Experienced classroom management skills with a diverse set of youth.
Skilled in aligning programming to match mission and objectives of organization. Creates engaging, effective programming to increase participation
Experience writing grants, as well as seeking out and recruiting donors to a program.
Supervised approximately 45 employees through 3 different youth development programs.
Managed an annual average budget of $275,000, including fund-raising and expense management.
Designed and implemented program improvements to increase student achievement, promote engagement
Coordinate with local school districts to share data and assessments.
Manage relations with funding agencies, donors, non-profits, and state agencies.
Implemented positive behavior management systems throughout all youth development programs.
Increased student attendance by over 100%.
Received program satisfaction scores of over 90% by parents and students.
Program staff awarded "Supervisor of the Year" award by city of Minneapolis Youth Employment program.
Pillsbury United Communities
Planned and implemented academic lesson plans for K-8th grade students.
Coordinated with local museums and agencies to provide exceptional experiences for urban youth.
ISD 279 & ISD 284
Designed and adapted curriculum to meet unique student needs.
Provided writing support for students writing college applications.
Hearthstone of Minnesota
Provided guidance and support to at-risk youth in a group-home setting.
Cooperated with teachers, counselors, and administrators to provide necessary educational opportunities to youth.
Coordinated care with Family Care Managers and Clinical Supervisor.
Advocated for youth in legal, educational, and work settings.
Safe Place Coordinator
Lutheran Volunteer Corps
Developed and supervised after-school tutoring center for over 100 Ethiopian and Somali students in the Cedar-Riverside neighborhood.
Screened, trained, and coordinated a group of approximately 30 volunteers from the neighborhood and area colleges.
Provided one to one support and resources for students looking to pursue post-secondary options.
Partnered with related projects and non-profits to provide extra-curricular opportunities to area students.
Master of Science
College of St. Scholastica
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Arts
YPQA External Assessor
Center for Youth Program Quality
MN 5-12 Communication and Language Arts Teaching License
MN Department of Education