Sandra Serrano

Sandra Serrano

Education

Education
Jan 2010 - Present

Candidate for Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration

Milgard School of Business, University of Washington, Tacoma

Expected graduation date as of March 2012

Current GPA 3.05

Sep 2005 - Jun 2008

Associate in Business Administration

Tacoma Community College

GPA 3.15

Mar 2004 - Aug 2005

Bachelor in Business Administration

Universidad de Lima

Transfered from Peru to complete Education in the U.S.

Work History

Work History
Nov 2011 - Present

Vice-Chair

Services & Activities Fees Committee

- Appointed by University Chancellor

- Allocate annual budgets for funds received from Students on a quarterly basis as part of their tuition payments.

- Non- Paid Position

-Work closely with Chancellor 

-Main annual allocation decisions will be presented and explained to University Board of Reagents. 

Oct 2011 - Jul 2011

Junior Senator

Accounting Student Association
  • Organized events for an average of 120 attendees; such as "Meet the Professionals", "Contemporary Accounting Forum", "Accounting Recognition Night", among other events.
  • Served as a liaison between members of Executive board and the Accounting Student Association Membership.
Jan 2011 - Apr 2011

Tax Preparer- Intern

Ryan, Jorgenson & Limoli
  • Internship for Tax Season 2011
  • Constant initiative and efficient preparation of 8-10 Individual Tax Returns per day.
  • Attended Tax Update 2011, covering changes/extensions in tax laws until 2013 to advance my technical knowledge.
  • Effectively managed 40+ hours of work, while attending University full-time, and maintaining position as Junior Senator in Executive Board for Accounting Student Association during the Academic Year September 2010- 2011
Apr 2009 - Jun 2010

Assistant Manager

Sprint Wireless

Duties included were:

  • Efficiently managed inventory levels.
  • Maintained excellent communication with customers, peers and supervisors.
  • Self-motivated to promote products, services and plans; open new accounts and maintain a good store appearance and layout.
  • Proven team-player skills when aiding store to become top in the region.
  • Proven top-performer skills when achieving high ranking on sales within the region.
May 2009 - Jun 2009

Territorial Compliance Officer

Sigue Corporation

Responsible of States within the Region

Duties included:

  • Scheduled visits to each store to be audited within the Region.
  • Ensured stores were compliant with internal controls and regulations such as AML and Bank Secrecy Act, and efficiently prepared respective paperwork in timely manner.
  • Professionally started and maintained good relations with managers and business owners.
  • Assisted store owners prepare for a visit from the IRS.
  • Participated on weekly teleconferences with managers around the country for updates.
Sep 2008 - Mar 2009

Personal Banker

US Bank

Description of Duties:

  • Top performer within Personal Bankers in the Region as a result of self-motivation and team-player skills.
  • Efficiently maintained sales level beyond goals on a monthly and quarterly basis.

Skills

Skills

Proven successful time-management

Solid and proven Computer Skills

Bilingual in Spanish-English, Intermediate level in French

Quick learner of new concepts and good listener

Analytical and versatile, good under pressure

Readily transcend cultural and language differences

Specially with my passion for learning new languages and about other cultures. Being tri-lingual makes this barrier smaller and more exciting.

Aptitude to Lead as well as a very involved Team-Player

Interest

Languages, cultures and Diversity

Sports

Dancing

Certifications

Certifications

Credit Life & Disability

WA State Insurance Commissioner

Interpreter for Spanish and English

WA DSHS