Jul 31, 2019

Yuzu Ikeue

  • Operation Coordinator
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Administration / Clerical LGBT Nonprofit-Social Services Youth services Social Justice Think Tank

Personal Summary

A graduate of Sociology from Occidental College looking for an entry-level position in non-profit administration and development work.

Work Experience

Administrative Intern
Jun 2019 - Aug 2019 CONTRA-TIEMPO
  • Developed relationships with community members and supported the community engagement specialist with marketing, coordinating, and organizing the Artivist Leadership Institute.
  • Assessed, envisioned, and implemented new strategies to gain Patreon subscriptions and uploaded weekly content to the page.
  • Developed evaluation tools, including daily surveys, for the FUTURO Summer Dance Intensive (pre-professional) and the Artivist Leadership Institute (ages 13-18).
  • Assisted the development manager with tasks such as writing the final descriptive report for an NEA grant, writing scholarship applications, compiling a list of potential donors, and compiling a list of companies that have matching gift programs.
Manager
May 2018 - May 2019 Green Bean Coffee Lounge
  • Hired and trained over 50 baristas and shift supervisors.
  • Coordinated weekly manager meetings and bi-monthly staff meetings to issue announcements, discuss operation efficiency, and resolve issues.
  • Planned and implemented two sustainability programs which increased reusable mug usage by 136.8% within 7 months.
  • Developed strong customer service skills and a team player mentality while working with other managers and employees.
Event Coordinator
Aug 2017 - May 2018 Occidental College Programming Board
  • Ensured smooth execution by sourcing and contacting vendors, coordinating site selection, scheduling, marketing, reservations, materials, and on-site event management. 
  • Evaluated existing plans, processes and event planning services to identify opportunities for improvement.

Education

B.A. in Sociology
Aug 2015 - May 2019 Occidental College