Anna Sowash

Freelance Writer & Salesperson

Location:Charleston, West Virginia, United States
2 Skills
Anna Sowash Athens,Ohio 45701

Education: Bachelor of Arts in History and English 2008
Juniata College
1200 Moore Street, Huntingdon, PA

Archeology Field School, Jamestown project 2008.
University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA.

Junior Year Abroad, York St. John University, England 2006 -2007
Studied English and British history, traveled throughout the United Kingdom. Worked at the British Heart Foundation which raises funds for advancements in medical care.

Related Experience:

Archeological Dig at Jamestown, Virginia 2008
One of a team of twenty digging into the Civil War earth works to uncover parts of the first British settlement in the United States. Pieced together artifacts in an archeological lab and learned how to survey a site.

Historic Site Visits, in Southern England 2004
Stonehenge, the Tor in Glastonbury, Piccadilly Circus, Dover Cliffs and others.

Eclipse Company Town Ltd.
(1997-2009) Worked as a volunteer to rehabilitate an early 20th century coal mining town in Southern Ohio. Helped to stabilize the 14 buildings on the Eclipse property. This consisted of returning buildings to their original structure.

(2003-2007 summers) Hired as supervisor of historical restoration to ensure the architectural integrity of each building. Eclipse Company Town subsequently placed on the National Registry of Historical Sites (2007).

Fair Jeanne Brigantine (owned by Bytown Brigantine) 2003
Crewed on a replica tall ship through the Great Lakes in a 10 day race from Kingston, Ontario to Cleveland, Ohio. There were 34 crew members and we worked in three shifts. The shifts were rotated throughout the day and night. Strict eating and working schedule, all done in teams.

Work Experience:

Realtor, 2010 – present
Athens Realty, Athens, Ohio
Listing and selling houses. Answering phones and working with other agents and many different people.

Baker, 2009 – 2011
Crumbs Bakery, Athens, Ohio
Learned how to work in a diverse team, under pressure and competently

Receptionist, court runner, legal assistant, 1999-2007
Sowash, Carson and Ferrier Law Offices, Athens, Ohio
Learned valuable tools related to the running of an office
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