I am looking to find a career which will allow me to implement my knowledge and skills to assist a successful team accomplish their goals and objectives. I am multifaceted professional that prides myself on motivation, determination, and continuous loyalty. I am a quick learner and can apply myself and hands on skills to accomplish any goal set. In the Marine Corps I worked on ECM (electronic countermeasures) systems to include: installation,functionality tests, repair, troubleshooting techniques, as well as upgrades to vehicles in country. This was a multi million dollar operation and I received an award for my duties, which can be presented if interviewed.I also maintained and troubleshooted hand held access devices to ensure base security while working as a military policeman.I also assisted with the upkeep and software maintenance of our local network computers to ensure functionality and ensure that we continued to serve the base within our maximum efficiency.
After I left the Marine Corps I pursued my education; I received a AAS with the major in computer information technology. I continued and received my BAT in computer network engineering.
I have included further detail on my professional experience, education, and awards for your consideration of the position.
Established the Veterans club with the veterans advisor and student worker, and acted as President and chairperson during the length of my education at WVUP.
Attended the Student Veterans of America (SVA) 8th Annual Conference to compete in the Business Plan Competition.
Managed the Veterans Corps leadership and over $35,000 in assets and revenue.
Attended SVA Leadership Summit in New York, NY at Google's New York Headquarters, to learn how to effectively put together a sustainable and effective business plan.
Collaborated with the leadership in the design and implementation of new fundraising programs for the Veterans Corps, which brought in more than $9,000 through fundraising events.
Contributed to the Veterans Corps Newsletter, which ensured clear communication with our student veteran population.
August 2016 to Current
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURGPARKERSBURG, WVASSISTANT
Acted as a driving force to ensure success with a completely new phase of alumni development activities such as: managing an alumni and donor database, telephone campaign, alumni meetings, and other related program areas.
Scheduled, planned, and coordinated a series of on and off campus alumni meetings.
Developed material for alumni and for committee meetings in regards to alumni relations.
Worked within a team setting in the planning of events and activities that impacted the alumni and student body of West Virginia University at Parkersburg.
Established and maintained a database which ensured a cohesive dataset to ensure a baseline of alumni operations.
May 2016 to August 2016
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURGPARKERSBURG, WVSTUDENT WORKER
Analyzed student veteran problems/issues and identified significant factors and gathered pertinent data to assist with determining eligibility for educational benefits.
Explained and interpreted policies, regulations and operational procedures to persons contacting the office, such as faculty, staff, students and general public.
Abided by FERPA (Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (20 U.S.C.
1232g; 34 CFR Part 99) to ensure information security of our student veterans.
Aided with trainings, new student orientations, public speaking engagements, graduation assistance, marketing, and PR.
Research analyst for internal and external data, methods, and processes which ensured overall mission success.
Advocated for student veterans regarding delinquent benefit payment issues, faculty and training issues, and informed students of campus services such as daycare, tutoring, and employment opportunities.
Maintained a database of those utilizing the G.I.
Bill which allowed for expedient service for student veterans.
January 2004 to January 2013
UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS
Maintained good order and discipline, and support the base commander's law enforcement and security requirements in peacetime and combat operations.
Provided training advice and supervision regarding Military Police equipment and operations of the base.
Trained military and civilian personnel on Military Police operations and duties.
Upheld the law of California and of the base while being confronted with every form of violation and criminal liability, misdemeanor through felony.
As a military police officer I upheld the laws and rules of the military with fellow Marines.
Provided training advice regarding proper use and maintenance procedures for policeman equipment and operations.
Prioritized personal training, day to day duties, and a squad of marines while maintaining successful assistance to the provost marshal's office.
Education and Training
WEST VIRGINIA UNIVERSITY AT PARKERSBURG PARKERSBURG, WV
West Virginia University Parkersburg, WVApplied Technology, Computer Network Engineering BachelorsApplied Technology, Computer Network Engineering
West Virginia University Parkersburg, WVApplied Science, Computer and Information Technology AssociateApplied Science, Computer and Information Technology
Parkersburg High School Parkersburg, WV High School Diploma
analyst, benefits, C, database, driving, information security, law enforcement, law, managing, marketing, meetings, office, personnel, Police, policies, PR, processes, public speaking, Research, supervision, telephone, tutoring
Awarded the Certificate of Excellence Award for representing the Veterans Corps of West Virginia University at Parkersburg during the Student Veterans of America 8th Annual National Conference.
Letter of Appreciation for my upholding my duties and responsibilities as the President of the Veterans Corps.
Naval Commendation Medal for operating and maintaining a multi-million dollar operation in Iraq for the USMC.