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Monica Rodriguez

Senior Jewelry Design Student

Savannah, GA, USA
561.427.5868
I am from Caracas, Venezuela and I am currently a college student living in Savannah studying at the Savannah College of Art and Design. I am majoring in Jewelry and a minor in painting.
Professional Organization
President of Jewelry and Objects student Association
Work Experience
New York, NY, USA
Sep 2014Dec 2014
Jewelry Design Intern
Collaborated in designing Fall 2015 MBMJ Collection
Rendered designs in Adobe Illustrator for final review
Developed design specs and comments for factories
Richardson, TX, USA
Jun 2014Aug 2014
Jewelry Design Intern
Collaborated in designing Summer and Fall 2015 Collection
Researched, sketched and rendered the designs for final review
Developed design specs and comments for factories
Savannah, GA, USA
Sep 2013Nov 2013
Student Designer
Designed a collection of women’s watches
Researched the Fossil brand to understand trends
Sketched, rendered and prototyped the designs for final review
Worked with a collaborative team of different majors
Savannah, GA, USA
May 2013Aug 2013
Jewelry intern
Researched brands and new trends for the startup company
Developed unique designs to enhance the jewelry collection
Savannah, GA, USA
Jan 2012Mar 2013
Student Director
SERVE is the volunteer organization of the Savannah College of Art and Design
Promoted community service to SCAD students
Lead a group of coordinators and work with supervisor
Developed new ideas and had an active responsibility of the organization
Savannah, GA, USA
Feb 2013Present
Orientation Assistant Director
Collaborate and lead a team of student leaders
Welcome new students to SCAD
Lead a First Year Experience course
Exhibitions
Exhibited SJTA Atlanta Jewelry Show

Exhibited in SCAD“Far From Home” Juried Exhibition

Exhibited in SCAD’s Painting Open Studio
Education
GA, USA
Sep 2010Present
Major: Jewelry and Objects and Minor: Painting
Estimated date of graduation: 2014
Dean’s list current GPA: 3.80
Languages
 
Spanish (Native), English (Fluent)
Skills
 
Adobe Suite CC, Keyshot, Leader, Rhinoceros 5.0, Sketching, Team Builder, Trend Research
Awards
2012
Nominated for the “Paula S. Wallace Excellence in Leadership Award”
2010
SCAD Artistic and Academic Scholarship