Selected Experience

BUSINESS OWNER 

CANI Dog Walking Co. | Houston, TX | 2014 - 2020

  • Founded the first GPS-based pet care service in the city of Houston.

  • Consistent onboarding and training resulted in 96% customer retention for six years.

  • Performed all duties of running a small business, including financial planning, recruiting, training, customer success, copywriting, and marketing.

RESEARCHER | CONSULTANT

Freelance | 2011 - Present​

 

  • Research consultant for upcoming publication Star Base: The Story of SpaceX's First Step To Mars In Pictures.

 

  • Cultural research consultant for Carina Press author Chencia C. Higgins 2022 release.

  • Acquired several grants for ongoing research projects surveying the Women's Land Art Movement.

  • Topic research and production for several independent podcasts: Whiskey Women, RDQI, Wine & Pour Decisions, and more.

ARCHIVIST TEAM LEAD 

Canon Inc. Business Process Services | Houston, TX | 2012 - 2014

  • Determined preservation and migration plans for historical records as liaison for Canon Inc., legal team, and Fortune 500 client.

  • Building strategic plans, timelines, writing reports, and gauging performance metrics to project goals.

  • Reviewed public records, classified documents, and research to create metadata for digital databases.

  • Team lead - met team goals by implementing realistic project deadlines and fostering camaraderie.

ARCHIVAL ASSISTANT

W.R.J. Architecture, Design & Art Library | Houston, TX | 2011 - 2012

  • Digitization Specialist maintained Archives & Special Collections.

  • Processed and preserved archival resources in accordance with professional standards.

  • Assisted librarians and faculty in research while streamlining online art archive offerings.

Education 

Bachelor of Fine Art | 2011 

SCULPTURE (magna cum laude)

Minor: ART HISTORY

UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON

A few of my skills

 

Adobe Creative Suite 

Art Handling 

Basecamp, Asana, Slack

Business Management

Copywriting

Client Relations

Customer Success

Database Maintenance

Design

Exhibition Planning

Event Planning 

Excel

G Suite

Google Ads

Hootsuite

Light Coding (HTML/CSS)

Mac OS/PC Systems

Microsoft Office Suite/ MS Teams

Problem-solving

Research 

Records Management

Travel Planning 

Team Leadership

 

Hobbies

 

Learning string instruments 🎻✨