Soon-to-be college graduate seeking a position with an established, mission-driven organization. Aside from school and previous receptionist work have hundreds of hours of volunteer work invested as a Committee Co-Chair for the Potomac Valley Master Naturalists working with new students on getting their certifications.
Proficient in computer programs such as Word, PowerPoint, and Excel
Not afraid to ask questions but very much a self-starter
Camp counselor 06/2013 to 07/2013
Potomac Valley Audubon Discovery Camps – Shepherdstown, WV
Planned and led weekly theme-driven nature camp sessions with children ages 5-13. Worked primarily with middle-school aged children but also some elementary age. Executed activities such as hiking, caving, nature-themed crafts, and other activities geared towards bringing children closer to the natural world.
Watershed Instructor 01/2010 to 05/2010
Potomac Valley Audubon Society – Jefferson County, WV
Led elementary school students in discussions and activities focused on their watershed. Activities included a field trip to Potomac River, testing water, microinvertebrates, pollution, and the water cycle.
Front Desk Representative 01/2005 to 03/2008
Loudoun County Parks and Recreation, Agency on Aging – Leesburg, VA
Processed registrations for camp programs as well as senior programs. Did general receptionist work such as sending memos or faxes, answering and directing phone calls, booking rooms, and ordering supplies. Took minutes for the Loudoun County Committee on Aging through the Agency on Aging.
High School Diploma: General 1996 Loudoun County High School – Leesburg, VA
Bachelor of Arts: English with a minor in Biology 2013 Shepherd University – Shepherdstown, WV