Michaela Dawe

Michaela Dawe

New York, NY, US




Manhattan Youth Downtown Community Center, New York, NY, US, Swim Instructor

♣ Taught group and private swim lessons to students at a variety of skill levels and ages.
♣ Coached teaching aides and assist instructors with reluctant students.
♣ Responded to emergencies thoughtfully and directly.
♣ Maintained clear communication between the children and parents.

Jul 2014 - current

My Godshot, Glasgow, UK, Editor

♣ Wrote and edited content for company website, online journal, and magazine.
♣ Developed brand voice through creation of “Brand Style Guidelines” document.
♣ Led department meetings over Skype.
♣ Devised organizational system for documents to promote remote contribution.

Sep 2016 - Mar 2017

Global Design Collaborative, Stockton, NJ, US, Marketing Assistant

♣ Researched former and current projects to write and design project pages for promoting purposes.
♣ Organized the file system for the entire office.
♣ Performed small tasks and errands to assist the architects.

Jan 2016 - Feb 2016

Watch Journal, New York, NY, US, Editorial Assistant

♣ Researched and wrote copy for featured events and products.
♣ Composed list of potential advertising partners.
♣ Proofread every draft of the publication.
♣ Oversaw the company calendar.
♣ Managed Surface Magazine’s Facebook page and supervised comments.

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015


Skidmore College, Saratoga Springs, NY, US, Bachelors, English

Cum Laude; Pi Delta Phi (National French Honors Society); Dean’s List (Fall 2012, Spring 2014, Fall 2015)

Skidmore in Paris Study Abroad Program, Paris IV Sorbonne (Fall 2014)

Skidmore in London Study Abroad Program, King’s College London (Spring 2015)

Sep 2012 - May 2016

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