Postgraduate courses in Communications and Clinical Psychology, Mississippi State University
Bachelor of Science in Communications and Journalism, Mississippi University for Women
Admissions Assistant: 1999 - 2013
Office of Graduate Studies
Mississippi State University
•Work with international graduate students in admissions process.
•Utilize Banner system in keeping office/student records.
•Maintain daily telephone, e-mail, and personal contact with university personnel and students.
*Served on Graduate Council subcommittee concerning Conditional Language admission
Editor/Reporter-Photographer: 1993 - 1999
The Webster Progress-Times
•Wrote 'hard' news, features, advertising copy, press releases, and political announcements.
1 Specialties: city, county, school board meetings.
•Utilized computers for overall layout, setting copy, and designing advertising schematics.
•Did both news and advertising photography.
•Served as business liaison for surrounding counties.
2 Coordinated meetings between publisher and clients, problem-solving, advertising sales.
•Trained new employees in various areas of desktop publishing.
Data Control Specialist: 1979 - 1983
Deposit Guaranty National Bank
•Accounting: payment-on-delivery, demand daily accounts, installment/commercial loans, and savings.
•Mail: receiving/shipping of materials to different customers within banking systems.
Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access)
Macintosh and Quark
Have done field investigation work for attorneys and law enforcement agencies.
Interests: writing, photography, reading, cooking, physical fitness, Yoga, cats.