Highly creative and innovative Floral Designer very experienced in the art of creating emotions through design. Works with individual and corporate clients for an array of types and sizes of events. Skilled in all client requests from birth to passing.
Design impeccable floral displays that evoke the sentiment or emotion desired by the client.
Ability to effectively convey design ideas to potential clients.
Excellent team participant and manager.
Impeccable inherited creative skills.
Excellent customer service mentality with outstanding organizational skills.
Comfortable in high paced, stressful environments.
Experienced in all areas of shop management such as bookkeeping, staff management, product ordering, etc.
Floral Design Instructor November 2015 to CurrentBladen Community College － Dublin, North Carolina
Instruct proper techniques in flower care.
Present on the elements and principals of design.
Introduce students to a variety of styles of floral design.
Mentor students while designing their own work.
Provide honest, effective feedback on students' final work.
Floral Designer, Marketing, Event Consultant May 2013 to CurrentElizabethtown Florist & Events － Elizabethtown, North Carolina
Manage a team of designers and staff ranging from three to seven members.
Greet customers, understand their requirements, know the occasion, and plan accordingly.
As Event Consultant, coordinate all vendors, staff, and parties involved in order to execute organized, professional events to the desire of the client.
Develop, maintain, and instruct on designs that adhere to positive profit margin management.
Design exceptional, modern, trendy wedding designs for bridal shows and booked weddings.
Call on and develop strong professional relationships with event venues in order to secure stronger sales leads.
Manage social media, website, and marketing campaigns for all seasons and additional promotions.
Negotiate special pricing and terms with wholesale suppliers.
Manage customer accounts and handle all inquiries as necessary.
Pharmacy Technician February 2006 to August 2012CVS/Pharmacy － Elizabethtown, North Carolina
Receive and verifying prescriptions.
Organize medications for pharmacist to dispense by reading medication orders and prescriptions; preparing labels; calculating quantities; assembling intravenous solutions and other pharmaceutical therapies.
Generate revenues by calculating, recording, and issuing charges.
Prepare reports by collecting and summarizing information.
Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control. policies and protocols
Education and Training
Floral DesignNorth Carolina Certified Professional Florist School － North Carolina, United StatesCompleted the three-day hands-on portion of the course on October 16, 2016. The segment included traditional designs, sympathy designs, and wedding work instructed by Jim Johnson, AAF, AIFD, TMF. Currently continuing the independent course study to complete the program.
Applied Comprehensive MusicCampbell University － Buies Cree, North Carolina, United States
High School DiplomaWest Bladen High School － Bladenboro, North Carolina, United States