Accomplished Event Professional with senior management experience in Special Events, Theater Productions and Museum Openings
- January 2006 - presentSenior Event manager
Contracting, planning, designing and executing and/or managing private events, including: nonprofit community event and fundraisers, music and art festivals, weddings, mitzvahs and corporate meetings and events. Event guest range 100-500 guests. 3-5 events per year.
- August 2009 - September 2016Senior Event Manager
Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts of Miami-Dade CountyMiami/Fort Lauderdale Area
Management of Emmy, Tony and Grammy Award winners. Manage all aspects of the artist or clients hospitality contract. Securing travel, accommodations and catering. Manage all day of details. Communicating directives to the venue staff, vendors and creative personnel for performances and events. While monitoring operations budget management and presenting settlement invoices upon completion of events. With excellent costumer Service. 75-100 performances per year.
Organized all event logistics and artist services for the following performances:
Jazz: Michael Feinstein, Keith Jarrett, Ernie Watts, and TS Monk.
Broadway: "Wicked", “In the Heights”, “Jersey Boys” and "The Addams Family".
Pops/Blues: Jay Leno, BB King, B-52's, Whoopi Goldberg, and Billy Crystal.
World Orchestras and Soloist: The Cleveland Orchestra, Itzak Perlman and Lang Lang.
Dance: Batsheva, Pilobolus, Merce Cunningham and Mark Morris Dance Companies.
Celebrity Chef Series: Jacques Pepin, Anthony Bourdain, and Emeril.
Miami Arts: New World Symphony, New World School of the Arts and Zoetic Stage.
Annual Gala Artist Services Manager with Kevin Costner, Kevin Space and Harry Connick Jr.
- Cleveland Slate University1980 - 2005Continued studied In Urban Studies and Philosophy