500 Washington Street, SE #96 Gainesville, GA
Event Planning | Campus Leadership | Public Speaking
May 2015 college graduate well versed in campus leadership, public speaking and event planning. Highly accomplished
in time management with strong organizational skills and proven commitment to excellence. Experienced in Microsoft
office, Mac software, and Google office software.
§ Strong Work Ethic
§ Excellent Communicator
§ Personnel Training
§ Leadership Experience
§ Advanced Organizational Skills
§ Quick Learner
§ Interviewing Skills
§ Interpersonal Skills
§ Conflict Resolution
F O R M A L E D U C A T I O N
Bachelor of Science Degree with an emphasis on Business and Entertainment Management, Brenau University,
Gainesville, GA, May 2015
Women’s Leadership Certificate, Brenau University, Gainesville, GA, May 2015
A C A D E M I C L E A D E R S H I P
STUDENT GOVERNMENT ASSOCIATION, Brenau University 2014-Present
§ Attends and participates in monthly one-on-one meetings with the President, Brenau University President, and
the Dean of the Women’s College, in order to discuss all issues related to the Student Body.
§ Drafts and delivers speeches during all Convocation Ceremonies covering multiple topics including:
“Leadership” and “Leaving a Legacy”.
§ Attends and participates in monthly meetings with the Brenau Board of Trustees regarding student body matters
once per semester.
§ Other positions held include: Vice President from 2013-2014 and Sophomore Class Senator from 2012-2013.
ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA SORORITY, INCORPORATED, Brenau University 2013-Present
Parliamentarian (2014-2015) and Sergeant at Arms (2013-2014)
VANGUARD LEADERSHIP PROGRAM, Brenau University 2014-Present
Co-Founder and Mentor
§ With four others, founded this program at Brenau and facilitated in its growth to the current 30 plus members.
GAMMA SIGMA ALPHA HONOR SOCIETY, Brenau University 2014-Present
R E L E V A N T C O U R S E W O R K
Management Principles | Business Communications | Principles of Leadership | Event Planning | Entertainment
Management | Diversity in Media
P R O F E S S I O N A L E X P E R I E N C E
THE LITTLE HONEY BAND, Nashville, TN 2015-Present
§ Negotiates fees for band performances with venue owners.
§ Books all band appearances and performances.
§ Creates and implements marketing strategies to boost band exposure and bookings.
P R O F E S S I O N A L E X P E R I E N C E ( C O N T I N U E D – T O U R M A N A G E R P O S I T I O N )
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§ Educates band members on how to use social media effectively to promote the band.
§ Manages all social media posts about the band including updating Facebook and Twitter regularly.
§ Currently creating a press kit to send to radio stations to promote the band.
BRENAU UNIVERSITY, Gainesville, GA 2013-Present
Lead Peer Assistant
§ Teaches Freshman Seminar Class of approximately 25 students lessons on time management, conflict resolution,
leadership, study skills, and the importance of community service.
§ Advises and registers incoming freshman students.
§ Plans parties for Peer Assistants 2 times per semester.
§ Grades short answer and essay assignments under strict time constraints.
§ As Lead Peer Assistant, manages approximately 15 peer assistants in all aspects of work. Trains incoming and
established peer assistants on procedures; collects and reviews weekly reports; and reports any issues to college
administration. Currently conducting interviews for next year’s peer assistants.
BRENAU UNIVERSITY, Student Services Department, Gainesville, GA 2012-Present
§ Represents the University by giving speeches at speaking engagements scheduled at local schools addressing the
transition from school to college.
§ Evaluates and enters student data into the database. Collects and compares the data in order to pair students as
roommates, taking into consideration compatibility potential to ensure a good match is made.
§ Opens and responds to all incoming correspondence.
§ Assembles student packets for distribution.
§ Answers University Switchboard phone line and routes callers to appropriate departments and personnel.
§ Performs clerical duties including filing and typing.
LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR’S OFFICE ON AGING, Columbia, SC 2011-2013
§ Facilitated in the packaging of goods and products for the elderly as well as for adults with disabilities that were
S P E C I A L D I S T I N C T I O N
Featured in an article by the Gainesville Times and the Brenau Window