Monica Powell

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Lede Program: An Introduction to Data Practices,
Columbia Journalism School

New York, New York
Certification of Professional Achievement

Barnard College of Columbia University
New York, New York
Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
Cummulative GPA: 3.58/4.0 and Major GPA: 3.73/4.0

Some of my favorite classes: Introduction to Computer Science and Programming in Java, Programming for Behavioral Scientists, Programming Languages Web Development I and II, Design and Agile Project Management Engineering Lab (Graduate-level)

Honors and Awards: Senior Marshal, Barnard Bold Award, Barnard College Dean’s List, National Ventures Scholar, University of Maryland Baltimore County Certificate of Distinction, #GIRLBOSS Grant Recipient

Experience

    Jopwell (New York, New York)
    Email Marketing and Customer Experience Specialist | May 2017 - Present
    Content Analyst + Customer Experience Specialist | May 2016 - May 2017
    UX/Marketing Intern | February 2016 - May 2016

  • Create print and digital marketing material campaigns that target prospective Jopwell users
  • Support the growth of Jopwell’s content platform,The Well, in various capacities
  • Organized and led a focus group in which insights were gathered to shape Jopwell’s editorial strategy
    Athena Digital Design Agency (New York, New York)
    Co-Founder
    | September 2014 - Present

  • Co-founded the client-facing, web development agency side of Athena Digital Design.
  • Currently facilitates Athena Digital Design’s student advisory board meetings and manages 45 student developers.
  • Contributes to the agency startup team in various capacities ranging from project management, finance, marketing, branding, and more.
  • Joined the student advisory board of Athena Digital Design in December 2013 to provide feedback on the curriculum and student experience
    Barnard College's Science and Technology Entry Program (STEP) (New York, New York)
    Tutor and Program Assistant | June 2015 - December 2015
  • Provides academic support for high school students,in addition to suggesting and implementing changes to improve the overall experiences of students enrolled in the program
    Emerging Leaders in Technology, Inc. (New York, New York)
    Teaching Assistant | March 2015 - May 2015
  • Aids teacher in executing curriculum for middle and high school students.
  • Assists students with better understanding coding as it relates to real life and assists students in HTML/CSS and scratch-based or block programming classes.
    Barnard Cognitive Development Center (New York, New York)
    Lab Assistant | September 2014 - December 2014
  • Prepared studies regarding the development of spatial learning
  • designed promotional material to recruit a wide-range of participants, ranging in age from infants to adults.
    Morningside Area Alliance (New York, New York)
    Neighborhood Development Intern | June 2014 - August 2014
  • Contributed to research and feedback during the development of neighborhood iOS application
  • Launched a promotional FaceBook page and website built on Wordpress, in addition to serving as a webmaster
    Communications Department at Barnard College (New York, New York)
    Communications Intern | June 2014 – August 2014
  • Supported the Marketing and Media Relations operations of Barnard College’s Communications Department, assisting with planning and promotion of special events as well as managing the department’s external contacts.
  • Prepared social media reports using Facebook analytic data to calculate user engagement.
    Residential Life and Housing at Barnard College (New York, New York)
    Office Assistant | May 2014 – August 2014
  • Provides quality service to students, conference guests, and other College personnel as well as performing various administrative duties.
  • Maintains interpersonal relationships with Associate Directors, Administrative Staff, and other Summer Assistants.
    Homeland Security Student Research Assistantship Program at University District of Columbia (District of Columbia)
    Research Assistant | June 2013 – July 2013
  • Conducted and presented research regarding emergency preparedness for the District of Columbia in the event of a biological attack on the critical infrastructure.

Get in Touch

Interested in collaboration? Like to know more about my skills? I would love to hear from you.

You can reach me directly via e-mail Monica.Powell@columbia.edu or by filling out the form below. Also, feel free to connect with me on LinkedIn.

Monica Powell | New York, NY | Monica.Powell@columbia.edu