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Hi there, my name is Sarah.

I love:

bringing friends & neighbors together, taking photos for work and play, testing vegan desserts, and exploring new places by bike.

SOCIAL

@wild_freckles

ON REPEAT

"All The Stars"

CURRENT OBSESSIONS

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Education

DUQUESNE UNIVERSITY, 2015

Integrated Marketing Communication BA, Business Management Certificate

  • Lambi Pi Eta
  • Vira I. Heinz Scholar
  • Art Director of Students for Human Rights

Experience

Event Specialist, bikepgh

2018 - Present

  • Develop and execute large-scale community events such as OpenStreetsPGH and PedalPGH
  • Assist with the creation of event permits, maps, and contracts
  • Identify and recruit key stakeholders, local businesses, and activity partners
  • Coordinate bicycle valets and other community outreach opportunities
  • Facilitate the hiring of seasonal interns and part-time staff

 

volunteer coordinator, bikepgh

2015 - 2017

  • Recruited, trained, and coordinated over 600 volunteers per year
  • Maintained accurate volunteer records in Salesforce database
  • Created training guides for volunteers, interns, and seasonal staff
  • Developed strategies for partnering with local community groups
  • Optimized eNewsletters, social media, and web communications
  • Assisted in the coordination of small, medium, and large-scale events

 

Marketing Strategist, Bantha Tea Bar

2016 - 2017

  • Developed opening and closing procedures for employees
  • Collaborated with other small businesses to co-host events
  • Implemented social media strategy to align with business goals
  • Created engaging content for Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

 

Holiday Customer Care Advocate, Modcloth

2015

  • Provided customer support through online chat, phone, and email
  • Created general response templates for live messaging and emails
  • Identified and resolved customers’ web, order, and shipping issues

 

LIBRARY Student Aid, Duquesne University

2012 - 2015

  • Shelved materials according to LC classification system
  • Created flyers and window displays for special programs
  • Assisted patrons in the use of library resources and technical services

 

Photo Intern, Chancelor Humphrey (@KeepPittsburghDope)

2013 - 2014

  • Captured local street style and fashion events
  • Worked as a second shooter for lookbooks and photo shoots
  • Produced and edited photos for Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter

Skills

Salesforce, ZenDesk, WordPress, SEO, MailChimp, Hootsuite, Eventbrite, Crowdrise, Adobe Creative Suite, G Suite, Microsoft Office, Photography, Event Planning, Recruitment, Program Development