Alexia Filippini

Alexia Filippini

Awards

  • Helen Winton Jenkins Collegiate Service Award, Zeta Tau Alpha 2013 
  • Most unheralded member, Zeta Tau Alpha 2012
  • Greek Woman of the Year Nominee, 2012

Certifications

  • ServSafe Certified
  • Cvent Certified
  • Fluent in American Sign Language 

Service

  • Susan G. Komen 3-Day participant, personally raising over $2,300 per year 2012 and 2013
  • Lafayette Boys & Girls Club Volunteer                                                                       2011-2012
  • American Cancer Society Relay for Life Committee Member                             2007-2010
  • Purdue Dance Marathon participant                                                                          2009

Work History

Work History
May 2012 - May 2013

Development Assistant

Boys & Girls Clubs of Chicago Club Support Center
  • Aid in special event preparation and execution ranging in size from 300 – 1,000 guests
  • Research venue availability through Cvent
  • Formulate and lead on-site volunteer plan
  • Generate auction programming and logistics using BidPal
  • Produce promotional print material using Adobe and Microsoft Office as well as oversee outsourced print material
  • Create and maintain donor tracking spreadsheets using Excel and Razor’s Edge
  • Assist in the establishment of sponsorship pipeline reports and prospect briefs
  • Prepare auxiliary board meeting reminders, minutes and invoices
  • Serve as lead point-person for venders at various operational events
  • Manage social media site, Facebook, improving daily reach by 300%
Apr 2012 - Apr 2013

Philanthropy Director

Zeta Tau Alpha

  • Developed pipeline reports to determine an appropriate ask for former and prospective donors
  • Created sponsorship packet outlining donor levels and sponsorship perks
  • Lead volunteer and participant workshops for over 100 people
  • Compiled and managed executive council of 18 members
  • Implemented national policies and risk management procedures while generating special event logistics
  • Managed year-long fundraising plan via online donation, email blast and mailing campaign
  • Designed a marketing and public relations campaign through social media, physical signage and newspaper
  • Planed 10 minor fundraising and awareness events with local businesses and athletic teams
  • Planed one major fundraising event at Elliott Hall of Music with over 5,000 spectators in attendance
  • Oversaw stage management through developing  lighting and sound script
  • Raised over $450,000 since 2010
Jun 2010 - Sep 2010

Internship: Food and Beverage Server Assistant

Conrad Chicago

  • Participated in rotational to learn and observe multiple aspects of hotel operations
  • Ensured product satisfaction level while delivering meals to guests
  • Completed opening tasks by setting restaurant at beginning of shift
  • Guaranteed company standards by maintaining appearance of outdoor restaurant
Aug 2008 - Jan 2009

Internship

Narnia Estate

  • Observed and aided in several wedding planning processes
  • Participated in industry standard vendor procedures
  • Executed effective event tear down techniques
  • Assisted in various office organization and filling duties

Education

Education
Aug 2009 - May 2013

Bachelor of Science

Purdue University

Minor: Organizational Leadership and Supervision

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