I am a multidisciplinary scholar and a professional goal oriented individual with both domestic and global experience. I am both a team player and a person capable of transitioning into a leadership position without hesitation. I thrive in environments where my creativity can be challenged and pushed in innovative directions.
Worked Abroad for the Japanese government
MS Office proficiency
Personable and approachable
Organized and detailed
Creative problem solver
Assistant Language TeacherJul 2014 - Jul 2016 Japanese Exchange and Teaching ProgrammeIki, Nagasaki, Japan
Assisted Japanese teachers of English (JTE) with lesson planning for both special needs students and non-special needs students, pronunciation drills, and creating engaging activities to reinforce topic material.
Created a monthly interactive English board in which students could learn about events, holidays, and cultures around the world.
Worked with the local English Club teaching conversational English to adults from the 30 to 80 years of age.
Assisted with the planning, organizing, and set up of an international fair with an attendance of over 100 people with the local tourism division.
Successfully improved student participation in the classroom through integration of creative role-playing exercises.
Career Educator InternAug 2013 - May 2014 Georgia State University University Career ServicesAtlanta, GA
Assisted students with creating marketable resumes and looking for on campus and off campus positions and internships as well as assisting with graduate school preparation.
Created a successful marketing plan for Georgia State University's Graduate Fair with an attendance of over 300 students and 80+ national and international graduate and professional schools.
Coordinated and marketed International Affairs Panel Discussion with attendance of 30 plus students and speakers from local universities and the Carter Center.
Assisted with daily operations of the University Career Service Center and the Graduate and Professional School Planning Office by preparing informational packets for office use.
InternJan 2012 - May 2012 Japan-America Society of Georgia
Assisted with planning, organizing, and set up of JapanFest with an attendance of over 19,000 people.
Worked with staff to assess the needs of corporate and individual members as well as associate organizations.
Created promotional material for various events and wrote articles for the corporate newsletter.
Assisted the Director of International Outreach in establishing daily schedules, curriculum and ESL activities for visiting exchange students. In addition, I provided help with tutoring, taught classes, and attend cultural events with the exchange students.
Master of Science: Global Studies & International RelationsCurrent Northeastern UniversitySeattle, WA
Coursework in Global Literacy.
Bachelors of Arts: Political Science International AffairsMay 2014 Georgia State UniversityAtlanta, GA
Political Science Summa Cum Laude with Dept. Honors) International Affairs
Associates of Art: Japanese and BusinessMay 2012 Georgia Perimeter CollegeAtlanta, GA Graduated with Honors Japanese and Business