Sales Manager/Art Director

Resume posted by ksw009 in Arts and Culture.

Desired position type: Any
Location: Kennebunk Maine, United States


I have been a professional art consultant for over five years with a specialization in living contemporary artists. I have been the sales manager at a high end contemporary art gallery in Jackson Hole, WY for five years. I am looking to continue to work in the arts and continue to advance my career.


BA in Art History • 2011 • Bucknell University


3.6 GPA

Studied abroad in Florence, Italy under Professor Rab Hatfield

Class of 2011 Art History Merit Scholar

Private tour guide for Syracuse University Professors for Uffizi Museum and the Accademia

Ma in Arts Administration • 2015 • Savannah College of Art and Design

4.0 GPA


Sales Manager • Diehl Gallery • October 2014 – Present

In my five years at Diehl Gallery I helped to successfully plan and execute 6-7 exhibitions and openings a year.  I managed a staff ranging from 2-4 employees and oversaw all sales. I was directly responsible for over $1,4 million in art sales, averaging $300,000 a year.  

Assistant Manager • Turpin Gallery • May 2013 – September 2014

Oversaw gallery operations on a day to day basis.  Contributed to gallery sales and planning of gallery events.  

Sales Associate • Accentuate • September 2012 – May 2013


Assistant Costume Designer• Jackson hole playhouse • May 2012 – September 2012

Ski Instructor • Jackson Hole Mountain Resort •November  2011 – April 2014


Wilderness Adventure leader • Camp Chateaugay • June 2011 – August 2011


  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Working knowledge of Photoshop
  • Detail oriented, Driven, Goal Oriented, Team Leader and Worker, Project Manager
  • Private Sales
  • Client Liaison
  • Luxury Sales
  • Event Planning
  • Social Media
  • Staff Management
  • Collection Curation
  • Art Advising and Placement