Maegan Sundin

Freelance Flyer Designer & Editor

Location:Calgary, Alberta, Canada
2 Skills
Personal Skills
motivated and hard worker
learns fast
strong multitasking
punctual self starter
works well alone and in a team environment
optimistic attitude

Dr. E.P Scarlett High School (Calgary) - Graduated June 2006 with AP Honors
Mt. Royal College (Calgary) - 2006 - 2008 Contemporary Music Performance Program
Siddha Yoga Center (Sao Paulo, Brazil) - Yoga teacher training completed August 2008
Psyrenity Harm Reduction (Nanaimo) - harm reduction program and sanctuary training completed June 2008
Body - Mind - Love (Victoria/Vancouver) - harm reduction/sanctuary workshop June 2010

Mt. Royal President's Scholarship 2006 (full scholarship plus the cost of books)
Student of the Year Award 2006
Lancer Bar Award 2006
Excellence in Music - Jazz and Orchestra Programs - 2004 - 2006

Work History
April 2011 - June 2011
Highlander wine and spirits - wine and spirits sales -
calgary, AB
well rounded knowledge of fine wine, scotch and Cognac/Armagnac in stock
Wine tasting etiquette
Serving at tasting events
sales, customer service, cashier duties
putting together large orders for customers
opening/closing duties (including cash in/out, deposits and store maintenance)
stocking and inventory

May 2010 - Present
Maitreya's Haven - Partner/Sanctuary Management -
Mobile in Ab/BC
writing contracts, liability waivers and employment agreements
advertising the services offered
basic graphic design for signs and business cards
organizing sanctuary materials and logistics
coordinating and training volunteers
compiling and distributing harm-reduction information for festival patrons
assessing festival patrons' need for sanctuary vs. first aid care

September 2008 - July 2010
(please note: this work ended because of the recovery process I am still undergoing from a head on collision I was in, in early July ‘10)
Self Employed - Private Yoga Coaching -
Calgary/Edmonton, AB
Hatha yoga
Kundalini yoga
Specialty prenatal yoga
yoga for kids/one on one coaching

January 2010 - May 2010
Sound Advice Nightlife - Decor Design and Environment Manager-
Calgary, AB
lycra design
co-ordination of weekly deco installation and tear-down
stage design for music festivals
creation and co-ordination of deco installations for special events
face to face promotions for events and club dates
making the best out of an initially nonexistent/very small budget

June 2006 - December 2010
Self Employed - Private Music Instruction -
Calgary, Ab
basic music theory

August 2008 - October 2008
Rouge Restaurant - Hostess -
Calgary, Ab
knowledge of "fine dining etiquette"
reception and booking reservations
seating guests
bar tending
polishing glassware and silverware
basic knowledge of wines and french food
preparation of linens and table settings
bussing tables
assisting the Sommelier

July 2007 - September 2007
Rustic Sourdough Bakery - Bakery and Deli Counter/ Baker'’s helper -
Calgary, Ab
slicing and presentation of bread and baked goods
preparation of outbound and customer orders
baking and pastry making and preparation of ingredients
cashier duties

June 2005 - September 2005
Steeps Teahouse - Tea Tender -
Calgary, Ab
serving and preparing various teas, hot drinks and food
knowledge of the 200 varieties of tea offered
customer service
general upkeep (cleaning, stocking etc.)

June 2004 - September 2005
Fiasco Gelato - Junior Supervisor -
Calgary, Ab
general upkeep
opening/closing (key-holder)
customer service
serving gelato with a nicely aesthetic presentation
supervising shifts when a manager was not present

December 2004 - June 2005
Parisian Fashions and Bridal - Bridal and Ladies wear Sales - Calgary, Ab
October 2000 - February 2005
High River Times - Office Assistant and Bi-weekly columnist - High River, Ab
October 2000 - December 2002
Sun Valley Music - Reception and Cashier - High River, Ab

Volunteer Experience
Sanctuary coordination and management - Astral Harvest (program director)
Stage Setup (Wakah Chan) - Astral Harvest 2010
General volunteering at: Entheos (2007, 2009, 2010), Burningman (2007,2008), Intention Alberta 2009, Bassfest (2010), Hidden Music Festival (2010)
SADD Member and High River Chapter Executive 2002-2006, SADD Alberta Membership 2004-2005
Student Council Executive 2002-2005
Youth Liaison and Sunday School Teacher at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, High River, AB 2003 - 2005
Jr. High Music Program Mentor-ship 2005-2007
Scarlett Lancer Senior Arts Editor 2005-2006

References available upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Flyer Design