Mintwab Zemeadim

Education

Education
Sep 2008 - Present

Bachelors Degree

University of Washington

UW Study Abroad: Information School, Accra, GhanaAugust 2011 – September 2011

Communication Technologies & Development: Experiencing Research in Low-Resource Environment

·Completed a research proposal and conducted field work regarding e-waste in Agbogbloshie, Ghana

UW Study Abroad: Communications Department, Bridgetown, BarbadosJuly 2011 – August 2011

Reading Global Media in the Black Diaspora

·Created a project that applied communications theories in understanding representation of Blackness

Sep 2004 - 2008

Technology Access Foundation (TAF)

·Completed over 180 hours/year of technical training

·Accomplished over 200 hours of technical volunteer work for Global Technology Academy and TAF

·Designed websites using HTML and Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)

·Created web servers and installed Windows and Linux operating systems

Work History

Work History
Feb 2011 - Present

Student Assistant

Office of Sponsored Programs

·Archiving, copying, scanning, and maintaining proposal and amendment documentations

·Uploading and creating funding actions and applications for institutions and organizations using  Spaerc

·Managing the front desk and maintaining telephone line for OSP and Human Subjects Division

Feb 2010 - Jul 2010

Web Production Intern

KCTS 9

·Updated content on KCTS9.org using Drupal Content Management System (CMS)

·Created and edited web pages using HTML

·Maintained, edited and published videos to KCTS9.org

·Implemented Castfire Content Delivery Network (CDN) to manage video assets

Jul 2009 - Sep 2009

Program Assistant

Metrocenter YMCA

·Designed and created a resource room for YMCA students\

·Filed, copied, and maintained youth service confidential documents

·Served as a student representative for donor panel

Jun 2007 - Sep 2008

Information Technology Analyst Intern

Puget Sound Blood Center

·Managed PSBC’s Fiscal Year 08/09 Budget Hardware Inventory

·Processed old hardware including:move hardware to staging area,inventory and wipe hard drive

·Configured, installed, and deployed over 100 computers and scanners for clients

·Scheduled and conducted interviews with clients regarding PC upgrades

·Documented and prepared budget status report and hardware disbursement

Summary

SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

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·Innovative and creative in optimizing available resources

·Takes initiative and accountability to accomplish set goals

·Demonstrates leadership skills

·Proficient with Windows OS, MAC OS, Active Directory,Drupal, Castfire, Photoshop, Cisco, Spaerc

Custom

VOLUNTEER/ACTIVITIES

Making Connections (MC), UW, Seattle,WA                                October 2010 - Present

·Managing web production including: editing, publishing, and maintaining content and video

·Assisting with annual culminating event for MC’s Graduation and UW Women’s Center Gala

LAGRANT Foundation, Seattle, WashingtonNovember 2010, November 2011

·Participated in LaGrant Career Development Workshop hosted by HackerGroup and Publics Consultants USA

Global Technology Academy, Seattle, WashingtonSeptember 2005– May 2006

·Refurbished, transported, and installed three computer labs and one Internet café in Accra, Ghana

·Taught students how to set up a computer network and become proficient in Microsoft Office applications

Skills

Skills

Technical Skills

Proficient in Windows OS, MAC OS, Active Directory, Cisco, Drupal, HTML, Castfire, Spaerc, Photoshop,