Carly Byrd

  • Lagrange GA

Work History

Work History
Aug 2012 - Present

Volunteer

Breast Friends For Life (BFFL)
Support group for breast cancer fighters, survivors, and caregivers.
Jul 2007 - Jul 2012

Marketing Assistant

Young Singers of West Georgia 
Designs multiple publications including concert programs, posters, and advertisements Executes the distribution of event publications, and organized the development of displays with area merchants Develops and maintains Young Singers of LaGrange (YSL) MySpace page Facilitated and coordinated extensive Hairspray movie premiere event
Jul 2009 - Aug 2011

High School Coordinator

West Georgia Technical College

Served as primary point of contact for and collaborated with high school administrators, counselors and staff to promote a seamless guidance system between secondary and post secondary institutions in a professional manner.

Created and maintained an up-to-date written process for dual, joint, and Accel enrollment as well as the articulation process.

Secured proper signatures required by the Technical College System of Georgia and the Department of Education (DOE) for dual and joint enrollment programs and articulation agreements in a timely manner.

Provided information to students on program offerings and facilitates the admissions process, including arranging for placement testing, application collection, transfer of transcripts, and financial aid completion.

Coordinated with high schools, the registration and withdrawal of students in the program in an organized and timely manner.

Was responsible for the initial and continuing education of public and private middle and high school administrators, counselors, and teachers relative to dual, joint, and Accel enrollment programs as well as articulation.

Evaluated dual, joint, and Accel applicants' files to ensure that specific admission criteria had been met.

Coordinated with financial aid staff regarding tuition, fees, and HOPE grants/scholarships in a professional and timely manner.

Dec 2007 - Jul 2009

Career Planner

West Georgia Technical College

Recruited  new students and counseled current students.

Created and mailed recruitment materials to both local and regional applicants.

Developed comprehensive recruitment/marketing strategies for specific academic programs.

Built and maintained interpersonal relationships with high school administrators

Assisted the Retention Coordinator in various student events and workshops.

Coordinated GOAL, the Georgia Occupational Award of Leadership that recognizes student excellence in technical education.

Education

Education
2000 - 2004

B.A

Columbus State University

Marketing

1997 - 2004

Diploma

Troup County High School

College Prep

Skills

Skills

Writing

Fundraising

Public Speaking 

Counseling 

Emcee

Leadership

Student Financial Aid

Enrollment Management

Admissions

Recruiting