Recent graduate from UNC-Wilmington with a B.S. in Marine Biology with a focus in conservation. I am looking to find a career within the Global Wildlife Conservation that allows me to pursue my passion for conservation while working for an organization that is focused on preserving biodiversity.
Bachelor of Science: Marine Biology University of North Carolina-Wilmington - Wilmington, NC
Focus in Conservation
Courses in Ichthyology, Conservation Biology, Ecology, Marine Biology, and Marine Mammals.
Minor in German
Endangered species handling e.g. Kemp's Ridley, loggerhead, and green sea turtles
Marine mammal and sea turtle stranding procedures
Species diversity analysis
Excelling in fast paced environments
NAUI open water certified
Proficient in German
08/2015 to 12/2015
InternKaren Beasley Sea Turtle Rescue and Rehabilitation Center – Surf City, North Carolina
Preparing and feeding the animals, cleaning tanks and turtles, and continuing medical treatment of sea turtles.
Handling sea turtles with transmittable illnesses to heavy injuries.
Educating members of the public by leading tours through the rehabilitation center.
Participating in the release of rehabilitated sea turtles back into the ocean.
Continuing to stay involved with the center by volunteering. Includes continuing many of the same responsibilities.
08/2013 to 12/2016
TutorUNC-Wilmington – Wilmington, NC
Certified through the College Reading and Learning Association as a master tutor.
Spent seven semesters working as:
Academic mentor in UNCW's Academic Intervention and Recovery Program.
05/2014 to 01/2017
Server Fork n Cork – Wilmington, NC
Meeting customer service needs in a fast paced work environment.
Requiring quick decision making, attention to detail, and the ability to relate to a diverse customer basis.