Self-directed Community Organizer and innovative thinker with a knack for developing creative solutions to complex problems. Seeking a position with the opportunity for new challenges and professional development and advancement. Flexible in my scheduling and my assignments. Fast learner that obtains new skills as necessary. Highly motivated and passionate Community Organizer who embraces handling and resolving challenging issues. Personally invested and dedicated to community.
Excellent Interpersonal Skills
Sharp Problem Solver
Community Work Experience
Public Speaking Skills
Program Planning Experience
December 2015-June 2016Community Organizer | Southern Coalition For Social Justice | 1415 West Highway 54, Suite 101 Durham, NC 27707
Gathered and analyzed cultural, educational, social and demographic data about the community to guide local program development.
Represented the city at community and professional organizational meetings.
Drafted press releases, catalogs, brochures and public service announcements to promote programs.
Developed innovative programs and activities based on analysis of community needs and interests.
Attended community service project-related professional conferences and meetings each month.
Publicized community services to maintain positive public relations with community members.
Served as liaison for city with professional, business and civic groups, community organizations and individuals.
Communicated with individuals of all ethnic and cultural backgrounds on a daily basis.
Facilitated Clean Slate Clinics; where we bring community members to a neutral location to expunge backgrounds.
Recruited community members for projects and activities.
June 2013-January 2015Cashier | Jimmy Johns | 701 9th St, Durham, NC 27705
General Maintenance Duties
2010High School Diploma: Southern High School, 800 Clayton Road Durham, NC, 27703
n/a: Political ScienceNorth Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University, 1601 E Market St, Greensboro, NC 27401