Work History

Work History
May 2011 - Apr 2012

President

Undergraduate Student Association, University at Buffalo

The Student Association is the undergraduate student government at the University at Buffalo, State University of New York. The goal of the Student Association is to provide a better the university experience of all undergraduate students by representing students to university administrators and advocate for their needs while providing an enjoyable and rewarding experience through limitless services, opportunities, events and club organizations.Responsibilities:

  • Elected to serve as the Chief Executive Officer to represent 18,000+ undergraduate students
  • Managed and allocate a $3.8 Million budget by ensuring responsible spending while fulfilling the needs of the diverse target market 
  • Analyzed current situations affecting students and communicate with senior university leaders to formulate feasible student friendly solutions based on conducted research
  • Oversaw and participated in the planning, implementation and evaluation of SA events, activities and services that better the university student experience and create brand equity
  • Created and enforced policies and workflow structure to promote long term stability of SA 
  • Hired, trained, managed and provided direction for 6 professional and 120 student staff members
  • Provided 130+ SA clubs with guidance to achieve their individual and organizational goals
  • Collaborated with organizations for sponsorship opportunities and promotional partnerships
  • Prepared reports and documents to communicate the vision and functions of the organization
  • Served on a variety of administrative boards and committees as a UB student representative including Sub Board, I Inc. Board of Directors, Intercollegiate Athletic Board, Spectrum Board of Directors, SUNY Student Assembly, University Provost Search Committee, SA Senate, and Presidential Inauguration Committee
Jan 2009 - May 2011

Senior Community Assistant

University Village at Sweethome, American Campus Communities

The University Village at Sweethome is a student housing apartment complex owned and operated by American Campus Communities, located less than a mile from the University at Buffalo’s North Campus.

Responsibilities: 

  • Personally generated $1.1 Million+ in sales during the 2010-11 lease term as top leasing agent
  • Delivered exceptional customer service while identifying specific needs of customers 
  • Trained new hires to enhance performance and experience seamless assimilation
  • Exercised good judgment when responding to emergency situations after hours
  • Fulfilled administrative tasks such as filtering high call volume, record keeping and scheduling
  • Organized, implemented and executed programming events to motivate residents while creating a sense of community
  • Researched and analyzed competitors strategies to remain ahead of the market’s curve via a market survey
  • Initiated and completed leasing, marketing and promotional endeavors
May 2010 - Apr 2011

Academic Council Coordinator

Undergraduate Student Association, University at Buffalo

The Academic Council of UB's Student Association consists of clubs of an academic nature which allow students to meet other students of their major or interest of study. Academic clubs allow students to continue their learning outside of the classroom and network with professors and professionals, while participating in practical or simply fun events and programs that give students a break from their course load.

Responsibilities:

  • Elected to oversee the functions of 25+ academically focused clubs
  • Provided academic clubs with guidance to achieve their personal and organizational goals
  • Guided each Club’s Executive Board through Student Association policies and procedures
  • Organized events and programs to enhance activities for council members
  • Served as a Senator and member of the Finance Committee to oversee budgetary procedures

Education

Education