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Pragmatic Innovation for Practical Application

I am an avid developer and business evangelist with interests surrounding strategic innovation and new venture creation. I aim to lead the world forward in a positive and sustainable direction by providing value added and forward focused solutions to organizations and communities that seek to transcend current boundaries.



Georgia Southern University, December 2017

Master of Business Administration | M.B.A

:: Vice President, MBA Association; Secretary, 3DS, Three Day Startup; Logistics and Event Coordinator, Relay for Life, American Cancer Society; member, ENACTUS; member, Green Ambassadors, Center for Sustainability; member, Outdoor Adventure Club ::


West Virginia University, August 2015

Bachelor of Multidisciplinary Studies | B.M.D.S

Minors: Business Administration, Entrepreneurship, Communication Studies

:: Activities and Societies: Entrepreneurship Club, Vice President; Chi Phi Fraternity, Pi Delta Chapter, member; West Virginia Collegiate Business Plan Competition, two-time entrant ::


Experience, two most previous

Marketing and Public Relations Intern, September 2017 – December 2017

Business Innovation Group, Statesboro, GA 30458

:: Manage Salesforce marketing campaigns; determine appropriate marketing of business resources; collect and quantify marketing data into actionable reports; implement the organization’s social media strategy; compile and distribute company newsletters and marketing materials; assist with event management and recruitment ::


Information Technology and Information Systems Intern, May 2017 – August 2017

Business Innovation Group, Statesboro, GA 30458

:: Supported Salesforce integration from research to utilization; led data-driven initiatives and dashboard reporting to key stakeholders; executed data cleaning, customization, mining, and web to lead integration initiatives; managed front-end web development; implemented apps for efficient workflows ::