Bubbly and creative problem-solver who focuses on teamwork, communication, and resourcefulness to set and achieve goals that enhance the work environment and lead to self-improvement. Effective self-reflector with ability to work reliably and efficiently, both alone and with others.
Strong organizational skills
Active listening skills
Seasoned in conflict resolution
Sharp problem solver
Adaptive team player
Customer service expert
Top sales performer
Energetic work attitude
to Current AmeriCorps NCCC – Denver,
Completing external and internal painting projects in a low-income housing development, doing various construction tasks (such as hanging insulation, sanding interior walls, staining cabinets, etc.), removing an invasive tree species at an overnight campsite for children, teaching lessons about insects and other natural topics to children aged 6-12, filling food and household item requests as well as sorting clothing donations at a food and clothing bank, recruiting high school and college-aged people for the AmeriCorps program, compiling and editing a detailed portfolio for each project round, sorting and shipping medical supplies to countries in need, and teaching other team members about service learning.
to 09/2012 Champps Restaurant – Skokie,
Responsibilities included: Greeting customers and making them feel welcomed and comfortable, developing a thorough knowledge of the menu and the choices offered, communicating with supervisors and coworkers, operating the computer (to place orders and run credit cards), multitasking to ensure customer and coworker satisfaction, and responsibly handling paper money.
Related skills gleaned from this experience include the ability to think on my feet, enhancing an excellent organizational eye, a greater attention to detail and time management, the ability to work efficiently without direct supervision, excelling at achieving set goals, and maintaining a cheerful demeanor under stressful circumstances.
Bachelor of Science: Early Childhood Education2012University of Illinois-
3.7/4.0, Overall GPA: 3.3/4.
High School Diploma: 2008New Trier High School-
Congressional Award, Denver,
2013, for showing “initiative, service and achievement.” To obtain this award I
set and met goals in four areas: Voluntary public service, physical fitness,
personal development, and exploration.
President's Volunteer Service
Award, Denver, Colorado
2013, for completing 1700 hours of volunteer service in a 12-month period.