Major and Year: Marketing, 3rd Year
Why you chose IME: To work with a local nonprofit to help them achieve their organizations goals while applying my skills and knowledge, this will help to differentiate myself in the workforce. This program will also aid me in growing a network within Lethbridge and Southern Alberta which will benefit me throughout the development of my career.
How you heard about IME: I received an email from a student who previously participated in the program and thought it sounded like a good opportunity for some practical application.
Something interesting about you? I am also an artist! I attended the Alberta College of Art and Design right out of high school, and eventually I would like to complete my BFA. My preferred medium is painting and I am in the process of becoming a self-taught graphic designer.
Where do you see yourself in 5-10 years? There are so many options and I’ve never seen myself in only one position, I’d like to learn as I go and work for (or start) an organization that pushes people's expectations. Anything from being a creative director, working with a company on developing sustainability practices, consulting nonprofits on their organizational goals, honestly the list could go on…