- Extensive Supervisory, Educational, and Management experience.
- Budgeting, Talent acquisition/team building, Nonprofit management, Proposal Writing, Strategic Development, project management, program development.
- Microsoft Office, Google suite, Photoshop.
- Draping, Flat patterning, Tailoring, Leather and fur, puppet fabrication, Hand/machine Embroidery, Knitting, Crochet, textile painting and distressing, macrame, felting, dyeing, millinery.
- French, Hindi.
- AS in Costume Construction Technology
- BS in History
Opera Theater St. Louis–2006, 2007
- Completed Costume Internship Program
Goodman Theater–2014 and 2016
- Completed 8 week draping course with Birgit Wise
- Completed 8 week advanced draping course with Birgit Wise
Owner/Manager for AB Design, 2008-Present
Costume Department Manager for Theatre at the Center 2011-2017
Productions: 42nd St, Forever Plaid Tidings, Fox on the Fairway, What a Glorious Feeling! The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Godspell, A Christmas Carol, Ring of Fire, Miracle on South Division, The Beverly Hillbillies, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, A Christmas Memory, On Golden Pond, Big Fish, All Shook Up, Spamalot, A Christmas Story, The 39 Steps, and Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Odd Couple.
Costume Director and Drama Teacher for Shorewood High School
Productions: Seussical, Noises Off, Anton in Show Business, All in the Timing, and Disney’s Beauty and the Beast.
Costume Supervisor for the Lyric Opera
Productions: Empower Youth, Rhoda and the Fossil Hunt
Costume Supervisor for Victory Gardens
C0stume Manager for the Mercury Theater
Production: Ring of Fire
Costume Manager for Northwestern University
Productions: SITE: Far Away, and Waa-Mu: Double Feature at Hollywood and Vine.
Head Draper for Theatre at the Center
Productions: It’s a Wonderful Life, Leading Ladies, Crazy for You, Footloose, Man of La Mancha, The Christmas Schooner, Noises Off, I Do! I Do!, Footloose, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas, Sleuth, Nunset Boulevard, The Wiz, Guys and Dolls, Another Night Before Christmas, Always Patsy Cline, Making God Laugh, Little Shop of Horrors, 42nd St, Forever Plaid Tidings, Fox on the Fairway, What a Glorious Feeling! The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, Godspell, A Christmas Carol, Ring of Fire, Miracle on South Division, The Beverly Hillbillies, Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, A Christmas Memory, On Golden Pond, Big Fish, All Shook Up, Spamalot, A Christmas Story, The 39 Steps, and Nice Work If You Can Get It, The Odd Couple.
Draper for the Fulton Theater Company
Productions: Treasure Island, 42nd St, Chicago
Draper at Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Productions: Book of Joseph, Short Shakes! Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare in Love
Draper at the Goodman Theatre
Productions: Wonderful Town, A Christmas Carol (2016-2018), Twist your Dickens, Ah! Wilderness, Blind Date, Enemy of the People
Draper for Looking Glass Theater
Productions: North China Lover, The Little Prince, In the Garden, Alice, Moby Dick, Treasure Island
Draper for Steppenwolf Theater Company
Production: On Your Feet Broadway Tour
Draper for The Hypocrites
Production: The Adding Machine
Draper for Chicago Children’s Theater
Productions: Jabari Dreams of Freedom, An Epic tale of Scale
Draper for The House Theater
Productions: The Wizard of Oz, The Nutcracker (2014-2017), The Magnificents, Death and Harry Houdini, Ploughed Under
Draper for The Broadway Theater
Draper and Costume Manager for Northwestern University
Productions: SITE: Far Away
Draper for Albany Park Theater Project
Draper for Fox Valley Repertory Theater
Production: It’s a Wonderful Life the Radio Play
Draper for the Bard Summerscape Opera Festival
Productions: The Dwarf, Der Ferne Klang, Die Liebe der Danae, Wild Duck, and Bittersweet.
Cutter for the Lyric Opera
Production: The Marriage of Figaro
Cutter for the Goodman Theater
Production: War Paint
Designer for New Moon Events
Stylist for Sharon Irving Music Video
Stylist for Ray Dalton’s If I Fall Music Video
Costume Designer/Stylist for Willow Creek Community Church
Productions include staged pieces and short films for the Global Leadership Summit and The Justice conference, short films for Easter 2016-2018, Christmas 2012-2017.
Costume Designer and Tailor for SoloChicago
Productions: Churchill, The Unfortunates.
Costume Designer for Artemisia Theater Company
- Production: Belfast Girls
Costume Designer for Theatre at the Center TYA
Production: A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Costume Designer for Governor’s State University
Production: A My Name is Alice
Costume Designer for the Improvised Shakespeare Company
Costume Designer for Bard College
Production: When We Dead Wake
Costume Designer for the Bailiwick Theater
Production: Zanna, Don’t!
Costume Designer for the Bloomington Shakespeare Festival
Productions: A Cry of Players, The Tempest
Stitcher for The Hypocrites
Production: The Glass Menagerie
Stitcher at Steppenwolf Theater
Productions include Agamemnon (Court Theater), 1984, Holiday Inn (Muny Theater St. Louis)
Stitcher at Chicago Shakespeare Theater
Productions include: Macbeth, Short Shakes! A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Taming of the Shrew, Romeo and Juliet, As You Like It, Short Shakes! MacBeth, The Madness of King George, Follies, Elizabeth Rex, Short Shakes! The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Timon of Athens, The School For Lies, Julius Caesar, Gypsy, Henry V, Pericles, and Sense and Sensibility.
Stitcher for the Bard Summerscape Opera Festival
Productions include: Genoveva, Offenbach, Krol Roger, Uncle Vanya, Of Thee I Sing, St. Joan, The Dwarf, Florentine Tragedy, The Sorcerer, The Oresteia, Les Huguenots, Judgement Day, Der Ferne Klang, Die Liebe der Danae, Wild Duck, and Bittersweet.
Stitcher for Northwestern University
Production: Street Scene.
Stitcher for the thirty-first and thirty-second seasons of Opera Theater St Louis (2006-2007)
Productions include Jane Eyre, Barber of Seville, Hansel and Gretel, The Mikado, Anna Karenina, I Puritani, Street Scene and La Traviata.
Stitcher for Indiana University Ballet and Opera (January 2005 to May 2007)
Productions include A View From the Bridge, Romeo and Juliet, Don Giovanni, The Nutcracker, Manon, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Carmen, Arlecchino/Too Many Sopranos, Our Town, Cinderella, and Madame Butterfly.
Tianyu Qiu Studio’s AMNMA
Mariott Theater’s La Cage Aux Folles
Porchlight Theater’s Sweeney Todd
Theatre at the Center’s Little Shop of Horrors
The Lookingglass Theater’s Big Lake Big City
First Folio Theater’s A Design for Living, The Passion of Dracula
Indiana Welcome Center’s A Christmas Story Automated exhibit