Dune Alford Resume
2014-2018 University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM, Art Studio Major
Graduated with Bachelors Degree in Studio Art with Highest Honors
2015-2016 Western Oregon University, Monmouth, OR, Exchange Student
2011-2014 New Mexico School for the Arts, Santa Fe, NM,
Graduated with high school diploma and certificate of arts completion
2018 Santa Fe Opera, House Manager
-Managed a staff of over 70 ushers, monitored activities in the theater, anticipated safety issues in the theater and surrounding areas, oversaw scheduling, hiring, discipline, motivation and moral of usher staff, secured the theater at the close of performances.
2017-18 Starbucks, Barista
-Promoted coffee consumption through educating customers, crafted a variety of customer beverages, greeted customers and operated register
2014-18 University of New Mexico, Art Museum Assistant
-Greeted visitors of the art museum and informed them of the rules, completed frequent security checks, performed office duties (i.e. answering the phone)
2016-17 Santa Fe Opera, House Team Leader
-Lead a team of ten or more ushers, first responder to any on-site emergencies or problems, and was constantly involved with the resolution of any concerns of patrons
2016 Box Studio, Customer Service/Tour Guide
-Greeted visitors at the sculpture garden, memorized in-depth information about the artist to answer any visitor questions, worked in the gift shop at the register
2015 Western Oregon University, Wolf-Ride, Driver
-Drove a 14-seater van while assisting students in transportation around the campus and surrounding area
2015 Santa Fe Opera, Assistant Team Leader
-Greeted and helped patrons, led a group of ushers in the absence of a Team Leader, often involved with the resolution of any concerns of patrons
2015 National Dance Institute of New Mexico, Lighting Board Operator
-Operated the light board for the show as well as set up and helped in designing the stage lighting
2013-14 Santa Fe Opera, Usher
-Assisted patrons in finding their seats, offered quick solutions to immediate problems, and provided a friendly face when greeting visitors.
Tessitura, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Excel, Apple Pages, Adobe Photoshop, and Social Media Platforms
Tom Morris, Director of Administration at the Santa Fe Opera.
Daniel Linver, Coordinator of Events, Membership and Visitor Services at the UNM Art Museum.
Jennifer Box, Business Manager at Box Studios.