Bachelor of Science: Clinical Exercise Science, 2014 Grand Valley State University - Allendale, MI GPA: GPA: 3.5 Dean's list.Pre-Medical Emphasis Relevant Coursework: Kinesiology, Exercise Testing and Prescription, Sociology of Exercise, Exercise for Special Populations, Athletic Training, Professionalism in Exercise Science
Level-headed exercise and health professional who remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Great team player who is always willing to learn and listen.
Laboratory Service Representative , 08/2013 to Current Spectrum Health – Grand Rapids, MI
Collect blood specimens from patients as
ordered by the physician, PA, and nurses according to hospital policy.
Collaborate with the emergency room team
to collect orders from triage patients, priorities, strokes, and traumas in accordance with hospital procedures.
Trained to work with Pediatric patients in a patient, understanding, and effective manner.
Dispatch orders from central phlebotomy
office, print patient labels, assign other phlebotomists to hospital floors,
field lab phlebotomy phone calls, accept and transport specimens (tissue, specimens, CSF, etc).
Communicate with central lab, pathologists, medical technologists, and laboratory assistants with regard to completion of tests.
Sales Associate, 07/2012 to 01/2014 GNC – Holland, MI
Worked as sales associate helping customers select products for their specific health needs.
Maintained company regulated standards of the current promotional sale events by creating new signage, printing new price tags, building sale holders, and placing new products in the proper place.
Placed in the top 20 associates for overall performance in the region for 2 months.
Ensured customer satisfaction by building a program based around their dietary needs.
Educated customers on exercise implementations that combined with their health product consumption for best possible results.
Intern, 01/2014 to 05/2014 Grand Valley State University Human Resources -
Conducted meetings to raise awareness
about corporate wellness (diets, nutrition, exercise, heart health) with
departments throughout the University.
Created and led workout programs such as
circuits, weights, cardiovascular, and biking exercise for faculty clients.
Conducted baseline testing (blood pressures, heart rates, hip-waist ratio's) and post class measurements to evaluate strength of the client's program.
Provided clients with informative packets, notes, instructions, and videos for "take home exercises" in order to ensure program completeness.
Created newsletters, marketing websites,
and referred articles to clients. Organized events around GVSU such as bike to
work week and healthy living.
Intern - 08/2013 to 12/2013 Randall St. Medical - Coopersville, MI
Work with the P.A.
and physician of the family practice to ensure exceptional patient care.
Conduct research on pharmacology,
procedures, and diagnosis of patients as provided by the physician and
Assist with charting, labs, x-rays,
EKG's, and patient care as directed by the overseeing supervisor.
Volunteer, 02/2013 to 07/2014 Butterworth Spectrum Emergency Department - Grand
Rapids, MI Provided the visitors of a patient guest
passes and escorted them to the patient's room.
Provided patient care as far as
transportation, wheel chairs, cleaning, equipment assistance, providing warm
blankets, and answering any questions they might have.
Assisted RNs and Nurse Technicians with
assembling paper work, running printers properly, maintaining chart order, and
any other duties they assigned.
Volunteer, 12/2013 to 01/2013 Northern Physical
Therapy - Coopersville, MI Assisted physical therapist with patient
exercises, routines, stretching, and general program.
Performed specific exercises with the
patient including: knee flexion, shoulder rotation, calf stretches, resistance
exercises, cable band training, and gait training. Instructed patient on further exercises,
provided exercise sheets, and worked socially with the patient to make further
progress in their program.
Assisted with general set up, cleaning,
and maintenance of the equipment used in the patient specific program.
Strong personal communication skills, effective exercise training consultant, adept at prioritizing/managing deadlines, creative marketing/information developer, updated on current research implementations in the field, effective at breaking down barriers/creating solvable goals, CPR certification, empathetic care, excellent problem solver