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Resume

Experience

Navigation Capital Partners

Associate

May 2021 - October 2021

Atlanta, GA

Navigation Capital Partners is a private equity firm that recently shifted toward solely focusing on SPAC operations. I joined as a Summer Associate, and was asked to extend my term after 1 month.

Responsibilites:

  • Responsible for creating weekly SPAC market update; identifying trends, conducting analysis on pre-IPO deals, announced business combinations, and se-SPAC's daily

  • Reviewing term sheets and submitting commentary to top law firms including DLA Piper and Greenberg Traurig, LLC.

  • Assisted in creation of underwriter and investor decks for internal SPACs

  • Used Pitchbook and SPAC Research to compile personal insight and due diligence into analytical reports to present to managing partners

  • Attended underwriter pitches with global top banks including Bank of America and Goldman Sachs. 

Pensare Acquisition Corp.

Off- Cycle Intern

Feb. 2019 - June 2019

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

Responsibilities: 

  • Researching and compiling information on buy-side banks and through my findings, 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

  • something about donating extra tech parts

New York, NY

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 founding team in developing the venue and aided in gaining recognition from potential clients and event planners.

Responsibilities:

  • Managing all social media platforms including Wedding Wire, Instagram, LinkedIn, Facebook, and The Knot, 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

Fall Internship

August 2018 - December 2018

New York, NY

I completed this internship to gain my final credits for my Bachelors Degree. I worked in the firms marketing department, closely with the head of the division.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Worked on SEO optimization of published press releases and maintained firms global website along with marketing team

  • Held interviews and wrote biographies for new attorneys

  • Wrote and released up to 10 press releases weekly 

  • Edited up to 20 press releases daily

  • Imported data onto various databases

  • Conducted market research for business planning

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Michigan State Women's Basketball

Team Manager

Sept. 2016 - Aug. 2018

Worked as one of 3 team managers for the Michigan State Women's Basketball team, including working closely with the Head Coach and her Administrative Assistant.

East Lansing, MI

  • Led successful fundraising campaigns

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

  • Coordinated merchandise design and sales

  • Conducted at stadium and facility tours weekly to incoming students, donors, and prospective athletes with their families

  • Developed content for monthly newsletters, personalized holiday cards, and crafted other team promotional material

  • Answered the phones for all 4 team coaches

  • Handled food deliveries for practice and post game meals

Greenberg Traurig

Summer Intern

May. 2017 - Sept. 2017

Atlanta, GA

I worked as the assistant to a litigation paralegal during a summer internship while pursuing my Bachelors degree.

Responsibilities:

  • Assisted paralegal on 3 pharmaceutical cases by conducting research and drafting correspondence

  • Oversaw the case calendar and sent out reminders for increased timeliness

  • Located witnesses for interviews using social media techniques

Ascension Airlines

Summer Intern

Dec. 2018 - Nov. 2019

Atlanta, GA

Ascension is a JetCar and timeshare operator. They also distributed Eclipse 550 and Cirrus SR22The 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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Managed flight and pilot schedules

  • Answered phones to complete flight bookings and managed payments

  • Attended weekly team meetings and recorded minutes to ensure goal completion

  • Conducted tours of hanger at Peachtree-Dekalb Airport
     

Gregory's Boutique

Sales Associate

Sept. 2014 - May 2015

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

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.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Met with alcohol vendors and 

  • Set up promotional displays in the store

  • Organized shelving
     

Atlanta, GA

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Education

The Australian National University

Juris Doctor Candidate

July 2019 - Current

Canberra, Australian Capital Territory

  • Discipline in Corporate Finance Law.

  • Member of the ANU Law Students Society

  • Participated and made 2nd place in 2019 Negotiations Tournament.

Michigan State University

Bachelors Degree

I was able to graduate in an accelerated 3 years by completing internships for course credits, taking advantage of the University's study abroad program in Ireland, and enrolling in maximum 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 being on a 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 female students in grades 6-12.

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

 

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

Professional skillset

Proficent in Excel

Editing

Social Media Marketing

SEO 

Leadership / Management Abilities

Creating/Interpreting Balance Sheets

Publications

Kosciuszko Review: May 2020 Editors #1 Pick