Rose Zilla-Ba


Address 29 Ellingwood St., Boston MA, 02120

Phone 617-980-6136


Date of birth 1996-10-09


Architectural and Design student at the University of Virginia, well versed in planning, strategy development and leadership, looking to use my expertise in design, communication and team building as well as my cultural knowledge for this position.



2017-09 to present                           Server/ Hostess

The Fitzroy

o    Advertise, market, and recommend menu items to ensure customer satisfaction.

o    Develop relationships with customers to facilitate stable work experience.

o    Answer customer inquiries and resolve issues promptly.

o    Accurately record orders and partner with team members to serve food and beverages.


2017-07 to 2017-08                      Intern

University of Virginia Architectural History Department

o    Excavated and documented 1800th century plantation property.

o    Worked with tools such as hand drawing, field recording of historic structures, HABS/HAER documentation, laser scanning (and working with the digital data), drone photography, and digital representation including CAD.

o    Researched extensively the site, family and context of the property.

o    Built and published a website to anthologize the data.


2016-10 to 2017-05                      Cashier/ Food Prep

Roots Natural Kitchen

o    Insured that environmentally conscious habits were being practiced within the company.

o    Trained new employees on the entire workflow process.

o    Took food and drink orders and received payments.

o    Cleaned, stocked and restocked workstations and display cases.


2014-12 to 2017-01                      House Manager

University of Virginia’s McIntire Department of Music

o    Oversaw, planned, coordinated and executed events accommodating upwards of 900 patrons and 20 staff members.

o    Performed daily walk through of floor to ensure cleanliness and properly working equipment in all practice rooms and theaters.

o    Assisted performers, musicians, and speakers with setting up, and taking down equipment.

o    Insured that patrons were well cared for and quickly and discreetly solved all issues.

o    Scheduled pre-viewings, caterers, sound equipment ect. for events.


2012-06 to 2016-08                      Cashier/ Food Prep

The Common Market

o    Took food and drink orders and received payments.

o    Cleaned, stocked and restocked workstations and display cases.

o    Ordered and took delivery of supplies.


2010-06 to 2014-08                      Dance Instructor

InSync Center of the Arts

o    Handled administrative work such as scheduling, phone calls, and placing and receiving orders.

o    Created innovative and inspiring lesson plans to challenge and develop students.

o    Directed rehearsals to instruct dancers from (ages 2 to 12) how to use dance steps and techniques to achieve the desired effects.

o    Met with parents and guardians to discuss their children’s progress and needs, determined their priorities for their children, and suggested ways that they could promote learning and development.



2014-08 to present                                         University of Virginia

Architectural History and Design

Additional Activities


2016-07 to 2017-07                      Musical Director

The Virginia Belles

o    Arranged and taught over 20 pieces of music.

o    Led and represented the group for professional gigs such as weddings, services and University events.


2012-08 to 2013-06                      SYA- School Year Abroad

Viterbo, Italy

o    Intensive yearlong study abroad home-stay program.



Adobe Suite                                                                Advanced

Microsoft Office                                                        Advanced



French                                                                           Bilingual

Italian                                                                            Advanced


University of Virginia

2014-present Architecture and Design