Volunteer Experience

Keep Learning... Our Future Depends On It

2110 South Cedar Street, Lansing, MI 48910

http://www.learnforourfuture.org/

January 2011 - Present

  • Collaborating with the Chief Communications Officer for Keep Learning and Capital Area Michigan Works
  • Writing a series of grants, asking for over $60,000 in funding
  • Attempting to have three sculptures installed that will stimulate specific conversations between parents and children regarding the importance of higher education and life long learning
  • Twitter account administrator for Keep Learning's profile

Objective

Seeking a challenging position within the Human Resources field where I can apply strong leadership, academic and interpersonal skills while gaining experience to advance my career.

Passion

  • Workforce Development
  • Overcoming Employment Barriers
  • Advocacy
  • Assisting Disabled Persons
  • Networking
  • Sustainability

Education

Education
Aug 2010 - Present

Bachelor's

Davenport University
  • Awarded $4,000 annual scholarship based on Grade Point Average
  • Currently named to the Dean's List for Fall 2010 - GPA 3.92
  • Member of the National Society for Leadership and Succes

Skills

Skills

Grant Writing

Pursuing a series of grants Requesting over $60,000 for Art in the Parks Collaborative efforts between partner non-profit organization, their partners and myself

Abilities

Problem Solving Eagerness Motivated Creative Focused

Communication Skills

Verbal and Written Optimistic Collaborative Team Building Public Speaking American Sign Language

Microsoft Office

Word Excel Outlook Power Point Access