James Samuelson

Work History

Work History
Sep 1997 - Jun 2007

Underwriter

Wells Fargo bank
Jun 2000 - May 2002

Grant writer

Worked with state and federal government in implamenting non child left behind as well as private and public grants for schools throughout the United States. Managed 3 employees. principal job duties consisted of recognizing federal and state oppertunites for funds for schools who were in need of funds for developing reading and writing programs at their schools. 

Education

Education
Apr 2008 - Apr 2009

Masters

American Public University

Concentration in international security policy and also non-profit state and federal policy

Sep 2005 - Dec 2007

Bachelors Degree

Graduated with a Political Science degree with a concentration in International Security Policy and Non-Profit Policy.

Skills

Skills

canvasing/fundraising

worked with severl different issues areas such as enviromental, energy and human rights campaigns as canvaser and also fund raiser during summer breaks from college and between semesters at college.  Have worked in various areas of the U.S such as South carolina and AZ.   Worked as campaign manager for local election for 2 terms. Served as communications director and policy advisor on local issues such as building, labor, community involvment.

Objective

Public Policy or lobbyist for NGO as policy advisor or communications specialist