Victoria Carlson

Victoria Carlson

Summary

My name is Victoria Carlson. I am a very outgoing, determined, goal oriented, driven, intelligent, and personable young lady. I am currently a freshman in college and have many dreams and goals. I am working on getting my A.A. from Jones County Junior College. I plan to transfer from there to the University of Southern Mississippi and graduate with my B.A. in Psychology. Following this I plan to work towards my M.A. and PhD. I am focused and excited about the work I can do in my field.

Awards and Recognitions

  • Class Treasurer of Student Council 7th and 8th grade years
  • Honor Roll/High Honors student middle school and high school years
  • 1st Place Monmouth County Fire Prevention Poster Award
  • MVP Soccer- Kirkwood Tournament (2005), Ocean Tournament (2005), Neptune Summer Kick Off Tournament (2010)
  • Many Sportsmanship awards during athletic career

Objective

My career goal is to become a successful psychologist while also doing research and studies on the side. Getting an opportunity to internship for this type of position would be the main position I am seeking.

Work History

Work History
Mar 2011 - Aug 2011

Hostess/Cashier

Perkins Restaurant and Bakery

Responsibilities included but were not limited to:

  • showed guests to their seats
  • handled the register and money
  • took "to-go" orders on the phone and in the restaurant
  • handled organizing bakery items in the cases
  • took messages for the owners
  • organized the drawer at the end of my shift with all money and register papers printed and put together
  • interacted with customers and maintained composed demeanor in stressful situations
Mar 2008 - Oct 2009

Receptionist

Remax Real Estate Partners

I worked at Remax as a receptionist my freshman year in high school. Responsibilities included but were not limited to:

  • answering muliti-line phones
  • making showing appointments
  • accepting and logging in rent payments
  • entering listings into the MLS system
  • interacting and assisting the agents and clients

Education

Education
Aug 2011 - Present

Associates

Jones County Junior College
  • Current GPA- 3.00 (after first semester of freshman year.)
  • Completed an Introduction to Keyboarding class that has given me the skills to type quickly and efficiently.
  • Completed an English Composition I class. I learned many skills through this class such as efficient writing skills and the ability to write about different topics.
  • Currently taking four classes including Human Growth & Development, Introduction to Philosophy, Introduction to Sociology, and English Composition II. These classes are teaching me many different essential tools. Things like organization, writing, analyzing, critical thinking, ect.
Oct 2008 - Apr 2009

Neptune High School
  • Took High Honors/AP classes and maintained Honor Roll
  • Participated in the JV Basketball team
  • Participated in the French Club

After leaving Neptune High School due to lack of challenge and poor learning environment, I finished my high school education with homeschooling.

Aug 2007 - Oct 2008

Oak Grove High School
  • Took Honors/AP classes and maintained Honor Roll
  • Participated in French Club
  • Played JV Soccer and JV Basketball