Project administrative professional offering excellent communication and computer skills. Meets deadlines and works with a high level of multicultural awareness and adaptability.
Excellent analytical and methodical skills
Knowledge of high end
Government and Non for Profit development programs and projects
Demonstrated research and development work experience in West Africa, Ghana
High-level oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of power distribution and transmission systems
Proven success in
teams and individual projects
Excellent work ethics, ability to travel
Field tech, 08/2014
to 10/2014 LSI / Utilimap Asset Management – Kansas City,
Utility asset management and work area locating duties for surveys, QA's and inspections.
Extensive travel to rural and diverse neighborhoods, under all weather and terrain to complete utility projects as required.
Work with engineers on field projects to physically locate and inspect utility poles, fiber cables and transformer to meet regulations and compliances.
Uses hand held devices (i.e. GPS, Laser, Compass, Digital Cam etc.) for data collection, tracking and evaluations.
ENERGY EFFICIENCY and UTILITY PROGRAM ADMINISTRATOR, 06/2012
to 04/2014 Metropolitan Energy Center – Kansas City,
Served as a program administrator for MEC a 30 year city founded ( NGO/Non profit organization), Working on multimillion dollars government and private companies funded Energy, water, transportation and economic development projects in the Kansas city area.(KCPL, Energy Star, DOE, EPA, EWKC).
Part of a team that coordinated and successfully implemented a $20 million economic development project (the Green Impact Zone and Project living Proof) in one of the worst part of Kansas city urban core, improving areas like street lights, energy efficient homes, access to clean energy, property renovation and overall clean environment, attractive to investors.
As technical advisor, Effectively communicate complex and non-complex technical issues to staff and senior management, and work closely with government officials and stake holders for reporting procedures, recommendations and utility reforms.
Work closely with the program manager to track progress, resolve technical issues and program modification, that doubled participation, increased project volume from $1 - $3million per year, as well as exceeding the federal targeted energy saving average from 15% to 21%
Assist in community outreach and training of over 100 professionals, general contractors and individuals in targeted low income neighborhoods, for energy conservation measures and to create jobs and economic opportunities in the community.
Performs environmental assessments and quality control inspections to meet city codes and regulation and to grade contractors. Using complex energy and Microsoft software programs.
Supervise and maintain solid relationships with, homeowners, auditors, contractors, and vendors participating in energy program.
Managed the development, design and construction of energy conservation projects to ensure acceptability of budgets and time lines, conformance to federal and state laws or adherence to approved specifications.
Ensured accomplishment of team goals through effective design, development and implementation, manage federal loan funds and process millions of grants and rebate application.
CARE PROVIDER, 03/2005
to 12/2012 Option Services – Olathe,
Execute several duties necessary to provide comprehensive care of clients within proven standards, policies and procedures, as well as entering all daily activities in log book.
Assist low income families and developmentally challenged individuals transition into and interact within their new communities.
Plan daily activities for clients with developmental disabilities towards a goal and to improve physical and mental health.
Provides other diversified duties including, but not limited to, medication administration, personal hygiene, (First aid & CPR, Level 1 Med-Aide, Abuse and Neglect, PBS,)
Performed physical duties such as standing, bending, lifting and sitting for long periods as needed.
FIELD SUPERVISOR, 01/1997
Research international, Accra, Ghana, Johannesburg, SA Train and prepare field staff, equipment, materials and transportation for community and rural project administration.
Build lasting relationships with city and rural community officials and chiefs to address and discuss research and project purpose and to find lasting solution for it implementation.
Travel extensively to successfully complete project (field research, interview, relationship building, community outreach and education) in selected villages, and town by regulation.
Recruit and manage crews for various rural assignments.
In 93/94 while servicing as a national service personnel for the Government of Ghana, in the Volta Region, I worked as a camp aid at the refuge camp on the Ghana /Togo border.
There I learnt and gained some special experiences in community care and development.
And a genuine propensity to serve and assist the underprivileged.
BA/S: B A/S Liberal Art/ Geo-Science ,
2014 University of Kansas City Missouri - 5100 Rockhill Kansas city,
1 2008 Johnson County Community College - Overland Park,
Ass Geo- science, GIS,
cables, CPR, clients, data collection, data management, First aid, Government, GPS, Laser, materials, mental health, Microsoft software, personnel, policies, profit, progress, QA, quality control, relationship building, Research, transportation