Optimistic, creative, courteous and hardworking individual looking to join the team at an exciting, charming and unique store. Enjoy helping customers find what they need, discover new products and have a positive overall experience.
Strong work ethic
Attention to detail
Merchandising and displays
Microsoft Office Suite
Managing changing priorities
Family and FriendsFamily Caregiver | January 2008 - October 2016
Managed the day by day needs of elderly and infirm (immediate and extended) family members.
Traveled between homes to cook, clean, visit and transport to and from appointments (such as doctors, dentists, etc.) or banking and shopping while they were still able.
Arranged medical care for them as needed.
All while caring for my own family and home and homeschooling my daughter.
Walt Disney CompanyCreative Costuming Manager | Lake Buena Vista, Florida | January 1990 - January 2008
Managed various areas in the Creative Costuming and Corporate Characters Departments, which included entertainment costume building, character costume building, the CAD/CAM pattern makers and the operational costume alterations department located in Textile Services.
Direct report responsibilities fluctuated with each area managed, ranging from 14 - 66 cast members while also responsible for 150 indirect reports.
Originally began as a seamstress in the Creative Costuming Character building department and advanced into the Administration Department as a Statistical Assistant before moving into the CAD/CAM department as a CAD/CAM operator and then into management for the Corporate Characters.
Several years later moved back to Creative Costuming to manage the building and alterations of entertainment and operational costumes.
National Wholesale PrintingOffice Assistant & Graphic Designer | Redford, Michigan | January 1984 - January 1989
Worked as a typesetter and key liner in the graphic arts department and office assistant for a local printing company.
High School DiplomaPlymouth Salem High SchoolPlymouth, Michigan | 1976 General Education Studies
Trade and Technical ProgramFashion IllustrationColorado Institute of ArtDenver, Colorado | Attended 1977-1979Coursework included Graphic Design & Layout, Color Design & Theory, Life Drawing, Fashion Illustration and Business Marketing.
Bachelor of ScienceTextiles and Home EconomicsMadonna UniversityLivonia, Michigan | 1989
Coursework includes Business Marketing and Management