Leah Wilkes

Leah Wilkes

Education

Education
Aug 2011 - Present

BS

The University of Alabama

I am currently a Food and Nutrition major hoping to attain a degree in Food and Nutrition.  I aspire to enroll in a Dietetic Internship and eventually become a Registered Dietitian.

Honors

Pilot Member of the University of Alabama's Early College Program.

University Honors College Student.

Collegiate Scholar.

Student Dietetic Association Member. 

Honors College Assembly- Civic Engagement Branch Member.

Community Service

UA Honors College Arts Exploration Project 

  • Art Mentoring weekly at Mathews Elementary School.

Project Team-Up

Relay For Life

Habitat for Humanity

Coastal Cleanup

Special Olympics

Work Philosophy

With a degree in Food and Nutrition, I want to contribute as much as I can to helping others. I want to inform people, both in the United States and abroad, who wouldn't know otherwise about the implications and importance of diet and health.

Table of Contents

◦  Education

◦  Honors

◦  Skills

◦  Community Service

◦  Work Philosophy

◦  Work History

◦  Goals

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Goals

Initial Goals

  • Graduate with a 3.5 or greater from the University of Alabama.
  • Obtain a degree in Food and Nutrition.

Long-Term Goals

  • Go to Graduate School.
  • Spend time working overseas.

Skills

Skills

Event Planning

I was on the Leadership Committee for my youth group at my church. In this position, I became proficient in planning detailed events such as city-wide outreach events, and youth retreats. I also was in charge of coordinating the visual media aspects of the entire church service, twice weekly.

Work History

Work History
2008 - 2011

Nanny

Spent my summers babysitting a family's two daughters for multiple consecutive summers.