Megan Sawamura

Megan Sawamura

Education

Education
Sep 2010 - Present

University of California, Santa Barbara
Aug 2008 - May 2010

Business Management

San Diego State University-California State University
  • GPA: 3.6
  • Dean's List, Spring 2009

University Involvement:

  • SDSU American Marketing Association: a nationwide association at San Diego State that provides networking and internship opportunities for members, promoting business skills and ethics.
  • Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society: a freshman honor society at San Diego State University reserved for students who have received at least a 3.5 GPA.
  • University Honors Program: the San Diego State University Honors Program accepts a select group of accomplished students with over a 3.6 GPA and promotes interaction with both the university and abroad.
  • Asian Pacific Student Association: an organization at San Diego State University that brings together Asian and Pacific Islander students on campus.  Focus on cultural awareness, involvement in school-wide events, and community service.
  • SDSU Nikkei Student Union: Founding member of this Japanese-American culturally based club here at San Diego State University.  Participation in social and philanthropic events throughout the community and with Nikkei Student Unions on other campuses in Southern California.

Related Coursework:

Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Financial Accounting, Managerial Accounting, Legal Environment of Business, Business Communication, Calculus for Business Analysis, Statistics for Business, Management & Organizational Behavior, Operations Management, Business Ethics

Work History

Work History
Oct 2009 - Feb 2010

Model/Sales Associate

abercrombie
  • Customer service
  • Completing sales transactions
  • Maintaining fitting rooms
  • Representing the style of the company
Jun 2008 - Aug 2009

Visual Impact Team

Abercrombie & Fitch
  • Maintaining the visual standards of the store
  • Processing new shipments 
  • Dressing the mannequins 
Jun 2009 - Jul 2009

Physical Education Instructor

Nakayoshi Gakko- Japanese Cultural Summer School
  • organized classes for children ages 5-12 
  • promoted both exercise and the Japanese culture

Skills

Skills

Japanese

3 years of experience in the Japanese Language

Microsoft Office

Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs including, Microsoft Word, Powerpoint, Excel, and Access.

References

Personal and professional references gladly furnished upon request.

Summary

Hard-working and goal-oriented undergraduate business student with experience in the retail industry.  Always willing to take the initiative with a strong work ethic, leadership, and team building skills.

With the expertise I have gained through my past work and educational experience, I would like to to further expand my knowledge and gain experience in all aspects of the workplace. 

Last Updated: May 2010