Work History

Work History
Nov 2010 - Present

Assistant Fund Manager

Kavli Institute for Brain and Mind

  • Authorize and calculate business travel and event reimbursements using index and account codes through database programs and UCSD fiscal systems

  • Manage and create H-1B and J-1 visas for any new, foreign scientists entering our institute

  • Assist research professionals in completing their paperwork for postdoctoral appointments and reappointments, visiting scholar appointments, or title changes

  • Write the initial basis for our researchers' recommendation and promotional letters

Education

Education

Professional Affiliation

Delta Sigma Pi | Co-ed Business Fraternity

America's Foremost Professional Business Fraternity

Vice President of Corporate Relations 

June 2011 - Present

Fundraising Chair

January 2011 - Present

  • Brainstorm test ideas through trial and error to determine the most effective profit-maximizing methods
  • Market research to estimate initial sale prices and expected net profit
  • Successfully raised a 60% increase in net profit from the previous Fundraising Chair
  • Plan and organize the execution of each fundraising event for assigned committees and collegiate members

Leadership Experience

Admit Day | University of California, San Diego

April 2010 - April 2011

  • Decorated John Muir College of UCSD through hours of drawing posters, writing signs, and setting up visuals
  • Gave Muir College-based and UCSD-based tours to more than 10 groups of prospective students and their parents
  • Led over 50 volunteers in preparation for the event through a self-organized instructional meeting

Earth Club | Katella High School

September 2007 - June 2008

  • Re-established Earth Club at Katella High School and recruited over 50 dedicated members
  • Broke through the developmental stages of a new organization by re-defining club goals and appointing strongly motivated members to the executive board to carry out the purpose of club activities
  • Organized community service events by contacting multiple volunteering organizations and charities

Link Crew | Katella High School

September 2006 - June 2008

  • Mentored groups of 8 incoming high school students through individual experience, bonding activities, and mandatory discussions based on the Link Crew program manual given to each Student Leader
  • Prepared and motivated each group in adapting to their new learning environment

Skills

Skills

Chinese

  Mandarin Basic writing (simplified characters) Basic oral  

Chinese

Fluent in Cantonese