Work History

Work History
Oct 2012 - Present

Instructor

Interface College

I teach students Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Access 2010 with the goal of the students taking and passing the Microsoft Office Specialist certification tests. I prepare them for customer service roles as well as how to update portfolios, resumes, and write cover letters.

Sep 2012 - Present

Professional Freelance Writer and Editor

http://www.guru.com

June 2013 - Present

Editor for TaskBlazer.com

Aug 2012 - April 2013 Guru.com Employer, United States - Spokane, WA

50 Page Report

Wrote 50-page reports on various subjects for a Guru.com employer.

September 2012

Yalt Publishing - Alfred Taylor, United States

Editor: Full Circle: Electronic Afterlife

http://www.booksbyalfredtaylor.com/full-circle--electronic-afterlife.html

Sep 2006 - Jun 2009

Instructor: English

Eastern Washington University

CompositionEnglish 101: Exposition and Argumentation;Fall and Winter 2010Developed self analysis, cultural analysis, and argument paper lesson plans. Created daily lessons to develop students’ abilities with critical thinking. Developed the written communication skills of the students. Created citation exercises. Familiarized students with library resources. English 201: Analysis, Research, and Documentation; Winter or Spring 2010-2011Developed research skills, analytical writing, logic and synthesis skills. Helped students comprehend summaries, synthesizing, and documented arguments. Practiced source evaluation and documentation. Technical WritingEnglish 205; Introduction to Technical Communication;Spring 2010, Fall 2010Developed a curriculum around a service-learning project. Created PowerPoint presentations to help students learn the basics of technical writing. Taught students the importance of document design. Created assignments for the project including proposals, memos, evaluations, progress reports, and event plans. Taught students how to create resumes and cover letters. Developed a job analysis prompt.Guest Lecturer, English 205; Introduction to Technical Communication;Winter 2010Created a PowerPoint presentation to lead the class through the Gestalt Principles. Led the class through a discussion of Gestalt Principles. Taught the class to analyze documents for Gestalt Principles.

Education

Education
Sep 2009 - Jun 2011

Master of Arts

Eastern Washington University