Summary of Qualifications
  • Physical Computing, iPhone, and Flash programming experience
  • Experienced in development and project management using the agile methodology
  • Former two-time Olympic gymnast and World Cup gold medalist
  • Experience
    August 2012 - present
    Business and Marketing Consultant | Kizomba Harmony | Houston, TX
  • Establish business and marketing strategies
  • Provide direction for Kizomba Harmony to reach operational and strategic goals
  • Form evaluation processes for internal analysis of daily operations

  • September 2011 - present
    Project Management Director | Kin Valley | Savannah, GA and Austin, TX
  • Organize status meetings, communicate project progress and risks associated with changing project requirements and prioritization to the team, CEO, and CTO
  • Provide leadership and direction to project management team
  • Communicate technical requirements to non-technical team members
  • Attend business development meetings
  • Review and provide feedback on client presentations in preparation phase to ensure accuracy and feasibility of proposed deliverables

  • February 2011 - August 2011
    Project Manager and Interaction Designer | Kin Valley | Savannah, GA
  • Worked with resources geographically spread around the U.S. and overseas, to create, manage and adhere to monthly production schedule
  • Researched, gathered project requirements, and created UX design specification documents for interactive product features

  • July 2010 – November 2011
    Office Manager and Bookkeeper | Yates Paving Corporation | Savannah, GA
  • Prepared project bid submissions
  • Responded to vendor and customer requests
  • Managed bookkeeping activities - accounts payable, accounts receivable, account reconciliation, payroll, and payroll taxes

  • June 2005 – March 2011
    Cofounder / Operations Manager | Coach Wayne Gymnastics | Savannah, GA
  • Cofounded mobile gymnastics program with 7 mobile locations in Savannah, GA
  • Managed operations with over 200 students and 7 staff members
  • Communicated with clients to ensure satisfaction and obtain feedback
  • Co-created student and instructor curriculum and certification program to unify teaching methodology and serve as a quality control device

  • February 2005 – February 2006
    Project Coordinator / Web Developer | eThree Media | Savannah, GA
  • Gathered requirements, managed expectations, communicated project progress, gathered feedback, and delivered final product on client-facing side
  • Designed web graphics, interfaces, and user experiences for web sites
  • Developed HTML/CSS web pages
  • Education

    March 2011
    Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) | Savannah, GA
    Bachelor in Interactive Design and Game Development, GPA 3.96

    August 2006
    South University | Savannah, GA
    Associate of Science in Business Administration, GPA 4.0
    Sills and Expertise
    Creative Software: Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, Flash, and Dreamweaver
    Project management and productivity: Agile development, MS Project, Smartsheet, Dropbox, Basecamp, Highrise, Quickbooks, Microsoft Office
    Programming languages: AS3, Processing, HTML, CSS
    Languages: Slovak, English, and Russian
    Honors and Awards
  • Academic Honors Scholarship Recipient, SCAD (2006 - 2011)
  • Summa Cum Laude, Savannah College of Art and Design (2011)
  • Summa Cum Laude, South University (2006)
  • World Cup Gold medalist in gymnastics on balance beam (2004)
  • Two-time Olympic Gymnast (2000, 2004)