I have experience in several different fields.
My past consist of Working in the Military, Ford Motor Company and Owning and Directing a Daycare.
My Future now is in Travel Agency work, Notary Public and Signing Agent.
Expert in safety rules and operation
Licensed Childcare Provider
Positive reinforcement methods
Background in shipping and receiving
Charting and recordkeeping
Daycare management expert
Child abuse prevention
CPR and First Aid certified
Schedule creation and maintenance
Understands developmental disorders
Infant, toddler and preschool curriculum expert
Exemplary people management skills
Basic clerical knowledge
Skilled in working with special needs children
Childcare management software programs
Reliable and punctual
Excellent communication skills
Cheerful and energetic
Microsoft Office, Excel, PowerPoint proficiency
Complex problem solver
Behavior management techniques
CPS guidelines awareness
Background in shipping and receiving
Training in food handling preparation
Travel Agent Travel Career development Exploring the world Cruising..
A guide to the cruise line industry How to start a home base travel agency computer reservation system training Central Piedmont Community 2012 Charlotte, NC Notary Public Became a Certified Notary Public Central Piedmont Community 2012 Charlotte, NC Signing Agent Became a Certified Signing Agent.
September 1992 to May 2003Assemblers and Fabricators Ford Motor Company - Ypsilanti, MI
Assembled components with hand and power tools.Set up and performed hand and automatic assembly operations on components, sub-assemblies and assemblies.Performed and submitted first piece for inspection.Performed and reviewed Statistical Process Control (SPC), including data collection, charts and graphs.Proposed process improvements to increase quality and efficiency.Completed and entered quality records, scrap reports and machine logs in a timely manner.Reviewed and verified all work was in compliance with sales orders and customer requirements.Operated welding, press brake, plate rolls, angle and channel rolls and shear.Retrieved correct materials from product inventory to perform various fabrication duties.Determine materials, tools and equipment needed for product orders.
Actively suggested operational improvements to enhance quality, improve production times and reduce costs.Helped achieve company goals by supporting production workers.Supervised team of six skilled TIG and MIG welders, helping them fabricate weldments to dimensional tolerances.Developed production tracking and quality control systems, analyzing production, quality control, maintenance and other operational reports, to detect production problems.Monitored and adjusted production processes or equipment for quality and productivity.
Owner and Director January 2004 to April 2010Daycare Ms. Dawn's Daycare Family Home Center - Ypsilanti, MI
Read stories to the children and taught them painting, drawing and crafts.Employed a variety of materials for children to explore and manipulate in learning activities and imaginative play.Disciplined children and recommended other measures to correct behavior.Created an infant area, toddler area and preschool area of play within the daycare.Carefully monitored children's play activities.Offered detailed daily reports that outlined each child's activities.Incorporated music and art activities to encourage creativity and expression.Maintained daily records of activities, behaviors, meals and naps.Carefully identified warning signs of emotional and developmental problems in children.Routinely picked children up from school and activities.Escorted children on outings and trips to local parks and zoos.Created and implemented a developmentally appropriate curriculum.Upheld all CPR and  regulated certifications.Offered stimulating curriculum that accommodated all learning styles.Mailed parents quarterly educational assessments to show progression.Led reading classes for preschool-aged children.Completed daily paperwork for agencies such as Child Protection Services and Resource and Referral Centers.Sparked creativity and imagination by helping children discover new things each day.Identified early signs of emotional and developmental problems in children and brought them to the parents' attention.
January 1987 to January 1992United Stated Army - Fayetteville, NC
Reviewed and edited correspondence prior to release and submission for signature.Performed reconnaissance operations in Trained and instructed subordinates and supported units on .Logged and filed classified documents.Constructed field expedient firing aids for infantry weapons.
Effective decision-maker in high-pressure environments.Patrolled areas and allowed restricted area access for authorized personnel.Served as the principal platoon officer for all matters concerning training and the use of all weapons systems.Supervised operation and organizational maintenance of weapons systems and specialized equipment.Coordinated training schedules and filed crucial administrative paperwork.Maintained complete accountability during redeployment of all sensitive items and communication equipment.
I was in charge of the tool room, Ran and operated the Supply office and worked in the Commanders Headquarters office.
January 1995 to January 2010
Special education Ypsilanti, MI I worked with children and young adults who had disabilities.
I had a child who had a disability so I volunteered my time so I could learn.
I also home school and ran several programs through the church and my daycare center.
Established and communicated clear objectives for all lessons, units and projects to both students and parents.Developed individual educational plans (IEP) designed to promote educational, physical and social development.Taught Led a resource class of 20 students.
students.Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.Administered minor first aid to injured students.Encouraged students to be understanding of others.Supervised field trips to local parks, fire stations and zoos.Conducted small group and individual classroom activities with students based on differentiated learning needs.Supervised and trained teaching assistants.
High School Diploma : 1984Pioneer High School - Ann Arbor, MIBusiness
Coursework in Marketing and AdvertisingCoursework in CommunicationsCoursework in Online and Social Media
Child DevelopmentCoursework in BusinessWashtenaw Community - Ann Arbor, MIEarly childhood education Coursework in Child NutritionChild Abuse Awareness trainingCoursework in Emergency PreparednessCoursework in Behavior ManagementEmphasis in Child DevelopmentElementary Education courseworkContinuing education in Early Childhood EducationContinuing Education in AdministrationCoursework in Child Abuse Prevention
2012AAA Travel School
administrative, art, Basic, Budget management, charts, clerical, Excellent communication, Conflict resolution, CPR, creativity, data collection, Dependable, firing, First Aid, drawing, graphs, inspection, inventory, Machining, people management, Marketing, materials, access, Excel, Microsoft Office, MS Office, office, PowerPoint, weapons, Natural, organizational, painting, Payroll, personnel, power tools, press, problem solver, processes, Purchasing, quality, quality control, Quick learner, reading, Read, receiving, safety, sales, Self-motivated, shipping, SPC, Statistical Process Control, stories, teaching, TIG, welders, welding