Lindsay Hicks

  • Buhl US-AL

Summary

I am a junior at The University of Alabama studying food and nutrition.

Interest

I have a general interest in the study of nutrition. However, I am new to the field and have not yet decided what specific areas I am interested in the specializing in. 

Outside of my chosen profession, I enjoy traveling, reading, and painting.

Organization Memberships

  • Member of American Dietetic Association 
  • National Society of Collegiate Scholar 

Special Awards and Recognitions

  • Dean's list (3) 
  • President's List (1) 

Community Service

  • Vacation Bible School Leader at Buhl Baptist Church 
  • T-Town P.A.W.S. Volunteer 
  • Habitat For Humanity Volunteer via World Changers 

Goals

Short-Term: 

My professional goals over the next two years are to graduate from the Nutritional Coordinated Program offered at The University of Alabama.

Long-Term:

After graduation, I plan to obtain my R.D. (Registered Dietitian) license and find a job in a hospital.

Work Philosophy

My work philosophy is simple. I believe in giving 100%. By doing this, I automatically take responsibility for my actions, learn from my mistakes, work well as part of a team when appropriate, and motivate not only myself, but those I am working with. It is important to be focused, resourceful, unique and creative. All of these qualities combined can make for a very successful and positive work environment.

Work History

Work History
Jan 2010 - Present

Customer Service Representative

The University of Alabama, Office of Student Media
  • Resolves customer questions related to all 6 publications
  • Maintains customer database for 6 publications
  • Process and analyze publication orders
  • Assists with The Crimson White special projects department
Jun 2009 - Jan 2010

Cashier

Taco Casa

  • Processed customer orders in high-paced environment
  • Executed morning food preparation

Education

Education
Aug 2009 - Present

The University of Alabama
Aug 2005 - Dec 2008

Advanced Diploma

Tuscaloosa County High School

References

References

Joel Mask

Caleb Sanders

Alfred Banks

James Southern

Dr. Southern was my instructor for EN 102 in the spring of 2010.