Assistant Director of Marketing and Events

Chicago, IL

American Writers Museum, Assistant Director of Marketing and Events

I manage museum specific events, celebrations, and board cultivation events. I manage the museum venue, including facility rental availability, cost queries, and individual event analysis related to catering, equipment, and management of vendor referrals.

I development and manage client and vendor relationships via site visits as well as communication and cultivation. I manage event set-up and break down, third party vendor supervision and evaluation, and management of exclusive catering referrals.

I handle the digital marketing for the venue and oversee all social media postings on the American Writers Museum channels. I trained for event management incorporating best practices in the use of Blackbaud Altru CRM.

Mega Events, Event Specialist

I facilitated volunteer recruitment, training and managed fundraising volunteers. I managed varioussocial media sites through social media outlet Hootsuite. I participated in an annual two-weekendevent raising a minimum of $18,000 for various charities.


  • Adobe Creative Suite
  • Digital Marketing
  • Event Management



Bachelor of Arts in Communication at University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

  • Updated 2 years ago

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