Wrote briefs for community events and obituaries, sorted news tips and answered phone calls.
Gathered information the weekly entertainment calendar on local community events and surrounding areas.
Gathered information from local police stations for publication.
Proofread pages for grammatical errors, accuracy, and style.
Program Coordinator/Inventory Clerk
Community Resource Project
Wrote procedures for various tasks and researched for product reliability, cost and energy efficiency for the non-profit organization.
Oversaw expenditures of multi-million dollar contracts, analyzing cost, and wrote procurement procedures.
Created spreadsheets of various logs to track information and accuracy of all purchase orders on Excel.
Evaluated bids to make sure they met government standards and negotiated price with vendors to reduce cost of products saving the non-profit money.
Created monthly reports on department goals and quarterly inventory reports.
Coordinated with vendors to have work completed on a timely basis.
Trained and supervised several employees.
Determined eligibility of clients/applicants using sensitive information for the Healthy Families Program.
Performed various data entry and call center duties in both English and Spanish.
Over three years working as a freelance writer.
Authored several front page articles on community events for a 25,000 circulation daily newspaper.
Provided in-depth coverage of local entertainment events including many musical theater, artists, and musicians.
Formulated key questions for interviews to arrive at key points for an effective story line.
Sought out innovative and creative ways to report on community events for the readers.
BA with minor in English
Yuba Community College