Catherine Hibbitt

Volunteer Experience and Activities

Alpha Phi Omega, National Co-Ed Service Fraternity January 2007- Present Active Initiated Member Philanthropy Committee Chair Person Fall Semester 2010 
  • Organize and initiate fundraisers to support Camp Boggy Creek with fundraising goal of $2000 for the semester. 
  • Assessed the needs of the Gainesville Community in regards to services available for homeless people
  • Prepared meals weekly for the homeless/hungry population of Gainesville
  • Worked closely with Bread of the Mighty Food Bank to remedy the deficit in the food supply
  • Engaged Elderly Residents of Harbor Chase Assisted Living Center, Gainesville, Fl
  • Provided Service to The University of Florida campus by providing information and resources for fellow students, employees and professors 

Epilepsy Week Counselor August 2008, 2009 Volunteer Counselor Camp Boggy Creek, Eustis, FL
  • Provided and clarified information on nature of epilepsy for fellow counselors and volunteers
  • Actively provided a safe and welcoming environment for campers struggling with epilepsy
  • Reinforced the feeling of safety and comfort for first-time campers coping with homesickness
  • Improvised engaging activities for children awaiting medical treatment/appointments


Kevin Strickland

Graduate Hall Director

UF Department of Housing

Gainesville, FL

Ashley Dougherty

Section 75 Service Chairperson

Former President of Tau Chapter

Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity

Gainesville, FL


  • It is my goal to obtain a position  in the field of human nutrition as a Registered Dietitian in the area of Eating Disorders therapy and weight management. 

Work History

Work History
Aug 2008 - May 2009

Resident Assistant

University of Florida Department of Housing
  • Worked to develop a strong sense of community among residents residing on my floor
  • Provided valuable resources for academic, personal and social development of residents
  • Served as a support system for students facing difficulty adjusting to the college lifestyle


Aug 2006 - Present

B.S. in Food Science and Human Nutrition

University of Florida
Aug 2004 - May 2006

High School Diploma

Miami Springs Senior High School
  • Valedictorian of Graduating Class of 2006
  • Robert C. Byrd Academic Scholarship Recipient
  • Florida's Bright Futures 100% Award Recipient




Trained in active listening and crisis management     

Creative Problem Solving

Public Speaking

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