Amanda Siemen

Freelance Photo Editor & Portrait Artist

Location:Sebewaing, Michigan, United States
2 Skills
Kinde, MI ?989-582-0347?
Seeking a challenging position fully utilizing my skills and education, simultaneously allowing me to obtain new skills while having a positive impact on others; able to telecommute

? Academic Advising experience
? Excellent customer service skills, organization, management and office skills
? 7+ years office experience
? Proficient with Microsoft Word, Microsoft Word Track Changes, Excel, PowerPoint, OASIS, Black Board, Moodle, and Internet
? Type 54 wpm
? Home office includes laptop and desktop computers with MS Office; copier; printer; and phone.
08/2013-Present: Content Editor/Breathless Press, Alberta, Canada
Read manuscripts, correct grammatical mistakes, and offer corrections, suggestions, and professional critique of manuscripts, without changing the style or voice of the author. Work directly with authors to complete edits by assigned deadline.

10/2010-present: Substitute Teacher / PESG, Caledonia, MI
Manage classroom and teach students when regular teacher is absent. Perform behavior management and student guidance, offer educational support and guidance.
10/2011-6/2012: Academic Adviser /Baker College, Cass City, MI
Assisted first year students to navigate the academic landscape, read step plans/rotations, communicated effectively via e-mail, letters telephone, and in person, Contributed to and edited/published the campus news letter, meet with students to discuss goals and/or academic issues, promoted degree completion and student retention, communicated with other University departments on students’ behalf, register & track students using college software (OASIS).
10/2009-1/2012: Photographer / Picture Me, Bad Axe, MI
Photographed customers, assisted with sales, marketing and customer service, worked with computer program Portrait and Wedding, made and managed appointments, prepared memos, filled out reports, did filing and answered phones.
Master of Liberal Arts/Concentrations in Psychology and Literature
Baker University, Baldwin City, KS (Expected December 2015)

Master of Education / Concentration in Distance Learning
Ashford University, Clinton, IA (December 2012)
Member, Golden Key Honour Society

Bachelor of General Studies / Concentration in Early Childhood Education and Psychology
Baker College, Flint, MI (June 2011)
Skills (2) Rating
Photo Editing
Portrait Art