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GRETCHEN K EI LL OR

5264 Lakewood Rd., Ravenna OH 44266 gretchen.keillor@gmail.com 330.322.2580

Aug 2013 - May 2015 Master of Community Planning University of Cincinnati Cincinnati OH

Continually expanding my scope of knowledge while gaining professional experience • GPA of 4.0 / 4.0 • Led Team 140707 in the ULI Gerald D. Hines Student Urban Design Competition • Elected First Year Representative to the Planning Graduate Students Association • Nominated Student Ambassador for the Urban Land Institute Cincinnati

Aug 2005 - May 2009 Bachelor of Arts Hope College Holland MI

Excelled academically, studied abroad, & participated in extra-curricular activities • Dean’s List 2005-2009 (GPA 3.78 / 4.0) • Major in International Studies with a Studio Art minor • IES Study Abroad Program in London (Fall 2007)

Jan 2015 - May 2015 Graduate Assistant for the Dean’s Office University of Cincinnati College of DAAP Cincinnati OH

Led the promotional strategy for various DAAP initiatives • Proposed a promotional plan to advertise two new graduate programs: a Master of Interior Design and Master of Landscape Architecture • Researched key conference opportunities, identified competitor schools, and worked with faculty to create, review, and approve promotional materials • Coordinated submissions and logistics for annual DAAPcares showcase event • Compiled projects from previous two years’ events into a DAAPcares publication

July 2014 - Dec 2014 Strategies Team Intern Sasaki Associates Boston MA

Crafted the story of each project I was a part of while working with Sasaki Strategies • Created final reports, case studies, and interactive website deliverables • Analyzed collaboration surveys using the interactive Gephi mapping software • Completed spatial analysis (of room inventories and course schedules) to appropriately allocate enrollment needs across spatial resources • Designed user experience (UX) interfaces for in-house software programs • Assisted with both campus and urban studio projects

July 2012 - June 2014 Marketing Coordinator Domokur Architects Akron OH

Led the strategic marketing plan for the company, assisted in project coordination, and developed visual communication documents • Complemented the office in a variety of areas including drafting, graphic design, project administration, and business development • Aided in architectural drafting using both AutoCAD and Revit Architecture • Responsible for project administration tasks on a $30m renovation & others • Compiled proposals, RFQs, and OH330 forms using InDesign and Photoshop • Orchestrated web presence and wrote for marketing materials, including a quarterly e-newsletter, Facebook, Twitter, and Camp Design blog

Aug 2013 - May 2014 Graduate Assistant for the Dean’s Office University of Cincinnati College of DAAP Cincinnati OH

Structured and planned the Signage / CUE Initiative • Developed a business and marketing plan to structure the initiative’s activities, including administrative by-laws and vision statement • Created visual infographics to accompany this plan • Interfaced with representatives from various schools within DAAP, as well as other UC Colleges, to ensure a breadth of perspectives • Coordinated Advisory Committee meetings and other administrative tasks

SOFTWARE PROFICIENCIES:

REFERENCES:

InDesign Illustrator PhotoShop ArcGIS AutoCAD SketchUp Microsoft Office HTML / CSS

Greg Janks, Former Principal, Sasaki Associates. 617.275.2355 or gbjgbj@gmail.com Mike Wasowski, Project Manager II, Kent State University. 330.672.3880 or mwasowsk@kent.edu Craig Vogel, Associate Dean, College of DAAP. 513.556.1346 or vogelcg@ucmail.uc.edu Phil Lanier, Graphic Designer, Domokur Architects. 330.666.7878 or planier@domokur.com

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Gretchen Keillor | Planning & Design Master of Community Planning Candidate 2015 College of DAAP | University of Cincinnati (Updated Februar...

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