Marta Acosta

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Marta Acosta

COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT

VA Hospital

Conduct inpatient/outpatient surveys

May 2008 to present

Bulldog Pantry

Provide groceries to families in need around the Fresno area

2009

CSU Fresno-Student Dietetics Association SDA

Historian 2009-2010

INTERNSHIPS

MESA Math Engineering and Science Achievement

Basic Science and Technology Academy of Research (B STAR)

Conducted a series of hands-on physics experiments

Learned how to build and troubleshoot computers

June 2005

Advanced Science and Technology Academy of Research (A STAR)

Conducted research

June 2006

MEDIA EXPERIENCE

Media experience related to nutrition in the Hispanic community

Professional Memberships

ADA - American Dietetics Association

SDA - Student Dietetic Association; California State University, Fresno

MESA- Math Engineering and Science Achievement

SACNAS - Advancing Hispanics/Chicanos & Native Americans in Science 

Objective

To obtain a challenging position in which I can excel at a successful career while gaining valuable experience in the dietetics world.

Skills

*Bilingual (English/Spanish)

*Work well under pressure & fast paced environment

*Word & Excel / Windows

*Community nutrition experience

*Background in food science, food system management and ServSafe     

Interpersonal Relations

*Work cooperatively with a wide range of personalities

*Ability to form links between diverse community groups

*Expand ideas by relating to others’ experiences

Summary

I have worked in a part time position with Fresno County Economic Opportunities Commission as a Summer Food Service Program Monitor while completing my college education.  My responsibilities included ensuring that children in our community obtain nutritious meals, while implementing program guidelines.  I also worked in a teaching environment where I was able to prepare instructional materials and conduct group instructional lessons and activities.  My bilingual communication skills would be an asset to your organization.

Education

Education

Work History

Work History
May 2008 - Present

Behavioral Interventionist/Tutor

ACES-Autism.

*Administer academic diagnostic assessments

*Teach based on the principles of Applied Behavior Analysis (ABA)

*Encourage students to develop more complex language

May 2009 - Aug 2009

Summer Food Service Program Monitor

Fresno County Economic Opportunities Commission

*Ensures that children in the community are getting nutritious meals

*Check site operations to make sure that the sites maintain adequate records

*Conduct site training as necessary

*Review food service operations of all assigned sites

*Suggest corrective action to the site supervisor for problems encountered

*Prepare reports of site visits

Aug 2001 - Aug 2008

Sanitation Operator

Frito Lay

*Sustained AIB and FDA associated sanitation and changeovers

*Kept records as required for compliance or to improve results

*Maintained cleanliness of machines to ensure maximum production

*Supported health control inspections

Apr 2008 - Jun 2008

In-House Tutoring Provider K-12

Encourage Tomorrow SES

*Administered academic diagnostic assessments

*Proctored exams

*Provided instruction as assigned

*Supported and encourage students with a positive attitude

Nov 2006 - Oct 2007

Instructional Paraprofessional, K-12. After School Program

Modesto City Schools

*Prepared instructional materials and other related materials

*Conducted individual and/or small group instructional lessons and/or activities

*Assisted teacher with the supervision of students in class and at schools activities

*Supported in the enforcement of classroom, school, and district rules

Certifications

Certifications
Dec 2008 - Dec 2013

ServSafe

(National Restaurant Association Educational Foundation)