Performer30 Years Experience Currently with Original band “BACKYARD” Andcover band “Ground Control”
Producer 20 years experience Delta-9Studio, Elgin, ILAlso freelance
Administrator 20 years experienceSkilled Administrative Assistant toMarketing and SalesVPs and other execs
About MeMy wife Jan and son Ryan
About Me Our cats,Murph and Maggie
About MeMy band mates and I at a Halloween show. I’m the cow.
In 2009 I had a good gig. HeadAudio Engineer atNorth Beach Clubin Downers Grove, IL
Then recession hit.http://www.flickr.com/photos/7371031@N08/340645/
Things haven’t been the same since.http://www.flickr.com/photos/72098626@N00/3230515970/
Andthen, North Beach Closed.
Good jobs for someone like me disappeared overnight.http://www.flickr.com/photos/ari/3822636980/sizes/l/in/photostream/
Expert Computer Skills PC or Mac - MS Office - Adobe Suite Pro Tools - Quick Books - Raiser’s Edgehttp://www.flickr.com/photos/32122928@N08/5848871886/
Admin. Work Experience The Children’s Place Association Chicago, IL I was Administrative Assistant to the Director of Development from 2001 to 2003http://www.flickr.com/photos/56296827@N00/21155 30628/
Admin. Work Experience Aramark Educational Resources Itasca, IL After school programs I was Administrative Assistant to Vice President from 1995 to 2001http://www.flickr.com/photos/37052540@N06/3531921996/
Admin. Work Experience United Laboratories Itasca, IL I was Administrative Assistant to the Vice President of Marketing from 1992 to 1995http://www.flickr.com/photos/36281822@N08/4074611525/
I’m also an Electrician! 10 years training with Journeyman Art Miller from Art’s Affordable Electric Carpentersville, ILhttp://www.flickr.com/photos/10757690@N03/2292023532/
I’ve decided to pursue a career in the entertainment business, as an administrator or manager… http://www.flickr.com/photos/11541209@N06/4751625621/
…or a performer, but that’s a long shot.
But my experience is not enough. Time to get back to school and finish college.http://www.flickr.com/photos/43891969@N07/5689959415/ Hello, Full Sail class of 2013!
http://www.flickr.com/photos/91218927@N00/4625131867/ …we may start our own business!
Actually, a coffee shop would be nice!http://www.flickr.com/photos/93452909@N00/204839010/
Thanks for Watching!
References Design principles from the following textbooks were used though out this presentation, although not referenced directly .• Duarte, N. (2010). Resonate: present visual stories that transform audiences. (pp. 05-06). Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley and Sons.• Reynolds, G. (2008). Presentation zen: Simple ideas on presentation design and delivery. Berkeley, CA: New Riders.
Photo Credits• Going out of business – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/72098626@N00/3230515970/• Full Sail Campus – retrieved from http://www.fullsail.edu/alfresco/ROOT/Shared%20Content/_Media/campus-explorer/full-sail- studios/homeImage.jpg• Jobless not hopeless – retrieved from• http://www.flickr.com/photos/ari/3822636980/sizes/l/in/photostream/• Wall Street – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/7371031@N08/3406439955/• Macbook Pro – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/32122928@N08/5848871886/• Children – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/56296827@N00/2115530628/• After school – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/37052540@N06/3531921996/• Microscope lab – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/36281822@N08/4074611525/• Electrical wiring – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/10757690@N03/2292023532/• Disney’s World of Color – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/11541209@N06/4751625621/• Graduation – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/43891969@N07/5689959415/• Store fronts – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/91218927@N00/4625131867/• Coffee shop – retrieved from http://www.flickr.com/photos/93452909@N00/204839010/