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Education

Work experience

Sales Associate

West Virginia University Bookstore

Coordinated online orders and shipping.  Managed multiple transactions daily.  Greeted and helped customers with their shopping needs.

May 2009Aug 2009

Legal Assistant

Home Team Title

Scheduled and organized appointments daily.  Greeted and received clients.  Transcribed over 400 legal documents and expedited over 800 legal documents.  Designed and organized a filing system for old and unused legal documents. 

May 2008Aug 2008

Companion

Rockville Recreation and Parks

Supervised three to four children with special needs integrating them into main stream camps.  Created daily lesson plans catering to each child's individual needs.

May 2007Aug 2007

Sales Associate

Bed Bath & Beyond

Managed multiple transactions daily, including handling cash sums upwards of $2,500.  Conceptualized marketing placement decisions regarding merchandise. 

Skills

Microsoft Office
I am proficient in Microsoft Office including Excel, Project, PowerPoint and Word. 

References

Jan Golden

My former superior at Rockville Recreation & Parks Summer Camp

Robert Moses

My former superior at Home Team Title

Writing Samples

Global Issues Club

Certifications

CPR & First Aid

The Red Cross

My Resume

Summary

Based on my education, my work experience as well as my volunteer work, my abilities as an organized and efficient professional can be seen.  

Volunteer Work

Global Issues Club

I am a member of the Global Issues Club which is a University Organization which helps raise awareness for environmental issues.  I organized over 15 recycling events throughout West Virginia University.  I obtained sponsorship from local businesses in Morgantown, West Virginia.

Adaptive Physical Education

I worked one-on-one with children with special needs for the Monongalia School System in West Virginia.

Welcome

Welcome to my electronic portfolio! My name is Megan Cowles and I am graduating from West Virginia University in August of 2010, with a Bachelor of Arts  in Communication Studies.  If you have any questions feel free to contact me, my information is listed above.  Thank You

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