Dominique Padgett

Dominique Padgett


A committed individual that is dedicated to working in the nonprofit and education industry to develop the lives of others while producing high quality, and detailed work. Particularly work interests includes: youth education, youth development, family services. Interested in academic success programs as well, and perhaps corporate development to help finance community programs.

Work experience

Work experience
Sep 2008 - Present

Tennis Instructor & Site Manager

Arthur Ashe Youth Tennis and Education
  • Implemented Learn 2 Serve program to large and small groups of students (aged 6-14) in the skills, fundamentals and rules of tennis as well as teaching life skills using drills
  • Provided structured, motivating, fun and safe tennis lessons to K-8 disadvantaged students
  • Maintained attendance records, progress, and data on students
  • Coordinated and supervised youth summer National Junior Tennis League (NJTL) tennis camps
  • Eased student’s frustration by providing support and encouragement
Jan 2010 - Present

Postsecondary Readiness Program Coordinator

Camden County College, Division of School Academic and Communtiy Programs

Responsibles include developing and implementing program including, all advising and academic/retentionservices for the population served (low-income and potential first-generation highschool juniors and seniors). These services include:• Academic, personal, social, and career counseling of the eligible and identied PREPparticipants• Recruits in the target high schools (all public Camden City high schools)• Supervise the Academic Year and Summer Academy

• Arrange and attend school visits, parent orientations, and other programmatic activities• Arranges for all materials to be delivered to students

• Meet with students make sure they are maintaining academic stratification  • Tracks and follow-up student course progress

• Researches and collaborates on grant proposals for funding sources

Aug 2008 - Dec 2009

Office Associate

Camden County College Institutional Research
  • Gathered alumni graduate surveys and compiled hundreds of data files utilizing Remark and SPSS statistical software
  • Assisted in distributing mailings, and organizing databases and files
  • Edited and formatted office documents and grant proposals
  • Researched potential funding sources for new grants and assisted with proposal development for program funding
  • Experienced writing a grant proposal for a federally funded program
  • Assisted with other office administrative duties
Jul 2008 - Aug 2008

Upward Bound SAT Math Instructor

Educational Advancement Alliance, Inc
  • Developed and implemented SAT Math curriculum with homework assignments for high school students
  • Prepared initial and final mock SAT test to analyze student’s improvements
  • Maintained a respectable relationship while instructing inner city high school students using various creative teaching methods


2009 - 2012

Master of Arts

Eastern University
2004 - 2008


Boston University