A driven hospitality professional with solid communication skills that has assisted in my ability to lead a team. Excellent time management skills and the ability to plan, organize and prioritize work. I am looking for an event planning position that will challenge me and allow me to grow in my skill set.
Education and Training
May of 2016
Bachelor of Science: Hospitality Management Northern Illinois University - DeKalb, ILMinors in Business Administration and Marketing
High School DiplomaLincoln-Way Central - New Lenox, IL
Food Sanitation Certificate Illinois 2012-2017
CPR/ First AID Certification Nov 2014- Nov. 2016
11/2014 to 12/2015
Vice President of MembershipDelta Zeta Sorority - DeKalb, Illinois
Reported monthly to both a recruitment advisor and a membership specialist
Educated chapter members on how to communicate to potential new members
Was responsible for planning, organizing, decorating, and conducting Fall 2015 sorority recruitment event
Catered to 300 plus women
Directed 70 Delta Zeta members and enforced recruitment event rules, dress codes, processes, and procedures.
05/2014 to Current
Food and Beverage ManagerJoliet Slammers Professional Baseball Club - Joliet, Illinois
Assist the Director of Food and Beverage in operating 14 sky boxes, 8 concession stands, picnics up to 1,000, 2 party decks, multiple carts and vending locations, in seat vendors and events.
Manage 80 employees and assist in payroll verification and completion.
Utilize scheduling software to ensure adequate staffing for all events.
Work to resolve any customer issues or complaints.
Communicate with vendors to ensure orders are booked.
Coordinate with Director to ensure each party's contractual obligations are met.
11/2013 to 11/2014
Community Service ChairDelta Zeta Sorority - DeKalb, Illinois
Planned, marketed and directed a bi-annual community service event catering to 200 patrons.
Raised money for The Painted Turtle Camp and the Starkey Hearing Foundation.
Organized multiple community service opportunities every month.
Reported weekly to the Vice President of Programming.