Education 2001-2004 University of Central Florida Orlando, FL Bachelor of Arts, Theatre
1999 Palm Beach Gardens High School Palm Beach Gardens, FL High School Diploma
Work Experience June 2007-Current The Preserve at Ironhorse West Palm Beach, FL Food and Beverage Director Began as a temporary Administrative Assistant to General Manager and Controller. Promoted to Catering and Membership Director in 2010, then transitioned to Food and Beverage and Catering Director in 2015. Duties included but were not limited to:
Creating marketing materials and advertisements to entice new members. Increased memberships by 30 new members while holding temporary Membership position.
Event planning, decorations and execution. Over the course of 11 years at the club, hosted over 200 successful events from weddings to golf events.
Created successful Wine Dinner programming.
Updated and ran website. On site IT troubleshooter.
Well versed in Excel, File Maker Pro, Act, Word, Jonas, Publisher, Outlook, PowerPoint.
Kept inventory percentages low while building a diverse wine list and craft cocktail menu.
Trained and managed 8 employees on service and Point of Sale system.
Acted as temporary chef and cut monthly food inventory number in half.
On floor manager and dealt with customer issues and complaints.
July 2004-June 2007 Office Team Cincinnati, OH and West Palm Beach, FL Filled temporary positions. Temporary admin position at The Preserve at Ironhorse in West Palm Beach turned to full time position.
July 2004-June 2007 Shadowbox Newport, KY Performer, Administrator
Assisted the General Manager
Worked in marketing, promotions, and public relations.
Promoted to assistant box office manager and assisted with finances by maintaining nightly and weekly financial records as well as dealing with weekly cash deposits,.
Assisted in the kitchen as well as in cleaning and general facility maintenance,
Event coordinator for non-profit, decorating for yearly fundraiser and coordinating pickup on over 250 fund raising items.
Used Excel, Word, ACT, File Maker Pro.
June 2001-July 2004 Barnes and Noble University of Central Florida Orlando, FL Head Cashier
Assist customers with collegiate apparel, textbooks and fiction and non-fiction books.
Maintain cash drawers for all employees.
Help with nightly deposits.
Affiliations and Certifications: Club Manager’s Association of America. Serv/Safe Certified until 2020.