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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

Aug 2010Present

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 2006May 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 experience

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 2010Present

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 2009Jun 2010

After School Caregiver

Bryson Elm

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

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

Mike Farewell

Gloria Brogdan

Erica Taylor