Working at Artisan builds upon my customer service, project management, and creative coordination experience, as well as my degree in anthropology. Even though I can claim a bunch of fancy acronyms, keeping the "human" in "human resources" is what drives me as a recruiter.
Specialties: sourcing (a.k.a. online sleuthing), empathetic communication, salary negotiation, editing and proofreading, running efficient and productive meetings, connecting awesome people who really ought to know one another
Geek about: industrial design, malapropisms, truly awful puns
staying competitive in the wild-and-wooly world of freelance creative, as well as how to land a fulltime job
connecting to the creative scene in Milwaukee, as a recent transplant from Chicago
"Let it." This was a frequent directive from my college choir director, but it pops in my head every time I'm trying too hard at something in any area of my life.
Saying hard things in a way that softens the blow