BermudaQuest & Origins (Sole Proprietorship)
June 2009 – Present | Global
“World Culture in the Palm of Your Hand”
BermudaQuest is a free online newspaper primarily about Archaeology, Ancient History and cultures from all over the world. The site is fueled by guests’ insights, experiences, photos, and thoughts about culture, heritage, and travel. I am the primary editor, graphic/web designer, social media specialist, interviewer, and video production agent.
Origins is a free print and digital magazine about culture that focuses on explaining why we are the way we are based on our archaeological and historical past: “It’s time to rediscover where we came from.”
Writer & Contributor
March 2012 – Present | Worldwide
Archaeological research and author of articles for the new archaeology journal founded by Ioannis Georgopoulos.
January 2012 – Present | Ontario, Canada
Write archaeology and culture focused articles for the print and online newspaper.
Web Design - Programming - Social Media
June 2012 – Present | Austin, Texas
Created the website along with the logo for E-Morgaine, a travel agency that supports Non Profits.
March 2012 – Present | West Lake Hills, Texas
Responsible for creative design of photographs and proofreading blog posts.
February 2012 – May 2012 | Austin, Texas
Freelance web and graphic designer for Get My Kid Fit, a new Austin start-up that focuses on health and fitness awareness for children ages 3-12. Designed logo, website, graphics, and marketing/promotional materials.
Emerald P.I., Inc.
February 2011 – November 2011 | Austin, Texas
Freelance position focused on social media outreach and website optimization.
June 2011 – June 2011 | USA
Freelance web programmer: created an online store for Bissau Enterprises LLC in June of 2011. Also set up how to manage sales, online data, and security.
March 2012 – Present | Austin, Texas Area
Certified tutor on wyzant.com in the following areas: anthropology, archaeology, art history, English, general computer, grammar, reading, TOEFL, Spanish, study skills, web design, and Microsoft Office: Word, PowerPoint & Excel
IT/Publicity Officer: Sigma Alpha Pi
May 2011 – May 2012 | Austin Community College
Encouraged students that are part of the Society to achieve their goals and provide inspirational quotes daily to start off their day. Designed the chapter website and set up all social media accounts. Also created the yearbook and founded the scholarship Leaders of Tomorrow, which was awarded to two students at the Induction Ceremony.
Leaders of Tomorrow :: Founded a scholarship fund for students at Austin Community College who are members of our leadership organization. Students were required to complete 10 hours of service for the chapter and complete an essay. Students were awarded at the Induction Ceremony (April 20, 2012).
The Dream Tree
September 2011 – October 2011 | Austin, Texas
Social media marketing and outreach intern: expand the CEO program by The Dream Tree to college and university students across the United States.
June 2010 – July 2010 | Key Largo, Florida
Three week internship that incorporated learning about dolphins and sea lions, including their health, food, sanitations, and promoting public awareness about marine mammal conservation.
September 2010 – February 2011 | Round Rock, Texas
Customer Service: cashier, customer satisfaction, social network programming, food handling.
Jump N Climb Party Centers
October 2009 – July 2010 | Round Rock, Texas
Assistant Manager: duties included party planning, party platters, children entertainment, play assistant, children supervision, cafeteria management, admissions, employee interviews and payroll management.