Assisted customers provided decorating advice, designed displays for this furniture/bed, bath, kitchen, and baby retail store.
Checked invoices, priced new merchandise, arranged and stocked shelves.
Recorded daily sales and income, accounts receivable, cash, layaway, deposits and other banking transactions.
Volunteer Work Emerson PTA Board Prepared and planned activities for Drug Awareness Week.
Midland Symphony Guild Chair of guest artist's entertainment.
Planned for food service at parties and concerts.
Teacher/TutorSchools - Midland, TX
Specialist in Alphabetic Phonics.
Implemented multi-sensory curriculum including visual, auditory, and kinesthetic learning modalities.
Created math games and activities to stimulate memorization and improve processes of problem solving.
Students achieved higher scores in reading: word attack scores improved by 20 points, comprehension advanced by two grades, and spelling improved by one grade.
Verbal and written expression was also greatly enhanced.
Junior League of Midland
Dental Assistant for League sponsored children's dental clinic. Instructed and demonstrated dental care to children.
Maintained patient records and charts.
Docent at Haley Memorial Library, a League sponsored library specializing in Texas history.
Attended training classes, conducted tours for students, demonstrating how a cowboy worked and lived on cattle drives.Instructed children on library materials and their usage.
Prenatal/Parenting Instructor for Community Health Services. Attended training classes on Child Abuse Prevention Program. Prepared lesson plans on parenting, instructed expectant parents in skills of positive reinforcement. Developed materials and displays to demonstrate home activities.
Midland Country Club Tennis Association
Recorded meetings, notified members of meetings and coordinated tennis tournaments.
Sunday School Teacher.
Led fellowship group, organized meetings and activities for the Church Women's Guild
Work Emerson PTA Board Prepared and planned activities for Drug Awareness Week.
Midland Symphony Guild Chair of guest artist's entertainment.Planned for food service at parties and concerts.
B.S: Kindergarten/Elementary EducationUniversity of Texas - Austin, TexasKindergarten/Elementary Education
B. S: Liberal ArtsConcordia Lutheran University - Austin, TexasGPA: Presidential Scholarship, Tennis TeamLiberal Arts Presidential Scholarship, Tennis Team
Certification in Alphabetic PhonicsScottish Rite Learning Center - Lubbock, Texas
Retail Store Management
Texas Tennis Coach's Association Conference, 1997 - 2004, John Newcomb Tennis Center, New Braunsfels, Texas. United States Tennis Association Seminars, 1997 - 2001, Midland, Texas. Symposium on Advances in Literacy, April 1997, Scottish Rite Learning Center, Lubbock, Texas. National Education of Young Children's Conference, March 1993, SACUS/SECA in Gulfport, Mississippi. Seminar on ADHD, August 1993, MISD/ADAPT, Midland, Texas. Teacher In-service: The Role of the Educator in Child Abuse Prevention, August 1991, Child Abuse Prevention Program, Midland, Texas. Seminar on Emotional Abuse: Understanding and Treating Abuse that Leaves Hidden Bruises, October 1991. Child Abuse Prevention Program, Midland, Texas. Dr. Burton L. White: Educating the Infant and Toddler, June 1987, Family Wellness Center, Midland Memorial Hospital, MISD, Midland City Council, PTA, Midland, Texas.