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Objective

  • 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. 

References

Kevin Strickland

Graduate Hall Director

UF Department of Housing

Gainesville, FL

[email protected]

Ashley Dougherty

Section 75 Service Chairperson

Former President of Tau Chapter

Alpha Phi Omega National Service Fraternity

Gainesville, FL

[email protected]

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

Work experience

Aug 2008May 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

Education

Aug 2006Present

B.S. in Food Science and Human Nutrition

University of Florida
Aug 2004May 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

Skills

Counseling
Trained in active listening and crisis management     
Creative Problem Solving
Public Speaking
Apple iWork Suite Software
Adobe Indesign and Pagemaker
Microsoft Office Suite Mastery