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  1. 1. KIMBERLY FLOYD 447 Oakwood Ave, East Aurora, NY 14052 | (7 16) 725-7531 | PROFESSIONAL SUMMARY I contribute enthusiasm and genuine positivity to any environment I am a part of. Through effective communication, drive, passion, and creative thought I aim to be a unique and indispensable asset to an organization with strong ethics and a worthwhile objective. EDUCATION State University of New York at Fredonia, Bachelor of Arts: Psychology,Minor in Philosophy Graduated May 2015 Graduated Summa Cum Laude,3.73GPA Completed CITI Human Subjects Training Psi Chi International Honor Society Golden Key International Honor Society Proficient in French language:verbal and written Dean’s List, every semester (Fall 2011- Spring 2015) Intern at Domestic Violence Shelter(Spring 2015) Primary Investigator in Indep. Research (Fall 2014) EMPLOYMENT Counselor Summer 2015 New York State Summer School of the Arts (NYSSSA)- Fredonia, NY ● Directly supervised and ensured safety and wellbeing ofartistically gifted individuals ages 13-18 ● Planned and managed interactiveprograms and activities to spark creativity and critical thinking ● Provided on-the-spot counseling to students in various critical situations, e.g. panic attacks, emotional disputes ● Held informational meetings with students and enforced rules and regulations as needed. Intern Social Worker at Domestic Violence Shelter January- May 2015 The Salvation Army ANEW center- Jamestown, NY ● Dealt directly with clients involved in issues ofadult/childdomestic violence &sexual assault ● Provided on-the-spot counseling and support to clients during critical/crisis situations, and emotional conflicts ● Accompaniedclients to court, policedept., mental health sessions, &other human serviceagencies for support and guidance ● Shadowed case managers in vacating Orders ofProtection ● 1-on-1 interviews with clients for goal assessments,safety planning, and assisting with paperwork ● Provided information to clients- e.g. housing, mental health, drug/alcohol, and health services ● Developeda grant proposal for shelterfundraising Student Researcher, Primary Investigator in Independent Research Fall 2014 Dr. Jennifer Dyck; Supervisor- Fredonia, NY ● Organized a focus group to assess an invalid Punctuality Scale usedfor a study researching the patterns ofuse of digital calendars ● Collaborated with fellow researchers to revise a more valid and reliable Punctuality Scale so as to be more suited towards collegestudents.
  2. 2. ● Completed a Human Subjects Application for approval from the IRB ● Administered the survey online and gathereddata. Receptionist, Greeter Summer 2014 West Herr Toyota & Scion- Orchard Park, NY ● Served as the front-line contact person with customers, both in-person and by phone. ● Mediated issues between customers and salespeopleand saw to it that they received the assistance they needed. Cook, Cashier, Delivery person Summer – Winter 2013 Maria’s Pizza- Fredonia, New York ● Served customers in restaurant that specialized in fast service and inexpensivecarryout food. Waitress, Hostess Fall 2008 – Spring 2012 Arriba Tortilla- East Aurora, NY ● Communicatedeffectively with diverse types ofpeoplein a collaborative manner. ● Interpersonally connected with peopleand created a pleasant atmosphere for them. ● Multi-tasked a diversearray ofjobs at oncein a fluid and efficient fashion. TRAVEL & COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT West Herr's "Keeping Children Safe" Campaign Summer 2014 ● Provided fun, safe activities and a pre-emptive finger-printing service for children and their families. Fredonia’s 3k Jog For Justice Fun-Run Spring 2014 Baker Memorial Church Volunteer 2008 - 2015 ● Collaborated with eventstaffto host the Annual Strawberry Festival. U.S. Western National Parks Summer 2013 ● Independently road-tripped for 2 months to in Utah, California, Washington, Oregon, and Colorado. 5k Hospice Memorial Walk Summer 2012 ● Participated in 5k walk to benefit the Hospice Foundation, supporting Hospice Buffalo, Essential Care for Children and the Life Transitions Center. Future Curators Program January 2011-May 2011 ● Curated an art exhibit at the Albright-Knox Gallery. Education First (EF) Tours Summer 2008 and 2010 ● Completed two summerabroad experiences:2-weeks to Greece, Italy, and Turkey and to Spain, France, and Italy.