E X P E R I E N C E
Lead Teacher + Art Coordinator
ST. BARTOLOMEW’S ANGLICAN CHURCH Feb 2017 - Present
Instructing groups of students (10-18 per class) in age appropriate worship experiences focusing on dynamic storytelling using Montessori methods as well as creative response using a variety of mediums. Planned and facilitated art projects during the Advent season engaging our more kinesthetic and visual learners. Success is evoking a sense of wonder, to fascinate and intrigue the students into deeper learning.
Freelance Graphic Designer
KELSEY TURNER DESIGNS Jun 2010 - Present
More than nine years experience listening to clients, understanding their challenges, researching their competitive market, and delivering original ideas. Developed superb management and communication skills, grew into a proficient active listener and honed the problem solving process.
CRYSTAL CHARITY BALL Jun 2009 - Dec 2014
Initiated and lead the entire rebranding of the organization. Worked on self-appointed timelines to create all print collateral for events ranging from 100 - 2,000 attendees, fostered collaborative relationships with multiple vendors, and designed and maintained the web presence.
VARIOUS CHURCH AND CAMP SETTINGS Various
Worked with high school and middle school students during summers in various capacities building relationships through meaningful dialogue, intentional questions and shared humor. Mentoring and befriending those with special needs is an ongoing passion - seeing beauty and infinite worth in all people of all abilities.
E D U C A T I O N
The University of Oklahoma
BFA - VISUAL COMMUNICATIONS Aug 2003 - May 2007
Minor in Art History
INTERN CERTIFICATE OF ELIGIBILITY Jan 2019 - Present
Art EC-12 (178)