Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Exceptionally focused and dedicated, proven through successfully balancing a full-time class schedule with a full-time work schedule as a Graduate Assistant for Grand Valley State University's (GVSU) Fitness & Wellness Department. An eager, quick learner who accepts any level of challenge to help the organization and team to be as efficient and successful as possible.

Work History
Graduate Assistant, 08/2019 to Current
Jefferson HealthPhiladelphia, PA,
  • Supervision of Fitness and Wellness Training Services: Wellness Coaching, Personal Training, Small Group Training, and UFit program.
  • Personnel management: Assist in recruitment, screening, hiring, training, evaluation, and supervision of 32 student staff, including internship and fieldwork students and contracted staff.
  • Supported continuing education and professional development opportunities such as student staff in-services, workshops, local professional site visits, conference opportunities, review of articles and research, and remote or hybrid learning opportunities for students.
  • Gathered, reviewed, and summarized literature from scientific journals such as SciFinder and PubMed and produced graphs and other scientific calculations using MS Excel.
  • Created lesson materials, visuals, and digital presentations to supplement lesson plans.
  • Supported efforts for adaptive and inclusive recreation and wellness programs, including over 20 individual trainings for Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, both in-person and virtually over the last 2 years.
  • Assisted with a variety of special events, such as GVSU's "Exercise Is Medicine," and programs within Recreation & Wellness including the new Wellness Coaching Program.
  • Administrative duties included: data collection and reporting, implementation of policies and procedures, assistance with marketing, promotional, and incentive programs.
  • Trained staff on basic audio and visual equipment to support fitness and wellness programs and services both virtually and in-person.
  • Maintained both wellness and fitness programs and services throughout the initial months of the COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Utilized new scheduling and program delivery software quickly to improve accessibility for all populations at GVSU both virtually and in-person.
Men’s Assistant Coach, 08/2018 to Current
Grand Valley State UniversityCity, STATE,
  • Assisted running practice, adjusting drills based on current needs, and evaluate players’ abilities and skill.
  • Coached directly with the defensive and face-off units during practice time to provide more detailed instruction in position breakdowns.
  • Designed and instructed the team’s strength training program throughout the season and during their off season.
  • Implemented exercise programs and training strategies to bolster individual and team performance.
  • Conferred with assistant coaches to determine weaknesses in current team roster and develop recruitment plans.
Supervisor and Exercise Technician, 08/2017 to 08/2019
Grand Valley State UniversityCity, STATE,
  • Conducted intake interviews to assess client goals, understand current their lifestyle, and build rapport.
  • Performed fitness assessments evaluating body composition, cardiorespiratory fitness, pulmonary function, muscular strength and endurance, and flexibility.
  • Developed safe and effective cardio and strength training programs for each client based on their current level of fitness, ability, and future goals.
  • Completed multiple follow up meetings to assess individuals’ progress, alter their program as needed, and continue building rapport.
  • Assisted in training, preparing, and testing new student-interns for the upcoming semester as exercise technicians.
Master of Science: Public Health: Epidemiology, Expected in 08/2021
Grand Valley State University - Allendale, MI,
Bachelor of Science: Exercise Science, Expected in 12/2017
Grand Valley State University - Allendale, MI
  • Statistics background
  • Data collection, management, and analysis
  • Primary analytical skills in SAS and SPSS
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office programs, Outlook and Google based work calendars, and remote work software, such as Slack
  • Disease trend knowledge and surveillance
  • Presenting for public education
  • Research design and implementation
  • Program creation

Awarded Employee of the Year for my department during my supervisory role as a Graduate Assistant.

Improved and streamlined current Fitness & Wellness services during the initial impact of COVID-19 to increase accessibility for all populations at GVSU both in-person and virtually.

Assisted with the development of a new service with other Graduate Students to successfully create the GVSU Wellness Coaching Program.

Successfully conducted research in a previously unexplored area of the impacts of COVID-19 on student, faculty, and staff long-term mental health outcomes.

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