Work experience

Work experience
Jun 2010 - Present

Administrative Assistant

Half Price Books

Assists multiple supervisors in Distribution and Wholesale Departments with a wide variety of confidential administrative tasks related to preparation, tracking and filing of personnel and other documentation.

Jun 2007 - Jun 2010


Half Price Books

·Retail sales

·Enthusiastic customer service skills

·Product purchasing and marketing 

Jul 2003 - Nov 2006

Chief Public Defender

State of Kansas

·Court-appointed felony criminal defense

·Trial experience

·Legal Research and Document Preparation

·Public Speaking and Media Relations

Jan 2000 - Jun 2002

Staff Attorney

Kansas Legal Services, Inc.

·Court-appointed defense

·Provided legal representation in domestic cases, estate planning, landlord/tenant disputes, Social Security applications


1996 - 1999


Washburn University School of Law

·Washburn Law Clinic - Provided legal advice and representation to clients

·Research Assistant - Compiled materials, prepared documents for the Court Organization Subcommittee, Kansas Citizens’ Justice Initiative

1992 - 1995


University of Arizona