Work History

Work History
Feb 2011 - Present

Co-Owner / Nutrition Consultant

Vitality House Cafe

Works in conjunction with the executive chef creating healthier dining out options. Analyzes menus and recipes. Creates nutritional information pamphlets for customers. Available for individual consultation and meal planning.

Feb 2008 - Feb 2011

Accounting Assistant

Treatment Equipment Company

Worked directly with the CFO to assist with general accounting and finances. In charge of accounts receivables, accounts payable, payroll and other office projects as needed.

Jul 2006 - Dec 2007

Front Desk/ Membership Sales

Power Play Fitness

Front desk administrator and membership hospitality. Gave facility tours to prospective customers and sold memberships.

Education

Education
Jun 2010 - Present

MS Human Environmental Sciences

University of Alabama (Distance)
Jan 2005 - Dec 2007

BA

Southern Methodist University

Skills

Skills

Staff Management

Experience in staff management including, scheduling labor, recruiting, interviewing and hiring new team members. Strong leadership and communication skills. Skilled in conflict resolution.

Basic Accounting/ Business Management

Strong proficiency in Quickbooks. Ability to manage financial information as related to day to day business functions such as, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable, Payroll, Tax Filing. Strong skills in managing office projects.

Interpersonal Relationships

Ability to build strong interpersonal relationships. Ability to work with others in a productive manner.

Time Management/ Organization

Strong organizational and time management skills. Ability to take on multiple projects.  

Technological Proficiency

Extensive technological proficiency including select nutritional analysis software. Ability to understand new technology. Proficiency in Microsoft Office; including Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Publisher. 

Objective

To obtain a position in a rewarding and challenging atmosphere in which I can utilize my acquired knowledge and skills in nutrition and dietetics. To administer nutritional therapy and offer nutrition advice and counsel upon achieving Registered Dietician status. 

Summary

Upon completing the graduate program and receiving an MS in Nutrition along with a DPD Verification Statement, my short term goals are to secure a local dietetic internship position. After completion of the internship and gaining eligibility to take the Registered Dietician exam, my long term goals are to become a practicing registered dietician with a specialization in weight management and sports nutrition.

Interest

Strong interest and study in nutrition for wellness and weight management.

Extended interest in health, fitness and wellness.

Enjoys learning about human body processes, especially as they pertain to nutrition and fitness.

Certifications

Certifications
May 2009 - Present

Providing Dietary Guidance

The Cooper Institute
Mar 2011 - Present

Nutrition and Wellness Consultant

American Fitness Professionals and Associates

References

References

Robin McAdams

Larry North

Mike Nimon