New York University, New York, NY
Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, Major: Media, Culture, and Communications, Expected Graduation: May 2017
Minor in Creative Writing, GPA: 3.5

New York University, New York, NY
Tisch School of the Arts (TSoA), Major: Dance
Minor: Creative Writing

Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Arts
Dallas, TX
Graduated with Highest Honors in Dance and High Honors in Academics, June 2013
SAT 1910; Overall GPA 3.7

Advanced Placement Coursework
World History        English III        US History        English IV         Psychology            Macroeconomics    Government


National Honors Society, 2011-2012
-President’s Education Awards Program for Outstanding Academic Achievement, 2011/2012
BTWHSPVA Award of Excellence, 2010



Forever Young Sport Spa
Yoga Instructor and Intern, Fall 2016, New York, NY

Breast Cancer Awareness Event at Athleta Soho
Yoga Instructor at Athleta Soho, October 2016, New York, NY

Sweat Sessions at Athleta Soho
Yoga Instructor at Athleta Soho, Fall 2016, New York, NY

Yoga to the People
Yoga Alliance 200 hr. Yoga Teaching Certification, Spring 2016, New York, NY

NYLON Magazine
Editorial Intern, Summer 2015, New York, NY

New York University
Media, Culture and Communications New Student Panel
New York City, New York 2015 & 2016

Writers in Florence: Poetry
Florence, Italy 2015

Delta Phi Epsilon, Alpha Chapter, Phi Iota Class
New York, NY 2014

Welcome Week Leader, New York, NY 2014
Helped to facilitate events hosted by NYU for the incoming freshman class. Gave campus tour to incoming freshman, transfers, and graduate students. Attended Presidential Welcome and helped to check in special guests, faculty, and volunteers.

Arts Rep, New York, NY 2014
Welcomed in the freshman dance class. Connected with them throughout the summer leading up to their Tisch Orientation day. Gave campus tour. Answered any questions they had throughout the summer and during Welcome Week.

Welcome Week Ambassador/ Move In Crew, New York, NY 2014
Helped students move into their dorm (University Hall) on Move In day.

Costume Crew, New York, NY 2014
Organized costumes during Senior Showcase performance.

Performer, New York, NY 2014
Performed work choreographed by student, Ariella Brandon, in Showing V Performance

Reps for O’s
Founder of Reps for O’s Philosophy
Creator of and Manager of Instagram @repsforos
Writer for blog

Zero + Maria Cornejo
Part Time Spring 2015 PR Intern

Nordstrom’s BP Fashion Board
Intern/ Ambassador, Dallas, TX 2012-2013
Creator/ Editor/ Writer for the Nordstrom’s BP Fashion Board Blog

Dance Council of North Texas Magazine
Writer, Dallas, TX 2012-2013
Published “The Process of Getting In: Steps 1-5” and “The Process of Getting In: Steps 6-10

Columbia University High School Program: Creative Writing Introductory
Student, New York, NY 2011
Published on the Columbia University Summer Program Journalism Blog: Morningside Hype “NYCappuccino: Seven Sips in the City”

Booker T. Washington High School for the Performing and Visual Art
Writer, Dallas, TX 2012-2013
Writer for AP English IV Blog “The Lego Blocks of Literature

Curator/ Founder/ Host, Dallas TX, 2013
Created and established fundraising event for BTWHSPVA’s Repertory Dance Company II, BTW Strut. Co-Hosted event alongside fellow student. Collected funds/ donations for guest choreographer to set work on company. Video footage from following years (20132014/2014)

Performer, Dallas, TX 2009-2013
High Honors Graduation Performance at the Myerson Symphony Center, 2013
Excerpts from ‘The Nutcracker’ with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra (Arabian Coffee), 2012
Brookhaven College Performance (as a Repertory Dance Company II member) , 2012
Snowball Express @ American Airlines Center (as a Repertory Dance Company II member), 2011
BTWHSPVA Evening of Dance, 2010-2013
BTWHSPVA Repertory Workshop, 2010-2013

Tech Crew, Dallas, TX 2009-2010
Worked backstage as runner. Worked main curtain and skrim. Manned stage side wings on headset with Stage Manager and sound/ lighting board operators.

Sound Crew, Dallas, TX 2009-2010
In charge of sound board operation during tech, dress rehearsal, and week long show run for three seasons.

The National Ballet School of Canada
Student/ Performer, Toronto, Ontario 2004-2008
The National Ballet of Canada The Nutcracker (Mouse, Lamb, Daughter #1, Unicorn, Paperdoll, Russian Girl)



New York Fashion Week: Zero+Maria Cornejo Fall/ Winter 2015 Show Volunteer, 2015
DanceNYC Volunteer, 2013-2014
BTWHSPVA Student Council: Pride and Patriotism Committee, 2012-2013
BTWHSPVA Student Council: Community Service Committee, 2011-2012
Make a Wish Foundation: Wish 100 Volunteer, 2011
Dance for the Planet Volunteer, 2010-2012
Make a Wish Foundation: Race For Wishes Volunteer 2010    


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