Veronica Stokes

  • Washington DC
Veronica Stokes

Working For Your Success

Work experience

Work experience
Oct 2013 - Dec 2014

Fund Raiser

Salvation Army

Fairfax, VA,

Worked as a bell-ringer for organization for two fundraising seasons in a row in front of grocery stores throughout the Fairfax Area; Answered customers questions regarding services, offices, and locations

Oct 2011 - Aug 2012

Deli Associate


Fairfax, VA,

Opened and closed deli, ordered needed supplies, served customers, prepared orders such as platters, large chicken orders; Recorded temperature during cooking and maintaining temperatures for cold food storage

Dec 2010 - Aug 2011

Part-time Server

The Gardens at Fair Oaks

Fairfax, VA 

Served residents of a 24 hour residential nursing facility, their meals; Prepared meals according to dietary restrictions and requirements for those under doctor's orders

Dec 2008 - Jun 2009

Deli Associate

Fairfax Inova Hospital

Falls Church, VA 

Opened and closed deli, made sandwiches for sale to customers of the cafeteria; Cooked foods for sandwiches, platters, soups, and specials

Dec 2007 - Aug 2008

Medical Records Clerk

The Realization Center

Brooklyn, NY 

Greeted vendors, physicians, and patients Prepared doctor's daily sessions at outpatient treatment facility; Recorded and collected specimens for urinalysis; Provided results to probation officers, court officials, and doctors under strict confidentiality phones

Apr 2000 - Sep 2001

Field Supervisor

NYC Department of Employment

New York, NY

Assisted in the enrollment of 35, 000 participants ages 14-21 in the Summer Youth Employment Program Verified and checked information such as social security numbers and other info under strict confidentiality Visited sites employing youth to monitor for possible safety hazards and provide technical support

Aug 1997 - Jan 1999

Coalition for the Homeless

Coalition for the Homeless

New York, NY 

Advocated on behalf of homeless and unemployed New Yorkers for their rights, benefits, and shelter; Lobbied city officials about the plight of New York's homeless shelter population; Visited shelters to inform residents of their rights under Callahan law, Assisted clients with housing and service applications; Represented during appeals with assistance of the city's Legal Aid Society borough offices.


Mar 2015 - May 2015


Northern Virginia Community College

Workforce Investment Act Professional Food Service Manager Certificate Program

Jan 2008 - Jul 2008


Institute for Community Organizing

6 month training program in community organizing, concepts, and duties which included internship at local agency



Communication Skills

Great communication skills

Able to work independently or as a team player

Medical/ Office Skills

Micosoft Office suite, Powerpoint, Outlook, Excel

Knowledge of medical terminology

Medical billing and coding, transcription