outreach specialist resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Create an award winning Early College Pathways Program at Sierra College through Articulation, Dual Enrollment and Enrichment Programs. Foster relationships with high school partners to create a robust learning environment for students interested in Sierra College and the programs available. Bridge enrollment processes and marketing to elevate program awareness and access for diverse student populations.

  • Educational Programs
  • Community Outreach
  • Budgeting
  • Onboarding Students
  • Problem Solving
  • Critical Thinking
  • Teamwork and Collaboration
  • Interpersonal Communication
  • Public Speaking
  • Academic research
Work History
Outreach Specialist, 10/2006 to Current
Sharp DecisionsUrbandale, IA,
  • Developed and design specialized programs to assist with recruitment, enrollment and success of diverse student populations, to include: College Connections, Student Ambassador Program, Campus Visit and Tour Program, Early Alert Program, and Advise 5 Program.
  • Created, organized and managed “award-winning” college-wide activities and events from genesis to completion; Falcon Steps to Success Events, Spotlight Nights, 10th Anniversary Event, Open Houses, Matriculation Events, Community Welcome Days, Orientations (online and on ground), Tours, Workshops, and Community Outreach.
  • Specialized in onboarding New Students, Dual Enrollment, Articulated and Concurrent enrollment students, from application to, orientation, placement to counseling - leading to successful registration of classes.
  • Presented program and service information at high school parent nights, college fairs, pre-enrollment workshops and campus events, Future Falcon Newsletters reaching out to nearly 15,000+ prospective students and families every year.
  • Engaged and co-coordinated information with Student Services and Student Success Programs to inform potential students about Admissions, Placement, Career and Transfer Services, Counseling, DSPS, EOPS/CARE/CalWORKs, Financial Aid, First Year Experience, Student Life, Summer Bridge and Veteran Services.
  • Executed strategic planning with LRCCD SSSP Communication and Online Orientation Workgroups. Assisted with development of district wide communication to new students, matriculation timelines, online orientation content, and district wide events.
  • Developed college wide marketing materials, including; Student Planners, Activity and Event Invitations, Advanced Education Promotions, Steps to Success (Pre-Enrollment) web page, High School Mailings, Program and Services Brochures, New Student Folders, Register Now Enrollment Campaigns and specialized marketing to diverse populations.
Student Personnel Assistant, 01/2003 to 10/2006
Folsom Lake College, El Dorado CenterCity, STATE,
  • Organized and facilitated presentations to high schools, businesses, and community organizations in El Dorado County.
  • Maintained yearly calendar of events and budget for outreach office.
  • Fostered strong relationships with local area high school administrators, faculty and staff to support growth of College.
  • Worked alongside Chamber of Commerce, businesses and community organizations to facilitate community events with college in an effort to recruit a diverse student body.
  • Co-developed Early Alert and Advise 5 programs.
  • Assisted with Assessments, Orientations, Community Welcome Days, Campus Festivals, Student Life events and activities on/off campus.
  • Managed marketing materials, enrollment campaigns, and college mailings to prospective students.
  • Supervised and regulated tutoring center with over 20 student help employees, serving hundreds of students every semester to aid in retention efforts.
Administrative Assistant-Clerk I, 07/2000 to 12/2002
Folsom Lake CollegeCity, STATE,
  • Assisted administrative office with clerical duties and assisted both full-time and part-time faculty members with day to day operations.
  • Created and managed enrollment database information, maintained records and files, organized contact information and calendars.
  • Assisted orienting new faculty to college campus by providing tours and campus related information to onboard employees to Folsom Lake College.
  • Special, Facilitated Public Information Office for nearly 2.5 years prior to full time position, responsible for: promotional materials; brochures, flyers and local advertising.
  • Created college newsletter, wrote press releases and acted as liaison between student writer and Mountain Democrat Editor.
  • Maintained public information office budget and supervised student help employees.
Master of Arts: Organization and Leadership, Expected in 2017 to University of San Francisco - San Francisco, CA,

Suma Cum Laude, GPA: 4.0 of 4.0

Bachelor of Arts: Organizational Communications, Business Administration, Expected in 2002 to California State University - Sacramento, CA,

Cum Laude, GPA: 3.53 of 4.0

Associate of Arts: General, Business Administration, Expected in 2000 to Cosumnes River College – El Dorado Center - Placerville, CA,

Suma Cum Laude, GPA: 3.64 of 4.0

Phi Delta Kappa – Membership Chair to the Board of Directors University of San Francisco, School of Education – Graduate Student Association Member California Student Opportunities and Access Program Participant (CalSOAP) Sacramento Region Higher Education Coalition Member (SRHEC)
Additional Information
  • AWARDS: , Falcon’s Steps to Success Event FLC Access and Student Success Award 2015 College Connections LRCCD Program Development Award 2014 Student Ambassadors Program FLC Student Success Award 2012 Outreach and Recruitment Department FLC Access and Success Award 2005 Teacher Preparation Program FLC Humanitarian Award 2004

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School Attended

  • University of San Francisco
  • California State University
  • Cosumnes River College – El Dorado Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Outreach Specialist
  • Student Personnel Assistant
  • Administrative Assistant-Clerk I


  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • Associate of Arts

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