I'm a personable, collegial, insightful and experienced professional with more than 4 years of proven success in the marketing and communications industries.  Currently, I work as a Media Promotions Manager for Jae Sinnett and J-Nett Music.  In this capacity, I have facilitated, planned, developed and promoted comprehensive media campaigns for Subject to Change, Zero to 60, and The Americana Groove Project, as well as marketing all events related to his music career, including performances, lectures, drum clinics and master classes.  As part of my responsibilities, I have had constant contact and interaction with the press, jazz radio announcers, performing arts presenters and educators both nationally and internationally.  I also serve as a volunteer communications director for the Young AFCEAN Hampton Roads Chapter, where I plan, develop and promote marketing campaigns for the chapter's various events.


Previously, I was a Computer Intern at Three Oaks Elementary School.  During this time, I managed the technical requirements of an elementary school of approximately 800 students who, on a daily basis, used 500 desktops and laptops, as well as 150 iPads.  One of my other responsibilities was to review and critique the approximately 1000 teacher webpages of all 56 Virginia Beach elementary schools in order to create a unified website concept using a content management system.


To learn more about my work, visit the Portfolio and Resume pages on this website.

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