Fashion Designer and Art Therapy
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Location: Erie, PA, United States
University: Mercyhurst University
Major: Fashion Merchandising

Fashion Designer and Art Therapy

EMPLOYMENT
June 2016-Present Rory’s ristorante | Server

May 2016-Present Blair corporation| Intern: Design
+ Assistant to menswear, womenswear, and creative designers
+ Proficient in flat sketching (CADs), tech packs, Web PDM, print and pattern making, trend forecasting
Dec. 2015-Present Pointe Foure Vintage Boutique| Freelance Consultant
+ Fashion, retail, art, and photography background
+ Etsy seller, visual merchandiser, stylist, PR online social media sources
Jan. 2014-May 2016 Mercyhurst university| Student Life Coordinator Assistant

Sept. 2012-May 2016 Merciad newspaper| Photographer

February-May 2015 Bloom Collaborative| Volunteer

April-December 2015 Bridal Elegance| Intern: Fashion Merchandising
+ Fashion merchandising and retail background
+ Stylist for special occasion men and women’s wear, bookkeeping and visual merchandising

May- September 2015 Schickalay’s on the bay| Server

January-May 2015 Merciad newspaper| Photo Editor

October 2014-April 2015 Gymboree| Sales Associate, Erie PA

January-May 2014 Sarah A. Reed children’s CenteR| Intern: Art Therapist
+ Psychology, art, and child care background
+ Assistant to licensed Art Therapist
Sept. 2012-Dec. 2014 Mercyhurst University| Environmental Sustainability Student Assistant

May-August 2014 Personal Nanny




EDUCATION: Mercyhurst University Graduation: May 2016 CUM. GPA: 3.73

2012-2016 Bachelor of Arts| ART THERAPY
2012 – 2016 Bachelor of Science| FASHION MERCHANDISING
June-July 2014/2015 Cloud COmmunity College| Online Summer Classes
January 2015 FSAT Study Abroad| Guyana, South America
January 2014 FSAT Study Abroad| Costa Rica, Central America


Honors/activities
2012-2016 Dean’s list
2012-2014 Honor’s college
2014-2016 Art Therapy club
2014-2016 Black students for unity organization
2014-Present Freelance photographer
2014 Relay for life team captain
2013-2015 E.F. quality of life learning center volunteer
2012-2013 Children and Youth center volunteer
2013 Millcreek hospital volunteer
2012 Habitat for Humanity volunteer Erie,PA

SKILLS

+ microsoft word, excel, and powerpoint
+ adobe lightroom, photoshop, and illustrator
+ Web pdm
+ Canon cameras
+ social media forums

design, art, fashion, therapy, therapist, recreation, CAD designer, stylist, fashion, fashion design