Craig Whitehouse


Energetic and enthusiastic professional skilled at managing multiple projects in fast-paced environments while utilizing excellent problem-solving and critical thinking skills. Adept at quickly learning new procedures and techniques. Ability to foster strong work habits, team leadership and unity. Additional core competencies include:

  • Customer Service -- Committed to serving customer needs and creating unique and positive experiences. 
  • Project Coordination -- Acquired from serving as Project Coordinator, managing various projects at Related Recycling. 
  • Teaching, Training & Development -- Certified Teacher experienced in providing individual and group art instruction for youths and adults. Includes art studios and elementary after-school programs. 
  • Supervisory Skills -- Accustomed to managing small staffs to ensure deadlines and objectives are met.
  • Team-Oriented -- Able to interact with individuals of all levels and implement creative and innovative solutions to achieve organizational goals. Thrive independently as well. 


2005 – 2009

Good Dirt Ceramic Center

Instructor/Studio Assistant    510 North Thomas Street, Athens, Georgia    Phone: (706) 355-3161

  • Managed all aspects of the ceramic studio during shifts. Duties included mixing glazes, reclaiming clay, organizing materials, loading, firing and unloading pottery kilns, and assisting students and potential clients.
  • Developed and implemented various art lesson plans for students at Good Dirt Summer Camps.
  • Lead assistant instructors and groups of 10 to 30 students on how to properly execute art activities.


2001 – 2009

Espresso Royale Caffé

Shift Supervisor/Lead Barista      297 East Broad Street, Athens, Georgia    Phone: (706) 613-7449

2007 – 2008

The National

Bartender                                                                    232 Hancock Avenue, Athens, Georgia    Phone: (706) 549-3450

2005 – 2008

283 Bar

Bartender    283 East Broad Street, Athens, Georgia    Phone: (706) 208-1283

  • Promoted Monday nights at 283 Bar and increased sales to regularly surpass highest grossing weekend nights.
  • Trained and supervised staff members, maintained tea and point of sales inventory, managed vendor deliveries, and carried out opening and closing procedures for Espresso Royale Caffe.
  • Assisted in establishing a bar clientele during the start-up of The National, a fine-dining restaurant located in Athens, Georgia


2007 – 2009

Republic Salon

Guest Services Coordinator    312 East Broad Street, Athens, Georgia    Phone: (706) 208-5222

2006 – 2008

Related Recycling

Project Coordinator    22 Chestnut Oak Run, Athens, Georgia    Phone: (706) 224-1601

  • Operated multi-line phone system, scheduled appointments, guided clients in choosing proper services and provided price estimates, and maintained product stock for Republic Salon.
  • Initiated and directed an arts program at Republic Salon to highlight and sell the work of local artists.
  • Assisted with design, development, and start-up operations for a recycler of construction waste.



Work experience

Work experience
2005 - 2008


283 Bar