Strong eight year background successfully managing organizations to achieve business goals. Youthful and yet very mature; willing to learn and grow; passionate about achieving a challenging position that allows meaningful contributions to a business' success. Dynamic personality that inspires people to want to work for me. Persistent and driven. Excellent computer skills- Applications related to MS Office or the internet. Superb leadership, interpersonal, planning and communication abilities. Great people and sales skills. Talented at working with and through others harnessing their strengths, talents and motivation.
Enthusiastic yet professional demeanor
Exceptional interpersonal communication
ISS Coordinator, 01/2011
to Current Hickory City Schools – Hickory,
Develop, integrate and manage system wide behavioral development programs aimed at redirecting poor behavior in troubled adolescents.
Educate Administrators, teachers, staff and parents/guardians in proper techniques on communication, continuity and positive reinforcement.
Facilitated academic improvement in 90% of the students where grades were an issue.
85% of the students with behavior issues have taken positive steps to becoming better students and better children at home.
Residential Counselor, Team Lead, 01/2008
to Current Agape Services – Hickory,
Proactively reach out to families, while honoring and maintaining the children's trust.
Quickly respond to crisis situations when severe mental health and behavioral issues arise.
Teach anger management techniques, relaxation skills, impulse control, social skills, emotional coping skills and functional living skills.
Detention Officer, 01/2007
to 01/2011 Catawba County Sheriff's Dept – Newton,
Designed a facility patrol team to serve as a general security presence and visible deterrent to crime and rule infractions.
Served as lead security for entire facility monitoring security cameras, fire, building and alarm systems.
Performed investigative checks routinely and randomly.
Processed detainees on arrival by collecting personal effects, demographic data, administrative duties, report writing and policy/procedure manual reviews.
Executive Marketing Specialist, Co-Owner, 01/2005
to Current Pro Line Building and Maintenance Service – Hickory,
Bolster new business development through strategic alliances with business development managers; identify prospects, aggressively attract entrepreneurs and conversion prospects.
Prepare strategic and business plan communications for presentations to industry and financial analysts, suppliers, partners, and employees.
Control overall company image across all marketing collateral in print and electronic formats, including online.
Bachelor of Arts: Business Adminstration, Marketing,
2005 Winston-Salem State University - Winston-Salem,