Objective

Professional looking for an opportunity to grow and share success  with an Organization or Company.  

Core Skills

Management, Sales, Training, Customer Service, Public Speaking, Writing, Technologically Proficient.

Professional Experience

Work History
2011 - Present

Internet Sales Specialist

Gem Mazda

New and Used Car Sales.  Internet Management.  Financing Management.

2010 - 2011

Store Manager

Busy Body Fitness Store

Managed day to day operations for Tallahassee location.  Including, Sales, Marketing, Customer Service, and Scheduling.

2009 - 2010

Resort Concierge

Southwood Animal Hospital and Resort

Provided Customer Support and Animal Care

2007 - 2008

Technical Rep

Flamand Sports

Sales and Technical Support in the Southeast for several product lines, including Thule, Kelty, and Hobie Kayaks.

2002 - 2007

FNST Construction Coordinator

Florida Trail Association

Provided statewide support to FTA Staff, FTA Volunteers, and Student Conservation Association Crews.  Including tools, training, and materials. Developed an Nationally Recoginized, Award Winning Safety Program.

1998 - 2001

Department Manager

Old Navy

General Store management responsibilites like staffing, training, and cash management.  Department responsibilities like merchandising, stocking, and scheduling.

1994 - 1997

Area Manager

Jumbo Sports

Managed different areas including Team Sports, Camping, Hunting, Tennis & Golf, and Clothing.

Education

Education
1989 - 1993

Bachelors of Arts - English

John B. Stetson University - DeLand, FL

Course of Study - English Literature/Composition

1992 - 1992

Study Abroad - Nottingham, UK

Nottingham University

Course of Study - English Literature/Composition

Certifications

Certifications
2011 - Present

Elite Master Certified

Mazda North American Operations

Highest Level of Mazda Product Knowledge and Sales.

2004 - Present

Leave No Trace Master Educator

Leave No Trace 

Ability to Instruct Master and Trainer Level Leave No Trace Courses.

2008 - Present

Green Guide

Green Guide Association/Tallahassee Community College

Outdoor Education and Guiding