EDUCATION
BACHELOR OF SCIENCE
APPAREL & MERCHANDISING B.S.

Colorado State University
May 2007
Concentration in Merchandising
Secretary of the Women’s Water Polo Club
SKILLS
Creativity
Resource Management
Team Leadership
Accountability
Customer Service
Improving Efficiency
Project Planning
Attention to Detail
TECHNICAL SKILLS
Microsoft Word
Microsoft Excel
Microsoft Outlook
Microsoft Access
Adobe Illustrator
Adobe Photoshop
Adobe Lightroom
Adobe InDesign
Basic Website Development
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
REGIONAL TERRITORY ASSISTANT SALES MANAGER
Sherpani     February 2018 – Present
Manage wholesale accounts in multiple territories across the United States
Design and implement a strategic sales plan that expands our wholesale customer base and ensures a strong presence in the outdoor and fashion industries
VISUAL MERCHANDISING AND RETAIL GURU
Arbor Anglers     April 2018 – Present
Present merchandise so customers want to buy more than aniticipated
Educate customers about things they didn't know they needed to know to make them happier on the river
STORE MANAGER
Ibex Outdoor Clothing     June 2017 – February 2018
Maximized productivity and business development through high levels of customer service with a coaching approach to staff training and development
Planned the store’s assortment and increased sales by 13%
Planned and executed in- and out-of-store events to increase customer engagement and create relationships with core groups and businesses within the community
Implemented new Netsuite POS system and worked with Netsuite to troubleshoot and solve companywide issues
LICENSED ASSISTANT/MARKETING DIRECTOR
Colorado Commercial Companies     March 2012 – June 2017
Created inbound and outbound marketing strategies and content and maintained prospect lists at all customer stages
Leveraged automation platforms to create more effective, streamlined and unified content across all marketing channels
Built custom websites with project-specific photography and videography
Generate new, creative marketing ideas and events to drive awareness, increase showings and obtain new listings
STOCK SUPERVISOR
The North Face     November 2010 – March 2012
Receiving, shipping and auditing all incoming and outgoing merchandise
Member of management teamInteracted with customers to assess needs and wants to enhance customer satisfaction after purchase
Exceeded sales goals by 17% for 10 consecutive months
ASSISTANT MANAGER AT BRECKENRIDGE SPORTS
Specialty Sports Venture, LLC     September 2008 – April 2010
Managed 15+ employees in a fast-paced retail and ski and snowboard rental environment
Recruited and trained incoming seasonal staff for 12 Breckenridge Sports stores
SALES ASSOCIATE/VISUAL MERCHANDISER
Outpost Sunsport     August 2006 – September 2008
Completed 12-week internship as a Buyer’s Assistant
Created and marketed special events via email, websites and direct advertising resulting in increased ticket sales for special events
Developed and implemented product promotional mixes with vendors, which increased over all sales by 6%
MANAGER OF SPECIAL PROJECTS
Pedersen Toyota Scion Volvo     September 2005 – June 2007
Took on and managed multiple projects to successfully increase productivity by department
Led and supported initiatives in event planning, community relations and various office services
VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
DENVER LEAD MENTOR
The Mayfly Project    March 2017 – Present
Mentor youth in the foster care system through fly fishing
BOARD MEMBER - SOCIAL MEDIA AND CREATIVE COORDINATOR
The Greenbacks – Colorado Trout Unlimited    May 2016 – Present
Plan and create content for social media accounts
Plan, fundraise, and execute monthly fly tying events at local breweries
Participate and assist in promoting youth mentorship and conservation
SKI/SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR
National Sports Center for the Disabled    October 2012 – March 2013
Taught lessons, set up courses for the competitions, helped students with their adaptive equipment and assisted with fundraising events
CASE MANAGEMENT/EVENT COORDINATION
Howard Dental Center    October 2010 – March 2012
Assisted Case Manager in making sure all patient files were complete as well as developing a spreadsheet to streamline case management
YOUTH MENTOR/SNOWBOARD INSTRUCTOR
Snowboard Outreach Society    February 2007
Developed Relationships with at-risk youth through snowboarding to promote character education

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