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Shanon S.

Average rate
$35–50/hour
  • Payable
  • Joined February 2017

Experience: Project Manager, IT Manager, Office Manager, and Instructor Education: MBA, M.Ed, B.A., A.A.

  • Austin, TX, United States
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Shanon S.
Austin, TX, United States

Worked with

Services

Categories

Community Design Strategy Admin Development

Experience

Summary

I am a PMP-certified Project Manager, skilled in IT Project Management, Creative Project Management, and Event Management. I am also a certified educator with experience teaching high school English, Government, and Economics.

Work history

Project Manager / Operations Manager
King Saint Germain is a boutique marketing and management agency. I provide project management and overall operations management. Within the scope of my work, I edit all content, build websites, coordinate team members, tasks, timelines, communications
Project Manager
I provided contract project management for program events, including managing run of show, front & back of house, vendor coordination, travel accommodations and itinerary, marketing, printing, hosting, writing/editing all documentation and communications
Austin ISD
IT Project Manager / Program Technologist
Manage IT project for educational programming; remote mobile device management for 500 iPads and 200 laptops across 3 urban high school campuses; coordinate with vendor project managers and developers for efficient deployment and delivery
Austin ISD
Educator
Instruction & Assessment: taught English Language Arts / Government / Economics | evaluated student progress Technology|Curriculum Integration: utilized technology to enhance required curriculum | facilitated student success Staff Development Design

Portfolio

Logo bitcoin solid gold on black

BOX_ED logo design

BOX_ED is a cryptocurrency educational product - specifically, a box full of items that promote and teach about crypto. I designed the logo to reflect the open box with a bitcoin (or other coin logo) coming out of it.

Logo multi

SmartLife101 logo design

SmartLife101 is an informational website - a gathering of ideas, thoughts, tips, and best practices to inspire all your passions. I designed the logo to reflect the confluence of circles that represent these passions.

Education

Accreditations

MBA - IT Management
M.Ed. - Education Administration / Instructional Technology
BA - English / Communications

Skills

Skills

agile methodology brand strategy communications design editing event management lean startups website audits product strategy

Tools

Asana Basecamp Bitly Canva Meetup Powerpoint Prezi Trello

Availability

Seeking work

Available

  • Available during business hours, evenings, and weekends

Commitment

  • Can work 40hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1+ years

Interests

Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Education Entertainment Events PR & Communications Tech

What I read

Wired, Rolling Stone, Mother Jones, THE Journal, Tribeza, Austin Chronicle, etc.

Side projects

R&B Challenge - a local "American Idol" type competition that showcases R&B, Soul, Funk, and Gospel artists. I provided admin support and project management, including all communications. Urban Music Fest - operations management for major music festival

Ideal team

I am the pragmatic, logistic type yet I love working with artists, performers, and creatives. I prefer a holacratic management style rather than traditional bureaucratic hierarchy. I am a self-starter, finisher, and communicator. Small functional teams