confident in my ability to provide a great service to your organization based
on my various administrative experiences. Energetic, results-oriented, team-player, and eagerness to bring strong administrative skills to a growing organization have allowed me to perform duties and responsibilities that have led to creating and establishing a learning environment benefit student achievement.
Employee training and development
Effective Communication skills
Established partnership for 2013-2014 Boys' & Girls' Club for off campus project-based learning opportunity
Received Community Education Award from Greater Community C.O.G.I.C Benton Harbor, MI
Community Involvement Visions of Wisdom: Steps Forward Academic Tutoring 2009, 2011-Current Program
Coordinator Volunteer Tutor Supervised curriculum/ program development for at risk students Leaders of Tomorrow (LOT) 2007-2008 Tutor.
Middle School Science TeacherJul 2007 to Jun 2012 Benton Harbor Area Schools － Benton Harbor, MI
Elementary Education Teacher: Certified K-8 self-contained all subjects; 6-8 science endorsement Employed inquiry based learning and cooperative learning techniques to encourage student learning and build community within the classroom.
Met with parents to resolve conflicting educational priorities and issues.
Developed interesting course plans to meet academic, intellectual and social needs of students.
Designed lesson plans focused on age and level-appropriate material.
Developed and implemented interesting and interactive learning mediums to increase student understanding of course materials.
Routinely met with students' parents regarding in-class issues and learning interruptions to discuss solutions.
Modified the general education curriculum for special-needs students based upon a variety of instructional techniques and technologies in science.
Earth Science (High School Content) grade 8 successfully for 5 years.
Mentor/Tutor CoordinatorMay 2012 to Jan 2014 Benton Harbor Area Schools － Benton Harbor, MIMentor/Tutor Coordinator responsibilities are serving as liaison between home, school, and community; developing and implementing the mentoring/tutoring initiative across grades 1-8 district wide; provide support to mentors, mentees, parents, and staff as needed; and coordinating and ensuring effective implementation of program/initiative; contribute to all program evaluation efforts, surveys, data gathering, data analysis, etc..; communicate with various media outlets to share our stories/successes and to assist in recruiting volunteers; coordinate mentoring/tutoring logistics...etc.
New Tech DirectorJan 2014 to Jun 2015 Benton Harbor Area Schools － Benton Harbor, MIOverall Responsibilities for the leadership of the high school and managing an accountability system consistent with the district's philosophies, policies, and procedures and the supervision of staff and educational outcomes of students in grades 9 through 12. Implement a school instructional model which focuses on high student achievement, building a positive school climate that supports the whole student, and leverage research and data to drive instructional practice. Develop and deliver professional development, develop teacher leaders and build capacity of staff. Administer a fair and equitable discipline program in line with the district's Code of Conduct and appropriate developmental considerations for secondary students. Build positive relationships with students, parents, and staff and provide general supervision of students. Develop partnerships with local businesses, educational institutions, and community groups that support the school's learning outcomes.
Education and Training
Master of Arts, Ed. Leadership K12 School Principal2012Western Michigan University － Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Bachelors of Science2007Western Michigan University － Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
Michigan Elementary Education- K-8 all subject/self contained; 6-8 science qualified1998Lake Michigan Community College
Associate of Liberal Arts, Liberal ArtsBenton Harbor － Michigan, United StatesLiberal Arts
1996Benton Harbor High School
Diploma, General StudiesBenton Harbor － Michigan, United StatesGeneral Studies
University of Michigan － Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States
Michigan Professional Education Certificate PF0000000825035
Michigan School Administrator Certificate SA0000000790316
St. Joseph-Benton Harbor Rotary Club, 2015
Pastor's Aid Martin Temple C.O.G.I.C., 2009-current
Golden Key International Honors Society 2007-Current
New Tech Directors Cohort
Active Learning; Creative Problem Solving; Microsoft Excel, Power Point, Word, Publisher; Effective Communication; Building positive Relationships
Master of Arts , Ed. Leadership K12 School Principal 2012 Bachelors of Science 2007 Michigan Elementary Education- K-8 all subject/self contained; 6-8 science qualified 1998 Associate of Liberal Arts , Liberal Arts 1996 Diploma , General Studies
Create a job alert for [job role title] at [location].