Corporate Identity Experience
International Electric Power & Renewable Manufacturing Gateway
Pittsburgh, PA - VP of Development 2011-present
http://iepwr.com/ & http://renewmfg.org/
• Manage all corporate identity and branding
• Developed two all new websites
• Designed all the marketing materials in house for both organizations
• Design layout for informative project books and business plans
• Created corporate logos for client companies
• Assisted in all areas of developing a $250M Waste to Energy power-plant in Haiti
• Developing a $65M wind farm in Haiti by working with engineers and land developers
• Assist in all planning, production, and development of all IEP projects in Haiti

 

Project Management Experience
Hôpital Albert Schweitzer
Deschapelles, Haiti Program Manager, 2009-2011
http://www.hashaiti.org/
• Designed a Cash for Work Program for the HAS service area improving infrastructure
• Created programs to benefit people displaced by the earthquake of January 12, 2010
• Managed all aspects of the 6 month project
• Procured job placement for 7,000 people who were otherwise unemployed
• Created five murals in five towns, recruited local artists and local community youth
• Created programming to fix roads, canals, agriculture and created youth programming
• Oversaw the repair of over 200km of roads, 250km of canals, 250km of rock walls
• Collaborated with local athletes to create sports programming for 2,000 area youth
• Created a system to track the hours and pay for 7,000 and personally paid each
• Assisted the HAS’s chief engineer with the construction of a cholera clinic
• Built several community latrines to combat cholera
• Developed a community square and a community garden

 

Leadership Experience
Moving the Lives of Kids, Community Mural Project
Pittsburgh, PA Chief Operations Officer, May 2007-210
• Operated all aspects of the Non-profit company
• Oversaw the production of over 200 public works of art in Pittsburgh.
• Successfully wrote grants to supporting foundations and government agencies
• Met regularly with political officials to gain support for the project
• Met with Pittsburgh Arts Commission to seek approval on dozens of projects
• Set up and executed community meetings around Allegheny County
• Visited and spoke at many area high schools to recruit youth for projects
• Personally designed and painted 10 murals
• Engaged and empowered at-risk youth artists working on the project for 3 years
• Created and designed all administrative and business tools, such as time sheets, contracts,
business cards, brochures and curriculums
• Developed the MLK website mlkmural.com
• Held and conducted weekly Staff meetings
• Met with and collaborated with dozens of youth organizations
• Worked closely with fiscal agents to handle company payroll
• Managed more than 300 paid youth artists (ages 15-18)
• Managed more than 100 artists, assistants, special projects and teaching staff
• Developed and created some of the most inventive art projects in Pittsburgh such as a Video
Mural, Glass Mural, Green Mural, Dance Murals and an official G20 Mural

 

Teaching Experience
YMCA Lighthouse Graphic Design, Mural George Westinghouse High School
Pittsburgh, PA November 2007-May 2008
• Designed and painted 5 murals in the school halls with Westinghouse students
• Developed innovative curriculums, around the subjects of graphic design, digital illustration,
silkscreen t-shirts, mural painting, graphic design, and print layout
• Mentored dozens of creative youth

 

Educational Experience
Art Center College of Design
Pasadena, CA January 2001-August 2004
BFA Illustration, focus on Print and Gallery Illustration

 

Fulbright Scholarship, Brazil Art and Society Group Fulbright University of Pittsburgh
Brazil, Summer 2009
• The Educational Fulbright was a collaboration with the MAC Museum, Andy Warhol Museum, and
the University of Pittsburgh Latin American Studies Department
• Developed two curriculums for The Warhol, and PITT websites
• Painted a Mural in Niteroi with a group of Brazilian youth in collaboration with The MAC museum

 

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