San Antonio, TX (Sept 2020-Present)
Conservation Programs Specialist (5/22-Present): Manage conservation and adult education programming. Facilitate relationship between plants and people through research, writing, program development, and interpretation.
Conservation and Volunteer Programs Specialist (9/20-5/22): Managed conservation programs & volunteers through GivePulse system.College Park, MD (Aug 2018-Sept 2020)
Editor & Content Manager (5/20-8/20): Operations, website management, and development of “David C. Driskell Papers” online archival exhibition celebrating the legacy of Prof. Driskell.
Graduate Assistant (8/18-5/20): Office administration, staff management, website management, student engagement, and development. Completion of 6 art exhibitions and planning future exhibitions. Baltimore, MD (March 2016-Aug 2018)
New Roots Specialist: Managed branch of a refugee health program. Ran urban gardens, managed farmers’ market partnerships, programming (mental health, nutrition), and grant development. Managed part-time staff and extensive, highly rated, internship program.San Rafael, CA (June 2015 – March 2016)
Business Development Manager: Office operations, media production, assisting CEO; my focus was museum collaboration and development.
Scanning Technician: Editing 3D data in GeoMagic Studio for 3D printing, reverse engineering, digital use, etc. Lagunitas, CA (Dec 2014 – April 2015)
Tea Associate: Chinese tea import and distribution company with education, purchasing, marketing, packaging, and tea tasting/analysis. Rensselaerville, NY (June- Aug 2014)
Residential Coordinator and Field Teaching Assistant: Supervised High School Ecological Research camp.
Research Assistant: Surveyed deer exclosures for the Environmental Monitoring and Management Alliance. Bronx, NY - Ruth Rea Howell Family Garden (Mar-Nov 2013)
Gardening Workshop Instructor: Maintenance, education, and program development of an urban educational vegetable garden.
Dig, Plant, Grow Instructor: Developed programs and guided families through garden activities. Bronx, NY - Wild Medicine Exhibition (May-Sept 2013)
Public Education Interpretive Station Intern: Planner and interpreter for conservatory ethnobotanical exhibit.