I'm an observer. I believe ``when you are your word, you are your self.`` Through listening and encouragement I stand for others success. My contribution to the team is being a leader, web presence and SEO expert.
I'm a lifestyle entrepreneur with a range of experiences from hospitality, entertainment, and business development. I received my MBA from Mills College and have been growing our team at MeetGeraldine not just as co-owner, but also as Director of Business Strategy.
My background spans a variety of marketing channels, with a focus on digital and brand management. I’ve done B2B, B2C, and B2B2C marketing in the tech, talent management, game, and nonprofit realms. I received a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies at UC Berkeley, and an MBA at NYIT.
I help purpose-driven entrepreneurs, inclusive leaders, and social change organizations discover and tell compelling stories that transform perspectives, build trust, and make deeper connections. I believe that vulnerability creates empathetic communities that allow us to experience the vast dynamic of the human condition.
I'm a professional artist, strategist, and educator. In 2009, a year after graduating from Howard University with a degree in Business Marketing, I was laid off from my corporate job in New York City. That experience motivated me to be a full-time creative.
Computers have been a part of my life since I was a child, I’ve spent a great deal of time testing and learning many things from them. My web development knowledge is primarily online from many places such as: Codecademy, Code School, Treehouse Workshop, Udacity, and Khan Academy.
Design is a process. By following my curiosity, I am able to explore an abundant world of possibilities to visually create something that communicates effectively. My background includes the Creative Visual Product Manager at Gap, Inc. and American Eagle Outfitters, which has influenced my design choices and strategy.
I received my BA in Architecture from the College of Environmental Design at UC Berkeley. I’ve created art in the video game industry, I compose music, perform with my Swingtet and other Bay Area groups, cook professionally, and now, make websites.
I received a BFA in Drawing and Painting with a minor in Art History from Columbia College in Chicago. I have designed collateral for artists, musicians, and small businesses. I have also studied Web and Interactive Design at the Masters level at the Academy of Art University.
I research, strategize, write and share content for companies, including Apple, Levi Strauss and Genentech. I’m the co-founder of iList Media, which creates online community calendars such as iList Paducah. I have a journalism degree from Stephens College in Columbia, Mo., and an Entrepreneurship MBA from the University of Louisville.
Coming from a long line of Irish storytellers, I fell in love with writing early in my life. I have used this skill professionally for the past ten or more years, applying my skills to developing web and e-mail content across a broad range of businesses.