I am anticipating graduation from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in May 2010 with a degree in Hospitality Management. My work experience in the hospitality industry has prepared me to use my skills in any task that I have to overcome. I will utilize what I have learned in my hospitality courses and apply it to any position. I am a very organized, ambitious, goal-oriented, dependable person who believes in hard work and self-motivation. I've been working in this industry for six years now and have a great passion for the hospitality industry. I'm always open to learn new things and to further my skills.

Education:

Indiana University of Pennyslvania, Indiana, Pennyslvania

Bachelor of Health and Human Services

Major: Hospitality Management

Majar GPA: 3.5/4.0 Overal GPA: 3.1/4.0

EXPERIENCE:

 Four Points Sheraton, Cranberry Township, PennsylvaniaServer, Host, Room Service May 2008- Present• Prepared opening duties of the restaurant including pre-making salads, and stocked wait station with dinnerware• Attend to the guests every need to ensure satisfaction• Completed closing duties such as cleaned, bussed/reset tables, polished silverware/glassware, ensured all food in refrigerator is covered and dated• Host duties: seat guest to tables, answered phone for reservations, make specialty coffee drinks, brewed coffee for dining room area• Room Service duties: took orders on phone, prepared cart to bring trays to guest, delivered food, and retrieved trays on each floor of hotel.

Sherwood Oaks, Cranberry Township, PennsylvaniaServer August 2005- Feb 2008

• Prepared opening duties including filling salad bar, cutting fruit and desserts, restocking, folding napkins, filling waters and brewing coffee• Attended to the residents every need to ensure a pleasing experience• Set up the correct formal table room setting along with bussing tables as residents left• Completed back-work to close restaurant• Cross-training as dishwasher and line cook.

Panera Bread, Cranberry Township, PennsylvaniaWorked in Bakery April 2005- August 2005

• Customer service and cashier• Preparation of opening and closing the restaurant• Made specialty coffee drinks• Cross-trained in the sandwich line and dishwasher

 Skills:

-ServSafe Certified

-CPR Certified

-Knowledge in Microsoft Work,Excel, Powerpoint

-Strong organizational, planning, and communication skills

ACTIVITIES/HONORS:   

· Dean’s List- Fall 2006 to Present

· Alpha Sigma Alpha Sorority

- Eta Deta Sigma Honor Society