Work History

Work History
Jun 2014 - Present

Legal Assistant

John Foy and Associates
  • Gathering police reports, medical records and other supporting evidence.
  • Review, index, organize and summarize documents produced by other parties and medical health care providers.
  • Prepare demand packages and forward to insurance company or defense attorney.
  • Communicate and correspond with client about case status and preparation.
  • Perform legal research, bookkeeping and other general office tasks.
Jan 2013 - Present

Nonprofit Intern/Administrative Assistant

Party With A Purpose, Inc.
  • Assist with special event planning.
  • Provide support to program staff on special projects and initiatives.
  • Microsoft Office proficient.
  • Assist with general office tasks.
  • Answered telephone inquiries and resolved problems of clients.
  • Actively seek grant opportunities through the federal and state registers, corporate foundation sites, and the Foundation Center database.
  • Researched and contacted potential donors and grantors.
Apr 2013 - Sep 2013

Bank Teller

JP Morgan Chase
  • Receives checks, cash, bankcards or other negotiable instruments in payment of fees or charges; verifies amounts and endorsements; issues receipts.
  • Accepts checks for cashing; verifies endorsements and acceptability; makes change.
  • Enters transaction data on accounting system terminal; consults database to check status of financial accounts or verify information when necessary.
Jan 2010 - May 2011

Law Intern

Smith, Hall, Williams LLC.
  • Conducted legal research and writing.
  • Maintained records of progress for client cases.
  • Wrote reports of the cases and filed them for further use.
  • Assisted lawyers and legal advisors to ensure the efforts of case proceedings.
  • Provided support in various legal discussions and legal policy meetings.
  • Preparing Child Support worksheets, Parenting Plans, Financial Affidavits; keeping track of billable hours; handling discovery documents.
  • Answer inbound calls and make outbound calls to potential clients.

Education

Education
2013

M.P.A

Valdosta State University

Master of Public Administration

Concentrations: Nonprofit Management, Public Health, Grant Management

Pi Alpha Alpha 

2011

B.A

Valdosta State University

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science

Student Government Association, VSU Model UN, Mock Trial Association

Core competencies

Skills

  • Public Leadership
  • HR & Staff Management
  • Public Sector
  • Policy Analysis
  • Competive/Strategic Planning
  • Budgeting/Forecasting
  • Grant Writing/Management
  • Policy & Reform
  • Nonprofit Management
  • Banner Web Software