BOARD MEMBER

Tessera Art Collective (2019 - Present)

Greenmount West Community Center Foundation (2019 - Present)



RESIDENCY

Mural Arts Artepreneurs (2018 - 2019)

Visiting Artist tasked with teaching young artists small business skills including conceptualizing, designing, manufacturing and promoting a t-shirt collection. 

 

WORKSHOPS

GirlTrek #StressProtest (2018)

Self-Care as an Act of Resistance: Affirming Our Stories Through Poster Making and Screen Printing

Say it with Your Chest! A T-Shirt and Screen Printing Workshop!

Radical Self-Care and StoryTelling through Zine Making (Co-Facilitator)

DreamYard Art Center (2018)

Southwark STEM Program (2018)

 

SPEAKING

Designer, Activist, Woman: A Panel Discussion (2017)

Design for Social Change (2016)

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

Owner, CEO and Manager

Philadelphia Printworks

Feb 2010 – Present

Philadelphia, PA

Philadelphia Printworks is a social justice apparel brand and screen printing workshop.

 

Quality Assurance Engineer

Oracle

Jan 2007– Jan 2017

Greater Philadelphia Area

Software Design Engineer in Test (SDET) tasked with creating high quality, maintainable, and performant code used for automated test cases. Focused on testability, robustness, and performance. Skill set includes experience in software processes and how to test software.

 

Intern

U.S. Environmental Protection Agency

Jun 2002 – Aug 2002

Washington D.C. Metro Area

Assisted in the development of an online Volunteer Monitoring Directory. Researched, analyzed and compared two environmental methods databases (Oracle and a unique "System J").

 

Intern

U.S. Food and Drug Administration

Jun 2000 – Aug 2001

Rockville, Maryland

Tested FDA Intranet pages for Section 508 compliance using BOBBY Software. Updated and created FDA Intranet WebPages
Filtered and directed incoming email from the FDA Homepage. Worked with a team of six interns to create a pilot DSL Program, during a six-week period with a $60,000 budget. Program was implemented into the FDA infrastructure.

 

EDUCATION

Keller Graduate School of Management

2005 – 2007

Masters Degree in Information Systems Management with a concentration in Programming Languages

 

Cheyney University of Pennsylvania

1999 – 2003

Bachelors Degree in Computer Science

 

PERSONAL INTERESTS

  • Travel

  • Interior Design

  • Photography

  • Camping and Hiking

 

REFERENCES

References are available on request.