After 13 years in the automotive industry and furthering my education, I am currently seeking employment in the Psychology and Human Resources fields .
Strong communication skills
Strong research skills
Ability to handle/resolve problems
Interviewed on Fox 2 News and spoke about Autism. Worked diligently to have Autism covered by insurances in the State of Michigan.
Detroit Police DepartmentSeptember 2016 to CurrentTelecommunications Operator (TCRU) Detroit, Michigan
Duties include processing information from the public regarding criminal activities into a concise description of events at a precise location. Duties also include processing information from police personnel on stolen and recovered motorized vehicles, stolen license plates and carjacked vehicles.
Associated EndocrinologistsOctober 2011 to September 2016Medical Records Custodian West Bloomfield, MichiganMaintaining and securing all written and electronic medical records within the department. I also ensured that information contained in the records were complete, accurate and only available to authorized personnel. Designed and improved training procedures to help new staff acclimate quickly. Kept department clean, organized and professional. Wrote reports, emails, memoranda, letters and releases. Purged outdated files. Maintained 100% compliance with all hospital and government regulations.
Autism SpeaksOctober 2009 to October 2014Walk Coordinator Detroit, MIIn partnership with Autism Speaks the Walk coordinator is responsible for the overall success of organizing the Walk Now for Autism Speaks event within their local community. Duties include selecting a date,start time, securing location and obtaining necessary permits. Create awareness about the walk through active community promotion. Research and identify participant target groups within the local community. Coordinate outreach to local media and serve as primary spokesperson.
Compliance SolutionsMay 1996 to May 199740-Hour OSHA HAZWOPER/ EMERGENCY RESPONSE Instructor Instructed and lectured various class sizes of students trying to gain their certification. Subjects included: Health and Safety Procedures, PPE used during work operations at hazardous material sites. Trained students how to don safety suits and respiratory apparatus, as well as cleaning up hazardous waste sites.
Chrysler Jefferson North Assembly PlantMarch 1996 to August 2007Team Leader Detroit, MI
Checked the manpower to ensure all jobs were covered. Train new hires and floaters. Be able to perform all 28 jobs in area. Passed out supplies to team daily(ex. gloves, tools and aprons). Ordered supplies and tools when needed. Covered jobs for an extended amount of time (ex. medical absentee). Ensure a clean and safe work area. Maintained team morale. Improved knowledge and productivity through continuous education and learning from foreman and senior assemblers.
Law Offices of Attorney Ray A. PaigeAugust 1990 to August 1991Paralegal Detroit , MichiganAssisted attorney in preparing for trials, hearings and closings. My main duty was to conduct legal research and gathering relevant information regarding cases.
Education and Training
Wayne State University2015Bachelor of Science: PsychologyDetroit, Michigan, USA
Michigan State UniversityEnvironmental ToxicologyEast Lansing, MI, USA
Wayne County Community College1995Associate of Science: ScienceDetroit, MI, USA
Michigan Paralegal Institute1990Certificate of Completion: ParalegalDetroit , Michigan, USA
Cass Technical High School1989High School Diploma: Performing ArtsDetroit , Michigan, USA