Being in the education field for twenty two years has provided me with an array of experiences. Serving as a teacher, a coach and a principal has allowed me to understand the importance of being a lifelong learner. With that knowledge, I am seeking a career change. I have always had aspirations of working for Alabama Power. I feel that Alabama Power is absolutely the best company and proven leader of innovative education in our state. I want to find my place with a company who embraces educational growth and development of every employee. I have many skills as an administrator and knowledge in office management. I believe in professionalism, office ethics, and treating people with kindness and respect.
Active listening skills
Clear public speaking skills
Positive atmosphere promotion
First Aid and CPR trained.
Worked as a trainer of CPR and first aid.
Access Facilitator (liaison between teacher and student).
Teacher/Coach August 2012 to May 2015Walker High School
Jasper, Alabama For three years, I served as a teacher/coach for Walker High School.
In this time, the teams I coached made remarkable improvements in volleyball and softball.
With the help of two other coaches, our 2013 volleyball team made the state tournament for the first time in the history of the school.
The 2014 volleyball team made even better strides by finishing as a final four team in 6A.
I also served as the building test coordinator for state accountability testing.
I trained all administrators and all certified staff members.
This testing was administered twice in a school year.
Principal August 2006 to May 2011Walker County Schools-Townley Junior/Elementary Schools - Townley, Alabama
When I served as principal, our school was named a "Torchbearer School." This is a highly prestigious honor for a.
school with 80 percent of a school's students must qualify for free or reduced lunches.
At least 80 percent of the.
student's in elementary or middle schools must pass standardized reading and math test; or, 95 percent of all students.
must pass all five sections of the Alabama High School Graduation Exam.
Health, Biology Teacher and Coach August 1998 to August 2006Walker County Schools
Curry High Schools - Curry, Alabama.
Collaborated with other health professionals and physical education teachers to write PEP grant which provided all.
schools in Walker County physical education equipment to help improve overall health and wellness in grades.
kindergarten through high school.
Teacher/Coach August 1998 to August 2006Walker County Schools
Curry High - Curry, Alabama.
Successfully coached a competitive volleyball team to several county, area, and state playoff appearances.
students get scholarships in Junior College and Division I (SEC) levels.
Education and Training
AA ED. S : Educational Leadership, 2011The University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, Alabama, USAGPA: GPA: 3.9Educational Leadership GPA: 3.9
Master's Degree : Leadership Biology, December 2005The University of Alabama at Birmingham - Birmingham, Alabama, USAGPA: GPA: 3.89Leadership GPA: 3.89 Biology
Professional Ethics Great understanding of testing policies, and Team Player confidentially procedures Trustworthy Great communication skills Knowledge of data and charts Experience in filing Knowledge in scheduling and planning agenda's Effective Communicator Achievements Professional Improvement Took a depleted high school softball program and created a state contending team on the 6A level. Wrote a 21st century grant worth five hundred thousand dollars for students in kindergarten through eighth grade for a five year span. Co-wrote a grant that supplied several schools with health and physical education equipment for five years. Created a web page to create a visual and interactive communication system to all stakeholders. Created a summer workout program to engage female athletes in wellness and weight training to enhance athletic performance. Created a crisis communication system for our school and stakeholders.
Served as volunteer coach for several park and recreation teams
Worked as a volunteer for the Salvation Army/Red Kettle campaign
Deliver meals to elderly people in our community
Always willing to serve and donate time to local people doing great things for a great cause
coach, competitive, CPR Certified, math, Fast learner, reading, safety, teacher
Community Involvement Served as volunteer coach for several park and recreation teams Worked as a volunteer for the Salvation Army/Red Kettle campaign Deliver meals to elderly people in our community Always willing to serve and donate time to local people doing great things for a great cause