Work History

Work History
Apr 2010 - Present

Bartender, Waitress, Hostess

Turks and Frogs

Handled high customer volume and perform multiple tasks at one

Sep 2011 - Dec 2011

Home Health Aide

Partners In Care
  • Administer prescribed oral medications under written direction of physician or as directed by home care nurse and aide.
  • Change dressings.
  • Check patients' pulse, temperature and respiration.
  • Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises and in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
  • Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, and problems in order to report and discuss observations with a supervisor or case manager.
  • Massage patients and apply preparations and treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, and heat-lamp stimulation.
  • Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or automobiles, and with dressing and grooming.
  • Accompany clients to doctors' offices and on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance and companionship.
  • Care for children who are disabled or who have sick or disabled parents.
  • Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
  • Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies and running errands.
  • Plan, purchase, prepare, and serve meals to patients and other family members, according to prescribed diets.
  • Provide patients and families with emotional support and instruction in areas such as infant care, preparing healthy meals, independent living, and adaptation to disability or illness.
Mar 2006 - Jan 2010

Cocktail Waitress, Bartender, Server, Hostess

Premier Party Servers

Was able to work in various locations of Manhattan and Tri-State area, be available on short notice looking presentable and elegant. Worked at many upscale parties, such as fundraisers, fashion events, V.I.P. concerts and weddings where guests list reached above 500 people.

2006 - 2009

Home Health Aid

Personal Touch
  • Ensured client's medical well-being (i.e., made sure medication is taken on time; recorded vital signs, including blood pressure and pulse; accompanied to and from medical appointments).
  • Shopped for food, cooked, and prepared meals
  • Performed light housekeeping (tidying and laundry).
  • Overseen personal care and grooming
  • Provided emotional support through active listening and engaged companionship.
  • Accompanied a client on social outings.
2007 - 2009

Bartender, Server

AYS
  • Had to be able to work in various locations, multi-task when needed
  • Was available on short notice
  • Capable of handling large parties and work efficiently in a team.
2004 - 2006

Medical Billing

Sunset Park Medical
  • Handled insurance company payments, rejections and sent out patient statements.
  • Input patient demographic and insurance information. 
  • Compiled and followed outstanding balances to medical facilities. 
  • Managed patient’s payment records. 
  • Arranged for payment and collected on past due accounts. 
  • Managed detailed collection notes. 
  • Reviewed financial information. 
  • Entered data into computer system accurately. 
  • Maintained manual and electronic claims
2002 - 2004

Receptionist

Internal Medical Clinic
  • Answered visitor inquiries
  • Directed visitors to their destinations
  • Sorted mail, answered incoming calls on multi-line telephones
  • Set appointments, kept and filed records
  • Used Microsoft Office and Excel for data entry
  • Performed a variety of other office tasks, such as faxing or emailing

Education

Education

A.A.S. Degree

Kingsborough Community College
1997 - 2007

Art League of New York

Throughout Middle School, High School and college I attended classes at The Art League of New York

Took classes in abstract and still life painting, drawing from life and composition.

1996 - 2000

Fine Arts

Moscow Academic Art Luceum Of Russia Art Academy

Studied Classical academic art education combined with common secondary education. Additional education was divided into three departments: art, sculpture, architecture.

Classes included still life, portrait, landscape, illustration, aquarel and oil painting, composition, sculpture and art history.

Interest

I appreciate Art of all forms and enjoy attending creative meetings and gallery shows. I make frequent trips to Met and MoMA. Sketching and painting is my passion. Designing and creating new things is my passion. I like to discover new things and places, networking and meeting with people.

Skills

Skills

Computer Software

·      Experience in programs, such as: Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign, QuarkXPress, Macintosh platform and Microsoft platform ·      Proficient with all programs in Microsoft Office

Typography

·      Created numerous posters and designed packages ·      Created a unique font as part of Typography class project ·      Communicated corporate identity through design of logo and collateral and created stationary for a restaurant chain as part of Advanced Publication class ·      Used a wide range of typography to appeal to specific audiences

Publication Design

  ·        Completed two magazines on travel and fashion as well as book covers, using fine art skills and software such as; Illustrator, InDesign and QuarkXpress as part of Publication Design projects

Illustration

  ·        Created illustrations for news articles, book covers and short stories