Hardworking project manager emphasizing cost-effective process improvement and organizational efficiency using learned industry standards and business operations methodologies. Comprehensive background extends over ten years and encompasses both professional and field-work positions with various companies.
Business process improvement
Financial Statement Analysis
Technical/spatial analysis using AutoCAD, Adobe products, Google Earth, Sketchup, Kerkythea, and Trimble GPS systems.
Proficient in all Microsoft applications.
Cost estimating analysis
Forecasting and planning
Preparing reports and proposals
Advanced problem solving abilities
MBA : Master of Business Administration, May, 2015Spring Hill College － Mobile, AL3.74/4.0
Bachelor of Science : Business/Finance, December, 2006University of South Alabama － Mobile, ALBusiness/Finance 3.21/4.0
Landscape Construction August 2016 to December 2016Maple Crest Landscapes － Medina, MN
Performed commercial snow removal and assisted in billing by tracking and submitting materials and labor used during storm events.
Worked on various landscape construction projects that focus on hardscape projects; including block and boulder retaining walls and paver patios and walks.
Utilized technical calculations to assist foreman in material estimating as well as project scheduling and trouble-shooting problems as they present themselves.
Planner/Special Projects Manager September 2011 to June 2016Spring Hill College － Mobile, AL
Managed special projects for the college through design, project management, cost estimation, project scheduling, and material procuring, and closeout phases.
Worked with contractors, architects, engineers, vendors, and other professionals to manage capital improvement projects and ensure timely project completion.
Established a set of architectural and maintenance standards that provided the college with a sense of direction in the near and long-term.
Worked on several committees responsible involved in the college's long-term strategic plan.
I provided budgetary cost-estimations for in-house projects.
Established a working campus base map utilizing Trimble GPS systems and AutoCAD to provide measurements and geospatial locations to other managers in Operations.
Prepared reports and proposals with design and cost data for projects.
Set up pre-project meetings with other departments to coordinate the team and responsibilities in the most efficient way.
Worked to establish new accounts and improve existing accounts to for cost efficiency with materials and services provided by vendors.
Created archiving and digital library system for project documentation and data sharing both internally and to external professionals.
Tracked, analyzed and interpreted trends in utility data.
CADD Intern June 2011 to September 2011Augusta National Golf Club － Augusta, GA
Assisted the senior direct and project manager by preparing technical documents for project meetings.
Prepared conceptual drawings and 3D models senior management using design software applications such as AutoCAD, Adobe products, Sketchup, and Kerkythea.
Used the Trimble GPS systems with AutoCAD to map and export critical locations and utilities on the property.
Archived construction documents and plans for internal use with current and long-term master planning projects.
Golf Course Maintenance Technician May 2009 to May 2011Elm Lake Golf Course － Columbus, MS
Utilized horticultural practices to maintain high quality turf areas.
Assisted the superintendent with fertilizing, pesticide, and herbicide applications.
Performed best management practices for turfgrass by topdressing, verti-cutting, and rolling greens.
Installed drainage and repaired irrigation systems.
Operated heavy equipment to expedite project completion.
Financial Sales Representative May 2007 to August 2008BBVA Compass Bancshares － Mobile, AL
Generated sales revenue through lending, investment referrals, depository accounts, and debt consolidation services, as well as making sales calls.
Assisted underwriters with the preparation and completion of various loan documents.
Walked clients through the loan closing documentation process and the particulars of their financial product.
Tutored new FSRs through the preparation and closing of loan documents and other financial products/sales.
Assistant October 2004 to May 2007Modern Pools/Classic Swingsets － Mobile, AL
Serviced clients residential pools and provided repairs as needed.
Manufactured custom swing set orders and trained new staff on construction methods.
Warehouse Associate/Runner May 2002 to October 2004Data Management － Mobile, AL
Logged data files and media into a warehouse location and exported data into a software program for recording.
Pulled data files/media upon request and delivered to local businesses.
Administrative Assistant May 2001 to May 2002Carrio Aviation, Inc － Mobile, AL
Performed administrative tasks such as filing, faxing, and emailing insurance documents.
Assistant Manager/Sales Representative August 2000 to May 2001Vector Marketing Corporation － Mobile, AL
Assisted with sales meetings and sales training workshops for new staff.
Processed sales orders for payments and shipments to customers, as well as commissions to sales reps.
Established client relationships through warm calls and sales appointments.
Technical calculations/analysis using Adobe products, AutoCAD, Google Earth, Trimble gps receivers