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Full-time MBA

Career Summary

A versatile and passionate professional with more than six years' experience in the not-for-profit sector. Through varied roles of increasing responsibilities, developed and honed a diverse toolkit of skills including: event management and design, multichannel marketing, strategic and financial planning, systems evaluation and restructuring, and human resource management. Successfully led the regeneration of the operational business model and brand over a two-year time span, turning event losses into event gains per person and growing attendance by 22%.

Key Skills

Relationship-driven communicator with a proven ability to communicate effectively and establish beneficial partnerships in diverse environments with people from varied backgrounds, industries, and sectors. A trusted team member with natural leadership skills that people recognise and respect. Demonstrated ability to work toward targets independently from idea to execution and evaluation with minimal supervision and guidance.

Languages Spoken


Future Objectives

Aim to continue working with and for socially-oriented organisations following completion of the MBA. Seeks a dynamic, innovative organisation looking to grow its positive impact on society by becoming its most efficient and effective self.

Deputy Director

Alaska World Affairs Council

2016 – 2018

Operations & Marketing Director

Alaska World Affairs Council

2014 – 2016

Communications & Marketing Manager

Alaska World Affairs Council

2012 – 2014

Bachelor of Arts in International Studies and History

University of Alaska Anchorage

2009 – 2013