Description

PROFILE

IT professional with expertise in Windows and Mac platforms, Microsoft Office, web development, HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and JQuery. Experienced in researching, analyzing, fundraising, writing, project management and program development.

 

EDUCATION

A.S. Information Technology                                                            January 2001 – June 2002
West Virginia Junior College, Morgantown, WV

 

Digital Cinematography B.S. Online Program                         August 2012 – November 2013
Full Sail University, Winter Park, FL

 

EXPERIENCE

i.c.stars, Chicago, IL                                                                                   October 2014 – Current
Resident

· Providing support to current interns through mentorship and answering questions

i.c.stars, Chicago, IL                                                                               June 2014 – October 2014
Intern

 ·      Served as Business Analyst during 1st sprint, operating under Agile Methodology
·       Managed a team of 5 as Scrum Master during 2nd and 3rd sprints of mobile app development project
·       Assisted development team, evaluated research and prepared reports
·       Evaluated user stories and test cases, recorded progress on Trello board and in Google Docs

 

Senior Caregiver, Morgantown, WV                                              January 2003 – December 2013

 ·       Performed basic household tasks such as laundry and grocery shopping and provided transportation
·       Scheduled doctors appointments; monitored blood sugar and medication usage
·       Responsible for paying the bills, maintaining financial records, personal accounting and tax preparation
·       Negotiated terms and expectations with care providers, insurance companies and creditors

 

West Virginia Junior College, Morgantown, WV                                    June 2002 – December 2002
Assistant Teacher                                                                   

·       Trained students in basic computer operations and entry-level HTML web development
·       Co-authored instructional materials for Computer Literacy and Basic HTML classes
·       Monitored students’ progress and provided additional individual support as needed
·       Answered questions and individually guided students through areas of difficulty

 

Peace for the Streets by Kids from the Streets, Seattle, WA                     May 1995 – November 1998
Coordinator

·       Supervised team of 6 volunteers and solicited donations over the phone
·       Helped develop programming specifically geared towards homeless youth
·       Organized private fundraising events and public benefit concerts to assist youth shelters
·       Wrote and prepared grant proposals and articles promoting organization to be published