Michael Di Franco

Michael Di Franco

Work History

Work History
Jul 2010 - Present

Deli Clerk

Schnuck Markets

Worked in-store in the deli department for the large St. Louis area grocer. This fast paced environment helped to develop customer service skills as well as learning the operations of a large-scale business.

Sep 2006 - Nov 2008

Driver

Pizza Hut/Yum! Brands

Delivered pizzas for the world's largest pizza restaurant company. This job introduced me to the operations of a small restaurant and valuable skills learned included safe food handling, customer service, and restaurant maintenance.

May 2003 - Aug 2007

Concessions Attendant/Griller/Fitness Attendant/Sports Coach

City of Ballwin

My many responsibilites for the City of Ballwin included serving customers at the concession stand at the city's recreation facility, grilling food items during the summer at the outdoor public pool, supervising the fitness area of the rec center and coaching various youth sports at the city parks.

Mar 2005 - Mar 2006

Service Assistant

http://www.pfchangs.com/

Got my "foot in the door" learning the basics of the food industry at PF Chang's. Learned valuable time management and communication skills in this position.

Education

Education
Aug 2007 - Present

Bachelor of Science, Dietetics

Challenging courses and hands-on learning experiences in the Didactic Program in Dietetics (DPD) at Missouri State prepare students for entry into a dietetic internship, graduate school or immediate employment as a nutritionist. At Missouri State, you will experience:

  • Quality education in dietetics/nutrition with a strong science foundation.

  • Individualized attention in dietetics classes with a low student to faculty ratio.

  • High-tech classrooms and a dietetic computer laboratory with specialized nutrient analysis software.

  • Real-world learning experiences in local community nutrition programs and health care facilities.

  • Academic and career advisement by experienced faculty who are designated Master Advisors and hold registered Dietitian (RD) and Licensed Dietitian (LD) credentials.

The Missouri State DPD is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Dietetics Education (CADE) of The American Dietetic Association (ADA), 120 South Riverside Plaza, Suite 2000, Chicago, IL 60606-6995. 

Dieteticsc/o Biomedical Sciences Department400 Professional Building

Missouri State University

901 South National AvenueSpringfield, MO 65897

(417) 836-5603

Aug 2004 - Jul 2007

Associates in Applied Science

St. Louis Community College

Associate in Applied Science Degree in Criminal Justice is a Law Enforcement program that prepares students for entry-level employment in the criminal justice system. This program includes a general education component as well as concentrated coursework in law enforcement.

Summary

Motivated individual interested in expanding his skills and knowledge in the fields of Dietetics and the food service industry. Actively pursuing an undergraduate degree program in Dietetics at Missouri State University. Future goals include obtaining Registered Dietetian (R.D.) credentials, pursuing a graduate degree program and gaining well-rounded, field-related, job experience.

Interest

Family, Delta Chi Fraternity, NCAA Football, volunteering

Certifications

Certifications
Oct 2007 - Present

HIPAA

Missouri State University