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Olivia W.

Average rate
$30/hour
  • Joined September 2016

I am a writer, rock climber, eater, and hilarious joke-teller. I eat lots of bananas, and one of my feet is a size bigger than the other!

  • Portland, OR, United States
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Olivia W.
Portland, OR, United States

Experience

Summary

I have had the chance to explore many different fields around the country, and love working while being mobile! I worked in publishing and sex education in New York City, education and hospitality in San Francisco, and rock climbing in Massachusetts!

Work history

Hotel Operations Team Member
I managed daily hotel operations (coordinating reservations, responding to emails, managed social media and other online profiles), organized community events, and worked on marketing/advertising projects.
Intern
I proofread pieces for publication, reviewed potential pieces and advised editors on their quality, formatted the publication in InDesign, wrote monthly newsletters, and organized reading events.
Academic Coach
I designed and lead writing and college-readiness workshops for eleventh and twelfth grade students. I assisted students with homework and projects, and communicated daily with their teachers, counselors, and parents to develop individualized plans.
Health Educator
I led sex education workshops for ninth grade students in New York City public schools. I adjusted workshop content based on each classroom, and collaborated with other educators to teach joint workshops.
NYU TIsch School of the Arts
Stage Manager
I wrote daily rehearsal overviews, and acted as liaison between the director, the actors, and the prop and set teams. I managed the rehearsal schedule, and ran the lighting during productions.
Route Setter and Front Desk Operations
I managed gym memberships, gave facility orientations, and set routes on climbing walls.
Weekly Writer
I wrote weekly articles on literary news.

Portfolio

The Rumpus Weekly Blog Posts

I wrote weekly articles on literary news for The Rumpus

Education

Accreditations

Reed College
Bachelor of Arts, English
New York University
Bachelor of Arts, English and Creative Writing

Availability

Not seeking work

Available

  • Available evenings and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 7hrs per week
  • Can commit to 6 months to 1 year