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Resume

Valuing the uniqueness of your Business through Design.

 

Sandrine Colson - Resume

Graphic Designer - Artist - Creative Entrepreneur- Educator

Enthusiastic, Creative, Innovative, Out-of-the-box Thinker, Outgoing & Personable, Detail Oriented, Exceptional Organizational Skills, Team Player, Excellent Communication, Independent & Flexible, Strong Work Ethics, Quick Learner, Excellent Problem Solving Skills

Adobe Creative Suite CC 2018: InDesign CC, Photoshop CC & Illustrator CC

Google Suite, Microsoft Office, Apple iWork

Project Management and Sales & Marketing Experience

Fluent in English & French, Working Knowledge of German. Learning Spanish.

REFERENCES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

 

Graphic Designer

I have been doing Graphic Design since I started my own art business in 2013 but also through my professional career especially when I was a Business Manager at Duracell in Europe. I am currently furthering my skills as a Graphic Designer through self-study and studying Graphic Design at the Massachusetts College of Art and Design in Boston, MA. For more information about my growing abilities as a graphic designer, please check my portfolio and my favorite Projects @ MassArt. Please feel free to contact me at sandrine.artofheart@gmail.com if you have any additional question.

Artist & Business Owner (2013 - present)

Painting, Mixed Media, Photography & Jewelry. For more info about my artist CV, Statement & Biography, please visit www.artofheart.com and www.sandrine-jewelry.com

Education

MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (MassArt), Massachusetts

2018 - Candidate for the Certificate of Graphic Design (expected completion in 2020)

SHADY HILL SCHOOL, Massachusetts

2005 & 2010 - Math and Science (Physics) Teacher Licensure (5-12) 

RUTGERS UNIVERSITY, New Jersey  

1992 - Ph.D. in Ceramics Science & Engineering & Certificate in Business Fundamentals

UNIVERSITE PIERRE ET MARIE CURIE, Paris, France

1988 - M.S. Material Sciences; Graduated with Honors & 1987 - B.S. Physics

Other Info

OTHER INTERESTS:

World traveler. Swimming, walking and biking. Arts, music, theater, crafts, cooking ...

 

VOLUNTEER ACTIVITIES

Various Volunteering Activities in Art Associations or Communities, On-going.

Part-time Operations Manager at ARCK, Art Resources Collaborative for Kids, Aug. 2015 - Nov. 2015. 

STEAM volunteer consultant at ARCK, Art Resources Collaborative for Kids, Apr. 2015 - Jul.2015.

Event planning and coordination, with development of promotional material for a non-for-profit Franco-American artistic organization. 

Volunteer as school activity organizer or parent representative and other non-for-profit activities. 

Additional Professional Experience

2002-present K-12 Educator; Various Private & Public School Systems in MA; Contact me at drsci.teach@gmail.com for more info.  

2002-2004 Founder, Cell Expert North America, Boston, MA; Consulting Services for the Portable Power Industry (Batteries & Fuel Cells), their suppliers, and OEMs (Original Equipment Manufacturers). 

1999-2002 Founder, SCI Consulting, Boston, MA; Project Planning and Management for Small Businesses. 

1997-1999 Business Manager, Duracell, The Gillette Group, Paris, France; Strategic Partnership development with Fortune 500/Global 1000 accounts in Germany and Northern Europe.

1995-1997 Senior Engineer & Supervisor, Duracell Worldwide Technology Center, Needham, MA; Primary Technology,   New Product Development.

1995-1997  Senior Engineer & Technical Leader, Duracell Worldwide Technology Center,  Needham, MA; R&D  Project Management.

1992-1993  Post Doctorate Fellow, Bellcore, Piscataway, NJ; Solid State Chemistry Research Group, battery failure modes in telecommunications.

1988-1991  Resident Visitor & Graduate Research Assistant, Bellcore & Rutgers University,  Piscataway, NJ; Solid State Chemistry- Computer driven system, design and construction for rechargeable batteries.