Activities

  • Track & Field

    • CO State 400 & 800 meter dash

  • Cross Country

    • CO State Champion 

    • CO Academic Honor Award for Athletes

  • Outreach events at University of Colorado South Denver

    • Astronomer for family fun day events

  • NASA student video shorts 

    • Production assistant and researcher​

  • 2016 Fiske Fulldome Film Festival

    • Coordinator and theater technician for international film festival​

  • Yoga in the Dome 2016-2017 Fiske Planetarium

    • Operated planetarium 360° live-rendering software for yoga classes​ at CU Boulder

    • Coordinated lighting and sound with teachers and photographers

Education​

University of Colorado Denver, 2017 - 2019

MA, Learning-Design and Technology

  • Graduated Summa Cum Laude

University of Colorado Boulder, 2012 - 2016

BAAstrophysical and Planetary Sciences
(APS) Undergraduate Program

  • Emphasis on Planetary Atmospheric Dynamics

Aims Community College, 2009 - 2011

Associate of Arts

4.0 GPA

Roosevelt High School, 2003 - 2007

Advanced Placement Student

Academic Champion Athletic Honor Award

Future Business Leaders of America

4.0 GPA

Experience

Education First (August 2019 - Present)

Private Online Instructor in China

Key responsibilities include:

  • Deliver 25-minute high-quality and engaging one-on-one online classes to kids

  • Communicate availability for lesson hours with scheduling system, then teach the same kids every week and watch them improve over time.

  • Give feedback to students throughout the class and to their parents in post-lesson reporting

  • TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) certification

 

University of Colorado Denver (February 2018 - 2019)

Employee Services Record Management Specialist 

CU System Office Downtown Denver

  • Microfiche and microfilm research

  • CU Employee Services research liaison

  • Record keeper of tax docs, dependent verification and benefits management, employee immigration documents

  • Developed training system for new records mgmt employees  

Butterfly Pavilion (November 2017 - February 2018)

Education Registration Specialist

  • Scheduling and coordinating of field trips to facility

  • Scheduling special events, private and public

  • Centaman systems trainer

  • Developed training system for new registration specialists

 

University of Colorado Boulder 

(May 2012 – April 2017)

Fiske Planetarium and Science Center

  • Public Outreach Coordinator for NASA student video shorts

  • Theater Technician 

  • Laser Show Operator

  • Astronomy Show Presenter 

    • Astronomy presentations for faculty events, CU classes, K-12 classes, and for the general public​

  • Administration and Docent Staff

    • Financial transactions and accounting​

  • Proficiency in full dome live-rendering planetarium technologies 

    • Trained by the developers of Digital Sky 2​

Job History​

  • Education First Kids Online Teacher, 2019 - Present

  • University of Colorado Denver, 2018 - 2019

  • Butterfly Pavilion, 2017 - 2018

  • University of Colorado Boulder, 2012 - 2017

  • Fiske Planetarium and Science Center, 2012 - 2016

  • Sprouts Farmer’s Market, 2011 - 2013

  • Super Target, 2008 - 2011

  • Starbucks, 2009 - 2011

  • Magnetic Art Gallery, 2008 - 2010

  • Hatfield-Chilson Recreation Center, 2006 - 2008

  • Panda Express, 2006 - 2007

  • West-Ridge Animal Hospital, 2005 - 2006 

Volunteering

  • Future Business Leaders of America

    • Taught senior citizen class on Microsoft Suite

  • Denver Museum of Nature and Science

    • Space Odyssey Galactic Guide

  • Goodwill Industries, Inc. volunteer

    • Sorted goods for Boulder location​

  • Sommers-Bausch Observatory Lab Assistant 

    • Undergraduate lab assistant​

  • Girl Scouts of America Public Servant​​

    • 10 years​ of service to communities

             across Colorado

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