Masters in Teaching and Learning
Western Michigan University
Jim Verdon recommendation
Jodi Stewart recommendation
Craig Reed recommendation
Graduated Magna Cum Laude
Phi Theta Kappa
WMU Dean's List
As an instructor for the AEEI program, able to communicate effectively with people from various socio-economical and ethnical backgrounds to ensure they receive the best training. • Prepared lessons and assignments and facilitated these lessons so students from disadvantaged backgrounds could improve their computer skills to help secure employment. • As an Education Specialist at Michigan Works!, facilitate learning through workshop format using motivation and encouragement. • Advise customers in career development to best meet their needs and goals. • Conduct research dealing with career change/development; analyzed data, then collaborated with co-instructor on best practice and wrote training booklet together. • Unwavering in my belief to put the students' and customers' needs first and find any solution to help them secure employment.
Dedicated, ambitious and personable Educational Professional with demonstrated achievement in curriculum development, workshop facilitation and student success. Strong command of verbal and written communication, along with exceptional interpersonal skills, ensures a positive learning environment for all students, colleagues and the community. Proven people-centered leadership skills, combined with ability to motivate others to their full potential; offering my skills and experience to make a valuable contribution to your organization.
Based on Tom Rath's book, Strength Finders 2.0, the strengths that make me stand out from others include: