Resume

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Kristin Millard

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Experience-

Audio Engineering:

December 2017 - May 2018: Audio Engineer for The Impact News "Voices" Podcasts and social media content. Video 1 - Video 2

January 2017 - May 2018: In-studio experience producing, writing, and recording with local artists including Mini Mac, Amy Morales-Lara, William McTorrasen (ilvn), Tommy Watson, Kayla Joe, and more. Audio 1 - Audio 2

2013-2014: Live sound engineer for Kaneland Arts Initiative performances of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (2013) and Once Upon a Mattress (2014).

2010-2014: Live sound engineer and head sound designer for all productions at Sandwich Community High School in Sandwich, IL. This included performances of Bye Bye Birdie (2011), Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (2012), Into the Woods (2013), and Seussical (2014), along with many other plays, events, and performances. 

 

Media and Writing:

February 2018 - Present: Designed posters and flyers for various projects and events, including promotional material for musical artists Mini Mac, Tommy Watson, and Marlena. 

May 2018 - Poetry published in Red Hyacinth Journal of Writing and Art.

April 2018 - Received Mercy College Quill Award for excellence in Digital Journalism as part of The Impact News.

December 2017 - May 2018: Staff News Writer and Columnist for The Impact News, Mercy College's Award Winning Newspaper.

January 2017 - May 2018: Co-Founded AZK Media Collective, a group specializing in audio and video production for up-and-coming artists.

 

Leadership and Organization:

July 2018 - Present: Office Manager at Aurora University’s Registrar Office in Aurora, IL. Facilitating all aspects of office organization and supplies inventory. Performing various administrative tasks while being the first line of contact between students and Registrar Office staff.

March 2017 - May 2018: Audio Engineering Society Chapter President at Mercy College. Organized audio related trips, events, guest speakers, open mic nights, and more.

May 2018 - Gave Senior Address speech and presented Honors Project at the annual Mercy College Honors Symposium. Received certificate of completion and certificate for Outstanding Achievement in the Honors Program.

October 2016 - May 2018: Recording studio assistant at Mercy College’s Music Industry and Technology Recording Studios. Assisted in daily clerical operations and organization of the studio, along with assisting the Studio Manager with projects and sessions with artists including Wess Meets West, A Paper Tugboat, and live artist sessions with 107.1 The Peak radio station. 

September - December 2016: Organized and led a group of 10 students to create the Mercy College Plastic Initiative. This was a proposal to reduce the amount of plastic waste on the Dobbs Ferry campus focusing on the plastic containers used to package food in the Lessings' Cafeterias. The proposal was submitted to the College President, and was accepted, with biodegradable cafeteria containers and more effective recycling measures in effect as of September 2017.

September 2016: Co-founded Mercy College A Cappella Group. Wrote club constitution and contract, coordinated meetings and practice schedules with members, and designed promotional material for the group.

 

Music Performance:

2015-2016: Wrote and recorded the debut EP ‘i can’t sleep’ as part of the italo-dreampop duo SUNSET. Available on iTunes, Spotify, and all other music retailers. 

2007-2014: Classical clarinet, music theory, and leadership training within wind ensemble, marching band, and jazz band settings.

 

Education-

Mercy College, Dobbs Ferry, NY - Bachelor of Science in Music Industry and Technology under the School of Liberal Arts. Graduated Summa Cum Laude in May 2018 with a 3.89 GPA. Received certificate for completion of Honors Program requirements and certificate for Outstanding Achievement in Honors Program. Received Quill Award for excellence in Digital Journalism.


Sandwich Community High School, Sandwich, IL - High School Diploma, May 2014. National Honor Society, Modern Music Masters (Tri-M) Honor Society.