Jennifer Keller

Jennifer Keller

Skill Sets

Upbeat and positive, with self acceptance and compassion, I am able to inspire people to be their most brilliant selves.

My passion is to powerfully lead with a playful, joyful nature that makes working together satisfying, productive and fun. I present with confidence and ease delivering information to empower individuals, highlight goodness and motivate higher learning.

* Over 20 years of Professional Experience * Artfully builds the skill, will and capabilities of individuals to reach their next level of highest best* Extensive expertise in assessing client needs, planning and managing process development and change facilitation* Demonstrates an exceptional work ethic with the ability to effectively manage multiple projects simultaneously and learn new technologies* Solid interpersonal skills centered on leading and supporting in a highly collaborative and service oriented manner* Proven ability to work in a stressful, fast-paced, multi-level environment with emphasis on timelines and delivery* Exceptionally strong written and verbal communication skillsEXPERIENCE IN:Elementary EducationBehavior ManagementClassroom ManagementCurriculum and Program DevelopmentWorksite Wellness Program ImplementationEstate/Property ManagementPersonal/Executive AssistantPersonal CoachingHolistic Healing

Work History

Work History
2010 - Present

Nacel Open Door

Nacel Open Door

A European non-profit aimed at helping students broaden their perspective of the world and gain practical experience living, working and learning in another culture.

Group Leader and TeacherJuly 2010

Created short term, US based educational programs for European students. Organized student housing, local travel, and cultural expeditions. Managed all in country facilitation and communications during visit. Taught English, life-skills, etiquette, and culture in both classroom and non-classroom settings.

•Earned parental commendation for dramatic improvement in student character •Improved student English proficiency by as much 35% in less than 4 weeks

Jan 2000 - Present

Jennifer Keller

Offering the gift of yoga and healing arts in preschool and elementary school classrooms, hospitals, yoga and dance studios, private homes and offices to promote optimal health and well being.

Teacher of Adult Yoga & Dance Classes; YogaKids Classes & Camps; Family Yoga Classes & Workshops; Partner Yoga Classes & Workshops. Facilitator of safe and fun learning environments for all ages to explore music, art, movement and creative self- expression.

• Currently teaching at Yoga of Sausalito

• Created and implemented Dance Around the World Camp an educational world dance experience — PeraDance Studios, Atlanta, Summer 2010

• Created and implemented Kids Circus Camp — East Lake Commons, Summer 2010

• The Children’s Garden Preschool, Inc., Atlanta, GA January 2009 – Winter 2010 Collaborated with Administration and Teaching Staff to develop and implement a Yoga and Creative Movement Program in alignment with their school values, thematic units and curriculum.

• Created and implemented Heartfelt Movement: an Enrichment Program for CHRIS Kids — Foster Care Children and At-Risk Atlanta Youth, Summer 2009

• Created and implemented Yoga Programs for Guests of the Men’s Homeless Shelter — Central Presbyterian Church: Central Night Shelter, Atlanta GA, Fall 2006 – Winter 2010

1993 - 2008

Elementary Education/Classroom Teaching

Fernbank Elementary : Atlanta GA2000 – 2008

First and Second Grade Teacher: Co-creator of Yoga Club program 

Grade level Chairperson: Facilitated team meetings and guided lesson planning

Student/Teacher Mentor: Provided guidance, leadership & university documentation for interning teacher

Murphy Candler Elementary: Lithonia, GA1996 – 2000

First and Second Grade Teacher: Led creation of after school Dance Club program

•Grade Level Chairperson: Facilitated team meetings and guided lesson planning

School Restructuring Committee: Developed school improvement plans

Quail Hollow Elementary: Wesley Chapel, FL1994 – 1996

Kindergarten Teacher: Collaborated to create multi-level curriculum based thematic units

Tampa Bay Academy, Riverview, FL1994 – 1996

GroupAdviser: Provided direct care,supervision and management of adolescents in a residential psychiatric treatment center; case management and crisis intervention

Mittye P Locke Elementary, Lutz FL 1993 - 1994

•Kindergarten Teacher: Planned lessons, provided instruction & classroom management for students

Skills

Skills

Yoga

  TRAINING / CERTIFICATIONS • Yoga Union NYC (w/ Allison West) Yoga Alliance Registered Yoga Teachers Training (200 Hours) • YogaKids International Tools for Schools — Associate Teacher Program, Foundations Training and   Advanced Training —Teacher Certification Programs • Yoga Trance Dance(w/Shiva Rea) Interweaving Yoga, Dance Meditation & Free-Form Movement • The Center for Inner Knowing Awareness Training,Team Leadership & Teachers Training • The Inner Natures Research Institute ReUnion Process Practitioner of Kinesiology Techniques • SQ Wellness Certified Practitioner of Rising Star - a healing modality and guided meditation   STATE CERTIFICATIONS Florida Teaching Certificate Grades P-6 Georgia Teaching Certificates Early Childhood, Elementary Grades, Middle Grades, Language Arts, Gifted   UNIVERSITY STUDIES Georgia State University 1998-1999 Literacy Collaborative, Effective Literacy Teaching In Primary Classrooms Saint Leo University  1988-1992  Bachelor of Arts, Elementary Education |Minor: Modern/ Classical Dance