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Professional Summary

Educational professional accomplished in organizing teacher curricula, executing individual and group music lessons and collaborating with other professionals to provide the highest level of education for each student.

Skills
  • Secondary instruments: Piano and Guitar
  • Proficient in Finale Music Software
  • Degree earned with a specialization in Percussion studies including classical, world, and jazz.
Work History
Teaching Artist | 05/2019 to Current
The Heights Foundation - Fort Myers, FL

The Heights Center's Summer music program entitled "Music Works!". Teaching artist instructing larger group lessons with brass, woodwinds, and percussion students.

Music Teacher | 04/2019 to Current
Mr. Music - Fort Myers, FL
  • Staff Music Teacher instructing lessons on piano, drums, guitar, and band instruments.
Marching Band Percussion Instructor | 2015 to 04/2019
Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School - Scotch Plains, NJ

Responsible for the musical development of the 30 member percussion section of the marching band. Assisted the Percussion Caption Head with musical pedagogy techniques. Individually responsible for the musical and artistic development of the marching percussion subsection.

Substitute Teacher | 2018 to 04/2019
Westfield Board of Education - Westfield, NJ
  • Daily Substitute for Pre-K through 8th grade. Covered small leaves for Music Teachers.
Substitute Teacher | 01/2017 to 04/2019
Winfield Elementary School - Winfield, NJ
  • Daily Substitute Teacher for Pre-K through 8th grade. Covered small leaves for Music Teacher.
Music Teacher | 2017 to 2019
Musika Lessons - NJ
  • Maintained a private studio of music students ranging in age from 8 to adult on Piano and Guitar.
Marching Percussion Instructor | 2017 to 08/2018
Jersey Arts and Music Corp - South Brunswick, New Jersey
  • Encorps DCI Open Class Drum Corps
  • Instructed the marching percussion section whilst rehearsing both musically and visually upper level pedagogy.
Indoor Marching Percussion Instructor | 2017 to 2018
Columbia High School - Maplewood, NJ
  • Percussion musical and ensemble staff for winter percussion season. Participated in M.A.P.S. events and W.G.I. events.
Store Manager | 01/2013 to 01/2017
Quick Chek Corporation - White House, NJ
  • General Manager under corporate headquarters support. Graduated from internal business school in association with Rutgers University. Experienced with budgeting, inventory, personnel, and finance management.
Marching Band Percussion Instructor | 2006 to 2007
Hopewell Valley Central High School - Pennington, NJ

Responsible for rehearsing the 15 member percussion section of the band. Achieved success in musical balance, blend, and articulation within the section. Improved skill level of musicians both technically and artistically.

Student Teaching Internship | 09/2008 to 12/2008
Bridgewater-Raritan High School - Bridgewater, NJ
  • Achieved high acclaim from mentor directors throughout semester. During internship, instructed the marching percussion section.
Education
Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School - Scotch Plains, NJ | High School Diploma 2005
  • Course in Child Development and Education
  • SPFHS marching band battery captain 2 years
The College of New Jersey - Ewing Township, NJ | Bachelor of Arts Music Education, 2009
  • 3.52 GPA Cum Laude
  • Achieved Member status in Kappa Delta Pi National Education Honor Society
  • Conductor of Percussion Ensemble Senior Year
Performance Experience
  • Raider's Drum and Bugle Corps - (2004) Battery - Tenor Drums
  • Jersey Surf Drum and Bugle Corps - (2005-2008) Battery - Tenor Drums, Captain 2008
  • TCNJ Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, Pep Band, and Concert Band
  • SPFHS "Moonglower" Jazz Band, Marching Band, Musical Pit Orchestra, Wind Ensemble, Percussion Ensemble, SPFHS Soloist.
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Experience
Production & Command Center Dispatch 01/2017 to Current
Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival (Goldenvoice) Indio, California
  • Coordinate with all departments to ensure efficient delivery trips
  • Dispatch and manage the escort team to ensure successful production deliveries  
  • Work in the Command Center as the Production Representative to dispatch and solve any issues that are reported during show days
National Production Manager 02/2018 to Current
March For Our Lives USA
  • Consult March for Our Lives affiliate chapters nation wide on all production needs for events
  • Handle production for certain initiatives such as tours, concerts, and rallies
  • Manage budgets and day-of-show operations for events ranging from a few hundred to 35,000 attendees 
Artist Relations 01/2017 to 01/2017
Oregon Eclipse Festival - Symbiosis Oregon
  • Assisted in Artist Transportation coordination 
  • Driver for the main stage artists
Backline Tech/Production Coordinator 09/2015 to 10/2017
Venue 578 Orlando, Florida
  • Coordinated with tours on stage design and backline setup 
  • Set up drum sets, keyboards, guitars, basses, synths, & and many other instruments for touring artists
  • Sound checked & tuned backline
  • Unloaded & loaded all band equipment 
  • Worked with artists such as Chance the Rapper, Earl Sweatshirt, GWAR, Russ, Machine Gun Kelly, Blackbear, & more
Parade Division Member 12/2012 to 01/2013
Presidential Inaugural Committee Washington, DC
  • Chosen from a pool of 2,800 to represent the state of Florida with the band, "Seguro Que Si" in the parade
  • Produced the entire performance including: travel arrangements, float arrangements, logistics, and raising $12,000 in 2 weeks to cover trip expenses
Field Manager 09/2018 to 11/2018
American Civil Liberties Union Florida
  • Supervised and managed a statewide field team between four major cities working on passing Amendment 4.
  • Developed and implemented creative strategies to engage organizations and volunteers to meet critical field goals. Metrics included canvassing, phone banking, volunteer leadership, and event tabling.
  • Strengthened relationships with mission-critical organizations and networks.
  • Developed GOTV and Election Day plans to have record breaking statewide turn out.
RARE Music Festival Production Team 10/2016 to 10/2018
AEG Live Orlando, Florida
  • Assist with the supervision of the load-in and load-out of all tour rental elements including catering, décor, signage, AV, restrooms, etc.
  • Managed stage hands for the main stage 
  • Curated main stage BGM playlists 
Deputy State Director 01/2016 to 01/2016
MoveOn.Org Orlando, Fl.
  • Managed, coached, and supported a team of campaign organizers in my region to meet ambitious goals and deadlines
  • Ensured on time and correct data entry using NGP VAN and soft reporting, and recommend and made adjustments based on analysis of the data
  • Lead collaborations with local and state allies, including campaign surrogates, community leaders, and other notables in the state
Education
Bachelor of Arts: Political Science Current Valencia College - Kissimmee, Florida
  • National Speech Champion for two years
  • Student Government Association President for two years
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Career Focus

Talented professional bringing 15 years' experience in educational environments. Excellent attention to detail with strengths in communication and critical thinking. Desiring to leverage training and experience to take on new professional challenges.

Core Qualifications
  • Key relationship management
  • Documentation proficiency
  • Courteous demeanor
  • Strong communication skills
  • Program management
  • Empathetic and patient
Experience
Music Instructor & Student Coordinator / Eliason School of Music, Private Piano Studios - Various Locations, 01/2005 - 05/2020
  • Utilized highly effective scheduling and interpersonal skills to cultivate and build professional relationships with dozens of music school families on a weekly basis.
  • Kept current on the latest artistic methods by attending workshops, classes and one-on-one training sessions.
  • Performed office work and kept the studio running smoothly.
  • Modeled proper techniques and exercises to rehearse between private lessons.
Venue Musician & Media Collaborator / Al Baleed Resort Salalah by Anantara - Salalah, Oman 08/2016 - 06/2017
  • Worked extensively with the Food & Beverage Department manager on 5-Star Anantara's luxury brand hotel events including holiday events and fundraising galas.
  • Collaborated with top-of-the chain General Manager on marketing projects including the Grand Opening, the main hotel promotional and marketing video reel, drone operating events for the new Audi car reveal, and 360 virtual tours of the property.
  • Played 4 sets of live music, 6 days a week for many years.
Gold Medal Schools Liaison / Utah County Health Department - Provo, Utah 09/2006 - 06/2007
  • Mentored three elementary schools in Utah County to implement policies regarding anti-tobacco laws, cafeteria nutrition, and overall physical activity.
  • Honored to receive the Gold Medal School "Mentor of the Year" award, being dedicated and passionate about the cause.
Education and Training
Brigham Young University - - Provo, Utah, USA 12/2009 Bachelor of Science: Public Health
Activities and Honors
  • Gold Medal Schools "Mentor of the Year" Achievement Award 
  • BYU "Outstanding Student" Achievement Award
  • National Guild & Certificate of Merit Awards in Classical Piano
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Professional Summary
Talented safety advisor effective at multi-tasking and balancing customer needs and making new sales. Builds loyalty and long-term relationships with customers while consistently reaching sales targets.
Skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Persuasive negotiator
  • People-oriented
  • Superior organizational skills
  • Dedicated team player
  • Networking enthusiast


Work History
US Safety Safety Advisor | Martinsville, VA | July 2017 - Current
  • Implemented systems to improve process efficiency and reduce the project duration.
  • Conducted routine quality audits to ensure that work was progressing per the specifications and initiated corrective actions.
  • Coordinated utility service providers according to project schedules.
Self Employed Minister Of Music | Martinsville, VA | September 2016 - June 2017
  • Composed, arranged and recorded 12 original songs.
  • Achieved desired tonal and harmonic balance by communicating clearly with musicians.
  • Practiced 5  songs per week to maintain and improve technical skills.
  • Studied intensively with vocal coaches to develop voice and performance skills.
The Results Companies Customer Service Representative | Stuart, VA | March 2015 - June 2016
  • Answered customer telephone calls promptly and in an appropriate manner.
  • Actively pursued personal learning and development opportunities.
  • Worked with the management team to implement the proper division of responsibilities.
Ply Gem - Rocky Mount Muller/ Packaging | Rocky Mount, VA | May 2013 - March 2015
  • Repaired manufactured products by dismantling, straitening, reshaping and reassembling parts.
  • Operated robotic cells machinery.
  • Examined the structure and texture of parts to detect imperfections.
Education
High School Diploma Laurel Park High School Martinsville, VA | 2001
Safety Technology Northeastern Technical College Cheraw, SC | 2012
Accomplishments

A sound recording artist with music available  on iTunes and YouTube, 

 

 Ministering to young teenagers outside of every Dollar General in Martinsville/Henry County.

 

Motivational Speaker to students in the CHILL program at Patrick Henry Community College.

 

Motivational speaker at church conferences to the youth in Martinsville, VA Eden, NC and Reidsville, NC.