Author. An expertise in taking the lead to perform a variety of professional archivist and librarian responsibilities; particularly creating programs, supervision of personnel, collection development, research, and developing and executing results-oriented community relations programs utilizing a high level of organizational skills, attention to detail, and strong written and verbal skills.
Cultivating positive working relationships with government agencies, schools, archives, libraries, media, community partners and corporations including 20th Century Fox, The Walt Disney Company, Turner Entertainment, Warner Bros., Intel, VSP, the cities of Folsom, Citrus Heights, Rancho Cordova, the FCUSD, SJUSD, TRUSD school districts and Sacramento and El Dorado County Offices of Education, and Folsom State Prison. These skills include:
· Knowledge of the principles and practices of customer service and children and adult programs including fundraising
· Preparing and distributing outreach campaigns including written and online material such as newsletters, press releases, brochures, websites, etc. including most recently the B&N Store Calendar at www.bn.com and www.mgmbacklot.info
· Knowledge of common word processing, spreadsheet and database software
· Coordinating and running public events and meetings
As a Barnes & Noble Community Business Development Manager I developed and executed various events and outreach to schools and libraries.
As an archivist at The Walt Disney Company, Turner Entertainment and Warner Bros. I understood and improved upon the reference methods, techniques, policies, procedures and functions of their library system. As manager of the Warner Bros. Domestic Television Photo/Publicity Department and staff I created and distributed promotional materials for both a domestic and international clientele as well as archive and digitize its assets.
Authored, co-authored, or co-researched various books.
EDUCATION: MLS, Library and Archival Science, CSU Fullerton
BA, Media Communications, CSU Sacramento
EXPERIENCE: Community Business Development Manager (2005- )
Barnes & Noble, Citrus Heights, CA
Public Relations Account Executive (2002-2004)
MMC Communications, Sacramento, CA
Staff Writer (2000-2002)
The Folsom Telegraph, The El Dorado Hills Telegraph, CA
Photo Services Manager (1997-2000)
Warner Bros. Domestic Television Publicity, Burbank, CA
Warner Bros. International Television Publicity, Burbank, CA
Turner Entertainment Company, Culver City, CA
The Walt Disney Company, Burbank, CA
- Account Executive