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Work experience

Aug 2006Present

Assistant Director

  • Reserved, coordinated, and hosted 6,800 events in 2006-2007 that ranged from weekly meetings to the Centennial Celebration of East Carolina University.
  • Coordinated the hiring, training, and transition of an entirely new Event Planning Office Staff without the loss of excellence and service to clients.
  • Supervised two coordinators while supervising and directing reservations of all rooms in Mendenhall Student Center and Wright Auditorium.
  • Lead Event Planning meetings with student, campus, and outside organizations.
  • Initiated and directed revisions of Event Planning Office Policies and Procedures Manual.
  • Developed Event Planning Workshop to train students and campus staff.
  • Execute contracts and assist organizations in planning events for Wright Auditorium.
  • Facilitate the leadership development of students as the Leader Shape Cluster Facilitator.
  • Initiated flexible scheduling of Event Planning Office to cover night and weekend actvities.
  • Coordinated and hosted several large events including ECU's Centennial, Board of Governors Visit, NC Safety Conference, and among others.
  • Serve on various committees including Midnight Madness, WOW 2007, Pirate Palooza, Ledonia Wright Cultural Center Day, and Multicultural Family Day.
  • Interacted with Executive Administration and Major Donors to the University during Chancellor's Tailgates during home football games.
Jan 2006Aug 2006


  • Co-created and advised the student leadership group, Elite Pirates.
  • Organized the Student Division fro the University Open House.
  • Directed activities in Mendenhall Student Center for Summer Orientation.
  • Served on Pirate Palooza committee and Logistics sub-committee.
  • Coordinated logistics and reception of Vagina Monologues performance.
Nov 2004Mar 2006

Web Site Manager

Covenant UM Church
  • Maintain and update website for church with over 1,000 members.
  • Designed and send weekly pastoral email to almost 600 email addresses.
  • Created monthly HTML newsletter viewed by almost 500 people.
Nov 2002Nov 2004

Communication Coordinator

Covenant UM Church
  • Assisted in redesign and launch of church's web site.
  • Supervised the upkeep, maintenance and administration of database with over 7,000 active records.
  • Assigned and coordinated room usage and facilities maintenance by keeping Master Church Calendar for 5 buildings.
  • Maintained and updated website.
  • Redesigned church's bullentin and newsletter.
  • Trained new employees on database software.


May 2002Dec 2005


Concentration: Media Studies

Minor: English



  • Association of Collegiate Conference and Events Directors-International
  • National Association of Black Journalists
  • Women in Communications
  • International Association of Administrative Professionals


  • Advisor, Black Student Union
  • Past Advisor, Elite Pirates

Honors & Awards

  • 2004 Golden Key International Honor Society
  • 2004 The National Society of Collegiate Scholars
  • President, East Carolina University Black Alumni Chapter 2007-Present

Community Involvement

  • Board Memeber, Pitt County Family Violence Prevention Program, Inc.
  • Committee Member, ECU Centennial Diversity Planning Committee
  • Member, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated
  • Member, New Demension Community Church, Greenville, NC
  • Former Member, Cornerstone Missionary Baptist Church, Greenville, NC
  • Former Columnist, Soul Sistas Unite Web Site
  • Former Crisis Counselor and Rape Victim's Advocate, Real Crisis Center, Greenville, NC

Presentations & Workshops

  • Behind the Velvet Rope: An In-Depth Guide to Event Planning
  • Me, Inc.: Personal Branding for Personal, Academic and Professional Success
  • The 10 P's of Presentations
  • Manners Matter


To relocate to Atlanta, Georgia.  Find a position with a company or corperation that provides benefits.  Health, Dental, and 401k.  To be with a company or corperation that promotes within based on skills, education, and experience.


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