Nathan Pai Schmitt
971-645-3410  .....  Nathan@HackSchool.org

Interactive Resume
Updated: 01/06/2016


Education

HackSchool High School, Denver, CO, 2013-2016

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Course Title ............................................................. Grade
Advanced Leadership & Management ............................ A+
English Composition ................................................................ A+
Geopolitics ..................................................................................... A
Professional Communication .............................................. A
Geometry ........................................................................................ B+
Chemistry ...................................................................................... B
Physics ............................................................................................. B
Digital Design ............................................................................... B
Statistics and Applied Mathematics ................................ B


















Social Innovation Experience

SolarCase Technologies, Founding CEO, 2015 - Present

Makers of super low-cost solar smartphone cases for high poverty communities and developing nations.

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  • Sold to Otter Products LLC for $250,000.
  • Led and managed 4-person company from prototype to profitable, led seed funding round of $1000, quality control for marketing, product design, and production.
  • Sold and distributed 500 devices (500% of goal) in high poverty community in first 2 months of business.
  • Posting week over week sales growth of 40%.

Goal Execution Assessment:
Excellent
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Student Role: Project Lead-----(Assessment Matrix)

Industry Collaborators: Solar City, Amazon Services, FMD Machining, (more+details)




















Digital Eyes LLC, Founding Designer, 2013 - 2015

Designers of audio-assistive wearable smart technology for the blind.

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  • Sold to Otter Products LLC for $250,000.
  • Led and managed 4-person company from prototype to profitable, led seed funding round of $1000, quality control for marketing, product design, and production.
  • Sold and distributed 500 devices (500% of goal) in high poverty community in first 2 months of business.
  • Posting week over week sales growth of 40%.

Goal Execution Assessment: Excellent ----- (Assessment Matrix)

Project Role: Project Lead ----- (Assessment Matrix)

Industry Collaborators: Solar City, Amazon Services, FMD Machining, (more+details)



















US Brazil Connect, Teaching Fellow, 2015-2016

Led a class of 20 students in experience/relationship-based English language curriculum; designed class activities and led intensive training sessions for new Fellows.

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  • Led 3 month remote digital curriculum via Google Classroom for Brazilian students prior to travel: included weekly video calls, assignments, grading, and weekly text-based activities.
  • Led 6 week on-site classes in Porto Velho, Brazil in the Amazon. Included five hours of highly dynamic class per day and weekend trips.
  • Led 3 month remote digital curriculum via Google Classroom following travel: included weekly video calls, assignments, grading, and managing Brazilian student capstone projects.
  • Designed and led daily Music Assembly for student English practice and community-building (see video below).




















Other Experience

HackSchool Jazz Quintet, Founder and Band Leader, 2013-2016

Founded HackSchool Jazz Quintet, a bebop group that has played numerous gigs around Denver and toured South Korea for two weeks.

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  • Recorded Jazz Quintet album, The Maiden Voyage and raised $4,500 to partially fund tour of South Korea; raised an additional $5,500 from the City of Denver for travel funds.
  • Produced all aspects of album: arranged music, recorded, mixed, produced, etc.
  • Composed or arranged all songs and determined gig set lists.
  • Sample song from album below: Confirmation by Charlie Parker.