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EDUCATION

Masters Art and Public Policy
New York University
New York, NY
Class of 2016

Bachelors of Arts, Political Science
Bachelors of Business, International Business
Auckland University
Auckland, New Zealand
Class of 2013

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CURRENT

Amplifier, Deputy Director, United States, May 2016 - Current

Vera Project, Board Member, August 2018 - ongoing

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SELECT CURATION / PUBLIC SPACE

Hear Our Voice, traveling exhibition: Los Angeles, Seattle, Asheville, Detroit, New York, 2017

OUROBOROS: Reclaim public space!, Superchief Gallery Brooklyn, Brooklyn, New York, November 2016

Queens Wharf Summer Program Placemaker, Auckland, New Zealand, August 2012 - March 2017

Block Party, Founder, Curator and Producer, Queens Wharf, New Zealand, December 2014 - May 2016

nowHERE, LoveCityLove, Seattle, Washington, August 2015

Black Magic Phantasy Vol 1, Gallery One Oh Eight, Auckland, New Zealand, May 2015

No Thing, Yes Collective, Auckland, New Zealand, April 2015

All Fresco, Co-Founder, Curator & Producer, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand, May 2013 - April 2015

Think Inside The Box, Producer, Queens Wharf, Auckland, New Zealand, February 2014

Everybody Has A Spirit Animal, Art Box, Waterfront Auckland, New Zealand, December 2013

Conversations in Mind, Art Box, Waterfront Auckland, New Zealand, February - March 2013

Drums Between The Bells, Next Wave Festival, Installation Assistant to Tiffany Singh, Melbourne, Australia, May 2013

Petals and Prem, Producer, Queens Wharf, Auckland, New Zealand, February 2012 - 2013 

First Thursdays Festival, Founder and Producer, Newton, Auckland, New Zealand, December 2009 - December 2012

Art Week Auckland, Producer, Founding Team Member, City Wide Event, Auckland, New Zealand, October 2010 - 2012

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PUBLIC SPEAKING & SELECT PUBLICATIONS

Seattle Design Festival 2018 Private Launch, (Guest Speaker), American Institute of Architects, Seattle, Washington, August 2018

Shifting Culture Through Art, Panel Moderator, Amplifier Art Lab, Seattle, Washington, June 2018. 

Creative Resistance: Creatives Using their Unique Platform for Change, Panelist, FORM Festival, Acrosanti, Arizona, May 2018

The Brooklyn Conference: Inspiring Social Change, (Guest Speaker), Brooklyn Museum, New York, October 2017

Olympic Sculpture Park Tour, SAM REMIX, Seattle Art Museum, Seattle, WA, August 2017

Discussing Empowerment Through the Visual Arts, (Guest Speaker), Asheville, NC, June 2017

West Hollywood Women's Leadership Conference, (Guest Speaker), Los Angeles, CA, May 2017

Art x Advocacy (Guest Speaker), Panel Discussion, Washington, DC, April 2017

Hear Our Voice Pannel Discussion on Art and Activist (Panelist) CoCA Seattle, February 2017

New York University (Panelist) Art and Public Policy Department Public Talk, December 2016

King Brown Magazine, (Magazine Contributor), International 2012 - 2015

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AWARDS

The Loisaida Center Fellowship, Researcher and Artist Residency, New York, New York, April - June 2016

New York University Research Fellowship, New York, New York, Summer of 2016

Aspen Leadership Conference, Special Guest Attendee, Aspen, Colorado, July 2016

Placemaking Leadership Council, November 2015 - Current

Incredible Edge Conference, Sponsored Attendee, Auckland New Zealand 2013

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VOLUNTEER

Asia Pacific American Institute, Climate Working Group, Consultant, July 2017 - Present