March 2018 - Present (1 years 5 months)
Creative Economy Educator + Principal Designer
Urban League Of Eastern Massachusetts
Roxbury Massachusetts United States
Developed a sixteen (16) week workforce development training course for adults, that lays the foundation for a career in the creative economy in Massachusetts. DiGiUL training specifically focuses on the field of graphic design, brand management, and digital marketing. Upon completion of the course, the adults are workforce ready for entry-level position in-house dept. or a small design studio.
January 2013 - December 2016 (3 years 11 months)
Boston Massachusetts United States
Writing Literature & Publishing Dept. 2013–Present Print Publishing Design and Adobe software classes to undergraduate students at Emerson College. Beginning through advanced techniques. Also worked to integrate new developments and innovations in Adobe technologies into core curriculum — currently working on curriculum for an E-Pub and mobile applications class for undergraduate students.
September 2000 - May 2004 (3 years 8 months)
Senior Staff and Instructor at Student Union Craft Center
University Of Massachusetts
Amherst Massachusetts United States
Develop and teach weekly classes for University students, staff and faculty, plan and implement annual fundraising events, develop and implement marketing strategies and informational displays to promote continued customer interest, lead weekly staff meetings, actively participate in staff development and training, manage craft center in absence of senior supervisor.