Experience

WORK


Research Analyst to CEO at Cushman & Wakefield (San Antonio, TX)

♦  Assisted the regional CEO in both the brokerage process and downtown development
♦  Led design team that optimized 200+ unit mixes and unit floor plans for new downtown luxury multifamily development
♦  Collaborated with senior industry members in facilitating the appraisal and re-sale of Valero Energy’s former corporate headquarters (300,000+ sqft)
♦  Researched the acquisition of undervalued commercial assets and completed property valuations for companies such as AT&T
♦  Participated in special team assembled for the acquisition and repurposing of an iconic downtown building
♦  Worked with senior developers in the equity financing phase of downtown multifamily development (200+ units)

Intern at Laird Norton Company (Seattle, WA)

♦  Worked within properties division of Seattle-based diversified holdings company
♦  Researched emerging markets for a private real estate investment firm with over $450 million in holdings

♦  Assisted comparative market analysis team in evaluation of potential downtown Seattle investment properties

♦  Generated regional submarket reports that analyzed absorption and capitalization rates for Denver, Seattle, and Portland

Director of Marketing at Landsness Luxury Real Estate (Coldwell Banker) (San Francisco, CA)

♦  Assisted a top-producing agent at Coldwell Banker’s second highest grossing office worldwide
♦  Developed and implemented a multifaceted online marketing campaign that brought the website from 2 lifetime views, to over 12,000.  These efforts resulted in several sizeable transactions
♦  Analyzed market conditions and completed comparative market reports for multi-million dollar properties
♦  Hired, oversaw, and managed the work of 25+ online employees

Consultant, Strategic Marketing & Online Outreach at California Imaging Institute (Fresno, CA)

♦  Consulted the largest medical imaging group in central California on their online marketing strategy
♦  Reviewed current marketing structures and compiled report recommending future adjustments
♦  Developed new website (in HTML / WordPress) that receives 10,000+ views every month
♦  Implemented new online marketing strategy that now saves the company $10,000 annually

Residential Assistant at Carleton College (Northfield, MN)

♦  Evaluated resident needs and strategically addressed areas of concern
♦  Collaborated with faculty and other peer leaders in an effort to maintain a safe and enjoyable building atmosphere
♦  Managed building budgets and coordinated programs for the dorm’s 300+ residents

Employee at Wilderness Encampment (Sierra Nevadas, CA)

♦  Lived and worked at an extremely remote cabin in California’s Golden Trout Wilderness.
♦  Worked in construction, wood crafting, painting, structural engineering, and logging.
♦  Learned skills such as environmental preservation practices, safe fire building methods, waste management techniques, and how to pack donkeys / mules.

 

EDUCATION


Carleton College (Northfield, Minnesota)

♦  Graduated with double bachelor’s degree (US History and Cinema & Media Studies) from a top 10 national college

♦  Published honors thesis regarding the 2008 economic recession’s influence on Spain’s film financing models

The Thacher School (Ojai, California)

♦  Graduated from one of the most selective boarding schools in the nation

LEADERSHIP & ACCOLADES


President of Carleton Executive Club Sports Council

♦  Acted as president of council that supervises 25 college club sport programs and over 800 students athletes
♦  Oversaw the allocation and strategic planning for the council’s $135,000 annual budget

Honors Senior Thesis

♦  Conferred honors for my thesis analyzing how the 2008 global financial crisis impacted financing methods within the Spanish film industry

Monroe Palmer Speech and Debate Award

♦  Awarded prize for the most exemplary work in public speaking, communication, and debate

Exemplary Carleton Writing Portfolio

♦  Presented commendation for having a writing portfolio in the top 10% of the class

Ed Buckwald Leadership Award

♦  Bestowed award for outstanding commitment and leadership after two years of captainship of the Carleton’s mens lacrosse program

Ultimate Frisbee National Championship

♦  Won DIII National Championship with nationally recognized collegiate team, the Gods of Plastic

SKILLS & MISCELLANEOUS


Skills

♦  Excel, CoStar, LoopNet, ArcGIS, Photoshop CS6, WordPress, GoDaddy, InDesign, Infogram, Adobe Acrobat

Obscure & Miscellaneous

♦  I am a record holding rodeo horse rider in the gymkhana camp drafting race.
♦  Have successfully completed a 350-mile hiking expedition of California’s famous John Muir Trail.
♦  Traveled to 36 different countries across 6 different continents.