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 small organizations and collaborative environments. 
SELECT EXPERIENCE

Artist | Designer
CJ NYE • 2008 – Present
• Branding companies by creating logos and brand guidelines • Cultivating relationships with galleries and journalists • Writing and submitting exhibition proposals, grant applications, press releases • Drafting bills of sale, consignment agreements, and artist statements • Creating and maintaining inventory, exhibitions, grant, and literary journal databases • Researching in-state and out-of-state laws regarding sales tax and consignments • Photographing, photo-editing, photo archiving • Exhibiting and storing art • Designing and maintaining website using Dreamweaver, Weebly, and Adobe Portfolio • Maintaining social media accounts including Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

PART-TIME Artist Assistant
BETTY TOMPKINS • 2013 – Present
• Liaising with galleries, museums, and art handlers • Managing repairs of studio space • Providing all manner of personal assistance
Founding Pro Bono Gallery Consultant
PONGRATZ FINE ART • 2013 – 2014
• Drafting basic artist contracts and consignment agreements • Creating exhibitions planning checklists, inventory databases, and bills of sale • Researching appropriate regional public relations outlets • Drafting and submitting first press release and follow-up press packet that garnered Jacob Pongratz an interview for Glastonbury LIFE • Creating logo, style guides, letterhead, and templates for all public-facing materials • Designing show cards, informational rack cards, 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
• Serving as publicity point person to ensure unity over collective and individual efforts • Creating and distributing exhibition planning timelines • Coordinating, creating, and distributing a gallery sitter schedule and sitter instructions • Creating price lists and purchase forms • Drafting and submitting collectively vetted press releases • Creating a flexible, visually branded template for artist information • 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
• Creating and implementing style guides, UX Design, HTML templates, and CMS production 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
• Handling UX Design, CMS production, HTML template creation, photo editing, and reporting for Redken.com and RedkenSalon.com • Editing AdWords 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 Docent procedures across the institution • Overhauling 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
• Initiating all press protocols leading to multiple listings, a feature article in Time Out New York, and a visible increase in attendance • Coordinating programs and streamlining workflow sufficiently 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 • 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 the HINYC bimonthly email newsletter

​PART-TIME Gallery Assistant
TEN IN ONE GALLERY • 2001 – 2002 
• Maintaining artist files, inventory lists, mailing lists, and photo archives • Drafting title sheets and invoices • Editing and submitting press releases • Providing front of house reception during regular hours and opening receptions • Overseeing the gallery when owner attended overseas fairs
GIGS AND VOLUNTEERISM
SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER  
THE GRACIE MANSION CONSERVANCY • 2019 – 2020 
• Planning, writing, and tracking social media for events, “edutainment,” and general interest • Liaising with Mayor’s Office, the New York Public Library, NYC Parks Department, the Council on Gender Equity, Penguin Random House, and multiple art galleries • Coordinating image usage rights • Designing and editing pubic printed materials  

GALLERY ASSISTANT — PULSE  
MICHAEL ROSENTHAL CONTEMPORARY ART • 2011  
• Staffing vernissage and public hours 

MOMA FILM | WIKIPEDIA LOVES ART  
THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART • 2003 – 2006 & 2009  
• Researching collections copyrights • Selling memberships and visitor assistance   
 
PART-TIME ARCHIVIST AND OFFICE ASSISTANT LARRY BUSACCA PHOTOGRAPHY • 2001 – 2002  
• Organizing 20 years of anterior archives  

EDUCATION
MA ARTS ADMINISTRATION   
TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY
• Advertising and Communications • Marketing • Law I: copyright and trademark • Law II: 501(c)(3) tax, trusts, contracts • Business Policy and Planning • Managerial Negotiations • Behavioral Economics   

GRAPHICS MASTERS CERTIFICATE  
THE MAC LEARNING CENTER  

BA FINE ART  
THE SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS