Sales and Marketing position that utilizes my Educational background and People person skills that will enable me to make a positive contribution to Ben E.Keith Co.
Western Heritage Classic 2006-present
Champion for Children 2007-2011
Hardin-Simmons University Board of Directors Alumni Association 2002-2006
PLANNING & ORGANISING
NEGOTIATING & PERSUADING
Oct 2012 - Present
TRIO/Talent Search Counselor
Assigned to both high schools in Abilene Independent School District, which I am responsible to identify and assists individuals from disadvantaged backgrounds. Responsible in providing academic, career, and financial counseling to participants and encourages them to graduate from high school and continue on to and complete their post secondary education.
Aug 1996 - Jun 2011
Student Assistance Service Counselor
My assignment was to cover all four Middle Schools campuses within Abilene Independent School District. My liabilities range from providing counseling to case management for over 200 students. Counsel individual’s on topics fluctuating from mental health issues, suicide, social adjustments, grief and substance abuse. Referred students to outside community resources for further assistance upon parental request. Served as a liaison between students, and campus administrators in resolving the student problematic behavior.
Nov 1994 - Aug 1996
Coke County Juvenile Justice Center
Assigned to case managed a Juvenile Detention Dorm. I was responsible for developing rehabilitative programs for each assigned residents, along with ensuring the safety of the residents and staff. Develop liaisons and networks with TYC Parole officers, Correctional staff and aftercare agencies. Provide or arrange for medical, mental health or substance abuse treatment services according to individual needs or court orders.