• 10 years of freelance graphic design experience

  • Planned, coordinated, and marketed more than 20 nonprofit special events

  • Responsible and deadline driven

  • Strong leadership, organization and presentation skills

  • Clear communicator and life-long relationship builder

  • Proficient in Adobe Creative Suites including InDesign, Photoshop, Illustrator, Wordpress, Wix, Mailchimp, Constant Contact, Postso, SproutSocial, Direct Mail, Microsoft Office, Outlook, Volgistics and VolunteerHub.


 

RELEVANT WORK EXPERIENCE

 

Director of Marketing                                            Jewish Family Service / Addison, TX / Aug. 2020 - Present 

        Leads the brand strategy, implementation, and creative development of marketing initiatives for Jewish Family Service. 
 

        Serves as a member of the Key Leadership Team, contributing to and supporting the agency's fundraising and outreach

        goals with a variety of print and digital communication channels. 
 

        Serves as in-house contact for our marketing agency partner and for all internal department needs
       

        Responsible for strengthening connections to our mission through internal and external communication. 
 

        Ensures consistent brand identity and messaging at all levels of organization

Marketing Manager                                         Jewish Family Service / Addison, TX / Aug. 2018 - Aug. 2020

Designed Annual Appeal that raised $468,000, pivoted to create a fully virtual event in just three weeks due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, formalized brand standards, and increased online engagement with more than 900 new followers in 3 years.

Email Marketing: Designs and implement on-brand emails. Includes custom html coding, improving open rates, segmenting and click-through rates on Constant Contact. 

 

Print Marketing: Concept creation, design, and follow through every step of the design process. Includes understanding print and mail house production needs and scheduling. Ensure the brand is consistent across all platforms.
 

Social Media/Video Content: Includes community engagement (i.e. responding, commenting, tagging, etc.) and regular content creation. Also, it includes taking a multi-channel, integrated approach to sharing content with the community on Jewish Family Service and The Resale Shop, a charitable project of Jewish Family Service Facebook pages.
 

Special Event Marketing: Supports the Director in all aspects of promoting Agency fundraisers including branding, collateral, PR, digital marketing, and project management. In addition, the Marketing Manager assists supervisor with logistics, planning, and a/v support as needed.

Community Engagement Manager                   Jewish Family Service / Addison, TX / Sept. 2016 - Aug. 2018

Composition of bi-weekly e-blasts, social media maintenance, and designing certain print collateral. Responsible for marketing initiatives for resale store, employment services program, volunteer program and some special events.

Designed collateral that helped raised over $108,000 through compelling visual communication and concept creation for the agencies' Fall Appeal.

Raised $53,819 for North Texas Giving Day Campaign through concept creation and design.

Provided significant support for Special Events planning, execution, and marketing.

Lead marketing initiatives that collected record breaking numbers (118,000diapers/wipes) for JFS Annual Diaper Shower.
Recruit, screen, interview, train and retain volunteers of all ages to enrich the volunteer department.

Represent the agency in the community including scheduling and attending speaking engagements at local colleges, organizations, and groups.

Manage program budget, including YTD $385,000 savings through volunteer retention efforts.

Lead large scale volunteer opportunities for groups (corporate, young adults, youth sports teams)
Oversee the operation of 8 volunteer programs such as the on-site Food Pantry, Kosher Home Delivered Meals, High School Internship Program, and Older Adult programs.
Ongoing recognition, outreach and engagement of 1,200 JFS volunteers.
Complete productivity information and reports for Volunteer Department records.

Community Engagement Coordinator                  Jewish Family Service / Addison, TX / Feb. 2016 - Aug. 2016

Coordinate and assist with marketing initiatives, volunteer management, and special events.

Composition of e-blasts, social media maintenance, content creation, and designing print collateral.
Assist with leading on-site volunteer groups in the Food Pantry, routes for Kosher Home Delivered Meals, and assist with volunteer screening process including interviews, background checks and tours.
Lead high school internship program by locating opportunities, interviewing students, and connecting interns to DFW nonprofit agencies.

Account Coordinator                                             Black Book Ink, LLC / Dallas, TX / Aug. 2015 – Nov. 2015

        Processed job requests and assigned team members to projects in Zoho project management system

        Coordinated and ensured projects were completed in a timely and accurate manner

        Maintained and updated weekly status reports for clients

        Scheduled emailers and Social Media posts for clients

        Responsible for additional administrative tasks as needed

 

Marketing and Development (Intern)            Jewish Family & Career Services / Atlanta, GA / May – Aug. 2014

       Assisted in researching campaign strategies that helped simplify donation process

       Learned marketing analytics

       Updated and grew agency donor database

 

Media Services/Designer          Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children / Dallas, TX / Apr. 2011 – Dec. 2012

       Designed and published invitations and presentations for Junior Volunteer Program

       Produced ‘Lend our Hand Campaign’ pieces which helped raise $20k for patients

 

 

LEADERSHIP/ORGANIZATIONS

 

Texas Christian University (TCU) Alpha Chi Omega Advisory Board                                                           2020

Designer for Powered By Professionals, New York                                                                                    2020

Astraios Chamber Music Board Member                                                                                                 2019

Dallas Society of Visual Communications Member                                                                                    2017

Delta Eta Delta Alumnae Social Media Chair                                                                                           2016

The Association for Women in Communication Member                                                                            2015

VP of Marketing for UTA Alpha Chi Omega Collegiate Chapter                                                                 2014

Girl Scout Gold Award Recipient                                                                                                            2012

Plano Sr. High School Yearbook Editor-in-Chief                                                                                         2011

EDUCATION

 

University of Texas at Arlington                                                                                  August 2011 - May 2015

B.A., Organizational Communication and Minor in Business Administration 

Marketing Certificate, CNM Connect                                                                          Fall 2017