Kylie Phillips

  • Naperville, Illinois
  • (630) 391-1842
  • kylie.phillips92@gmail.com
Kylie Phillips

Passionate about education and volunteering, Kylie hopes to use her leadership and organizational skills in order to improve the lives of others.

Education

Education
Aug 2012 - May 2015

Bachelors in Arts of Education

Roosevelt University
  • B.A. in Education 3.96/4.0 GPA
  • Honors College Student
  • English concentration
Aug 2007 - May 2011

High School Degree

Naperville North High School
  • High school diploma 3.8/4.0 GPA
  • National Honor Society
  • German National Honor Society
  • Illinois State Scholar

Certifications

Certifications
Aug 2015 - Present

Professional Educator's License

Illinois State Board of Education
  • Kindergarten-9th grade certified
  • English/language arts endorsement

Work History

Work History
Aug 2013 - Jan 2015

Orientation Leader

Roosevelt University Center for Student Involvement
  • Acclimated new students to life at Roosevelt through engaging and informative activities
  • Served as a role model and friendly helper to new students
  • Developed teambuilding skills by working with and relying on other orientation leaders
  • Represented Roosevelt University in a positive light
Sep 2014 - Dec 2014

Research Assistant

Roosevelt University
  • Collaborated with Dr. Tammy Oberg De La Garza to publish scholarly articles concerning ELL/Bilingual students
  • Aided Dr. Oberg De La Garza with textbook selection for future courses
Feb 2014 - Dec 2014

National Convention Steering Committee Member

Alpha Phi Omega
  • Collaborated with committee members to create convention for over 2,000 Brothers
  • Maintained and staffed hospitality and family activity service table
  • Provided information to guests
  • Managed volunteers
May 2014 - Aug 2014

Camp Counselor

Campfire USA
  • Designed and implemented weekly schedule of game, craft, and nature activities for campers
  • Established relationships with campers ages 6-12 and fellow camp counselors
  • Led groups of 5-12 campers every week
May 2013 - May 2014

Chapter President

Alpha Phi Omega
  • Oversaw all activities and programming of the Beta Gamma Chapter
  • Represented the chapter
  • Collaborated with other organizations and chapters to develop events and programs
  • Managed 10 executive board members
Feb 2013 - Dec 2013

Jumpstart Program Tutor

Cook County Courthouse
  • Tutored delinquent minors in reading and writing
  • Motivated students to return to high school or get their GED
  • Served as a role model and friend to students
May 2009 - Aug 2013

Safety Town Team Captain

  • Supervised over 300 kindergartners and 50 teen volunteers one week every summer
  • Assisted interns in teaching children safety skills

Professional Development

  • Safe Zone Training
  • Mandated Reporter Training
  • Teaching with Primary Sources Training
  • Balanced Literacy Training

Awards and Recognition

  • Alpha Phi Omega Chapter Distinguished Service Key
  • Franklin Honors Society Inductee
  • Pi Lambda Theta Educational Honors Society
  • Roosevelt University Student Leader of the Year
  • Roosevelt University Student Organization of the Year - Alpha Phi Omega
  • Roosevelt University Green Key Society Inductee