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Allison Smith

Coordinator with Experience in Education

Work History



Continuing Legal Education Society of British Columbia
  •  Liaises with other department members to ensure that conference materials are current, accurate, and complete.
  • Enters and maintains computer records of volunteer activity.
  • Maintains files of all original materials and of correspondence.
  • Distributes course materials electronically to faculty and registrants.
  • Assists colleagues with additional tasks and works in coordination with different members of the course programs department.

Placement Test Administrator

Alexander College
  • Administered and assessed English and Math placement tests for new students entering the school.
  • Recorded and managed all administrative forms related to the English and Math admission process.
  • Acted as a member to various committees that set out to revise admission policies.
  • Worked in collaboration with various governing bodies at the school, including: the college president, English department head, and college directors.

Tutor and Administration Assistant

Alexander College Simon Fraser University Simon Fraser University
  • Organized and promoted the start-up of a new writing centre by engaging with the international student community through orientations and in-class workshops.
  • Established and maintained professional relationships with students and faculty.
  • Tutored students one-on-one and taught workshops in a class room setting.
  • Provided students with referrals to academic advisers and counselors when students required additional resources.
  • Trained new tutors at the writing centre and coordinated tutoring appointments and workshops.
  • Generated statistics of student involvement which were included in proposals for further resources and funding.

Research Assistant

Simon Fraser University
  • Wrote and designed content for an interactive web application that explores the artistic creative process.
  • Developed proposals and pitches to acquire funding for research projects at Simon Fraser University.
  • Developed excellent verbal communication skills from giving public lectures on research projects and liaising with fellow attendees at conferences.


Bachelor of Arts, Simon Fraser University, 2011. (Philosophy)