I hold a BA in studio art from SVA and an MA in arts administration with a focus on arts marketing from Columbia University. I can herd cats with the best of them. An adept generalist, I thrive in a freelance capacity, personal environments, and small organizations. 
SELECT EXPERIENCE

Artist | Designer
CJ NYE • 2008 – Present
• Cultivating relationships with galleries and journalists • Creating and maintaining inventory, exhibitions, grant, and literary journal databases • Researching assorted in-state and out-of-state laws regarding sales tax and consignment • Drafting of bills of sale, consignment agreements, exhibition proposals, grant applications, press releases, short and long form artist statements, pithy descriptions, and pitches • Photographing, photo-editing, photo archiving • Exhibiting, handling, and archival storing of art • Designing and maintaining website using Dreamweaver, Weebly, and Adobe Portfolio • Maintaining social media accounts • Ideating exhibitions • Creating Logo and Brand Guideline on 99designs

PART-TIME Artist Assistant
BETTY TOMPKINS • 2013 – Present
• Personal assistance and as-needed coordination with galleries, museums, and art handlers
Founding Pro Bono Gallery Consultant
PONGRATZ FINE ART • 2013 – 2014
• Drafting basic artist contracts and consignment agreements • Creating exhibitions planning checklist, inventory database, and bill of sale templates • Researching appropriate regional public relations outlets   • Drafting and submitting first press release and follow-up press packet garnering Jacob Pongratz an interview for Glastonbury LIFE   • Creating logo, style guide, letterhead, and templates for all public-facing materials • Designing two show cards, informational rack card, and gallery signage   • Photographing and editing artwork photographs   • Consulting on website design and building asset management systems

Co-Manager — 74 artists, 1 salon show, 2 art fairs 
THE HULLABALLOO COLLECTIVE • 2012 – 2013
• Creating and distributing exhibition planning timelines • Coordinating, creating, and distributing gallery sitter schedule and sitter instructions • Creating price lists and purchase forms • Drafting and submitting collectively vetted press releases • Publicity point person ensuring unity over collective and individual press efforts • Creating a flexible visually branded template for artist information for consistency • Editing, and delegating editing of, artist information • Editing of images and management of visual assets • Tutoring artists in the use of WordPress • Maintaining social media accounts

Contract Web Editor — Gradschools.com
EDUCATION DYNAMICS • 2010
• UX Design, CMS production, HTML template creation, and style guides for GradSchools.com • Copy editing for grammar and style on highly trafficked pages • Researching and using public domain visuals • Tracking and reporting workflow status including back-end issues requiring IT troubleshooting

MARKETING ASSOCIATE — THE REDKEN ACCOUNTS+
CATEGORY: OTHER •. 2008 – 2009
• UX Design, CMS production, HTML template creation, photo editing, and reporting for Redken.com and RedkenSalon.com • AdWords editing for GradSchools.com

HILLA REBAY GRADUATE INTERN FOR ADULT INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS — 5 GALLERY GUIDES, 25 DOCENTS
THE SOLOMON R. GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM • 2006
• Assisting turnover of AIP management including the interdepartmentally run Gallery Guide program • Streamlining and documenting AIP administrative workflow • Initiating and contributing to AIP intern manual • Formalizing and mapping of Docent procedures across the institution • Overhauling of Docent manual • Redesigning attendance and service record systems to work flexibly across departments for multiple reporting purposes and time frames • Compiling and distributing exhibitions and collections training materials • Uniformly branding internal paperwork • Docent scheduling (not for the faint of heart) • Training in The Museum System (TMS) and Raiser's Edge software

GENERAL MANAGER — 22 INSTRUCTORS, 3 DESK PERSONNEL, 50 VOLUNTEERS
THE HIMALAYAN INSTITUTE, NYC • 2003 – 2004
• Coordinating programs and streamlining workflow sufficient to significantly expand programming • Creating and delegating staff duties according to institutional need and individual competencies • Clarifying Instructor responsibilities, training Instructors in administrative procedure, and designating an Instructor Liaison • Creating all Volunteer policies, procedures, and management systems • Producing a comprehensive desk operations manual • Creating all press protocols leading to multiple listings, a feature article in Time Out New York, and a visible increase in attendance • Improving HINYC's visual presence in the storefront of its iconic for-profit subsidiary, East West Books • Orchestrating promotional photography • Designing brochures, postcards, fliers, handouts, and advertising using QuarkXPress and Photoshop • Supervising, producing, and developing content for bimonthly email newsletter

​PART-TIME Gallery Assistant
TEN IN ONE GALLERY • 2001 – 2002 
• Maintaining artist files, inventory, mailing lists, and photo archives • Drafting title sheets and invoices • Editing and submitting press releases • Front of house reception during regular hours and openings • Overseeing gallery when owner attended overseas fairs
NOTABLE GIGS 
 • SHOP SUPERVISOR 
THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM • 2017 – 2018 
• GALLERY ASSISTANT — PULSE 
MICHAEL ROSENTHAL CONTEMPORARY ART • 2011 
• RETAIL ASSOCIATE 
THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART • 2003 – 2005 
• PART-TIME ARCHIVIST AND OFFICE ASSISTANT 
LARRY BUSACCA PHOTOGRAPHY • 2001 – 2002 
VOLUNTEERISM 
• SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER 
THE GRACIE MANSION CONSERVANCY • 2019 – 2020 
• MOMA FILM | FORD FAMILY PROGRAMS 
THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART • 2003 – 2006 & 2009
EDUCATION 
• MA ARTS ADMINISTRATION 
TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY 
• BA FINE ART 
THE SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS