Sport & Exercise Science, M.S.
Sport Administration Emphasis
Hometown: Centennial, CO
- B.A. Art and Design
- Major: K-12 Visual Arts Teaching and Licensure
- Minor: Coaching
- University of Northern Colorado, 2011
Kent Denver School
High School Volleyball Coach (August 2007 – Present)
Responsibilities:Varsity Assistant (2011): Planned/assisted with daily practices; Coached all positions and talents; Designed uniforms, ordered equipment for all team levels; Facilitated games for all levels; Compiled, recorded and reported game stats; Organized and facilitated Breast Cancer Fundraiser Pink Game; Independently coordinated summer workouts and private lessons; Promoted, advertised and coached summer camp; Created, assembled and wrote the KDS VB Drill Book JV2 Head Coach (2010), Freshman Team Head Coach (2007-2009): Introduced the fundamentals of volleyball; Explained rules, examined team strategies, fostered teamwork skills; Provided game transportation; Achieved four winning seasons
Colorado North Stars Volleyball Club
Club Volleyball Head Coach 14-Black Team (October 2009 – May 2011)
Responsibilities: 14-Black Head Coach: Managed tryout for 12-14 age groups; Taught strategies to reach the elite levels of sport; Chaperoned athletes; Assembled teamwork and leadership skills; Achieved placement in the top 20 teams in the region for two years
John Evans I.B. Middle School & Highland Elementary School
Art Student Teacher (January 2011 - February 2011; February 2011 - April 2011)
Responsibilities: Developed lesson plans to integrate new concepts and literacy into art; Advised and mentored a group of 15 students; Participated in planning and team meetings daily; Participated in parent conferences; Taught and instructed five art classes to 6th (2), 7th and 8th (3) graders, and taught three sections of each, K-4th grade; Taught two sections of 5th grade, 17 total classes per week.
Proficient in Microsoft Office, Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom.
UNC Dean’s Honor Roll (2010-2011), UNC Club Volleyball Team Captain (2009), Alpha Omicron Pi Sorority Member and Officer (2006-2009), University of Minn. Club Volleyball Team Captain (2006-2007), Gopher Scholarship from the University of Minn. (2006)
* Desires a career in coaching, high school and collegiate athletics, program and team managing, sporting event coordination, sport governing bodies and non-profit agencies.