Rebecca Parker

Rebecca Parker

Work History

Work History

Manager/ Lifeguard

Manassas Park Parks and Recreations

·  Oversaw lifeguards and patrons at the pool

·  Worked with patrons to resolve complaints

·  CPR Certified, First Aid Certified, and Pool Operators license

            *5 years lifeguard experience, 2 years management experience

Jun 2011 - Present

Planner's Assistant

Zuriana's Elegant Occasions

·  Provided internet research pertaining to hotels, caterers, florists, bakeries, and venues

·  Gained experience in vendor relations and customer service

·  Gained experience on-site working as Holly Blackett’s assistant at the Baltimore Bridal

    show and The Virtuous Women Bridal Gala
Aug 2011 - Dec 2011

Team Lead

Everest Communications

·Conducted an internal communication audit for Longwood University’s Lancer Productions as

    a class project

·  Negotiated confidentiality agreement with client representative

·Gathered data through eight client interviews and a survey which received a 50% response rate

·  Analyzed data to determine organizational strengths, weaknesses and opportunities for


·  Compiled and presented an official audit report to the client

Jun 2011 - Aug 2011


Manassas Park Parks and Recreation

·  Provided internet research

·  Developed blogs for the Community Center’s blog-site

·  Gained experience in community relations and community outreach

·  Developed ways to market Community Center and Parks and Recreation’s events and


Jan 2011 - Aug 2011


Dave Edwards Events, Inc.

·  Provided internet research and computer work

·  Researched and took part in event design and production

·  Gained direct experience from on-site work at many different types of events

· Learned information about accounting, business development, and marketing strategies

·  Gained experience in vendor relations and customer service

·Organized documents and scheduled meetings   
Jan 2011 - May 2011

Public Relations Chair

Team Imprint

·  Served as PR consultants to the local Youth Empowerment Center as a class project

·Expanded their reach to the youth in the area through fund-raising, promotion and

   increasing their volunteer numbers

·  Organized a car wash to raise money for the Youth Empowerment Center

·  Communicated with local and campus news organizations to promote the event and the


·  Suggested strategies to help the YEC reach out to a greater number of children in need


Aug 2008 - May 2012

Bachelor of Arts

Longwood University




Very Organized

Event Planning


May 2011 - May 2013

CPR-AED for Lifeguards

American Red Cross
May 2010 - May 2013

Lifeguard Training Community First Aid

National Lifesaving and Aquatics
Jan 2012 - Dec 2012

Swimming Pool/ Health Spa Operator Permit

Prince William Health District