Kelli Leander

  • Rogers AR
Kelli Leander

Planning Assistant

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Feb 2014

Executive Assistant

Independent Quality Foods DBA iQ Foods

Responsible for creating a partnership with distribution locations and chain partners to collaborativly  provide a valued and trusted brand of CPGs.   Working closely with branch managers to provide strategic consultative leadership across all management levels. 

Lead team in attaining annual revenue and expense targets.  Developing yield reports for production goals. Analyzing inventory inbound and outbound for shipping cost logistics, forecasting sales for future cost savings programs.

Processing data entry of P & L reports, quickbooks data entry, reporting company travel expenses. 

Nov 2011 - Jun 2013

Project Coordinator 

National Cattlemen's Beef  Association (NCBA)

Establish financial goals and key objectives with the Executive Director to develop a Convenience Beef program.  Cultivating recipes, product packaging, potential  chain partnerships. Providing logistical planning and management support of a test market program for Convenience Beef.  Conducting qualitative research to assess age, gender, and current trends.

Working with suppliers to ensure delivery dates, procurement of product, secure financial promotional support, monitor effective impact of Convenience Beef program.  Provide feedback to Executive Director on the beef statainability. 

Conducted analysis of current tends and the changing CPG's to ensure improved industry sustainability.  


Aug 2004 - Jun 2009

Gym Manager / Daycamp Director

Siouxland Gymnastics

Manage compulsory level coaches, schedule meet appearances, assist in planning of home meet planning and execution.

Organize weekly lesson plans and individual goals for skill classes. Communicate with parents the individual gymnast's progress.

Organize summer camp goals and objectives, thematic units, field trips, and staff scheduling. Manage coaches and staff for summer program.

Oversee financial budgets, billing compliance, and contractual agreements.

Work with the children to provide a healthy and structured environment to develop and flourish.

Aug 2008 - Jun 2009

Long Term Subsitute

Sioux City School District

Communicated directly with parents to achieve success of individualized progress.  

Oversee educational, social, and relational experiences for children, through lesson planning, testing, and tactile experiences.

Conduct teaching standards through age appropriate structured and open learning environments.  Carrying out a strong teaching philosophy for structured curriculum and individualized performance goals, which comply with state and federal standards.

Collaborative  teaching/planning with other grade level professionals in the building.


Aug 2002 - Dec 2007

Bachelor of Science

University of South Dakota

Elementary Education



Proficient in Microsoft Office Products

Oklahoma Beef  Council 


Detailed and Organized

Strong written and oral skills


2009 - Present

Chair of Winter Dreams Fundriaser

Junior League Northwest Arkansas

Serving as Vice Chair and Chair of Winter Dreams 2012-2013.

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