Tyler Lenn Bradley 

 

 

TylerLennBradley2017@gmail.com 

 

Career Summary 

 

  • Positive, energetic and creative leader who demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication skills.

  • Ability to create inclusive environments with a diverse range of clients and colleagues from around the world.

  • Motivated, self-starter who exhibits great initiative, drive and professionalism.

 

 

Work experience

HUE Productions, LLC

Executive/Artistic Director                                                                       October 2014 - Present

  • Create and maintain original programs such as an original theatrical dance production titled, HUMANITY, that combines dance, theatrics, spoken word, American Sign Language and music to address and stimulate conversation on various social issues. 

  • Communicate and collaborate with a cast and crew of 28 artistes including: theatrical technicians and designers, an American Sign Language Advanced Interpreter in Training, a videographer, social media head, dancers and understudies. 

  • Prepare schedules for rehearsals, while booking performance dates with venues such as Roosevelt University and the Mayors’ Ramadan Unity Dinner presented by Mayor Virg Bernero of Lansing, MI and Mayor Mark Meadows of East Lansing, MI. 15 performances to date. 

Deeply Rooted Dance Theater

Chief Operations Director                                                                      October 2014 - Present

  •  Support Executive Director in operational decision making and completion of various managerial tasks including: developing and improving internal processes and procedures, contract development, marketing implementation, external and internal relationship building, booking venues, front of house operations and more. 

  • Assist in Board Development by recruiting and on-boarding prospective Board Members and managing communication with current Board Members

  • Coordinate Host Committee Member fundraising efforts by cultivating prospective funders and serving as the point of contact for committed members. 

 

Columbia College Chicago, Chicago, IL

Graduate Assistant                                                                                             September 2015 – Present

  • Assisting instructor with curriculum development activities for an Introduction to Management course and Leadership course including: curating content, lesson planning, generating learning objectives, grading, developing rubrics, assignment creation, and partnering with the instructor to develop digital instructional design elements.

  • Actively involved in programming department events and collecting follow-up data, including an event called ReWriteYaLife presented by Columbia College Chicago alumni and music producer Marcos Kosine Palacios. 

  • Supporting the Business & Entrepreneurship Department Curriculum Committee by curating data, drafting and maintaining minutes and conducting research.

 

Walt Disney World® Resort, Orlando, FL     
Character Attendant & Food and Beverage                                   January 2013 - August 2013 
  • Enthusiastically worked in a fast paced environment, while serving guests at Cosmic Rays Starlight Café, which carries out an estimated 5,000 transactions a day.  

  • Adapted to various work locations as a Magic Kingdom® Park Character Attendant, while ensuring the safety and maintaining the show for the performers and guests.

  • Attended several networking events, completed Disney University training courses and met one on one with various Disney leaders. 

 

Campus Representative                                                                     August 2013 - August 2014

  • Developed presentation and marketing skills by promoting Disney Internships and Programs on campus. 

Susan G. Komen - Race for the Cure Michigan 

Production Manager                                                                          October 2016 - April 2017

  • Communicate and manage several artists and guests including: speakers, news anchors, DJs, and technical directors. Responsible for calling shows and keeping the program on task in order for the race to start on time.

StartUp Weekend Powered by Google for Creative Enterprises 

Operations - Assistant Director                                                                  October 2016 – March 2017

  • Partnered with team members to execute sponsorship activities including: developing value propositions, researching potential sponsors, contacting and communicating with sponsors and successfully establishing food sponsorships that secured seven meals and $2,947.00 worth of food for a three-day weekend event. 

The American Dance Festival, Duke University, Durham, NC

Dorm Counselor                                                                                                         Summer 2015

  • Successfully worked as member of a focused 14-person team by creating a positive atmosphere and resolving day-to-day tasks.

  • Problem solved emergency situations by effectively communicating with team members and law enforcement.

  • Exhibited conflict and resolution skills by facilitating conversations between students and guiding them to an agreement. 

 

Central Michigan University, Mount Pleasant, MI  

Multicultural Advisor & Desk Associate                                               August 2013 - May 2015

  • Leader and primary resource and support for minority students, while enriching cultural development in all students. 

  • Responsible for keeping confidential information and managing multiple projects.

  • Partnered with team members to organize and develop various hall programs including an International Discotheque where approximately 100 students attended and enjoyed international music and cuisine. 

  • Demonstrated computer proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint, and Microsoft Excel. 

 

Zoe Life Spa & Salon, Lansing, MI 

Business Development, Social Media Head, & Zumba Instructor  February 2009 - Present

  • Involved in the development of a new business by participating in the interviewing process and the creation of a name, logo, and concept for a full service spa and salon 

  • Demonstrate problem solving, multitasking, and customer service skills by maintaining front of house operations and creating a relaxing environment for spa guests.

  • Maintain social media platforms such as: Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Resulting in an increase in engagement on all platforms.

Skills

Leadership

Management 

Partnership 

Written & Verbal Communication 

Multitasking 

Event Management 

Microsoft Word

Microsoft PowerPoint 

Microsoft Excel 

Presentation Skills

Marketing Experience 

CPR and AED Certified 

 

2010 - present

2010 - present

Education
Central Michigan University                                                                                                                                                                          Graduated May 2015 
Bachelor of Science, Theatre (Concentration: Acting),
Minors: Dance and Business Administration
 
Columbia College Chicago 
Masters of Arts Management                                                                      Current - May 2018
 
Accomplishments  
 
  • 2018 Future Founders Residency Program 

  • Self-Employment in the Arts 2017 Idea Pitch Competition Creative Winner

  • 2017 Future Founders EntrepreneurshipU Award winner: Student Led Social Entrepreneurship Initiative of the Year

  • Received four Guest Service Fanatic Cards for demonstrating outstanding guest service at the Walt Disney World Resort

  • Completion of two Disney College Program education courses: Entertainment Professional Development Study & Exploring Leadership; awarded perfect attendance for both courses   

  • Awarded Certificate of Completion for attending five Disney College Program Career Development Workshops: Resume Writing, Acing the Interview, Networking 101, Personal Branding, Presenting with Confidence

  • Received the opportunity to present my choreography at Central Michigan University’s SRCEE (Student Research and Creative Endeavors Exhibition) in both the 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 academic years

  • Elected as one of Central Michigan University’s 2014-2015 Homecoming Ambassadors

  • Graduated Magna Cum Laude 

  • Original production Humanity earned nine awards, including Production of the Year and Best Student Director, from the Central Michigan University Theatre, Interpretation and Dance Department