Shannon Wright

Shannon Wright

Objective

To become an accountant for a company or a CPA.

Interest

Writing, Reading, Movies, Acting, Working with youth

Summary

I am a hardworking, positive, and persistent individual.  In everything I do, I strive to set a good example to those around me.  I am goal-oriented, focused, and hope to become a functioning working member of society.

Work History

Work History
Oct 2008 - Present

Communtiy Service- Brookland-Lakeview Empowerment Center Community Fun Day Volunteer

Lexinton County School District II Myrdis Walker Scholars

10/4/2008

My duties where to assist in any way with this program that is held annually for the surrounding community.  I was in charge of various booths, overseeing activities, and helping with clean-up after-wards.

Sep 2009 - Present

College of Charleston Office of Civic Engagement Neighborhood Pick-up Volunteer

College Of Charleston Black Student Union

9/12/09

The community service committee of the Black Student Union decided to do this clean-up of a local neighborhood.  It was a rewarding experience as some who lived there expressed their gratitude to us.

Jan 2007 - Jun 2008

Children's Church Volunteer

Bible Way Church of Atlas Road

I was to assist the teachers in their classrooms with discipline, escorting the children to restroom, and assisting with the weekly lesson.  I mostly worked with 5-6 year-olds.

Jan 2007 - Mar 2008

Student/Part-time worker

About Face

About Face was a program at the Bible Way Church of Atlas Road that sought to teach high school students important life and work skills.  During the sessions, students were paid to take classes that taught these skills.  They were also required to complete a number of community service hours, and work hours at a job site of their choice in which they received minimum wage.  During my stint in the program, I worked with the church's Children Church, and its Operations Office.

Jun 2007 - Jul 2007

Receptionist/Secretary

Bible Way Church of Atlas Road Operations Office

Worked at the Bible Way Church of Atlas Road's Operations Office.  I was part of the About Face program at the church that sought to teach high school students important life and work skills.  We were given summer jobs in which we were to shadow individuals at their work place.  My assignment was Deacon Calvin Jackson, Chief Operating Officer at the Bible Way Church, and newly elected member of the Richland County School District 2 School Board.  I was to work in his office, closely with the Administrive Assistant of the office, Phyllis Hoover.  My duties were to:  answer the phones, make copies of billing statements, and file them.

Education

Education
Aug 2005 - Jun 2009

Brookland-Cayce High School

Was involved in the Marching Band for five years (8th-12th) and Front Ensemble Captain for four of those years, National Honor Society, Lexington School District 2 Myrdis Walker Scholar (President-12th), and Debate club to name a few.

Skills

Skills

Writing

An interest of mine. Have won various contest in school.  Did very well in that portion of my English classes.  Have my own site in which I post work.

Math

Favorite subject in school, am very skilled.