Resume
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Location: New York, NY, United States
School: New York University
Field of study: Dramatic Writing

Resume

ACADEMICS
2015 TO PRESENT
New York University (3.933 GPA; Dean’s List for 2015/2016 Academic Year)
• Tisch School of the Arts: Department of Dramatic Writing
⎯ Major: Dramatic Writing
⎯ Minor: History
⎯ Minor: Anthropology
ADMITTED TO:
• JOHNS HOPKINS UNIVERSITY
• UNIVERSITY OF NOTRE DAME
• UNIVERSITY OF VIRGINIA
• COLLEGE OF WILLIAM & MARY
• SOUTHERN METHODIST UNIVERSITY
• LOYOLA MARYMOUNT UNIVERSITY
• SAVANNAH COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN
2011-2015
Springfield Catholic High School
• Salutatorian - Class of 2015
• “A” Honor Roll – 2011 to 2015
• ACT exam 9/2014
⎯ Composite: 33
⎯ English: 35
⎯ Math: 31
⎯ Reading: 32
⎯ Science: 33
⎯ Combined English/Writing: 31
∗ Writing: 7
• SAT exam 3/2014
⎯ Critical Reading: 720
⎯ Mathematics: 690
⎯ Writing Skills: 680
∗ Multiple Choice: 75
∗ Essay: 6
• SAT Subject Tests 10/2014
⎯ Literature: 670
⎯ Mathematics Level 2: 680
• TEAMS competition (Technology Student Association)
Tests of Engineering Aptitude, Mathematics & Science
⎯ Team (School): First Place (2/2014 & 2/2013)
⎯ Team ( Junior/Senior & Freshman/Sophomore): First Place (2/2014 & 2/2013)




• Great Plains Math League competition
⎯ Sprint Round (Individual): First Place (11/2013)
Fourth Place (11/2012)
Fifth Place (11/2011)
⎯ Target Round (Individual): First Place (11/2013)
Fifth Place (11/2012)
• National Honor Society – 2013 to 2015
⎯ Recycling Committee Co-Chair 2014-2015
• AP exams:
⎯ Psychology: 5
⎯ English Literature
& Composition: 4
⎯ World History: 4
⎯ U.S. History: 3
• Academic Awards for Superior Achievement & Excellence of Performance:
⎯ English
⎯ Geography
⎯ Pre-AP Chemistry
⎯ Health
• Outstanding Senior 2014-2015: Rotary Club of Springfield Southeast
• Book Club member – 2014 to 2015
• Quiz Bowl member – 2014 to 2015
• Science Olympiad member – 2014 to 2015
• Drama Club member – 2014 to 2015
• Gifted Student Program: Phelps Center for Gifted Education – 2007 to 2011
EMPLOYMENT
• Camp counselor at Martial Arts USA – Summers 2012, 2013, 2014
• Office work at Springfield Catholic High School – Summer 2017
ADDITIONAL WRITING ACHIEVEMENTS/ACTIVITIES
• 15-page screenplay written at Yale University: Disorganized
• 38-page screenplay written at Stanford University: Crusade
• Novel: Fairy Tale Book (23,700 words; 7 chapters completed)
• NaNoWriMo (National Novel Writing Month) 50,000 Words in 30 Days Challenge – November 2013
⎯ The Circus in the Attic (12,000 words; 3 chapters completed)
MUSIC/PERFORMING ARTS
• Music study
⎯ Piano: Private solo lessons 2004 to 2015
∗ Studied with Dr. Peter F. Collins (Professor of Music–Piano & Coordinator of the Keyboard Division at Missouri State University)
⎯ Voice: Private solo lessons 2014 to 2015
⎯ Trombone: Private solo lessons 2007 to 2013


• Missouri State High School Activities Association Music Festival
⎯ State Music Festival Solo Piano: Awarded Outstanding Rating (5/2014)
⎯ District Music Festival Solo Piano: Awarded Exemplary Rating (3/2014)
⎯ District Music Festival Solo Piano: Awarded Exemplary Rating (3/2013)
• Senior High & Junior High School Bands
⎯ Trombone 2009 to 2015
⎯ 2010 & 2011: South Central Missouri Educators Association Honor Band
• Theater Productions
⎯ 2014-2015: Into the Woods (Baker’s Wife)
⎯ 2014-2015: She Loves Me (Amalia: Primary Female Lead)
⎯ 2013-2014: Anything Goes (Bonnie: Secondary Female Lead)
⎯ 2013-2014: The Sound of Music (Sister Margaretta)
⎯ 2012-2013: Oklahoma! (Gertie Cummings)
⎯ 2011-2012: Canterbury Tales (Joanne in The Franklin’s Tale)
• National Thespian Society – 2013 to 2015
ADDITIONAL STUDY ACTIVITIES (HIGH SCHOOL)
• Yale University 2014 Summer Session – Film Studies (GPA 4.0)
⎯ Screenwriting [Professor Marc Lapadula] (Grade: A)
⎯ The Blockbuster and the Bomb [Professor J.D. Connor] (Grade: A)
• Stanford University 2014 Pre-Collegiate Summer Institutes
⎯ Screenwriting [Professor Winter Mead] (Certificate of Completion)
• Savannah College of Art & Design 2013 Summer Seminars
⎯ Animation: Bringing Artwork to Life
⎯ Sequential Art: Cartoons, Comics and Characters
• Springfield Art Museum
⎯ Pen & Ink Drawing Class (2014)
• Private Art Lessons (2013-2014)
Admitted, unable to attend due to schedule conflict:
• University of Notre Dame 2014 Summer Scholars
⎯ Film Production
• Ringling College of Art & Design 2014 Summer PreCollege Perspective
• Missouri Girls State 2014 Delegate
ATHLETIC ACTIVITIES
• Martial Arts (Tae Kwon Do)
⎯ Third Degree Black Belt (January 2014)
⎯ Leadership Team member (2010 to 2015)
⎯ Employed as Martial Arts USA Summer Camp Instructor (2011, 2012, 2013)
• Tennis team
⎯ 2011 to 2015
⎯ Varsity & Junior Varsity Letters
COMMUNITY SERVICE: 2011 TO 2015 – 80 HOURS
• The Waterford Independent Senior Living Residence
⎯ Performed solo piano concerts for residents
• Convoy of Hope
⎯ Packaged food for tornado victims
• Habitat for Humanity
⎯ Cleared yard for homebound couple
• Springfield Catholic Schools
⎯ Worked various fundraisers
• Salvation Army
⎯ Worked as Holiday Bell Ringer
• National Honor Society
⎯ Staffed booth at Fright Night elementary school activity
• Tutor
⎯ Physics