• Reseda CA
  • 3109480391
  • leendamaria77@gmail.com
Leenda La Conte

Leenda La Conte

food server/physical therapist


Seeking customer service and/or food serving position.  Seasoned professional with over 15 years of customer service related experience ranging from retail to food service and/or healthcare.  Excellent verbal and written skills.  All around high energy, fun-loving person well-suited for any customer service position.

Summary of Skills

  • Reliable, timely, efficient, quick learner, detail oriented
  • Flexible team player who thrives in environments requiring ability to effectively prioritize multiple projects, good time-management skills
  • Computer-literate performer with extensive software proficiency covering wide variety of applications in restaurants and hospitals such as Point of Sale (POS) and common restaurant machinery
  • Relationship-builder with ultimate interpersonal skills.  Fun-loving, positive and always smiling
  • Effective listener and communicator
  • Deep and broad knowledge of wines, beers and appropriate entree pairings

Work History

Work History

Food/Cocktail Server

Mar 2015 - Jan 2016
Bex Bar and Grill, Lancaster, CA

Held a food and cocktail position in a well known sports bar/grill on The Blvd in Lancaster. Flexible position, working either in lounge area with live bands or with families in the main dining room.  Excellent working knowledge of beers ranging from domestic to IPA's and good ability to upsell as would most benefit customer.  Worked several large community events, family night, farmers market,  other yearly events and large parties.

Food Server

Apr 2013 - Dec 2013
Destination Hotels and Resorts-Terranea Resort-Catalina Kitchen, Rancho Palos Verdes, CA

Held a position as a food server at a fine dining restaurant in a beautiful, upscale resort on the ocean.   Brought wine selections to tables with appropriate glasses, and pour the wines for customers.Describe and recommend wines to customers based on their preference and food items ordered.  Worked large parties as well.  Upselling a must.

Physical Therapist

May 2010 - Aug 2011
Preferred Healthcare Staffing, Los Angeles, CA

Physical therapist for a registry company.  Performed rehabilitation at several locations and clinics such as hospitals, private orthopedic clinics, rehab centers and nursing homes.  Worked with varying patient populations with varying degrees of illness.

Physical Therapist

Mar 2008 - Sep 2009
UCLA Medical Center/On Assignment, Westwood, CA 

Staff physical therapist on a cardiopulmonary transplant unit.  Participated with physicians and other support staff in discharge planning and patient needs. Fast-paced setting with various types of cardiopulmonary impairments, including heart and lung transplants.  Updated charts to reflect procedures performed and patient’s functional progress. Concurrently worked at above registry.

Physical Therapist

Oct 2006 - Mar 2008
LA County USC Medical Center/Mediscan Staffing, Los Angeles, CA

Physical therapist performing rehabilitation in acute setting with patients on the trauma unit of the hospital.  Addressed discharge planning needs for low-income individuals with unique diagnosis.  Participated in daily meetings with MD’s and other hospital staff.




2001 - 2003
California State University

Physical Therapy


1998 - 2001
California State University