Track record of creating innovative technological solutions to improve organizational efficiency. Outstanding organization, planning, and project management skills. Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills. Exceptionally quick learner and an asset to any team.


To obtain a position in the Richmond, Virginia metropolitan area that provides me with an opportunity to utilize my skills and abilities and contribute to an innovative team. I am not limited to a specific industry; I am interested in working for an organization that truly makes a difference in people's lives.

Outstanding Accomplishments and Achievements

  • Designed and maintained a comprehensive Microsoft Access database to track over 300 students seeking teaching endorsements and to produce unit reports and correspondence.
  • Served as Campus Administrator for the adoption of Tk20 CampusTools™ HigherEd by playing a key role in configuring the system and providing training and technical support for 30 faculty members and 260 students in the Professional Education Programs Unit.
  • Planned, promoted, and executed Parents Weekend program and activities for 2 years.
  • Developed databases to improve office communication with potential interns and to track technical assistance provided by office staff.
  • Created collateral materials including flyers, the program, a website and signage for a statewide conference with over 300 attendees and nationally acclaimed speakers.

Work History

Work History

English Teacher

Varina High School

  • Taught and advised ninth, tenth and twelfth grade College Bound English students.
  • Aligned instruction and assessment with Virginia Standards of Learning and Henrico County Public Schools Essentials of the Curriculum and integrated technology into instruction.
  • Trained and supervised instructional staff of ten on grade book software.
  • Served on technology committee, with responsibility for educating and assisting staff on technological changes.
  • Provided technical support and assistance in the library and computer lab.
Jun 2006 - Present

Information Technology Specialist

Office of Minority Health and Public Health Policy, Virginia Department of Health
  • Managed office and program websites to ensure compliance with state regulations and alignment with programs and policies.
  • Managed the office’s recruitment database and prepare reports related to recruitment efforts, candidates and employers.
  • Advocated for the office’s recruitment services and incentive programs through speaking engagements and exhibits.
  • Provided technical support for office databases.
  • Used Twitter to provide conference highlights and share related news and resources with followers.
  • Advocated for and implemented email marketing software to more efficiently and effectively reach constituents for office programs.
  • Prepared and edited the office annual report.
  • Developed website to educate and promote the state rural health plan.
  • Developed training videos to support staff and partners in learning how to use email marketing software and Microsoft Outlook
  • Coordinated the production of two videos that highlight the work of the office.
  • Advocated for and implemented the replacement of a static online office newsletter with a blog.
  • Used Google Alerts, Twitter RSS search feeds and Google Reader to identify relevant information for the office blog.
  • Assisted with the development of news releases and talking points.
  • Developed databases to improve office communication with potential interns and to track technical assistance provided by office staff.
Aug 2005 - Jun 2006

Coordiator of Program Admission and Data Analyst
  • Chaired the Teacher Education Program Admissions Committee.
  • Advised sophomore students seeking teaching endorsements.
May 2004 - Jul 2005

Director of Field Experiences
  • Revised applications for practicum, student teaching and admission to the Teacher Education program to meet the unit’s needs and the national standards.
  • Coordinated the placement of over 100 practicum students and student teachers in the surrounding school districts each semester.
  • Served as faculty advisor for the university chapter of the Student Virginia Education Association.
Aug 2002 - May 2004

Director of Residence Life
  • Developed and implemented strategic plans for program efficiency.
  • Developed handbooks for professional staff and paraprofessionals.
  • Monitored organizational effectiveness and revised forms, policies, and procedures accordingly.
  • Managed departmental budget.
  • Managed and executed the residence hall application and assignment process for over 400 new and returning students.
  • Coordinated housing and assignment information between Residence Life and other University departments, students, parents, faculty and staff.
  • Utilized Microsoft Access to regularly enter and retrieve information and produce reports designed to aid institutional planning.
  • Designed and launched comprehensive departmental website to meet the needs of parents, students, departmental staff and the University community.
  • Recruited, trained, and managed a professional staff of 4 and 20 paraprofessionals.
  • Maintained regular ongoing contact with university departments to problem solve and develop proactive plans for the future.
  • Communicated on a regular basis with related University departments and vendors for residence hall services.
  • Conducted workshops and delivered presentations to students, parents, colleagues and Board of Trustees members.
Feb 2002 - Aug 2002

Program Development Coordinator

Virginia Union University
  • Developed marketing materials for various medias, including a website.
  • Maintained database for annual reporting to federal officials.
  • Maintained communication with federal, state and local officials.
Jul 2001 - Feb 2002

Executive Assistant

Community Care Network of Virginia

  • Maintained A/R, A/P, and billing for over forty accounts using QuickBooks.
  • Provided executive support to Chief Executive Officer and four managers.
  • Utilized Microsoft Word and Excel to prepare correspondence and reports, typing 65 words per minute.


1987 - 1993


Matoaca High School



Adobe InDesign

Microsoft Access 2003

Microsoft Word 2003

Adobe Dreamweaver