Aug 2008 - Present
Jan 2007 - Aug 2008
ESL teacher/Administrative Assistant
ESL teacher, public relations, marketing, administrative assistant, front office person; small business and worked a variety of positions during my tenure there.
Jan 2002 - Dec 2006
Public Relations, Marketing, Sales, Public Speaking, Travel, studied and learned to speak, read and write Spanish. Created newsletters, photographed people and places and learned the culture.
Mar 2001 - May 2002
Office duties, letter writing, answering phones, public relations, wrote press releases and news articles, voiced radio commercials, interviewed and screened clients, and planned annual events.
Aug 1997 - Feb 2001
Elementary School teacher
Private Elementary Schools
Planned and prepared classes, taught students a variety of subjects, public speaking, and planned field trips and events.
Apr 1995 - Apr 1997
Reported on all aspects of education; community college, school district meetings, school and student features; and feature stories in The Woodlands. Did layout, proofread and edited copy.
Mar 1992 - Apr 1995
Began as a reporter and was promoted to editor just 4 months of being hired. Scouted for stories, assigned stories and photos to a staff of 4 reporters and a photographer, interviewed sources, covered major events, edited all copy, designed newspaper on Mac Quark software, and proofread all pages before printing on a strict deadline.
Jan 1991 - Apr 1992
Ennis Daily News
As city reporter, covered all activities in the city; police beat, city council meetings, civic meetings, and wrote hundreds of people features.