Mary Catherine Pettit
Apparel Merchandising and Product Development
Location: Fayetteville, AR, USA
University: University of Arkansas
Major: Apparel Merchandising and Product Development

Mary Catherine Pettit

EDUCATION
Candidate for Bachelor of Science in School of Human Environmental Sciences
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
Expected Graduation Date: May 2019
Major: Apparel Merchandising and Product Development, Dale Bumpers College of Life Sciences
Minor: Marketing, Sam M. Walton College of Business
GPA: 3.50
Academic Achievements: New Arkansan Non-Resident Tuition Award Scholarship
FASHION QUALIFICATIONS
Apparel Production Skills: Flat pattern making, designing, sewing, knitting, basic alterations,
Adobe: Photoshop, InDesign, Illustrator
Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Access
Lectra: Kaledo Collection
Social Media: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, and Snapchat
Experience: Retail Mathematics and Merchandising Strategy

JOB EXPERIENCES
Sales Associate, Vineyard Vines Retail 5/2017-Present
Memphis, TN
* Assist in customer service
* Promote the business through marketing strategies/social media
* Change mannequins/window/table displays every other week
* Maintain stock in the front and back of store
* Work full time during the summer and winter break 45 hrs/week
Nanny/Babysitter 1/2012-Present
Memphis, TN-Fayetteville, AR
* CPR qualified
* Drive when needed for extracurricular activities
* Attend to child’s needs with constant care
Certified Trainer, 9Rounds Kickboxing 9/2017-Present
Fayetteville, AR
* Instruct the class on daily workouts
* Help correct proper form
* Sell products and merchandise
Cashier/Server, Gibson’s Donuts 4/2013-1/2017
Memphis, TN
* Worked 23 hrs/week
* Assisted in customer service
* Attended to the buying and selling of goods
* Sold t-shirts and other merchandise

LEADERSHIP EXPERIENCES
Chi Omega Psi Sorority Fall 2015-Present
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
Major Mentor Fall 2017-Present
* Meet once a month with AMPD freshman majors
* Advice in AMPD classwork and any specific questions needed
* Help younger students with class scheduling
T-Shirt Assistant 12/2016-12/2017
* Assisted in t-shirt designs and other merchandise sales
* Collaborated with local retailers to help with t-shirt ideas
* Promoted designs online via Instagram and gained 200+ followers

creative, enthusiastic, detail-oriented, driven, fast learner