EDUCATION Parsons School of Design, New York, NY
Certificate in Graphic Design (2008-2010) Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) Providence, RI
Masters of Landscape Architecture Program Course Work (2007-08) Mount Holyoke College (MHC) South Hadley, MA (2001-2005)
Semester in Study in Siena, Siena Italy (2004)
Bachelor of Arts, Combined Art History/Studio Art, GPA 3.6
SKILLS Computers: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Dreamweaver, Quark Express, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word. Languages: Conversational Spanish and Italian.
EXPERIENCE Mount Holyoke College Class of 2005 Board – (August 2010 – Present)
Website Coordinator: Gather information on lass to share in a blog. Manage the blog format to be user friendly and have access to polls, links, and contacting other class board members.
American Sephardi Federation – (September 2009 – March 2010)
Intern: Contacted media outlets with information about upcoming events, contacted people and organizations to help promote events, kept databases, prepared mailings, participated day of events: greeted guests, sold books and other activities.
Vernon Woods Co-Op – Mount Vernon, NY (May – July 2009)
Temporary Assistant Property Manager: Copy edited the co-op newsletter and took photos for the web site. Reorganized files on the residents. Reviewed and created Excel Spread sheets on Co-op campus activity. Answered the phone, filled out work orders for repairs needed in apartment, and wrote letters explaining to tenants. Landgarden Landscape Architects – New York, NY, (September 2006 – February 2007)
Intern: Drew plans based on gardens visited and learned how to highlight the technical aspects of a plan. Helped move offices, kept inventory of their samples, catalogues and issues of Landscape Architecture.
Museum of Art and Design - New York, NY, (May - July 2003)
Intern: Researched and wrote biographies for the collections committee. Web researched potential sponsors’ histories and requirements for the capital campaign and assisted reorganizing the library.
Planned Parenthood New York City – New York, NY July 2008 – Present
Phone banked during 2008 elections, stood as a clinic escort, manned tables for special events.
Central Park Conservancy – New York, NY June 2006 – Present
Various gardening. Taking surveys of park and playground users. Supervised children at special events.
Awards and Accolades
Ruth Warfell Prize- Mount Holyoke College 2005