Instructional Intervention SpecialistJan 2016 to Current University of Texas Health Science Center － Houston, TX
Gathers information about the educational needs of each patient
Provides appropriate educational services for each patient.
Advocating for appropriate services in the intensive outpatient program and the patients'
Facilitates patients' transition into educational placements in preparation for
Providing ongoing education support to patients and families.
Maintains an appropriate learning environment for all patients.
Ensure patient access to appropriate teaching materials and supplies, maintains a
classroom environment that is conducive to learning.
Maintains appropriate documentation of assessment, patient progress, and discharge
planning in regard to educational needs.
Participates in regular inter-disciplinary team meetings to discuss patient progress
Performs other duties as assigned.
Adjunct InstructorJan 2016 to Current Houston Community College － Houston, TX
Develop and use a syllabus for each course or laboratory within college, discipline, and
departmental guidelines and submit one copy to the department chair.
Plan, develop, and use a variety of teaching methods and materials that assist students
in meeting course objectives and which are appropriate for students with differing
educational and experiential backgrounds and learning styles.
Evaluate students to measure their progress toward achievement of stated course
objectives and inform them of their progress in the course in a timely manner.
Keep accurate student records and submit related reports and forms within requested
Teach courses at a variety of times and locations in response to institutional needs.
Demonstrate competence and interest in the use of technology in the classroom and
willingness to explore new instructional methodologies.
Coursework 1020 Job Readiness, 107 Computer & Internet Basics.
Online Associate FacultyJan 2016 to Current Ashford University － San Diego, CA
Emphasize a student-centered learning environment through active engagement.
Collaborate within the University community to ensure a positive overall experience for
Provide holistic support to student success by implementing university-approved
Foster professional growth as it relates to successful teaching for the Ashford student
Submit academic documents to the University Registrar and maintain accurate student
Adhere to all faculty requirements such as facilitating and engaging in classroom
discussion boards, grading assignments and responding to student inquiries in a timely
Interim Assistant DeanJan 2013 to Jan 2015 Texas Southern University － Houston, TX
Actively serve as an Interim Assistant Dean of Student Services for Thomas F.
Oversee student government activities advising the Student Senate and conducting
Coordinate the supervision of college and student-sponsored activities as well as the
preparation and review of materials representing Student Services aspects of the College
catalog and other publications.
Utilize expertise in administering the Student Code of Conduct, due to process, and
Experience in adjudicating all student appeals and grievances within areas assigned of
Represent the school to the community as abided by student code of conduct and academic
Mentor students and counsel students regarding career selection based on ability,
interests, and skills.
Patient with a strong desire to help students achieve goals as well as providing support
to programs that facilitate a positive and empathic climate for learning and an orderly
and purposeful environment.
Document student hardships on internships or obstacles to academic success, and make
appropriate referrals for services: financial aid, counseling, advising, academic
services, and other support programs.
Internship CoordinatorJan 2013 to Jan 2015 Coursework Texas Southern University School of Communication － Houston, TX
Coordinate with faculty and local businesses to effectively develop and support
Work collaboratively with Student Services Department, including Counseling and Career
Planning and Placement to place and support student interns.
Counsel and prepare students
for intern placements.
Track student progress by meeting with students and sponsoring businesses to assess
Utilize strong computer technology skills to create and present analyzed internship
program information that is fact-based.
Use data analysis skills to gain and understanding
of internship program trends.
Analyze academic data to evaluate student progress to develop new objectives as well as
Set new educational standards and goals; develop/establish policies and procedures to
Lead in development of program curriculum, using learning principles and leveraging best
Provide organizational leadership to ensure student achievement with a focus on
internship design, instruction, performance, and evaluation via the development and
implementation of strategic plan.
Coursework – 330 Professional Development and Ethics, 430 Internship.
Assistant DirectorJan 2011 to Jan 2013 Texas Southern University － Houston, TX
Corresponded with school counselors and students to promote Summer Academy and recruit
Responded to all inquiries from parents, students, and school administrators regarding
the summer academy.
Assisted prospective students to complete applications for the summer
Provided opportunities and invited prior students to share experiences with prospective
and current students.
Consistently helped in the advisement and special activities for
Summer Academy students.
Prepared detailed schedules for the program and maintained relationships with summer
Consistently developed and implemented age and developmentally appropriate curriculum for
Coursework – 100 Freshman Seminar.
Online Adjunct InstructorJan 2011 to Jan 2013 Concordia University － Portland, OR
Implement course structure as designed; deliver content of each course assigned, teaching
Provide timely and constructive feedback to students on a daily basis while setting a
positive tone, keeping communication flowing and modeling the discussant behavior expected
from each student.
Assess student work products and assign appropriate grades, including final grade, in a
Demonstrate a commitment to retaining students through to completion of the program by
providing support, guidance, and assistance to students throughout the course.
guidance in the use of technology needed for successful course completion.
technical assistance for students as needed.
Develop curriculum program and class content using any number of multimedia formats for
Highly qualified with outstanding communication and leadership skills to effectively
resolve problems and promote a positive learning environment.
Work closely with students
collaboratively as a team.
Coursework – 330 Foundations of Education, 520 Ethics in the Classroom.
Home Bound Special Education InstructorJan 2008 to Jan 2011 Fort Bend Independent School District － Sugar Land, TX
Responsible for implementing educational programs for students, who because of serious
illness, accidents, and other medical conditions are unable to attend regular school as
per physician request.
Consulted and collaborated with school counselors, doctor's offices, school nurses,
parents, and teachers of homebound students regarding eligibility and return to school
Contacted parent in regards to date and time of services to be started.
Received books, assignments, and other teaching materials from the guidance counselor.
Responsible for instruction in the home and assisting the student where needed for
completion of assignments.
Maintained accurate records and provide students and parents with feedback on completed
Kept school administration, counselor and teachers advised of student medical progress
and also date of returning to school.
Coursework- EC- 12th All Subjects.
Campus Director &
Health/Physical Education CoordinatorJan 2005 to Jan 2008 NFL Youth Education Yet Boys & Girls Club － Houston, TX
Planned, developed, directed, and supervised day-to-day operation of student support and
retention components of the Youth Education Town programs, which included: student
outreach/recruitment, orientation/evaluation, counseling procedures, advising, retention,
and guiding instructional services.
Recruited, hired, oriented, trained, supervised, coordinated, and evaluated staff
(academic professionals, part-time faculty and student helpers) at multiple locations.
results-oriented student support staff.
Planned and implemented strategies for the Teen Health Education program to achieve
program goals, objectives, and enrollment targets.
Implemented Teen Dating Violence, Anti-
Drug, Teen Against Tobacco Use and Eat Right Eat Healthy programs.
Developed corrective action plans to meet program and contract objectives.
planned, and monitored public relations for program outreach.
Led coordination with media
Established, oversaw, and monitored all intake activities for new student recruitment and
Health/Physical Education TeacherJan 2000 to Jan 2005 Harris County Juvenile Justice Charter School System － Houston, TX
Developed, planned, and monitored effective public relations for program outreach and
coordinated with media relations department.
Provided assistance with confirmation and
clearing following the publication of A-level results.
Provided leadership on open days;
contributed to written publications.
Delivered presentations to groups of students and parents at evening events on such
issues as the benefits of going to university, choosing courses/universities, and tips for
completing college admission forms.
Organized activities for groups from schools, colleges, and careers services who visited
Managed student tutor programs placing students in local schools to work as voluntary
Supervised students assisting in promoting college, such as giving tours and delivering
Coordinated with media relations department.
Managed research-based curriculum and
Managed department budgets, and provided leadership in successfully implementing student
Influenced students and other teachers to improve classroom quality and increase student
Assisted employees with performance goal setting; established expectations and deadlines;
evaluated progress throughout the year, and provided strong and additional feedback and
coaching as needed.
Coursework – Health & Physical Education 6th -12th.
ManagerJan 1998 to Jan 2000 Harris County Juvenile Justice Charter School System － Houston, TX
Established school counseling program and developed activities and resources to implement
Provided counseling services to meet the developmental, preventive, and remedial needs of
Consulted with students, parents, teachers, and community personnel to meet the needs of
Closely coordinated all counseling services for students, and assisted with the
coordination and implementation of student services in the school.
Worked with teachers on
the Guidance Curriculum.
Assisted teachers with the educational placement of students by using appropriate
Met with students to provide advice on an individual and group basis about college-
Established/maintained student goals, objectives, and prioritized student needs based on
Implemented new counseling methodologies to improve student learning and evaluate student
Coordinated work with school administrators in preventive strategies for social and
Child Care WorkerJan 1992 to Jan 1998 Texas Medical Center YMCA － Houston, TX
Worked with the Child Care Center Director and other Child Care Teachers to develop age
appropriate activities for children.
Supervised 1 -- 28 children between the ages of 6 weeks to 14 years old.
Met and greeted all children and parents daily.
Assisted in creating a warm, nurturing, and inviting program atmosphere.
Built confidence and self-esteem of the children in the program.
Embraced and taught the YMCA values of Respect, Responsibility, Honesty and Caring.
DirectorDepartment of Aging and Disability Services － Richmond, TX
Education and Training 2015 – 2016
Oversee a department of more than 100 employees
Serve as an afterhours EDO (Executive Duty Officer) once every three months
Attend Friends and Family Meetings
Create training modules and curriculums to address findings identified during ICF/
Teach New Hire Orientation (monthly)
Work cooperatively with various disciplines harmoniously
Address Family Member concerns regarding Program Services
Evacuate with the facility in the event of emergency evacuation needs
Monitor and evaluate the work of QIDPs and QIDP Team
Serve as a Section Lead for Settlement Agreement (Justice Dept.)
Address concerns regarding Disability Rights Other duties as assigned include but are not
limited to actively participating and/or serving in a supporting role to meet the agency's
obligations for disaster response and/or recovery or Continuity of Operations (COOP)
Such participation may require an alternate shift pattern assignment and/or
Ed. D, Leadership and Educational AdministrationJones University － Centennial, COLeadership and Educational Administration
M.S, Health Education Childhood DevelopmentTexas Southern University － Houston, TXHealth Education Childhood Development
B.S, Health Care Administration Public AffairsTexas State Board of Education － Houston, TXHealth Care Administration Public Affairs
Principal Special Education
ESL Physical Education
Texas Juvenile Probation Commission
Juvenile Probation Officer
Blackboard PeopleSoft PowerPoint MS Office Suite Illustrator Dreamweaver
Banner Excel Publisher GoToMeeting Creative Suite Adobe
Coursework Texas Southern University School of Communication
Fort Bend Independent School District
NFL Youth Education Yet Boys & Girls Club
Harris County Juvenile Justice Charter School System
Texas Medical Center YMCA
Department of Aging and Disability Services
Texas Southern University
Texas State Board of Education
Job Titles Held:
Instructional Intervention Specialist
Online Associate Faculty
Interim Assistant Dean
Online Adjunct Instructor
Home Bound Special Education Instructor
Campus Director &
Health/Physical Education Coordinator
Health/Physical Education Teacher
Child Care Worker
Ed. D , Leadership and Educational Administration M.S , Health Education Childhood Development B.S , Health Care Administration Public Affairs Principal Special Education
ESL Physical Education
Texas Juvenile Probation Commission
Juvenile Probation Officer
Create a job alert for [job role title] at [location].