Masters in Professional Studies, Business of Art and Design,

Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

Bachelors of Fine Art in Fiber,
Maryland Institute College of Art, Baltimore, MD

120 Hours TEFL Certification



English Native Speaker

Spanish Native Speaker

Advanced Japanese

Intermediate French


CLAIR TEFL Grant Recipient, 2014

‘The Good Breast’ Documentary, Featured Designer, 2013

OVAC Business Basics Grant Recipient, 2013

Paseo FEAST Award Winner, 2013

MICA Business Plan Grant Recipient, 2012

MICA Business Pitch Award Winner, 2012

Ivanhoc News: Smart Women, Interview and Broadcast, 2013

Mark Five Forty One,

Interview, 2013

Musical Focus,

Article, 2013

I Dream Couture, Mark 5:41,

Article, 2013,

Article, 2013


Sakaiminato Rotary Club Speaker, 2014

Sakaiminato Lion’s Club Speaker, 2013

Breast Cancer Awareness Day Artist @ the State Capitol, 2013

Paseo Feast #4, 2013

Oklahoma Fashion Week, 2013

Whole Foods Artist Talk, 2013

SouthWood Craft Show, 2013

Sit.Stay.Art Exhibit, 2012 - 2013

MICA Senior Exhibition, 2011

Genuine Articles, 2011 

RACK, 2011

Steps to the Cure, 2011 & 2010

VIVA Exhibition, 2010 

J Shoes Half Pair Contest, 2009 

Ma Beaute a Moi, 2009

National AJET, 2015 - 2016

Director of Community and Affiliate Relations, Japan

Tottori AJET, 2014 - 2016


Tottori, Japan

JET Program, 2013 - present

English Teacher & Cultural Ambassador

Tottori, Japan

Chaverri Couture Brand, 2012

Founder, Designer

Oklahoma City, OK


Japan, 2013 - present