Techstars Farm to Fork Accelerator, St. Paul, Minnesota
Business Associate
July 2018-Present

  • Work hands-on with 9 food tech startup founders to solve mission-critical problems including industry research, marketing strategy, sales strategy, recruiting strategy, and wireframe development & design
  • Directly assist Managing Director & Program Manager with accelerator operations, logistics, and culture
  • Selected by two cohort companies, Pepr and Renewal Mill, to spearhead development of systematic processes for sales, social media marketing, PR, HR, and operations

Tenuta di Spannocchia, Siena, Italy
Farm Apprentice
January 2018-Present

  • Hands-on experience conserving, maintaining, and restoring a diversified organic farm (gardens, pastured animals, olive groves, vineyards) and agricultural tourism estate
  • Cook daily farm-to-table lunch for 12-15 guests in professional kitchen with one hour prep 

HubSpot, Cambridge, MA
Women@HubSpot Program & Brand Manager
August 2017-November 2017

  • Built the nationally-ranked Women@HubSpot employee resource group (beginning in June 2016): run 30+ career and community building events per year for 7 global offices
  • Publish bi-weekly email newsletter to 900+ women using content management software
  • Manage the event planning for large tech industry events, including Women@INBOUND (500 guests), International Women's Day (350 guests), Women at Work (300 guests), and Women on Board (250 guests)
  • Featured solo speaker at 2017 Wonder Woman Tech Conference (Long Beach, CA)

HubSpot, Cambridge, MA
Culture Content Creator
January 2016-August 2017

  • Company's first corporate culture storyteller; produced high-quality digital marketing content for webpages, blogs, all social media platforms & company profiles (Glassdoor, LinkedIn, etc.)
  • Successfully pitched and published articles on large media outlets including Fast Company, Entrepreneur, Washington Post, Inc., The Everygirl Blog, Glassdoor Blog, VentureFizz, The Motley Fool, and BostInno
  • Launched HubSpot's first Snapchat channel and grew to 2000 views per post over 6 months
  • Increased and optimized HubSpot's Glassdoor presence (200% growth & 2 million+ page views year over year)
  • Drove diversity in candidate funnel through organizing targeted recruiting events (First Gens in Tech and ConnectED) that served 300+ students in Cambridge and Dublin

UN World Food Programme, Phnom Penh, Cambodia  
Interim Communications Officer & Nutrition Assistant  
July 2015-October 2015

  • Wrote, designed, and edited key WFP visibility materials, reports, and multimedia products (research briefs, fact sheets, brochures, educational posters, beneficiary stories, Power Points, Prezis)
  • Planned and facilitated multi-day interactive trainings for over 50 national staff on nutrition-sensitive programming and landscape analysis; incorporated learning management system (LMS) software

Fulbright US Student Programme (Institute of International Education) Kaohsiung, Taiwan  
Fulbright Fellowship Grantee
August 2016-June 2016

  • Co-taught 20 English foreign language (EFL) classes per week to more than 700 primary school students
  • Developed interactive curricula for classroom and whole-school settings that utilized differentiated instruction

The White House, Washington, DC   
Let's Move! Childhood Obesity Initiative Intern, Office of the First Lady    
May 2013-August 2013

  • Wrote clear, creative, and engaging blog posts, newsletters, and Tweets on tight deadlines to support the dissemination of Let's Move! messaging and key events such as the Kids' State Dinner
  • Supported the Let's Move! team in planning and executing events with the First Lady, including a Mayor's Convening of 150 elected officials, public health specialists, partner organizations, and federal agency staff
  • Independently managed the schedule and speaking arrangements for the Let's Move! executive director, Chef Sam Kass             

Children's Digital Media Center, Washington, DC  
Research Assistant & Undergraduate Thesis Candidate   
September 2013-May 2014

  • Researched and wrote senior thesis on food marketing: "Parasocial Relationships and Advergame Product Placements Influence Food Choices in Preschool Children"
  • Surveyed experimental subjects at preschools, coded responses, and analyzed data using SPSS statistical software

Georgetown Opportunities for Leadership Development (GOLD), Washington, DC  
Coordinator & Upperclassman Leader
April 2011-January 2013

  • Designed and implemented weeklong leadership development programs to mentor first-year students
  • Managed GOLD office: maintenance of budget, listerv, email, website, and all social media


Georgetown University, School of Nursing and Health Studies, Washington, DC
May 2014

  • Bachelor of Science - Major: Human Science - GPA: 4.0/4.0
  • Valedictorian - Summa Cum Laude - Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society

National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung, Taiwan
September 2014-June 2015

  • Intermediate Mandarin coursework at NSYSU Chinese Language Center

East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
February 2013-June 2013

  • Accelerated Chinese language program with intensive Mandarin language coursework

Activities & Skills

  • Seth Godin's The Bootstrapper's Workshop Coach (Sep. 2018–Present
  • Seth Godin's altMBA (May 2017); altMBA Coach (Apr. 2018–Present)
  • Design Thinking & Food Innovation Workshop (at Food Edge) (May 2018)
  • MITX Future Leaders Group (FLG) Member (1 of 8 selected in Boston) (Aug. 2017–Present)
  • Ideo.org's Design Kit: The Course for Human Centered Design Course (Apr. 2017)
  • MIT Launch Mentor (4-week program helping high school startups) (Jul. 2017–Aug. 2017)
  • Fulbright “From Lab to Market” Innovation Conference Facilitator (May 2017)
  • Food Literacy Educator with The Cookbook Project (CBP); Launched Taiwan's first CBP workshop (2014-2015)
  • Georgetown University Farmers' Market Community Relations Director (2011-2014)
  • Proficient in collaborative software: Slack, Google Apps, Atlassian Confluence, WebEx, Zoom, Skype, and Trello