Education

Education
Aug 2008 - Dec 2010

Bachelors

Washington State University

Work History

Work History
May 2010 - Present

Business Development Coordinator

Renton Honda

-Generated income through multiple marketing tactics.

-Compared competition’s pricing structure to insure best customer value.

-Developed local advertising including digital and print media.

-Grew recurring customer base through a preventative maintenance program.

-Coordinated multiple shop schedules while delivering customer service at a high level.

Oct 2007 - Feb 2011

Barista

Barnes & Noble

-Food/drink preparation

-Prompt customer service

-Cashier

-Opener/closer.

Aug 2009 - Dec 2010

Manager

Basilios Italian Cafe

-Managed a team of 12-15 front of house staff members and coordinated back of house operations.

-Insured customer service while training new team members.

-Balanced daily receipts and cash tills.

-Responsible for opening and close of restaurant.

-Oversaw and planned catered events including setup, teardown, food prep and service.

Objective

I am seeking employment relating to my academic studies and work experience in the field of public relations and project management.Employment that would lead to a challenging career is a personal priority.I pride myself on being honest, dependable and loyal.Having the ability to accept new challenges, the ability to adjust to changes, and being a consistent contributing team player on and off the job.

Project Experience

Fall 2010Palouse Industries

Campaign Proposal for pro bono client Palouse Industries. Campaign focus was on community mobilization and research included focus groups and a polling. Presented campaign to Palouse Industries at the end of the semester.

Fall 2010Palouse On The House 

Palouse On The House blog with Twitter and Facebook accounts -over 800 Facebook followers. Blog focus was on free events, food, and entertainment in and around Pullman, WA. Created video and audio clips along with event reviews.

Summer 2010Compass Housing Alliance

Developed a media kit and strategic plan for mock client Compass Housing Alliance. Media kit includes media list, fact sheet, backgrounder, and newsletter. Digital strategy included.

Volunteer Experience

-Kent Lutheran Church – Local and global involvement including a 20 day missionary trip to Africa

-Lutheran Campus Ministry WSU – Various Campus focused activities

-Woodland Park Zoo – Volunteer store cashier and children’s activity coordinator

-American Cancer Society - Relay for Life organizer and participant