Working Activities 

  Design and Product Planning
02.2016 - today Founder and CEO "Cho’jac items" (social production company)
• Design and conception of a sustainable product line (bags / accessories)
• Establishment of a sustainable enterprise with Mayan artisans (Mexico)
• Further development and establishment of chojac in Mexico and Germany
• Organization and coordination of international production
• Preparation and implementation of courses with local NGOs
• Sales and operations management
10.2020 - today Lecturer "Design- and Media-Theory" (freelance)
Macromedia University of Applied Science, Berlin
02.2020 – 08.2020 Project Coordinator for Local International IV (part time)
Weißensee School of Art Berlin and Goethe-Institute Bangladesch
• Handling selection process of students for exchange program
• Research, planning and coordination of study trip Bangladesh
• Support and contact person during the study trip
• Project support in dealing with international students’ issues
• Actively support of the final exhibition in Berlin and Dhaka
10.2018 – 05.2020 Design and Product Devolpment (part time)
Diakonia Johannes Foundation / Wertraum der Wille gGmbH, Berlin
• Concept and design of the entire upcycling product range
• Coaching and instruction of up to 20 participants in the textile and paper workshop
10.2017 – 09.2018 Management Assistance in Administration (part-time)
Weißensee School of Art Berlin
• Procurement of goods, disposition and proposal selection
• Consulting and monitoring of workshop budgets
• Supervising and instruction of the Facility Manager-Team
10.2011 – 09.2017 Administrative support as a student in the Art College
Weißensee School of Art Berlin
04.2014 – 10.2014 Tutor, dyeing workshop
Weißensee School of Art Berlin
  Other professional activities
04.2010 – 09.2010 Category Field Manager Accessoires
Office World AG, Zurich, Switzerland
• Purchase for all stores in Switzerland
• Exposition and clients visits
• General administrational tasks
• Correspondence with clients
• Supervision of the stores in whole Switzerland
02.2000 – 03.2010 Diverse employments in Textile Mechandise, Purchase and Administrations
Boutique Roma AG, Globus Department Stores, Fidelio AG
2020 - 2021 Online-Lecturer in Adult Education
WBS School, Berlin
2017 Meisterschüler Style in Textile- and Surface Design
Berlin Weißensee School of Art, Berlin, Germany
2011 - 2016 Master of Arts Textile- and Surface Design
Berlin Weißensee School of Art, Berlin, Germany
Master thesis: Cho’jac - Net bags of the Maya-Tzotzil,
Bricolage of two sustainability contexts
2007 - 2010 Foundation Course Design
F+F School for Arts and Design, Zurich
1996 - 1999 Apprenticeship in Retail Trade and Sales, Textile
women’s and men’s avant-garde
Boutique Roma and Globus Departmentstores, St. Gallen, Switzerland
1985 - 1995 Primary school and secondary school, Gossau SG, Switzerland
Avocational Education  
2017 Workshop, Sustainability in Fashion, Goethe-Institut Bangladesh
2015 -2017 Entrepreneurship for the Arts – EntrepArt, Universität der Künste UdK Berlin, Germany
2008 6-month semester stay Foundation Course Design, Berlin, Germany
2005 Language Stay in Montréal CAN, 3 months (French)
2005 Language Stay in San Francisco USA, 3 months (English)
Language Skills  
German Mother Tongue
English • Spoken very good
• Written very good
French • Spoken good (DELF 1)
• Written good (DELF 1)
Spanish • Spoken basic knowledge
• Written basic knowledge
Italian • Spoken basic knowledge
• Written basic knowledge
Computer Skills  
  Adobe Creative Cloud, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign
MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint), Access
08.2020 - today Student Coach
Haydee! Digital extra tuition for children with migration background


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