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Resume

Experience

Pensare Acquisition Corp

Off- Cycle Intern

Feb. 2019 - June 2019

New York, NY

I joined Pensare when they first opened their New York City headquarters for a term-time job. ​Working with Pensare is where I discovered my passion for investment banking, specifically Mergers & Acquisitions

My duties included

  • Researching and compiling information on buy-side banks and by picking the best banks, I saved 37% or $67,000,000 in revenue

  • Assisting the leading executives, including the CEO and President with headquarter relocation.

  • Managing technology and furniture vendors

Templum In Flumen

Venue Manager

Dec. 2018 - Nov. 2019

Greensboro, GA

Templum in Flumen is a  destination wedding venue in East Georgia. I joined the initiating team in developing the venue and getting it recognized.

My duties included

  • Managing all social media platforms reaching over 6000 people 

  • Completely revamped venue website quickly gaining traction of clients and event planners (up by 40% in 1 month) which led to 4% increase in revenue

  • Curated magazine advertisement for Savoy Magazine which expanded the venues exposure by bringing over 650 potential clients to the website and generating more than 200 additional Instagram followers in the first week of publication

  • SEO Optimization for venue website

  • Researched similar venues in the area to create competitive and reasonable price lists

  • Created additional content such as magazine articles/segments, listings, and other promotions

  • Conducting venue tours and open houses

Greenberg Traurig

Course Credit Internship

August 2018 - December 2018

I completed this internship to gain my final credits for my Bachelors Degree. 

- SEO Optimization and maintained firms global website along with marketing team

-Held interviews and wrote biographies for new attorneys

-Write and released up to 10 press releases weekly 

-Edited up to 20 press releases daily

-Import data onto various databases

-Conducted market research for business planning

Atlanta, GA

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Michigan State Women's Basketball

Team Manager

August 2016 - August 2018

-Led successful fundraising efforts

-Managed up to 15,000 ticket sales weekly during game season

-Merchandise design and sales

-Conducted at least 3 stadium tours weekly to incoming students or prospective athletes and families

-Developed content for monthly newsletters for donors and crafted other team promo

East Lansing, MI

Greenberg Traurig

Summer Intern

Dec. 2018 - Nov. 2019

Greensboro, GA

Ascension Airlines

Summer Intern

Dec. 2018 - Nov. 2019

Greensboro, GA

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The Juice Box

Operations Intern

Dec. 2018 - Nov. 2019

The Juice Box opened in 2011 as the first drive-thru Spirit shop in Atlanta, GA. The owner intended for this to be a safe place for women to purchase wine or other beverages without having to leave the safety of their car.

Atlanta, GA

Gregory's Boutique

Sales Associate

Dec. 2018 - Nov. 2019

I accompanied the boutique owners during its first year in business on a buying trip to Milan. Not only was this a fruitful learning experience, I was also given a platform to express my vision.

After personally making certain selections from new designers in the OneMilano trade show, sales for the store increased by over $20,000 in the first month.

Atlanta, GA

Education

The Australian National University

Juris Doctor Candidate

July 2019 - Current

Anticipated Completion: 2022

  • Concentration in International Corporate Law and Mergers & Acquisitions Law. 

  • Member of the ANU Finance Society

  • Member of the ANU Law Students Society

  • Participated in Negotiations Tournament prior to Covid-19.

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

Michigan State University

Bachelors Degree

I was able to graduate in an accelerated 3 years by completing completing internships for course credits, taking advantage of the University's study abroad program in Ireland, and enrolling in maximum course units most semesters.

Treasurer of the MSU Pre Law Society

Aug. 2015 - Dec. 2018

East Lansing, Michigan

University of California: Santa Barbara

Summer Semester

May 2014 - Sept. 2014

Santa Barbara, California

Choosing to do a summer semester before my final year of high school was a great way to experience life on college campus so the adjustment to university would be something I was already familiar with. 

While at UCSB I completed 3 Biology credits and 2 English credits.

Holy Spirit Preparatory School

High School Diploma

Aug. 2011 - May 2015

Atlanta, GA

While in high school I redesigned the womens winter uniform, providing a more feminine option for the female students.

To do this, I created 2 alternate options, then gathered a team of supporting 6  students from various grade levels to stand in agreement while I made my presentation to the board of directors.

 

My design was accepted and is still worn by female students today.  

Professional skillset

Proficent in Excel

Editing

Social Media Marketing

SEO Marketing

Leadership / Management Abilities

Creating/Interpreting Balance Sheets

Publications

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