•Acted as team lead on many projects, creating work schedules that were conducive to all members, coordinating meetings to assess the progress of each group member, and utilizing motivational techniques to ensure the completion of the task at hand by all team members.
•Utilized knowledge acquired from Cultural Anthropology classes to successfully motivate and interact with diverse work groups.
•Conducted research for a variety of different college courses, including online research, library research, and field research.
•Researched and completed Anthropological studies and ethnographies (qualitative cultural research).
•Conducted fieldwork for Education Across Cultures at the Los Angeles County Jail.
•Gathered and organized source materials and authored, edited, and produced numerous research papers.
•Completed non-fiction creative writing and communication courses.
•Proficient in both APA and MLA styles.
•Attended peer-editing workshops.
•Developed PowerPoint presentations and presented materials in a classroom setting. Conducted presentations of up to 20 minutes in length.
•Exceled in several linguistics courses, including Education Across Cultures and Language and Culture, which taught the means for effective listening and communication practices in very diverse environments.
•Consistently provided excellent customer service.
•Successfully accomplished tasks with conflicting demands and deadlines.
•Possesses excellent time management skills.
•Acted as a personal assistant.
•Proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint and various research databases provided at the California State University Long Beach campus
I am currently attending Cal State Long Beach however I am scheduled for graduation December 2013 with a Bachelor's in anthropology.