Front End Developer;
Lexington, MA - Jan 2014 to Present
London, England – Oct. 2010 to Sept. 2011
MA Chinese Studies: Chinese International Affairs - Dissertation on Chinese-North Korean relations.
Beijing, China – Spring Semester 2009
Mandarin Chinese, Chinese Culture and Chinese Government; Certificate: Mandarin Chinese
Project/UX Manager; Technical Director
Burlington, MA - Jan 2012 to Jan 2014
Washington, D.C. — 2006 to 2010
BA International Affairs: Conflict and Security
BA Asian Studies: China
3.6 GPA - Magna Cum Laude
Changsha, Hunan – July to August 2010
Served as liaison between English speaking teachers and the Chinese administration. Provided Chinese language tutoring and cultural integration for said teachers. Developed daily lesson plans and was responsible for the education of 20 college-age students as part of an immersion summer program.
Beijing, China – Summer Semester 2008
Intensive immersion course; Certificate: Mandarin Chinese
Washington, D.C. – Sept. 2009 to May 2010
Writing summaries of Mandarin Chinese documents to determine translation priority, editing spelling and grammar on translated documents, as well as creating concise document readers and briefs. Developed the project’s social media presence by managing twitter content and imagery.