Elizabeth Mc Lain

Elizabeth Mc Lain

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Present

Production Supervisor

Concept Marketing/Leave Me On Hold

More information to come shortly.

Nov 2007 - Jul 2009

Proofreader and Operations Management

ThomasArts
  • Proofread and copyedited thousands of ads, presentations, proposals, letters, radio and TV scripts, Web projects, raw code, regulatory material and company documents with a 99% error-free rating.
  • Contributed to several new client proposals by researching and writing background information.
  • Wrote operations processes for the company regarding proofreading, production, Interactive/Web requirements, multimedia, server/file-naming and agency style guide.
  • Collaborated with Account Managers and Creative teams to finalize copy and art requirements.
  • Designed and presented several presentations to Board of Directors and Account Managers regarding prospective client marketing plans, proofreading guidelines and server redesign and tracking.
  • Designed and compiled the company handbook, collaborating with the Board of Directors to update the latest project management software requirements utilizing InDesign software.
Nov 2007 - May 2009

Freelance Editor

American Book Publishing
  • Edited one novel working closely with the author and the lead editor of the company.
  • Applied Chicago style guidance and the company‚Äôs requirements into the novel.
  • Wrote the book summary to be printed on the back cover of the novel once published.
  • Built strong relationship skills via the Web as the entire process was accomplished via e-mail.
Apr 2007 - Oct 2007

Program Manager

US Air Force
  • Researched, implemented and monitored all training for the operations of 400 personnel.
  • Developed and implemented a new tracking method for 80+ individuals continuously in training.
  • Conceptualized and designed a continuity book/training guide and authored initial training instructions for the company while learning the details of the program requirements, under little supervision.
  • Prepared reports and presented briefings in security, training, and mobilization.
  • Responsibilities included providing guidance, interpretations, training, and briefing on current policies.
  • Collaborated with security and training monitors, implemented quality assurance reviews.
Feb 2007 - May 2007

Freelance Accounting Assistant

Baard Energy, LLC
  • Solely responsible for reconciling 1,000 customer billing records valued at over $600,000 in revenue.
  • Exercised excellent Microsoft Excel skills in creating customer documentation reconciliations.
  • Mastered two software programs: ISIGMA (billing) and NAVISION (accounting) in minimal time.
  • Created journal entries, invoices, and credit memos with little training and supervision.
May 2005 - Apr 2007

Weather Technician

US Air Force
  • Provided tailored meteorological, oceanographic, and environmental support to United States Special Operations Command with 98% accuracy rate and over 500 successful flying operations.
  • Responsible for resource protection of base assets worth over $15 billion.
  • Wrote operating instructions for meteorological training and equipment, ensured mission readiness.
  • Researched, prepared and presented weather seminars training fellow weather technicians, aircrew members, army and navy educating on the effects of the weather and how it impacted the mission.
  • Managed the company security program with a 95% error free rate and excellent inspection results.
  • Configured computers to new standards, verified software operability, resulted in mission continuance.
Oct 2002 - May 2005

Weather Technician

US Air Force
  • Analyzed forecast model data from the United Kingdom, German, and Air Force Weather offices.
  • Identified and developed severe weather parameters producing hazard charts for Europe and Africa.
  • Coordinated with regional forecasters in dissemination of weather information to 470 military and civilian installations in Europe, the Middle East, and Africa containing over $400 billion in resources.
  • Managed Web page design, production, and updates: disseminated mission essential information.
  • Researched weather phenomena and designed presentations to educate and train coworkers.

Education

Education
Feb 2008 - Present

Master of Arts

National University

Interest

  • Triathlons
  • Soccer
  • Reading
  • Skiing
  • Snowshoeing
  • Backpacking
  • Camping
  • Hiking

Summary

I am many things in life... Jack of all trades, and master of none and my resume reflects that. I have a passion for learning whatever I can, whenever I can. I love to travel and do so as often as possible. I can't wait to really get thrown into my new position and help the company grow into the leader in the business.

Marketing & Communication Plans

Certifications

Certifications

InDesign

National University

ASP.NET

National University

C#

National University

Secret

US Air Force