Work History

Work History
Jul 2011 - Present

Assistant Seamstress

Kate Setzer Kamphausen

Once or twice a year, I spend vacation time assisting Kate with her seamstress and costuming business.

  • Complete fabric cutting and ironing
  • Sew garments
  • Assist in fitting and sizing clients
  • Attend dress rehearsals
  • Collaborate to create costumes with embroidery throughout the year
Jan 2014 - Present

Learning Coach

Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy

In order to facilitate my family's move from Bay City, MI to Detroit, MI, I enrolled my children in Michigan Great Lakes Virtual Academy. I have been my children's learning coach for the past three months.
  • Coached my two children in daily school lessons
  • Ensured satisfactory or better progress in each subject's curriculum
Jun 2013 - Dec 2013

Administrative Assistant

Grace United Methodist Church
  • Transitioned First United Methodist Church to new building
  • Completed closing operations for First United Methodist Church
  • Assisted with bulletin weekly
  • Assisted with PowerPoint weekly
  • Managed daily office duties
  • Maintained database of members
  • Streamlined workflow between two administrative assistants
  • Setup MailChimp to beautify weekly communications from the pastor to congregants
Oct 2012 - Jun 2013

Administrative Assistant

First United Methodist Church
  • Input weekly giving
  • Processed bills
  • Requested checks from treasurer
  • Paid bills
  • Created bulletin covers using Adobe Photoshop
  • Managed general office duties
  • Updated web listings
  • Completed various tasks given each workday
  • Printed bulletins
  • Completed mailings
2005 - Jan 2013

Administrative Assistant

Fairgrove United Methodist Church
  • Designed new bulletin using Adobe InDesign
  • Designed monthly newsletter using Adobe InDesign
  • Created bulletin covers using Adobe Photoshop
  • Expedited and simplified yearly reporting
  • Generated directories of members
  • Updated web listings and Facebook page
  • Streamlined work process to cut work time necessary
  • Completed various tasks given each workday
Oct 2007 - Dec 2011

Co-Pastor (Administration)

Sebewaing Assembly of God
  • Communicated vision and action plan for growth
  • Fostered community amongst congregation members
  • Cultivated new contacts via local activities
  • Encouraged volunteerism
  • Delegated tasks to promote involvement by each individual
  • Prepared and preached sermons
  • Administered office duties such as answering phone and record keeping
  • Created weekly bulletin
  • Collaborated to create welcoming worship service each week
Jan 2004 - Sep 2004

Crew Member

McDonalds
  • Cashier
  • Drive-through cashier
  • Completed weekly and monthly cleaning assignments
  • Served orders through the drive-through and over-the-counter
  • Prepared salads and parfaits
Mar 2003 - Oct 2003

Fry Cook

Mac's Drive-In
  • Fried foods to order
  • Prepared foods for frying
  • Completed monthly fryer cleaning
  • Assisted other stations when necessary
  • Facilitated serving of desserts
Jan 2000 - May 2002

Shift Manager

Office Depot
  • Cross-trained in cash office duties
  • Organized employee duties
  • Completed yearly inventory
  • Welcomed customers
  • Served customers on the floor and at the cash register
  • Began cross-training in copy and print department
  • Generated online and phone sales for hard to find and out of stock items

Education

Education
Jan 2011 - Present

MA

Spring Arbor University

Communication and ministry

Skills

Skills

Social Media

Proficient in utilizing social media Studying how to best use social media for church-related events and evangelism

Web Design

Photography

InDesign

Designed and maintained church bulletins in this professional layout application.

Photoshop

Flute

Clerical

Versed in duties of an administrative assistant Fluent in Microsoft Office software Fluent in InDesign and Photoshop Excellent people skills Organized  

Certifications

Certifications
May 2008 - Oct 2019

Young Women Clergy

The Young Women Clergy Project
May 2008 - Present

Ordained

Assemblies of God
Oct 2006 - Present

License to Preach

Assemblies of God
May 2002 - Present

Specialized License

Assemblies of God
2004 - 2006

Professional United Methodist Church Secretary

Professional United Methodist Church Secretary Association