Creative Sonoma

Lindsay Hunter

Artisan: Fiber Art, Other; Design: Fashion Design; Functional Art: Furniture, Other; Media: Video; Multi-Media; Teacher/Instructor; Visual Arts: Mixed, Other, Sculpture; rapid prototyping, laser cutting, 3d printing, simple electronics, graphics, vinyl cutting, sign making
Lindsay Hunter
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LINDSAY HUNTER
Santa Rosa, CA
nutbarstudios@gmail.com
SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS
• Successfully promotes own business, stays in budget and executes projects
on time.
• Develop and implement K-9 enrichment programming: classroom, after-school,
homeschool, county library, and summer camp; kid’s area manager
for large public events.
• Demonstrated instructional and classroom management experience providing
interesting and thought-provoking lessons supporting a personal mission of
excellence. Provides a caring, safe and supportive environment for student
learning.
• Workshop presenter at reMAKE Education.
• Network with businesses and community leaders and recruit volunteers for
events.
• Warm effective communication with both children and adults from diverse
backgrounds, in person and written.
• 10 years consumer product design and development, mostly for leading
fashion manufacturers: Levi’s and Esprit, from initial concept through
preproduction.
• Initiated and created product concepts, materials development, textile
patterns, garment styling and presentation materials.
• Managed development of logo and graphics, hired artists, directed art
concepts and approved final artwork for production.
• Traveled throughout Asia and US working with sample and production
manufacturers ensuring excellent products.
• Researched market trends, analyzed competitor’s products for style, fabric,
fit.
• Conducted focus group research and marketing studies to identify target
consumer.
• Presented findings and product line concepts to Executive Management in
order to advise and influence them on fashion trend direction and product
design selections.
• Nominated for Outstanding Faculty award at FIDM. Twice recognized for
initiative, leadership and team building at Levi Strauss.
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
09/04-present Nutbar Studios Owner
• Rincon Valley Education Foundation
After-school Enrichment Program
Provider
• Whited Elementary Digital Storytelling
Instructor
• Rincon Valley Unified homeschool and
Instructor Lego Robotics Trainer
• Sonoma County Library Enrichment
Program Provider
• Sonoma State Excel Kids Summer
Program Provider
• Workshop Presenter at reMAKE
Education
• Levi’s (Leipheimer) Granfondo Kid’s
Area Manager
• The Great Handcar Regatta Kid’s Area
Manager
• Gaia Online Merchandise Developer
01/13-06/15 Paraeducator Rincon Valley Unified
08/12-06/13 Science Facilitator, Noon Duty Rincon Valley Unified
03/03-08/04 College Instructor Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising, SF
02/02-02/03 Administrative Assistant Feldenkrais Resources, Berkeley
04/01-11/01 Office Manager VoiceWare Systems, San Francisco
06/99-12/00 Student UC Berkeley Extension, Berkeley & San Francisco
09/94-03/99 Apparel Designer Levi Strauss & Co., San Francisco
EDUCATION
Bachelor of Arts in Industrial Arts – Emphasis in Product Design and Fashion
San Francisco State University
Project Management Certificate
University of California Berkeley Extension
PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT
• SCOE Teaching and Learning Institute
2015
• Lego Learning Symposium at SCOE
2015
• SRJC Basic PC Repair and Maintenance
Workshop 2014
• RVUSD Technology Summit 2013
• SCOE iPad Symposium 2013
• California Association for the Gifted
Symposium 2013
AFFILIATIONS
• Northbay Maker Educators
• 180 Studios Community Maker Space