Aspirations and Goals

Aspiring to be a Latin teacher at the secondary level. Also seeking to translate the Septuagint and New Testament from Greek as well as various Latin texts.

Developing leadership skills to lead a local synagogue; Interested in becoming a Torah Teacher at a synagogue or ministry.

Education

Education
Aug 2012 - May 2016

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)

The University of Georgia
Minor: Classical Culture
Jan 2008 - Jan 2012

Brookwood High School
Jan 2008 - Jan 2008

Norcross High School

Work History

Work History
Jan 2013 - Apr 2013

Student Employee

University of Georgia Food Services

▪ Worked with caterers and other students to prepare food for campus eateries and catering events ▪ Organized the kitchen with a team of student employees ▪ Managed all orders for campus eateries

Nov 2010 - Mar 2011

Assistant Manager

Gwinnett County Elections Office

▪ Facilitated the Poll Manager in maintaining order in the polling precinct ▪ Helped other Poll Officials correctly and precisely complete their duties in the most efficient way possible ▪ Assisted voters in the process in order to make sure their experience was brief and fulfilling

Nov 2010 - Nov 2010

Poll Official

Gwinnett County Elections Office

▪ Operated machines that checked for legitimacy of registered voters ▪ Helped guide a voter to his or her correct polling location if a voter was not at the correct precinct ▪ Cleaned the voting machines

Skills

Skills

Latin

Biblical Hebrew

Greek

Microsoft Office

Typing

Tutoring

English grammar

Current Projects

Torah Translation and Commentary

December 2014-Present

  • Translation of the first five books of the Bible with emphasis on grammar
  • Textual criticism notes by comparing the Greek Septuagint and the Latin Vulgate and other manuscripts to the Hebrew Masoretic Text.

The Name of God

October 2014

  • Video project where I discuss the grammatical reasons for why the current text's pronunciation of the name of God is not invalid.

Honors & Awards

Presidental Scholar

University of Georgia

December 2013

College Greek Exam Award

May 2013

Dean’s List

University of Georgia

December 2012

Advanced Placement Scholar with Distinction

College Board

July 2012

Interests

  • Latin
  • Translation
  • Greek
  • Hebrew
  • Pedagogy
  • Languages
  • Classical Culture
  • Textual criticism