Sam  Artis

Sam Artis

Qualified candidate that acts with integrity, builds collaborative relationships and communicates effectively. Proficiency in all Microsoft Office Suite applications as well as Google Analytics, Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides.

Work History
Work History
Oct 2014 - Mar 2015
Certified Application Counselor
Maximus Federal Services Boise, ID

Provided application assistance for consumers to access affordable health insurance  through the Federally-facilitated Insurance Marketplace. Played a vital role in helping consumers prepare electronic applications and establish eligibility determinations, apply for premium tax credits and cost-sharing reductions, compare plans and enroll in coverage. Provided education to raise awareness about the Affordable Healthcare Act and insurance policies. Project was funded through federal grant funds, position required complete comprehensive federal training, security clearance through criminal background checks, and extensive knowledge of federal law, tax law, and the health insurance industry prior to assisting consumers.

Jul 2012 - May 2014
Big 5 Sporting Goods Moscow, ID

Sales Associate at a sporting goods store that offered a product mix of footwear, fitness and athletic apparel, equipment for camping, hunting, fishing, and golf. Skills required great attention to details on current specials and promotional line offerings. The position required friendly customer service and tremendous knowledge on product lines while maintaining enthusiasm for sales and interaction with customers.

Oct 2008 - Dec 2010
Shore Lodge Resort McCall, ID

Front Desk Associate at a top rated nationally recognized resort. Provided customer service support as part of the Shore Lodge team. Served as resort liaison for guests where duties included booking reservations, guest check in and out, promoting and selling room packages, preparing invoices and providing information to ensure the high satisfaction of guest’s stay. Additional liaison responsibilities included working with contract accounts and major events hosted at the resort including weddings, corporate functions, and charity events. Position required a high level of motivation and organization skills to effectively and successfully complete work. In addition, worked during the transition from private to public resort. Transition required understanding management’s needs and customer expectations while adapting to a changing environment.

May 2008 - Aug 2008
Lakeside Bar & Grill McCall, ID

Food Server at a fast paced restaurant that provided excellent customer service while taking orders, delivering food, working electronic and point of sales system; drink service, and cleaning the restaurant. Position required effective communication skills to work with restaurant and resort managers to anticipate high traffic during resort events at the height of summer vacation seasons. Role required the ability to read people and understand their needs while adjusting to situations accordingly.

May 2005 - Aug 2005
North Pacific Processors Naknek, AK

Food Processor that worked with a diverse and international crew in Bristol Bay, Alaska during the summer salmon season while pursuing an undergraduate degree. Provided support in the final production stage where product was packaged, boxed, and coded for barge shipping to international destinations. Work was driven by an aggressive schedule in order to meet delivery for distributors all while ensuring quality of product to meet and exceed market standards.

Aug 2003 - Jan 2008
Bachelor of Arts, History
University of Idaho Moscow, ID

Relevant course work included Marketing, Business Ethics, Math, English, Sociology, Spanish, Italian, Anthropology, Communications, Political Science & Philosophy.

Jan 2008 - May 2008
International Marketing
University of Turin Torino, Italy

Semester abroad in Italy as part of undergraduate degree. Areas of focus; International Marketing & Economics.

Jan 2010 - May 2010
Boise State University Boise, ID

Non-degree seeking student focused on upper division Spanish courses.

Jan 2012 - May 2014
Integrated Business Curriculum (IBC)
University of Idaho Moscow, ID

MBA style utility program that incorporated 5 modules of study; Marketing, Human Resources, Finance, Operations Management & Information Systems.


Served as an active member of the community during college participating in charities; Saint Jude’s Research Center Up Til’ Dawn, Paint the Palouse and Habitat for Humanity. Athletic interests include Baseball, Golf, Downhill Skiing, and Softball.