Stephanie Mc Devitt

Stephanie Mc Devitt

Special Accomplishments

  • Commencement Speaker Finalist, Marymount University, May 2012
  • Awarded Most Outstanding Graduate Student, Marymount University English Department, April 2012
  • Paper presentation at Discover Student Research Conference, Marymount University, April 2012: "James Baldwin's Magical Realism"
  • Sigma Tau Delta President 2011-2012
  • Sigma Tau Delta Inductee fall 2010
  • Paper presentation at Student Research Conference, Marymount University, April 2008: "Philip Roth's use of Sports Metaphors"
  • Phi Eta Sigma Inductee fall 1999


To obtain a position in higher education, writing, editing, or researching where I can utilize and strengthen the skills gained in my education and previous work experience.



Computer Skills

Datatel, Wordpress, Blogspot, Microsoft Office Word, Microsoft Office Excel, Microsoft Office PowerPoint, various Internet programs, Mac and PC Research Databases: MLA International Bibliography, J-STOR: Arts and Sciences, ProQuest Research Library, Project Muse  

Work History

Work History
Jun 2006 - Present

Administrative Assistant

Marymount University
  • ·   Provide executive assistance to the Athletic Director including coordinating meetings, drafting and editing correspondence, and scheduling travel

  • Serve as tournament director for on-campus tournaments of 4 or 8 teams
  • Assist with special events planning including Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Annual Student-Athlete Banquet
  • Hire and supervise 30-40 student workers and act as liaison to student employment office, human resources, and payroll
  • Establish and maintain National Collegiate Athletic Association forms and other official documents; keep updated rosters on 12 teams
  • Compile, edit, and distribute department publications including the Student-Athlete Handbook and the Coaches Handbook
  • Submit all purchase requisitions for staff of 17 and work with business office on purchasing and billing
  • Assist with summer camp operations including mailings, creating and maintaining a camper database, and hiring
  • Prepare all game contracts for home sporting events
  • Maintain stock of office supplies including monitoring inventory and reordering as required
  • Provide administrative support to a staff of 17 including handling the mail, maintenance requests, key inventory, setting up meeting rooms, and answering the main Athletics Department phone line.
Aug 2012 - Sep 2012


Then and Now LLC
  • Edit and correct "Shining City Upon a Hill" for grammar and style using MLA formatting
  • Edit and correct several "Then & Now" advertisements for grammar and style using MLA formatting
Dec 2003 - Dec 2005

Box Office Representative

Helen Hayes Theater Company
  • Completed in-person and phone order ticket sales with Choice Ticketing and IC Verify
  • Trained in cash handling and managed check and cash deposits
  • Assisted house manager with late seating and coordination of special events
  • Acted as a liaison between customers and administrative staff
  • Performed basic office duties including mailings, filing, paperwork, and customer service
Feb 2002 - Jun 2005

Assistant Varsity Softball Coach

Pelham Memorial High School
  • Worked primarily with outfielders on defensive technique and strategy
  • Coached first base
  • Assisted in instruction of softball to girls ages 14 to 17
Aug 2001 - May 2002

Box Office Manager/House Manager

Hartke Theater Box Office
  • Hired and trained staff and coordinated weekly work schedule
  • Acted as House Manager
  • Managed ticket sales and customer service
  • Assisted in planning, scheduling, and coordination of special events