Skills

Skills

Negotiation

I have the ability to put my ideas out on the table, but I can also be open-minded to other people's thoughts and ideas.

Teamwork

Communication

I possess great communication skills such as verbal, written, and active listening.

MS Office

I have experience specifically working with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access.

Work History

Work History
Jul 2014 - Aug 2014

Clinical Inpatient Intern 1

Alden Valley Ridge
  • 6 week clinical inpatient rotation experience in a long term care facility. 
  • Gained experience navigated Point Click Care software.
  • Charted patients based on new admission, re-admission, quarterly, and annual assessments.
  • Worked with a geriatric population including dementia.
  • Participated in nutrition care plan meetings. 
Jul 2012 - Jul 2014

General Clerk

Jewel-Osco
  • Customer service while assisting customers with concerns the have.
  • Educate customers on vitamin selection.
  • Cash register transactions, purchasing/ordering, placing/pulling down ads, organization of shipments, shipment placement to the floor efficiently and correctly.
  • Maintain the organization of the store.
May 2014 - Jun 2014

Clinical Outpatient Intern

John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital of Cook County
  • Consulted patients on the nutritional implications of diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular disease, chronic kidney disease, weight loss, weight gain, and general nutrition.
  • Educated patients on making healthy nutrition choices to support overall wellness.
  • Participated in educating patients attending a diabetes class once every week. 
  • Individualized consultations for each patient, either new or a follow-up.
  • Charted patient records to ensure proper monitoring of their nutritional needs and goals.
  • Gained experience using Cerner and Citrex software.
Jan 2014 - May 2014

Food Service Management Intern

Chartwells Higher Education Dining Services
  • 16 week food service rotation at Dominican University's Dining Services.
  • Gained experience using Webtrition and MyFinance software.
  • Created a "Today's Healthy Choice" flyer on a weekly basis.
  • Reviewed daily reports in catering, budgets, cash counts, invoice processing, modifying EDI items, transfers, purchasing, flash journal entries using G/L accounts, payroll, board meals, and DU Dollars. 
  • Performed temperature checks on hot and cold food, assisted in preparation for catering events, daily food preparation, conducted student surveys regarding dining services, gained knowledge of TrimTrax, audit form review, and a Market Basket project.
Aug 2013 - Dec 2013

Head Start Coordinator Intern

National Head Start Association
  • Participated in school audits to ensure compliance with Federal head Start Regulations.
  • Charted on the nutritional status of children based on their medical record information.
  • Organized and presented nutrition education to children and their parents.
  • Developed a healthy nutrition cooking class for parents of Head Start children weekly.
  • Educated parents and children on the importance of daily health, nutrition, and physical activity.
Aug 2011 - Aug 2013

Front Desk Administrator

Xsport Fitness
  • Provided exceptional customer service.
  • Meet/exceed monthly sales goals.
  • Prepare nutritious protein shakes for members upon request.
  • Assist members with financial matters regarding membership.
  • Check members into the facility while following company rules and policies.
  • Maintain a clean and organized work space while maintaining the ability to multitask. 

Education

Education
Aug 2013 - Oct 2014

Internship in progress

Dominican University

I am currently completing my internship in Nutrition and Dietetics with Dominican University in River Forest, Illinois. My estimated date of completion is October 10, 2014.  

Aug 2009 - May 2012

Bachelor or Science

Northern Illinois University

Certifications

Certifications

HIPPA

Jul 2010 - Jul 2015

ServSafe

National Restaurant Association