Skills

Skills

Conversational Spanish

Work History

Work History

Mayor

Mainz-Finthen Military Community

Elected as mayor of a 600+ member military community, with responsibility for day-to-day operations, handling problems, and maintaining solider/family morale. 

2007 - Present

Plant Manager/ Office Manager

Sonoco Recycling

Assimilated knowledge of multiple positions, including Operations, Logistics, Accounting and Plant Management. Entrusted frequently to handle cross-departmental matters outside of job description.  

Reputation as team member willing to take on additional duties and expand role as needed to achieve company goals. Served as Subject Matter Expert on several topics within multiple companies.

Created from scratch multiple Procedure Manuals up to 350 pages which formalized processes, mitigated potential issues and served as a training tool.  Identified disorganized and antiquated procedures, recognizing potential risks and proactively implementing solutions.

Reconciled monthly shipments within $1 over a span of 5 years, with transactions of up to $900K. 

Held top rank within location for least units returned, with quality rate 80% above peers.

Created a payment summary for eight individual suppliers which reduced service phone calls from 90 hours per month to under 2.

2006 - 2007

Fleet Manager

Sonoco Recycling

Hired for data entry position before earning Fleet Management responsibility within three months, and Accounts Payable/Receivables within six months.

Developed and implemented 300 page Operations Manual to align company resources and minimize risk.

Resolved a $240K internal account in arrears and negated the debt within 6 months.  

Education

Education

Certifications

Certifications

FEMA Certifications

Federal Emergency Management Agency