Work History

Work History
Jan 2006 - Present

Adjunct Professor / Academic Advisor

Kellogg Community College

·Instructor of Social Science and Human Service classes

·Educate Students with career and educational development

·Research career and educational opportunities in relationship to prescribed curriculum

Oct 2009 - Jul 2011

Education Specialist

Michigan Works! Battle Creek

·Established a specialized program for Professional job seekers

·Classroom instruction on site and off

Apr 1999 - Jun 2005

Executive Director

Educational Seminars of America

·Wrote and designed seminar teaching material for financial service program

·Provided ongoing training and support to instructors in the field

·Directed a seminar teaching force of 247 financial professional in 38 states

Education

Education
1990 - 1992

MA

Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary
1974 - 1976

BA Religion

Charleston Southern University

Branding Statement

Career Educator

Experienced professional with strong knowledge in adult education; demonstrates ability to explain and analyze educational research.Provide instruction in career development and professional improvement skills to increase employability.

Adjunct Faculty

A dedicated class room instructor committed to stimulate curiosity and make learning approachable and rewarding for all students.Employ teaching techniques that incorporate sight, written, and hearing application in all material presentations.

Microsoft Office

Computer literate using:

Microsoft Office 2007, Printshop, Publisher, and e-mail

Google Drive and Google +

Strengths

Learner - Deeply enjoy the process of learning.  Energized by changing technologies and acquiring information.

Maximizer - Striving for excellence, not average.  Committed to nuture, refine and stretch toward excellence.

Input - Inquisitive about the world.  Love to research and compile information.

Strategic - Mindful of the "what ifs," always asking questions that lead to the chosen (right) path. 

Intellection - Need to have time to be alone to think and reflect.  Enjoy mental activity.

Educational Qualifications

·Instruct eight college level classes with high attendance and less dropout

·Established White Collar program with 71% employment in less than a year

·Disseminate workshop information to equip Blue Collar and White Collar employment development and greater hire

ability

·Developed computer-generated marketing materials including brochures, flyers, advertisements and PowerPoint

    Presentations

·Understanding andteaching Web based classes and instruction

·Conscience of 21st century technology to educate adults to create greater success in their employment opportunities

Skills

Skills

Communicator

Can speak well with teens to business managers /executives, with different cultural backgrounds.

Educational Research

Expertise in understanding and analyzing educational research.

Designed Market Material

Developed computer-generated marketing materials including brochures, flyers, advertisements and Power-Point presentations.

Facilitated ongoing training

Provided on going training and support adult professionals.

Curriculum development and implementation

Wrote and designed workshops and seminar teaching material

Disseminate program information

Disseminate program information to through the use of newsletters, websites and personal contact.