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My dynamic background has led me to find success with every task, challenge and employer I have encountered or worked for. My success is also in part thanks to my unique ability to adapt, intense motivation and my intrigue to learn fast.

Work experience

Tour Guide

James Madison University

James Madison University 800 South Main Street Harrisonburg, VA 22807 (540) 568-6211

§Supervisor: Adam Anderson

§Position: Tour Guide

§Position Duties: Relay pertinent information about all facets of the James Madison University to prospective students and families visiting the campus. Conduct a guided tour around campus, showing points of interest, such as dorms, dining facilities and various education buildings.

Dec 2003Present

Hotel Operations

Days Inn - Birmingham

Days Inn - Birmingham 905 11th Court Birmingham, AL 35204 (205) 324-4510

§Supervisor: Deepak Sakaria

§Position: Hotel Operation (Assistant Manager: Dec. 2003 – Jan. 2004)

§Position Duties: Providing a smooth transition from former La Quinta to Days Inn by assisting the manager in all facets of the hotel, including the interviewing, hiring and training of new employees, monitoring new computer system installation, updating rooms and other areas of the hotel to Days Inn standards, working and managing the desk and providing solutions to dissatisfied customers.

Dec 2000Present

Hotel Operations

Days Inn - Hamilton

Days Inn - Hamilton 1849 Military Street South Hamilton, AL 35570 (205) 921-1790

§Supervisor: Deepak Sakaria

§Position: Hotel Operation (Assistant Manager: Dec. 2003 – Jan. 2004)

§Position Duties: Working alongside the manager to provide support with day to day operations, including Updating rates for the year, maintaining material on websites, providing excellent customer relations, maintaining rooms to Days Inn standards, hotel correspondence with guests, vendors and members of Wyndham World Wide.

Jun 2005May 2007

Phlebotomist & Plasma Processor

Biolife Plasma Services

Biolife Plasma Services269 Lucy Drive Harrisonburg, VA 22801 (540) 801-0672

§Supervisor: Dan Rickert

§Position: Phlebotomist & Plasma Processor

§Position Duties:Phlebotomist duties include operating, maintaining & performing trouble-shooting of Auto-C plasmapheresis machines, maintaining and calibrating equipment, setup of Auto-C machines for donation, monitor donors during donation process, respond to donor reactions, and perform phlebotomy on donors. Plasma Processor duties include obtaining samples from plasma units for testing, preparing units for frozen storage, appropriately packing plasma units for shipment, monitor freezer and refrigerator, and assist management with inventory control.

Dec 2004Jan 2005

Sales Representative

Williams - Sonoma

Williams - Sonoma 1833 G International Drive Mclean, VA 22102 (703) 917-0005

§Supervisor: Melissa Toler

§Position: Sales Representative

§Position Duties: Continuous presence within store to greet and inform customers along with answering any questions a customer may have, completing purchase process for customers, assuring an adequate inventory is present within store, and updating and creating new displays as needed.

Jun 2000Aug 2003

Marketing Intern

O'Connell Meier

O’Connell Meier 1727 King Street Alexandria, VA 22314 (703) 739-2266

§Supervisor: Richard Meier

§Position: Marketing Intern

§Position Duties: Marketing company services through mailers, e-mails and other means of communications, assistance in account management, assistance in design and copy, and assisting office manager.