Sammy Allen

Interest

Interested in field research in ecology or environmental science.  Particular interests include amphibians, herps, and mammals.  Also interested in restorative environmental work.

Summary

Diligent researcher that is dedicated to quality work.  Experience with Honors Research and soon to begin research at Virginia Institute of Marine Science.  Very motivated and intelligent individual with good problem-solving skills.  Has respect for environment and fellow workers.  On Dean's List multiple times and current 3.82 GPA.

Work History

Work History
2007 - 2008

Counselor

Kanuga Conferences, Inc.

- worked from May to August both summers

- cabin counselor for underprivileged children

- led activities, devotionals, and games

- disciplined and taught children

2006 - 2008

lifeguard

YMCA

- worked from August to May part time during Sophomore and Junior years

2002 - 2006

Counselor

Bishop Gravatt Center

- worked from May to August for 5 summers

- was tent counselor

- led activities and games

Education

Education
Aug 2006 - Present

Biology

- Honors Research Project

- expected to graduate Spring 2010

Aug 2002 - May 2006

Lexington High School

- graduated in top 10%