Hugo Melara

Freelance Digital Artist & Animal Illustrator

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Location:San Francisco, California, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/hugomelara
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Kudos
3.5
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
Hugo Melara
4208 McGlothen Way, San Pablo, CA 94806
(510) 332 -3247
portrait1982@hotmail.com

Education
M.F.A 2011 Fine Art Painting Academy of Art University
B.A 2008 Anthropology UC Santa Cruz
A.S 2004 Biology Contra Costa College
Professional Experience
February 2012- Present West Contra Costa Unified School District, Richmond, CA: Is a public k-12 school district which provides education for communities in the West Contra Costa county area.
Substitute Teacher:
• Substitute for teachers who are absent at different school sites.
• Follow lesson plans and instructions left by teacher.
• Maintain discipline and safety of students while in the classroom.
• Substitute for grades 6th -12th.

January 2012- Present Making Waves Academy, Richmond, CA: Is a public 5th -12th grade charter school whose core mission is to prepare students academically for success in the college of their choice.

Substitute Teacher:
• Substitute for a teacher who is absent.
• Maintain discipline and high academic expectations of the school.
• Engage students when giving a lesson.
• Follow lesson plans and instructions left by teacher.
• Fill up appropriate paper work for as a consequence to student’s behavior.
• Substitute for grades 5th -12th.

November 2011- June 2012 Making Waves Academy, Richmond, CA: Is a public 5th -12th grade charter school whose core mission is to prepare students academically for success in the college of their choice.

After School Teacher:
• Helped students after school with homework assigned from their regular classes.
• Ensured student’s safety and proper behavior at all times.
• Successfully developed and taught a new Science Illustration class.
• Escorted students from their classroom to the multipurpose room for parent pick up.
• Directed traffic and radioed student’s names for safe pick up.

August – November 2011 LifeTouch, Hayward, CA: Is an employee owned photographic company that offers services to schools all over the country.

Photographer
• Traveled to different schools in the Bay Area carrying photographic equipment for picture day.
• Set up photographic equipment at assigned places in the school.
• Photographed students of different grades and age ranges with professional digital cameras.
• Communicated with the school’s administrators in order to provide a great service and achieve a successful picture day.

January – June 2007 Familias Unidas, Richmond, CA: Is a non-profit organization whose main goal is to provide educational and counseling services for the Richmond Community.

Health Educator:

• Traveled to different High Schools and Middle schools in and surrounding the Richmond area.
• Conducted presentations to Middle and High school students during lunch time about health, drugs, alcohol, ******** transmitted diseases and teen pregnancy.
• Conducted after school meetings with middle and high school students where teenagers to express themselves and talk about their concerns.
• Motivated students to stay in school and away from risky behavior.

June – August 2006 LeBoeuf, Lamb, Greene & McRae LLP, San Francisco, CA: Was an International Law firm with specialties in public utilities, energy and insurance.

Office services Assistant:
• Distributed Mail.
• Kept inventory of office supplies.
• Made sure the office had the supplies it needed.
• Run errands outside the office.
• Made Copies of needed documents.
• Kept the kitchen clean and supplied with food and coffee.
• Prepared rooms for special meetings in the office.
Skills (2) Rating
Digital Art
Animal Illustration