Affiliations

  • Beta Eta chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma – International honor society for women in education
  • Phi Theta Kappa – International Honor Society of Two Year Colleges
  • Certified Employee Benefit Specialist (CEBS), successfully completed the defined benefit and defined contribution exams – January 1992
  • Seven Habits of Highly Effective People training through Farmington Public Schools – March/April 2000
  • Farmington Public Schools Leadership Academy I, 2000-2001
  • Michigan Institute of Educational Management (MIEM)

Objective

To obtain a position in a human resource department for a public school district in which I can utilize my skills in training and development to increase the knowledge base of all staff members.

Summary

ProfileWork well as part of a team and as an individualAble to integrate and utilize new information quicklyProficient in computer skills, both software and hardwareHighly organized and dedicated with a positive mental attitudeGood written, oral and interpersonal communication skillsAble to assume responsibility with little or no supervisionWork well in a fast paced, multi-tasked environment

Work History

Work History
Aug 2007 - Present

Executive Assistant

Farmington Public Schools
  • Coordinate assistant superintendent’s schedule
  • Assist assistant superintendent with communications, phone contacts and reports
  • Schedule/coordinate meetings for elementary and secondary principals, instructional leaders, District
  • Student Achievement Team, Learning Configurations and Facilities Studies committee, high school and middle school restructuring committees, grade appeals, and former Galileo leaders
  • Oversee dual enrollment for high school students
  • Coordinate student teacher placement and records
  • Oversee summer workshops
  • Update instructional administrative/department advisors list
  • Interact with parents, staff, students, community members regarding instructional issues
  • Prepare check request, student teacher stipend payments, instructional itinerant staff mileage requests
  • Central Office SYSOP – training on new and existing software applications and uses of district hardware and software
Jul 2006 - Aug 2007

Special Education Student InformationTechnician

Farmington Public Schools
  • Data recording of student individualized education programs (IEP), multidisciplinary evaluation team (MET) summaries, and Manifestations
  • Maintain Skyward database
  • Special education student count and verification of information
  • Special education new referrals and transfer enrollments
  • Records requests for special education students
  • Maintain Special education student records
  • Student referral services for Oakland County
  • Special projects for department
  • Support to supervisors of special education
Aug 1999 - Jul 2006

Computer/Media Tech

Farmington Public Schools
  • Building support for computer network
  • Troubleshooting all hardware and/or software problems
  • Onsite training of staff to support use of hardware, software and network operation
  • Working with Building Technology Team on integration of technology into curriculum
  • Working with staff and parents on Web Page development
  • Assisting teachers with student learning in the Computer Lab
  • Use and training of audio/video equipment
  • Using Skyward to maintain student network agreement and web permission information
  • Building inventory of technology equipment
  • District training of staff in uses of Excel, Word and various elementary software
  • Training staff, students and parents on technology uses
Aug 1999

Elementary Secretary

Farmington Public Schools
  • Typing, filing, answering phones, ordering supplies, check request, various errands
  • Student Count reports, maintaining and purging of confidential student records
  • Word processing of letters, newsletters, annual reports and government forms
  • Maintaining client contact
  • Microsoft Office Products (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access), Microsoft Works, SASI, Bi-Tech software for purchase orders
  • Using various office machines (copier, postage machine, ten-key calculator, fax machine)
  • Preparing purchase requisitions, weekly payables
  • Created electronic database for monthly house count report
  • Contact with students, parents and community members.
1996 - 1997

Accounts Payable Clerk part-time

Star Cutter Company
  • Match invoices to services/supplies received
  • Determine account for payment
  • Track shipments to other divisions
1986 - 1996

Acutarial Consultant

Jeffrey L. Sinclair & Company
  • Administration of defined benefit and defined contribution pension plans
  • All phases of plan administration from design and implementation to annual valuations and government forms preparation
  • Responsible for interviewing and training new personnel
1993 - 1994

Clerk/Typist I

City of Farmington Hills

• Using various office machines (copier, postage machine, ten-key calculator, fax machine)• Preparing purchase requisitions, weekly payables• Created electronic database for monthly house count report

• Typing, filing, answering phones, ordering supplies, check request, various errands

1980 - 1986

Pension Consultant

Midwest Pension Actuaries, Inc.
  • Administration of defined benefit and defined contribution pension plans
  • All phases of plan administration from design and implementation to annual valuations and government forms preparation
  • Maintain client contact
1978 - 1979

Disability Clerk

Aetna Life and Casualty
  • Process disability payment checks for claimants
  • Typing
  • Filing
  • Answering phones

Education

Education
Sep 2008 - Present

Oakland University
Jun 1996

Associates Degree - Applied Science