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Summary

  • A Public Health program assistant who provides support, health education and resources for healthy living
  •  A skilled Community Health specialist worker who contributes to community health with Methods and Materials in Health Education, Women's Health, Family Theories and Patterns
  • Fluent in Krio; a language understood by West African countries like Sierra Leone, Nigeria and Cameroun
  • Taught camp ideals such as leadership, safety during sports , rules and regulation, proper etiquette, health habits, teamwork and love of outdoors
  • Professionally involved in volunteer advocacy and activities that developed creative methods of obtaining money for future events, Educated others on the effects of substance abuse, promoted a safer, healthier method of alcohol consumption, advertised organization using signs, posters etc at various job fairs and planned events and shows to encourage community involvement

Work History

Nov 2015Sep 2016

Before After School Enrichment Teacher

Y in Central MD Monarch Global Academy  
  • Assisted site director to prep free lunch bags for about 163 school age children
  • Led school age children in 30 min segments of aerobic exercise
  • Helped a class of Third graders complete Math, English and Science homework
June 2014Sep 2015

Market Staff / Line Cook

Ris at Union Market 
  • Worked as a Market team member and attend to approximately 50 people per shift including children ages 5-15, family members,  DC residents and other vendors ensuring that they find food items in the shop easily
  • Answered customers questions and suggested special sales and holiday promotions
  • Developed promotional  materials and activities to present to customers
  • Logged end of shift money transaction, receipt paperwork after shop closing
  • Presented money bag locked in safe to the bank clerk before the next shop business day .
Apr 2008Apr 2013

Direct Support Professional 

St. John Community Services
  • Worked as a Direct Support Professional at a day program for the developmental disabled
  • Assisted Registered Nurse with Medication, CPR and First Aid services
  • Worked with Speech Pathologist to create hearing and speech objectives for individuals
  • Worked with occupational therapist to provide individuals aged 21-65 years with care
Sep 2011Dec 2011

Public Health Intern 

City of Greenbelt GAIL Program
  • Worked with Resource Advocate to help the elderly at Green Ridge apartment receive Community health, Social Services , free farmers market produce (mixed vegetables, fresh fruits) and more
  • Helped register elderly residents for Medicare Part D, 20-50% Greenbelt Prescription Cards, Energy and more
  • Coordinated events like free flu clinic, mental health screenings and more
  • Planned a city wide Flu Immunization Clinic in partnership with the Prince George's Health Department and used Survey Monkey to log the program "Satisfaction" evaluation. 
  • Used the Well Source, Inc computerized Personal Wellness Profile as a tool to implement employee wellness, promoting it confidentiality in determining a personalized health risk assessment.
  • Raised health awareness by writing articles for the City of Greenbelt Green Ridge House Gazette and GAIL Guide

 

Jun 2007Jul 2007

Summer Camp Group Aid

Parks and Recreation MNCPPC, Columbia Park Elementary School
  • Worked with 25 children ages 5-15, ensuring their safety during sports
  • Taught camp ideals such as leadership,  teamwork and love of outdoors
  • Developed agenda and camp rules and regulation
  • Taught proper etiquette and health habits
Aug 2006May 2007

Clerical Support (Work Study)

Prince George's Community College Counseling Services 
  • Assisted Counseling Services at campus events and workshops
  • Posted counseling services' flyers on campus bulletin boards for special events
  • Worked closely with the administrative clerk in performing office support for the counseling services office, including filing, copying, and searching the web for information on specific topics
  • Was responsible for answering important office phone calls

Honors, Activities and Professional Involvement: 

Prince George's Community College | Member Awards| 2006 - 2009

  • The African, Latin, Asian, Native American experience (ALANA)
  • The Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics Collegian Center (STEM)
  • Apartment and Office Building Association Scholar (AOBA)

University of Maryland College Park | Member Awards| 2009 - 2011

  • Public Health Student Organization (PHEAR)
  • Public Health Garden
  • African Student Association