Work History

Work History
Apr 2014 - Present

Part-Time Telemarketer

Meritrust Financial

In this position, I conducted cold calls for insurance products and scheduled appointments for financial advisors to meet with clients.

  • Generated new appointments and acquired new clients through conducting cold calls for insurance products
Dec 2014 - Mar 2015

Telemarketer

Search Realty Corp.

In this position, I followed up on leads that came in through the Search Realty website and maintained client relations with existing customers.  I also scheduled appointments for real estate agents to meet with buyers and sellers, and helped recruit prospective agents to join the brokerage.

  • Provided customer service to clients that were interested in buying or selling homes and scheduled appointments for real estate agents
Oct 2013 - Mar 2014

NWMO Metis Relations Resource Program Coordinator

Metis Nation of Ontario

In this position, I visited different Aboriginal communities across Ontario to facilitate community engagement for the  site selection process of the NWMO Deep Geological Repository project, and incorporated feedback from Aboriginal groups in technical reports for environmental planning projects.

  • Coordinated the Métis Relations Resource Program for the Adaptive Phased Management(APM) project
  • Incorporated feedback from Aboriginal groups in environmental planning technical reports
May 2013 - Aug 2013

Environmental Planner(Student)

Ministry of Transportation of Ontario(MTO)

In this position, I worked under the guidance of Senior Environmental Planners and gained knowledge of environmental planning procedures as related to transportation projects, including requests for proposals(RFPs) and requests for quotation(RFQs).

  • Reviewed Preliminary Site Screening(PSS) forms for properties and conducted environmental fieldwork prior to Phase I and II Environmental Site Assessments
  • Spearheaded the creation of a database to identify properties for Highway 407 patrol yards and Area Maintenance Contracts(AMCs) for facility construction projects
Sep 2012 - Dec 2012

Market Researcher

Transportation Tomorrow Survey

In this position, I conducted market research regarding sustainable transportation initiatives with households in the Greater Toronto Area and entered information into a database that would later be used by a team of researchers.

  • Received a performance-based raise of 20% due to improved precision and accuracy for record-keeping and market research
Jan 2012 - Apr 2012

Campus Marketing Representative

Canadian Undergraduate Technology Conference(CUTC)

In this position, I marketed Canada's largest undergraduate technology conference to prospective students at Western University through social media, lead generation, email campaigns, and advertising on campus, and attended the regional conference as a student delegate.

  • Developed a prototype for a sustainable transportation mobile application in the Greater Toronto Area for iOS and Android OS at the Next 36 Entrepreneurship competition

Education

Education
Sep 2012 - Apr 2013

Continuing Education

York University
Sep 2009 - Jun 2012

B.Sc. in Environmental Earth Science

University of Western Ontario

Certifications

Certifications
Jul 2013 - Present

Geoscientist in Training

Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario(APGO)

License #10097

Jan 2013 - Present

Environmental Professional in Training

ECO Canada