Linda Chandler Kidd

Freelance Word Processing Freelancer & Document Designer

Location:Dyersburg, Tennessee, United States
2 Skills
I have also worked with grants and proposals as well as Aerospace Engineering manuscripts.

Linda Chandler Kidd


Accomplished professional with strong organizational, communication, and computer skills; detail and structure oriented?
B.S. - *** Laude Graduate
• University of Tennessee ? Chattanooga, TN

A.A. Secondary Education
Dean’s List
• East Central Community College, ? Decatur, MS??
• Louisville High School,? Louisville, MS
Honor Graduate

• Proficient in written and verbal communication ?
• Detail oriented, ability to successfully structure jobs demanding
• Expert use of personal and Macintosh computers and software
(including but not limited to Adobe Contribute, Banner, IRIS, Word,
Excel, Office Publisher, PowerPoint, Adobe Acrobat, VM Ware

• Excellent typing speed with minimal errors (85 WPM)?
• Ability to design and maintain website

• Blue Ribbon Award - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

• Distinguished Service - Mississippi State University College of
Veterinary Medicine

• National Dean’s List

• University of Tennessee at Chattanooga (2003-Retired effective
May 1, 2013)
Health & Human Performance:
Assistant to the Department Head,

• Advising undergraduate students
• Departmental annual budget/reports & procurement card
• University, community, and prospective students liaison for the
Department of Health & Human Performance (HHP)
• Departmental website
• Editorial and technical support for grants and contracts
• Assist undergraduate students (900) with class schedules for
appropriate and timely graduation for all HHP concentrations
when faculty unavailable; Assist faculty with student data for all
orientation sessions and for advising appointments
• Enter HHP advisors’ names in Banner for all HHP advisees

• Mississippi State University? College of Veterinary Medicine:
Administrative Specialist in Research? to Dr. Jerald Ainsworth, Associate Dean

• Liaison – federal/state agencies & legislators
• Created/maintained annual report databases
• Processed/submitted grants/contracts proposals on-line
• Created/maintained website
• Office manager?
• Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station:
Administrative Specialist to Dr. Vance Watson, Director

• Mississippi State University ? Aerospace Engineering:
Administrative Assistant to Department Head, ? Professor Charles B. Cliett

• Research Technical papers/grant/contract proposals
• Graduate/undergraduate student coordinator
• Office Manager


• Ronald McDonald House – Volunteer
• Starkville Manor – Volunteer for senior citizen residents, Starkville,
MS -- transported for doctor’s visits, groceries, other necessities; hosted
special celebrations; completed Medicare/Insurance claims, etc.
• Children’s Reading Program, Starkville and Oktibbeha County School
System, Starkville, MS
• Sunday School and Training Union Teacher for 13-18 years-of-age
category, Murphy Creek Baptist Church, Louisville, MS


Dr. Gary Liguori**, Department Head, Health & Human Performance, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Ave., Bldg. 6606, Chattanooga, TN 37403,, 423-425-4176.

Dr. W. Leroy Fanning** – Professor Emeritus and former HHP Department Head, 423-240-9115 or

Dr. A. Jerald Ainsworth* – Provost, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Ave., Bldg. 4305, Chattanooga, TN 37403,, 423-425-4478.

Linda Orth, Registrar, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Ave., Dept. 5155, Chattanooga, TN 37403,, 423-425-4669.

Dr. Steve Underwood, Associate Professor, Health & Human Performance, University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, 615 McCallie Ave., Bldg. 6606, Chattanooga, TN 37403,, 423-425-4173.

*Please note: Dr. Ainsworth was my direct supervisor when we were both employed by Mississippi State University, College of Veterinary Medicine, Mississippi State, MS 39762.

**Please note: Dr. Liguori took the position of HHP Department Head, effective July 1, 2012. Dr. Fanning retired as HHP Department Head, effective June 30, 2012.
Skills (2) Rating
Word Processing
Document Design