University of Maryland, University College

Master of Science, Management  //  3.67 GPA

August 2014 – May 2016

 

The George Washington University

Bachelor of Science, Biomedical Engineering

Secondary fields in Biophysics and Psychology

August 2008 – May 2012

Quest Diagnostics

March 2013 – April 2016
Biomedical Engineer

Major medical laboratory that analyzes specimens and completes 40,000+ accessions daily

• Organize cross-functional teams among departments for laboratory-wide projects, training, and compliance meetings
• Engage in planning and execution of projects for Lean Six Sigma Green Belt certification
• Produce reports as needed using data collected from laboratory checks, department input, and inspections
• Diagnose the causes of electrical or mechanical malfunctions and failures of designed lab instruments
• Perform calibration of various laboratory equipment and electrical safety checks on all laboratory equipment that uses AC power
• Maintain accurate records of all corrective and preventive maintenance to satisfy licensing requirements
• Revise and update standards of procedure (SOPs) according to federal and private regulatory inspection standards, including FDA, CAP, and New York State

 

The George Washington University, International Services Office

July 2011 – February 2013
Staff Assistant

• Perform file and web management with confidential content using FSA Atlas
• Assist senior staff with workflow and management
• Assist international, non-native English students with issues regarding immigration and schooling
• Maintain up-to-date website and provide on-site computer/IT assistance
• Process, manage, and distribute documents for U.S. Departments of State, Justice, and Homeland Security

 

U.S. General Services Administration

September 2011 – March 2012
Social Media Intern

• Created and presented lectures on social media for government use in engaging various audiences
• Scripted, filmed, and produced multimedia projects for promotion of intra-government challenges and competitions for public
• Researched and implemented best practices in social media, public outreach, and marketing for government agencies
• Attended government agency conferences and assisted with video projects by the GSA

DSTRCT Magazine

January 2016 – Present

Online magazine covering stories in the Washington, DC area and around the world

• Develop and establish organizational structure for magazine
• Recruit staff and delegate tasks across multiple levels of the organization
• Evaluate and assess content created by staff
• Identify and filter potential topics, stories, and spotlights that can be used for web and print
• Develop and maintain website (using WordPress and PHP)
• Photograph and process events covered for stories
• Write, edit, and publish posts on website

InspireDISTRICT, LLC

October 2014 – Present

Online magazine covering stories in the Washington, DC area and around the world

• Develop and establish organizational structure for magazine
• Recruit staff and delegate tasks across multiple levels of the organization
• Evaluate and assess content created by staff
• Identify and filter potential topics, stories, and spotlights that can be used for web and print
• Develop and maintain website (using WordPress and PHP)
• Photograph and process events covered for stories
• Write, edit, and publish posts on website

MIST

September 2011 – Present
National Brand Manager (May 2016 – )
Director of Marketing, DC (April 2012 – April 2016)
Graphic Designer, DC (September 2011 – April 2012)

Non-profit organization that hosts annual competitions for high school-aged youth //
Former Graphic Designer and Director of Marketing

• Direct organization’s branding policy, including marketing procedures, best practices, and outreach efforts in order to best engage target audiences and meet organizational objectives
• Gather analytics (including social media followers, engagement rates, email open and click-through rates, and Google Analytics) to optimize campaign targeting tactics and identify potential problems and opportunities with organization processes, logistics, and structure
• Lead team of marketing members in various campaigns while tracking each member’s progress and milestones
• Creating long-range editorial calendars to identify timely pushes, thematic campaigns, and posting dates per content platform
• Provide technological solutions to address different aspects of annual tournament (i.e. registration, scoring, etc.)
• Track analytics to better strategize marketing efforts through various platforms, including social media and email lists
• Collaborate with venue owners, sponsors, and other committee heads regarding logistics behind event-planning
• Lead efforts in staff recruitment, including screening, interviewing, and training new team members
• Establish and adjust organizational structure based on growth, enabling divisions based on function, high efficacy, and retention
• Write, edit, photograph, produce, and optimize content including social media posts (Facebook, Twitter, Snapchat, Instagram), email newsletters, and other content marketing tools
• Handle Facebook Business Manager and Ads Manager for all affiliated pages

 

WRGW District Radio

August 2008 – May 2012
Business Director (May 2011 – May 2012)
Assistant Promotions Director (May 2009 – May 2010)
Disc Jockey, News Reporter (August 2008 – May 2010)

University-based radio station which hosts daily music, sports, and talk shows, and semi-annual concerts

• Managed an operating budget of over $50,000, allocating it to station improvement projects, major events, equipment investment, and fundraising
• Organized and promoted events organized in the DC metro area, garnering several thousand attendees and securing sponsorship from major companies and organizations
• Trained interns and new members in on-air etiquette and sound equipment usage
• Coordinated station members in day-to-day station management and customer service
• Conducted interviews with musicians and musical groups through cooperation with music labels, tour managers, and public figures
• Researched, wrote, and reported news pieces in AP style on air

EEG Alarm Clock

January 2011 – May 2012

Product designed to serve as an alarm clock that triggers based on sleep cycle via brain waves

• Designed and assembled circuit layout for implementation of intermediate and final product for general usage
• Maintained descriptive and detailed documentation of design process for re-creation by a third party
• Presented and defended theory to team of engineers and doctors through presentations, papers, and demonstrations
• Researched and reviewed patents and schematics of related products used for the theory in building final project

Experience

• Team Leadership
• Change Management
• Copywriting
• Risk Assessment
• Technical Documentation
• Organizational Development
• Data Analysis
• Blogging
• Editing
• Email Marketing

Computer Languages

• C
• HTML
• CSS
• SQL
• Python
• Swift

Content Management Systems

• Joomla!
• Drupal
• WordPress
• PHPNuke
• Invision Power Board
• FSA Atlas
• Community Synergy
• ListMessenger
• MailChimp
• Constant Contact

Software

• Adobe Creative Suite (Photoshop, Lightroom, Illustrator, Premiere, After Effects)
• Final Cut Pro
• Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
• ORCAD
• XCode
• Multisim/Ultiboard
• LabVIEW
• MATLAB