THERESA A. BOWER
P.O. Box 531535 Henderson, NV 89053-1535 email:[email protected] • tel: (702) 524-4564
DIRECTOR • ADVISOR • MANAGER • PROFESSOR Accomplished College Professor, Compliance Director, Career Advisor, Marketing Director, Department Manager with a decade of public relations service in the Las Vegas valley developing strategic relationships through multi-channel marketing and staff management. Expert Presentations skills as a certified Trainer and Master Practitioner of Neuro-Linguistic Programming,Corporate Sales Trainer, and Public Speaker.
Consultant for small business, SBA advisor. Holds Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration. CORE COMPETENCIES
Superb Soft Skills: Staff relations and communication, team building, motivation.Diligent and Accurate Fiduciary Responsibilities that meet and exceed set goals. Highly Creative Problem Solver with above average integrity and ethics.
Advanced and Expert Computer Graphics Skills – Teaching Adobe CS2, CS3, CS4 Software knowledge in: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint)
Economic Survival skills in 2010– December 2009Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce event on financial trends, marketing, and social networking. VISUALCV Seminar – Personal Branding – June 2009Online Training – Build, enhance and communicate your personal brand through networking. New Horizons Learning Center Certified Level II -Dreamweaver Certification, Powerpoint Certification
Certified Level II -Front Page HTML Certification, Corel Draw Certification
Landmark Education – Advanced Training – June 2001Seminars – Building relationships, communication and life skills training. COMMUNITY / PROFESSIONAL - PRESENT / PAST AFFILIATIONS
Harrington & Reed Resource Partner – Corporate Community Relations and Networking – 2009
Presenter - NLP Communications seminar (Nov. 2009) develop and maint rapport, trust and building effective business relationships with government, organizations, and corporations. Clark County School District Presenter - Academic Administrative Parent Teacher skills sales training using NLP – 2009 Trained school principals, administrative personnel and teachers on communications and rapport.
International Academy of Design & Technology Admissions department communication skills sales training using NLP – 2009 Trained department staff in honing their communications using visual, auditory techniques to
build relationships and trust with prospective students and their families.
Service In Action Past President, Board of Directors – 2009 - 2010 Organization that provides programs for student success by motivation and esteem building.
Responsible for business plan recommendations reviews, community relations development.
Carnegie Heights Homeowners Association
Past President, Board of Directors – elected position 2006- 2008
Responsible for $374,000 annual budget review, regulatory compliance (NRS, CCR, municipal).
Mission Ridge Homeowners Association
Past President, Board of Directors – elected position 2003- 2005
Responsible for $91,000 annual budget review, regulation compliance (NRS, CCR, municipal).
Graphic Artists Guild
National Advocacy Committee member – 1985 to present Artists legal rights (U.S. Senate / House bills) Acknowledged Contributing Writer “Pricing & Ethical Guidelines” 9th and 13th editions Media Partners for Pets
Celebrity Grape Stomp (fundraiser for shelter / rescue animals’ medical needs) 2004 Brand creation (logo, graphics for shirts, flyers, broadcast) community & public relations
Small Business Administration - Small Business Development Center
Small Business Advisor – 1987 to 1992 marketing consultant Northern L.A. County, CA
Provided SBA clients with budget, creative, and process development consulting with emphasis on local networking.
Valley Economic Development Center
Past Small Business Advisor – 1987 to 1992 marketing consultant, Van Nuys, California
Provided VEDC clients with budget, and process development consulting.
California State University Northridge
Past Career Advisor – industry consultant to students, providing internship opportunities
through the S.A.G.A. program as a Graphic Design program student advisor.