Compassionate social services professional seeking to obtain the Life Skills Specialist position. Dedicated to providing effective andsupportive care while simultaneously furthering both personal and professional development. Active listener committed to working tirelessly with clients to resolve issues and thrive on their own terms.
Excellent interpersonal skills
Experience with homeless and at- risk LGBTQ population
Proficient use of Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel
Familiar with most web browsers Chrome, Safari, Firefox ect.
Professional Value Offered
Developed a weekly YCH Poetry group for EOB/DMH clients. Providing a constructive outlet for them to express themselves in a supportive environment.
Since being added to the company van insurance, I have taken initiative to expose the youth to enriching experiences and assist with building a well- rounded lifestyle. Engaging as more active members in our community.
02/2016 to Current
Youth AdvocateLos Angeles LGBT Center － Hollywood, CA
Assist clients on how to deal effectively with personal interpersonal issues.
Supervise and coordinate clients in participation and upkeep of shelter.
Facilitate nightly groups and engage with clients building a healthy relationship.
08/2015 to 11/2015
Sales SpecialistHome Depot － Panorama City, CA
Facilitated home d�cor consultations with customers specialty window and floor instillations.
Scheduled installation appointments, provided customer service and processed orders.
10/2014 to 12/2015
Video Production AssistantCSUN Sports Network － Northridge, CA
Collaborated with fellow crew on productions of CSUN intercollegiate athletic games. Operated graphics, switchboard and camera ect.
Served as Production Lead for Women's Volleyball; created promo videos and web content.
05/2014 to 08/2014
Conference AssistantCSUN Conference Services － Northridge, CA
Managed international conference groups of 200 guests; Established correspondence with international conference group leaders and thorough prep work prior to arrival.
Responsible for checking in and out groups, confirming reservations and keeping up to date client data as well as day to day front desk operations in the office.
09/2012 to 06/2013
Customer Service RepresentativePeachtree Inn － San Diego, CA
Screened applicants for apartment rentals; preformed background checks. Processed payments and scan documents.
Worked in a high stress environment and provided service to substance abused, mentally ill clients.
Led tours, oversaw facility operations and managed 400 residents.
Bachelor of Arts: Cinema Television ArtsCalifornia State University Northridge － Northridge, CA
Humanities and Fine ArtGrossmont Community College － El Cajon, CA