Experienced college and university student affairs professional driven to improve the lives of minority, economically challenged, and underrepresented students. Committed with over eight years of direct student services including advising, counseling, and teaching, and program creation, management, and assessment.
Accomplished academic advisor
Committed to cultivating student leadership
Effective use of multi-media teaching tools
Exceptional written and verbal communicator
11/2013 to Current
Career Services CoordinatorUniversity of Hawaii - West Oahu - Kapolei, HI
Conducts 10 career counseling sessions each week.
Selects and compiles relevant information and resources for students to support them in their career pathway planning
Assess and co-write educational/career plans.
Refer students to outside providers and opportunities
Select and recommend new instructional materials and programs for use in Career Services.
Cultivated positive relationships with employers and community leaders.
Build positive rapport with businesses, organizations, and government and community service agencies.
05/2011 to 11/2013
Academic CounselorWindward Community College - Kaneohe, HI
Challenged and motivated students through in-depth lectures and discussions.
Lectured and communicated effectively with students from diverse backgrounds.
Initiated thought-provoking classroom discussions to help students develop their critical thinking abilities.
Conducted 20 academic counseling sessions each week.
01/2008 to 05/2011
Supplemental Instruction CoordinatorWindward Community College - Kaneohe, HI
Managed the day-to-day tactical and long-term strategic activities within the business.
Conducted cost, schedule, contract performance, variance and risk analysis.
Recruited and interviewed [Number] applicants per [Time period].
Directed personnel, training and labor relations activities.
Identified staff vacancies and recruited, interviewed and selected applicants.
Doctor of Education: EducationUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa - Honolulu, HI3.8 GPA
Master of Arts: Educational AdministrationUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa - Honolulu, HI3.8 GPA
Bachelor of Arts: Hawaiian StudiesUniversity of Hawaii at Manoa - Honolulu, HI3.8 GPA