I am currently applying for design positions within the fashion industry.
Missouri State University- Graduated: May 2019, GPA 3.4/4.0 Scale
B.S. (Bachelor of Science) in Fashion Design as well as Merchandising through the College of Business
Stylist for Maurice’s- 2018-Current
Assist customers in store and set up personal styling events, restock merchandise, maintain hourly sales goals.
Visual Merchandiser for Winston Retail- 2018-2019
Set up meetings with managers to gather sales information and other useful brand statistics, visit stores and merchandise sales floor to brand's standards and planograms, write detailed reports about store visit, brand displays, and inventory in various store locations.
Public Relations Intern for Berri Goldfarb PR- Summer 2018
Complete blogger, celebrity, influencer, and editor outreach, complete blogger and celebrity gifting, write pitches to send to editors, research upcoming bloggers and influencers, steam garments, organize showroom and closets, write up stylist selects, and assist in gifting appointments with bloggers and celebrities.
Celebrity Stylist Intern for Taylor Jacobson Assoc.- Summer 2018
Assist Taylor with drop offs and pick ups for various Celebrities, shop for items requested by clients for various events, organize garments and accessories, assist set up and take down of client fittings.
Director of Women's Fashion for Sartorial Magazine- Fall 2017/Spring 2018
Responsibilities include curating concepts for content, being responsible for content deadlines, managing a team of writers and content curators, coordinating and directing photo shoots, and networking with vendors.
Blogging Intern for Crispy Citron- Fall 2017/Spring 2018
Responsibilities include curating relevant brand content, positng scheduled blog posts each week, and assisting owner with the company website.
Design Intern for Hayley Paige at JLM Couture- Summer 2017
Responsibilities include sketching for 2018 collections, photoshop, assisting on set of photoshoots, creating samples to be sent to production, sourcing materials, meeting with vendors, delivering merchandise to celebrity clientele, assisting at New York Bridal Fashion Week runway shows and Bridal Market.
Womenswear Design Intern with Asher Levine Studios- Summer 2017
Responsibilities include assisting in construction of Whoopi Goldberg’s 2017 Tony’s Gown, completing pattern work, sourcing, swatching for textiles, and fittings.
Bridal Consultant and Prom Sales Leader at Normans Bridal Shoppe- 2014-2018
Responsibilities include maintaining hourly sales over $150, run social media profiles on multiple platforms and increase following, assist in hiring and training process of new consultants, lead prom sales staff through selling season, set up trunk shows, bridal booths, and fashion shows, visual display in store and storefront, and maintain prospects list and keep in contact with future and past clientele.
Seasonal Merchandiser at Macy's- 2014-2015
Responsibilities included replenishing sales floor with incoming stock, setting and taking down sales and promotions, completing markdowns and pricing, and completing fulfillment for online orders.
Lead Costume Designer at Nixa High School 2010-2014
Responsibilities included measuring actors, processing costume orders, designing costumes and sewing to completion, and managing a team of costumers.
Costumer at Springfield Little Theatre- Summer of 2013
Responsibilities included producing costumes with added embellishments.
Volunteering and Achievements
Kansas City Fashion Week Volunteer (Fall 2016)
Association of Fashion Design (aFAD) 2016-2017
Technical Design Award for Costume Designs- Nixa High School 2014
Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, Etc.)