Highly effective management professional emphasizing innovation and creativity in solving complex problems. Energetic and results-focused with success in developing and leading diverse teams to achieve outstanding results.
Masters of Public Administration: Public Sector Management CurrentValdosta State University-
Current 3.3 GPA
Concentration in Business Management and Human Resources
Advanced training in Microsoft Word and Excel
Coursework in Operations Management
Coursework in Public Administration
Coursework in Planning Research Methods
Principles of Operations Management training
Business and Public Law coursework
Strategy and Problems in Management course
Bachelor of Arts: Criminal JusticeMay 2014Valdosta State University-
Minor in Women and Gender Studies
Student government representative
Recipient of HOPE Scholarship
Strategy and Problems in Management seminar
Coursework in Criminology and Criminal Justice
Social Justice coursework
Graduate Assistant of Facilities08/2014 to Current Valdosta State University Housing and Residence Life – Valdosta, GA
Under supervision of the Residential Facilities Coordinator Assists in supervision of the Student Facilities Assistants.
Assist with implementation of electronic inventory/inspection procedures.
Assist with initiating minor improvement projects in residential facilities Trains and instructs Student Facility Assistants.
Participates and assists with fall and spring training workshops.
Supervised a team of 4 Student Assistants, who managed the 3 main areas of campus.
Directed the work of 3 independent contractors.
Established project control procedures such as project forecasts and cash flow projections.
Established and maintained 2 vendor partnerships.
Residence Hall Director-Hopper and Converse Halls05/2015 to 08/2015 Valdosta State University Housing and Residence Life – Valdosta, GA
Supervise six Resident Assistants and four Front Desk Workers.
Manage the daily operations and scheduling of an information and security service desk.
Participate in the on-call duty rotation for a 9 building area of 3,000 residential students.
Facilitate and assist with educational programs for student staff trainings and resident assistant course.
Process and conduct in-hall disciplinary meetings with residents.
Participate in departmental search committees for graduate and professional staff positions.
Manage and track hall budgets of $5,000 for community and programming development.
Completed 10 performance reviews each quarter, offering praise and recommendations for improvement.
Established operational objectives and work plans and delegated assignments to subordinate managers.
Internship 01/2014 to 05/2014 Department of Juvenile Justice – Valdosta, GA
Reviewing incoming and drafting responses to citizen mail.
Monitoring and reporting on Congressional hearings, bill mark-ups, news briefings, or other events of interest to DJJ.
Performing legislative and other research.
Assisting in preparing briefing books and special reports.Assisting in analyzing pending legislation.
Assisting in Congressional notification of grants or other routine administrative duties as needed.
Student Facilities Assistant09/2011 to 05/2014 Valdosta State University Housing and Residence Life – Valdosta, GA
Maintain all residence halls for cleanliness/condition of the areas within Housing & Residence Life.
Provides basic information to parents, students, and university colleagues regarding housing.
Assist with furniture and equipment moves as needed.
Report and investigate minor facilities issues as needed.
Participates and assists with fall
and spring training workshops.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Microsoft Office, Maxient Conduct Software, Banner Web Student Information System, and Persona Software.
Highly analytical talents include identifying, scrutinizing, improving, and streamlining complex work processes.