NON-PROFIT MANAGEMENT & VOLUNTEER ROLES
Heart of Education Awards
Honoring the teachers of the Clark County School District, annually with the support of the Rodgers Foundation. The H.O.Edu in combination with community leaders an advocates celebrating the un-sung heroes of Southern Nevada. Along with my team, we procured sponsorship and ad sales, event creative – from nomination process to event promotion (including press opportunities).
American Advertising Federation
The mission of the American Advertising Federation – Las Vegas (AAF-LV) is to unite the Las Vegas advertising, marketing and communications professionals to advance the industry, economy and culture through professional development, advocacy and a free exchange of ideas. In my tenure as Program Director, I have overseen and directed program calendar. Developing educational and networking programs along with board retreats & other special events.
Additional projects included:
My Role As Ad 2 Las Vegas President #WhyAd2
Ad 2 Las Vegas is a proud group of admigos, who promise never to use the word admigo out in public. We throw socials and events and connect young advertising professionals with each other. If you want to further your career. If you want to meet and party with fellow ad people. If you want to put the twerk back in netwerking, then you’re in the right place.
The Addy Awards (2017 & 2018)
Event Description: AAF Las Vegas invites everyone from small agencies to huge in-house marketing teams, freelancers and students, to join us for an elevated evening at the WorldView on Sixteen and Skyview Terrace at the World Market Center. Come see the finest creativity in Las Vegas, socialize with industry heavyweights and cheer on your peers in the awards ceremony that will surely be a night to remember.
Role: American Advertising Federation of Las Vegas Ad 2 President and 2018 Addy Committee Member.
The 2017 American Advertising Awards
Event: The annual American Advertising Awards celebrate creativity in local advertising. As the only advertising awards show in Las Vegas, winners go right to regionals and then on to nationals. All entries are independently judged, and winners are announced at our Addy awards show.
Role: American Advertising Federation of Las Vegas 2017 Addy Awards Co-Chair. Read more about my experience here.