Work History

Work History


Craig Whitlock
  • Generated new business and increased visibility by making phone calls to new leads
  • Responded to unsatisfied customers and their needs in an urgent and professional manner
  • Led the telemarketing group for one month in “Potential Customers Obtained” with over 20+ leads

Team Leader/ Team Supervisor

Boiler Gold Rush
  • Supervised 6 Team Leaders and their 8-10 new students
  • Interviewed and assisted in selecting 420 Team Leaders out of a pool of greater than 1,000 applicants
  • Created and Implemented training and development devices
  • Became well versed in University procedure and policy
  • Kept participants on schedule while advising and directing all activities during Boiler Gold Rush
  • Led discussions and facilitated activities to promote the importance of diversity and understanding
  • Prepared a professional presentation for a mid-level leadership position
Jun 2010 - Aug 2010

Summer Intern

American Cancer Society
  • Effectively communicated with a wide variety of individuals as a result of running the front desk
  • Served patrons by greeting, making appointments, and filling out paper work
  • Enhanced written and verbal communication skills while advocating for the Making Strides Against Breast Cancer
  • Collaborated with Income Development Reps for Relay for Life facilitating in-office and on-site preparations
  • Independently researched sponsorship opportunities and facts for informational display


Aug 2007 - May 2011


Purdue University


  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suit
  • Familiar with Wordpress and Dreamweaver (HTML)
  • Skilled with social and professional media tools: Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn



My name is Kathryn Check and this is my professional portfolio. I am a senior in Communication, focusing on Human Relations at Purdue University. While at Purdue I have been fortunate enough to receive an amazing education and be a part of outstanding programs and activities.I have a passion for people and hope to become a recruiter after I graduate.

In my portfolio I have highlighted my professional, educational and extracurricular experiences. Please enjoy!

Leadership Experience

  • Lambda Pi Eta (Purdue Communication Honors Society President ( 2010-2011)
  • Conversation Partner Volunteer with the International Center of West Lafayette (2011)
  • Public Relations Committee member for Purdue University Dance Marathon (2009-2010)
  • Ambassadors for Children Purdue Chapter Member (2009-2010)


Writing/Presentation Samples