Talented early education professional with diverse experience in planning and implementing various activities for promoting physical, social, emotional and intellectual growth of children.
01/2017 to 05/2016
OLD CHICAGO － COLUMBIA, SC
Assign patrons to tables suitable for their needs and according to rotation so that servers
receive an appropriate number of seatings.
Speak with patrons to ensure satisfaction with food and service, to respond to complaints,
or to make conversation.
Answer telephone calls and respond to inquiries or transfer calls.
Maintain contact with kitchen staff, management, serving staff, and customers to ensure
that dining details are handled properly and customers' concerns are addressed.
Inspect dining and serving areas to ensure cleanliness and proper setup.
Inform patrons of establishment specialties and features.
Receive and record patrons' dining reservations.
Inspect restrooms for cleanliness and availability of supplies and clean restrooms when
Take and prepare to-go orders.
Operate cash registers to accept payments for food and beverages.
Order or requisition supplies and equipment for tables and serving stations.
Assist with preparing and serving food and beverages.
Plan parties or other special events and Text
Perform marketing and advertising services.
08/2015 to 12/2016
Office AssistantSOUTH AREA HOUSING OFFICE － COLUMBIA, SC
Operate office machines, such as photocopiers and scanners, facsimile machines, voice
mail systems, and personal computers.
Answer telephones, direct calls, and take messages.
Maintain and update filing, inventory, mailing, and database systems, either manually or
using a computer.
Communicate with students, employees, and other professional staff members to answer
questions, disseminate or explain information, take orders, and address complaints.
Open, sort, and route incoming mail, answer correspondence, and prepare outgoing mail.
Compute, record, and proofread data and other information, such as records or reports.
Complete work schedules, manage calendars, and arrange appointments.
Review files, records, and other documents to obtain information to respond to requests.
Deliver messages and run errands.
Troubleshoot problems involving office equipment, such as computer hardware and
Train other staff members to perform work activities, such as using computer applications.
Prepare meeting agendas, attend meetings, and record and transcribe minutes.
Manage and handle room keys for all students living in the South Area Community.
Attend community builder workshops and training with professional housing staff.
08/2014 to Current
Resident MentorUNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA-HOUSING － COLUMBIA, SC
Mentor first year and upperclass students to help them understand and overcome personal,
social, or behavioral problems affecting their educational or vocational situations.
Maintain accurate and complete student records as required by laws, district policies, and
Provide crisis intervention to students when difficult situations occur at schools.
Counsel students regarding educational issues, such as course and program selection,
class scheduling and registration, school adjustment, truancy, study habits, and career
Provide leadership and implement programs for the Gamecock Gateway and Major and
Career Exploration Living Learning Communities.
Assist with the development and implementation of a Community Education Plan that
enhances student experiences through co-curricular engagement focused on the residential
curriculum's learning outcomes.
Responded immediately to all health and safety emergencies and referred concerns to
appropriate offices and emergency response personnel.
Maintained professional working relationships and serve as a role model and resource to
staff in a variety of capacitiesincluding mediation, problem solving, and confrontation.
10/2011 to 08/2014
Cashier/ Jewelry ConsultantKMART － WEST COLUMBIA, SC
Answer customers' questions, and provide information on procedures or policies.
Process merchandise returns and exchanges.
Maintain clean and orderly checkout areas and complete other general cleaning duties.
Stock shelves, and mark prices on shelves and items.
Count money in cash drawers at the beginning of shifts to ensure that amounts are correct
and that there is adequate change.
Monitor checkout stations to ensure that they have adequate cash available and that they
are staffed appropriately.
Assist with duties in other areas of the store, such as monitoring fitting rooms and assisting
other departments such as Electronics.
Supervise others and provide on-the-job training.
Bag, box, wrap, or gift-wrap merchandise, and prepare packages for shipment.
Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
Clean and display jewelry merchandise.
Repair minor jewelry damages (watch bands, tangled necklaces, etc.).
AIRPORT HIGH SCHOOL － COLUMBIA, SC
Bachelor of ScienceUNIVERSITY OF SOUTH CAROLINA － COLUMBIA, SCCommunity Involvement
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated- Member
Annual Cynthia Purvis Fashion Show Chairman- 2015-2016
Educational Enrichment Committee-