Greg Meier

Freelance Writer & Creative Writer

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Location:Roanoke, Virginia, United States
Website: http://gregpmeier.wordpress.com
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/gregmeier
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Professional Objective:
A position as a technical communication specialist in a dynamic environment where I can use my knowledge and skills to serve the needs of others

Education:
Concordia University Wisconsin. B.A. in Theology and Theological Languages
May 2008

Graduate Institute of Applied Linguistics. Certificate in Applied Linguistics
December 2008

Tamale Institute of Cross-Cultural Studies. Certificate in Cross-Cultural Studies
August 2009

George Mason University. Certificate in Technical Writing
In progress

Other:

TESOL/TEFL Certification, First Aid/AED Certification, Microsoft Office Suite

Honors:

Dean’s List four times
Recipient of the Zondervan Publishing House award for undergraduate achievement
Graduated *** Laude

Work Experience:

Alaska Zipline Adventures, Juneau, AK, 2012
Adventure Guide
- Instructed guests in equipment usage and tour procedures
- Assisted in the development and revision of AZA’s Eco-certification statement of purpose and renewal proposal
- Named Employee of the month in June 2012

The London School, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan, 2011-2012
Teacher of English
- Developed lesson plans, instructional materials, and curriculum for classroom use
- Presented grammar rules, facilitated discussions, and led workshops
- Provided educational support for students of varying age groups, cultural backgrounds, and learning styles in a dynamic setting

CapTel, Inc., Milwaukee, WI, 2009-2011
Captioning Assistant/ Employee Coach
- Provided customer support using advanced voice recognition technology
- Coaching duties included assistance with the training of new and existing employees

Activities:

Lutheran Bible Translators, 2008-2009
Volunteer
- Presented fundraising opportunities to churches in the Greater Milwaukee Area
- Successfully raised over $10,000 in support of missionaries in Africa

References available upon request
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