Work History

Work History
Jul 2014 - Present

Certified Wellness Advocate

dōTERRA

As a dōTERRA Wellness Advocate I help educate and empower families on how to have a more natural and healthy way of living.    I am passionate about removing environmental, food and product chemicals not only from my everyday life but for others as well.   By using essential oils I have eliminated 90% of the products and medicine that we previously used.   Sharing the gift of dōTERRA became a natural evolution for me.  To learn more please click here

Jul 2014 - Present

Owner, Creator, Writer

Wrestling Reality

Write for and manage my own blog as writing has always been a passion of mine. This is the perfect outlet to do that. I would love if you stopped by for a visit by clicking here

Apr 2014 - Present

Manager of Campaign & Program Development

Your Brilliance Unlimited
  • Creating and successfully executing a major publication crowd funding campaign.
  • Developing and managing online marketing and social media platforms.
  • Execution and integration of Infusionsoft software.
  • Wordpress development including numerous marketing applications and SEO. 
  • Numerous design projects for marketing campaigns.
Jun 2008 - Jul 2012

Conference Coordinator

Youth Leadership Camps Canada

Co-ordinator of the largest and longest running youth leadership conference in Canada.  The Ontario Student Leadership Conference is a 3 day event hosted in Niagara Falls, Ontario with over 2200 attendees. It brings together the worlds best speakers and workshop presenters to inspire and entertain the youth of today.

  • Built foundations for lasting client relationships with the host hotel, advisors, students, mentors, spirit leaders, presenters, and corporate sponsors.
  • Raised OSLC registrations bringing it to a sold out conference year after year.
  • Each year managed and confirmed 3 keynote speakers, 4 showcase speakers and over 30 workshop presenters.
  • Continually communicated with 150-200 advisors on a daily basis.
  • Accepted, trained and mentored 32-38 spirit leaders each year as well as 4 mentors.
  • Adjusted and confirmed the full 3 day schedule.
  • Delegated and managed staff.
  • Created marketing pieces and used multiple channels to market to all Ontario schools.
  • Responsible for confirmation and reconciliation of all financial payments for schools and sponsors. Created, issued and signed contracts.
  • Maintained and managed official website.
May 2007 - Jun 2008

Prototype Buyer

Diamond Aircraft Industries

Prototype Buyer for the D-JET Program

  • Sourcing of complex Aerospace components & systems,"make to print" fabrications, machined parts and assemblies
  • Purchasing and Optimization of Maintenance, Repair and Operating (MRO)
  • Inventory Purchasing support to Aircraft and Tool designers
  • Putting together Request For Quotation (RFQ) packages, reviewing bids and awarding contracts
  • Purchasing support to the production line Supplier selection and Management Contract negotiation
  • Frequent interface with a cross section of internal Customers (shop floor personnel and senior management)
  • Responsible for managing approximately 100 suppliers (North American & European)
  • Participated in Engineering Change and Cost reduction meetings
Jan 1996 - Jul 2012

Bartender and Server

Service Industry
Always worked part-time or full time in the Service Industry

Education

Education
Jan 2005 - Jan 2007

Business Purchasing

Fanshawe College

Graduated from the Business Purchasing Program with honours.  Received Note Taker Volunteer Certificate.   Winner of Jack Duncan Award as voted by peers upon graduating.

 

2000 - 2001

Private Pilot's License

Aero Academy

Volunteer

  • Big Sister April 2010 to June 2012
  • Secretary of the London District Transportation Club from November 2005 to May 2008
  • Director of Memberships for APICS from January 2007 to May 2008
  • Volunteer for Ontario Student Leadership Conference from November 2006 & 2007
  • Volunteer for Families First in White Oaks from June 2003 - February 2005

Skills

Skills

Project Management

Project Planning

Teamwork

Strategic Planning

Training

Team Building

Team Leadership

Customer Service

Event Planning

Time Management

Contract Negotiation

Purchasing

Management

Leadership