- Dec 2017 – Present
Web Content Manager – Connecting The Dots: Newborn Screening (Non-profit Organization). Utilizing a pre-designed WordPress theme, I have been customizing and arranging content. Through much patience and from my educational background, I taught the owner of the business how to use WordPress and how to become more independent with adding her own content.
- Apr 2017 – Present
Blogger – Writing articles at FiggiRiggi.com. FiggiRiggi is a fig propagation information website that I created years ago when it was formally known as figgiriggi.wordpress.com. I write about growing fig trees in the North East zone 7a, recipes and troubleshooting when things don’t go quite as planned. I will soon write articles reviewing restaurants that have fig dishes.
- Aug 2011 – Present
Inventory Researcher – Macy’s Inc. I work as a Inventory Cycle Count Researcher at Macy’s Inc. I make inventory adjustments and investigate missing merchandise.
- April 2011 – 2019
General Manager while I built a business as a co-founder around a CMS social networking dating website called Smoothe Date. It grew over 2000 memberships in 6 months. I performed most of the technical work of setting up the website and the art direction on choosing the design for what our customers wanted.
- May 2008 – April 2011
Visual Effects Freelance artist. Produced rotoscoping content for a full featured film and with the UVPHACTORY for an Animal Planet television program called Animal Gladiators.
- June 2005 – May 2008
Animation Instructor, Assistant Director of Professional Services, and travel coordinator for a SIGGRAPH conference. Invited speakers to come from across the country to give presentations and advice to the students. I instructed students on using specialized graphics software such as Adobe After Effects, Photoshop, Flash and Autodesk Maya.
After graduating with a Master’s Degree (Considered as Honors according to the president) in Computer Art and 3D Design, I spent the last twelve years working both as a freelance compositor and web designer and as part of a team in various companies along the East Coast USA.