Work History

Work History
Dec 2009 - Present

Job Specialist

FRIENDS OUTSIDE LOS ANGELES COUNTY

Developed employment opportunities for program participants that are affected by incarceration, broker’s job placements and acted as a liaison to the business community to ensure successful employment relationships for both the employer and the job seeker. Developed and provided training as necessary. Analyzed labor market data to identify industries or occupations with growth in openings and employment potential. Promoted partnerships with local government agencies, businesses, industry, labor, and community/faith-based organization. Interview employers/clients to determine needs, provided assistant and guidance relating to the interview process. Developed job opportunities for clients and acted a liaison between the employer and clients. Provides referrals to community partner/agencies/resources as necessary.

Jan 2009 - Dec 2009

Employment Specialist

Skid Row Development Corporation

Developed employment opportunities for program participants, broker’s job placements and acted as a liaison to the business community to ensure successful employment relationships for both the employer and the job seeker. Developed and provided training as necessary. Analyzed labor market data to identify industries or occupations with growth in openings and employment potential. Promoted partnerships with local government agencies, businesses, industry, labor, and community/faith-based organization. Interview employers/clients to determine needs, provided assistant and guidance relating to the interview process. Developed job opportunities for clients and acted a liaison between the employer and clients. Provides referrals to community partner/agencies/resources as necessary.

Education

Education
Mar 2007 - Present

State Certifications

  • Personal and professional development skills
  • Peer to peer counseling, mentoring
  • Community building and enhancement training
  • Diversity and multi-cultural training
  • Public speaking training for diverse audiences
  • Speech preparation and speech writing
  • Conflict resolution 
Mar 2010 - Present

Counseling Instruction

The Chicago School of Professional Psycholoy at Southern California

Certifications

Certifications

Certifications
Mar 2007 - Present

Community Safety Specialist / Violence Prevention Strategics

Non-Traditional Leadership Institute
Jun 2007 - Present

Toastmasters International

Non-Traditional Leadership Institute
Jul 2008 - Present

Conflict Analysis

The United States Institute Of Peace
Mar 2010 - Present

Crisis Intervention Training (CIT)

The Chicago School of professional Psyhology at Souther California