Education

Education
Aug 2011 - May 2015

B.A. Music; Minor in Communication Studies

Longwood University

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Desk Aide

Longwood University
  • Providing quality customer service to community residents & their guests
  • Ensuring all desk policies, documentation, & procedures are thoroughly completed
  • Acting as an educational resource to residents
  • Managing assigned leadership duties
  • Helping to maintain a safe and secure living environment for all residents
Aug 2013 - Present

Seasonal Attractions Cast Member

Walt Disney Company
  • Maintaining a safe work environment for cast and guests, and showing courtesy to all guests by answering questions and providing helpful insight to the Walt Disney World Resort.
Aug 2013 - May 2014

Student Assistant

Longwood University
  • Aid library staff in various functions of the library
  • Assisting at the Circulation Desk by checking in, shelving, and maintaining inventory for books
  • Retrieving, checking out, and shipping materials for Inter-library Loan
  • Working on various projects to assist librarians, including creating Excel and Word documents, and creating inventory lists of books and journals

Organizations

Member of the National Association for Music Education, 2011-2015

Member of Sigma Alpha Iota, 2012-2015

  • Fundraising Co-Chair, Spring 2015
    • Organize fundraising events at various establishments, create products to sell at school fundraising booths, keep track of funds and follow budgets
  • Publicity Chair, Spring 2014
    • Promote the fraternity through social media, bulletin boards, and create a shirt design to sell each semester
  • Vice President of Membership, 2013-2014
    • Plan Recruitment events, hold membership meetings with all members of the organization, teach new members, plan ritual ceremonies
  • Social Chair, Fall 2012
    • Organize Semester Retreats, plan events to promote sister bonding

Internships

Disney College Program, Spring 2013

Walt Disney Company

  • Attractions Cast Member

"As a part of the Disney College Program, participants have the incredible opportunity to advance their strengths and interests, meet guests and cast members from around the country and take part in educational opportunities students can't get anywhere else. This truly unique program allows participants to network with leaders, take part in personal and career development classes, and build transferable skills such as problem-solving, teamwork, guest service and effective communication. " - disneycareers.com

  • Coursework

Corporate Communication

"The Disney Corporate Communication Course describes how companies communicate with key audiences, both internal and external to the corporation. Course introduces students to the communication function and how companies reach a variety of publics to include customers, investors, employees, media, government and communities in relation to the corporation. The purpose of this course is to engage students in the purpose and significance of communication within an organization at many levels. Students will learn both the why, how and application of communication techniques as organizations interface with customers, employees, and the public. As a result, students should have greater understanding of and appreciation for the corporate communication process."

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