Development and Events Intern, MAD Feed, Copenhagen, Denmark

January 2017 to September 2017

  • Planed, implemented, and assessed community foraging festival attended by 2,000: the VILD MAD Festival
  • Recruited and managed 110 volunteers over three days for VILD MAD Festival
  • Acted as day-of coordinator for festival volunteers, special guests, and community stakeholders
  • Researched, designed, and implemented new substantial giving initiative: The MAD Prize 


Development Volunteer, Museum of Food and Drink, Brooklyn, NY

August 2016 to December 2016

  • Assist with all fundraising events and promotion including Kickstarter
  • Manage Salesforce donor database including Vertical Integration


Retail Supervisor, Hot Bread Kitchen, New York, NY

August 2015 to November 2015

  • Prepare bread and small menu for customers at Almacen retail location
  • Act as receptionist and secretary for main office


SAFE Program Facilitator, Parents Education Network, San Francisco, California

October 2014 to June 2015

  • Coordinated and facilitated monthly programing for 30 high school youth with learning disabilities
  • Initiated and organized 10 panel discussions by students for students with school partners
  • Managed 200 youth from 30 national partner schools at 4,000 person conference at AT&T ballpark
  • Developed, implemented, and assessed group goals and efficacy


Development and Assessment Specialist (AmeriCorps VISTA), Urban Boatbuilders, St. Paul, Minnesota 

August 2013 to August 2014

  • Developed and implemented a program expansion plan to double program size for adjudicated youth
  • Created and executed school partnership expansion plan for low income and adjudicated youth
  • Secured over $210,000 in grant support, with a 70% success rate and 40% new funding sources
  • Managed all relationships with partner organizations, donors, volunteers, and board members
  • Lead hiring process to increase staffing by 50%
  • Spearheaded winter fundraising event; raised over $10,000
  • Designed and implemented strategic communications plan for donors including print and digital media