Objective

To leverage my undergrad studies and contribute to firm using my communication and journalism skills, along with my experience in volunteering in Nursing homes.

Education

Education
Aug 2010 - Present

Claflin University

Mass Communications,Minor in Gerontology

GPA:3.67

Dean's List Fall 2011 to present

Courses: Web Layout and Design, Issues in Media

Aug 2006 - May 2010

Hillcrest High School

  • Graduated with academic honors. 
  • Involved in several school activities; Speech and Debate, Lead Defense Attorney Youth Court, and  Vice President of Student Against Destructive Decisions.

Work History

Work History

Volunteer Counselor

Boys and Girls Club
  • Help children in grades kindergarten through fiifth grade with homework afterschool. 
  • Implement plans and group activities.
  •  Motivates, encourages, and inspires the youth through my positive character.

Aug 2010 - Present

Patient and Grief Servies Volunteer

Vista Care Hospice
  • Visit patients at assisted living facilities, and in their homes weekly. 
  • I am also trainded to consult their families in time of grief. 
  • While in school I keep in contact with patients by making telephone calls.
Aug 2009 - Jun 2010

After School Caregiver

Bryson Elm

  • Helped children with homework.
  • Facilitated group activities
  • Played educational games with children

Skills

Skills

Online Applications

  Online  • Blogs  • Wikis   • Podcasts   • Facebook  • YouTube,  • Video • Blackboard  • Google Applications • Skype  •Twitter    Personal:   Communications, personal, email

Other Software

Software Microsoft -Word, Excel, Power Point & Publisher Adobe Photoshop Macintosh based software    

References

References

Mike Farewell

Gloria Brogdan

Erica Taylor