youth leadership.

Crew Member — HungerU

St. Louis, MO— October 2017

- Research and reported on hunger and food security in America.

- Toured nationally, educating high school and college students on sustainable developments in food security.

Drama Instructor — Arts Share

Iowa City, IA—August 2017-May 2017

- Provided administrative support throughout the programming process by preparing materials, organizing schools and communicating with stakeholders.

- Develop curriculum with instructors to teach at nine middle and high schools across the state of Iowa.

Resident Assistant — University of Iowa Housing

Iowa City, IA—January 2015-May 2016

- Identified obstacles in career success and shared lessons learned for knowledge development and capacity development to improve chances of success within the college.

- Served as a positive role model by promoting an environment that encourages consideration, academic success, privacy, cooperation, and community development.

Education

Bachelors Theatre Arts— University of Iowa — May 2017

  • Certificate in Arts Entrepreneurship

TESOL Certification -- University of Arizona -- April 2019