Alexandra Kelley

Freelance Proofreader & Salesperson

Location:Laurel, Maryland, United States
2 Skills
Alexandra I. Kelley
8391 Sand Cherry Lane
Laurel MD 20723

Professional Statement:
I am currently an undergraduate student with years of academic distinction and work experience that have given me valuable lessons in leadership, dedication, and tenacity. I intend to pursue a career with a focus on writing, and hope that my current skills will reflect my ambition and desire to become an asset in the professional workplace environment.

Work Experience:

• Interned at the Greene Law Firm in Columbia, MD
-Part of the Gifted and Talented Research Program at Reservoir High School
-Gained hands-on experience handling legal cases dealing with family and immigration law
-Assisted in legal research that aimed at breaking down case background
-Organized older case files as part of clerical duties

• Presented Final Gifted and Talented Research Project at Howard County G/T Research Fair at Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Research Center
-Presentation focused on the asylum laws and case handlings in the United States

• Sales Associate at Oakley (2014-present)
-Assisted customers in finding specific Oakley merchandise
-Contributed to the store’s overall sales increase

• Spanish Tutor (2013-present)
-Volunteer tutor elementary school children in Spanish at Wiggins Street Elementary in Gambier, Ohio
-Sole foreign language program in the district

• Hostess – Xitomate (2013)
-Was charged with scheduling parties and seating patrons in a strategic way that benefitted both restaurant staff and customers.

• Columbia Association Lifeguard (Summer 2011)
-Aided in pool management, member safety, and customer service
-Recorded two rescues (assisting troubled swimmers)

• Babysitter (2010-present)
-Keep children entertained with educational materials and fun physical activities while staying safe

• Reservoir High School Laurel, Maryland (2009-2013)
-Graduated in top 10% of class
-Scholar Athlete/Minds In Motion Award Recipient-4 years
-National Honor Society
-National Spanish Honor Society
-Honor Roll
-4.25 Cumulative GPA (Weighted)

• Kenyon College Gambier, Ohio (2013-present)
-Currently pursuing a Bachelor of Arts in English & Undecided -3.0 GPA


• Played Competitive Volleyball for 7 years
-Maryland Juniors Club Member (2006-2013)
? 13-18 Elite Teams
-Reservoir High School Volleyball (2009-2013)
? Junior Varsity Volleyball-2 years (Captain Sophomore Year)
? Varsity-2 years (Captain Junior and Senior Year)
-Coached Gators Volleyball Summer Camp (2010-2014)

• Writing
-Won the cross-classroom poetry competition (2012-2013)
-Member of Kenyon Writing Club (2013-2014)
- Finalist for U.S. Department of State’s National Security Language Initiative for Youth (“NSLI-Y”) program (2010-2011)

• Travel
-Was a Student Ambassador with People To People (Summer 2008)
? Gained a interest in global issues and politics
? Met with local business owners to learn about career and culture
? Completed a German homestay where I attended a German school to look at education from a different culture’s perspective

Personal Interests:

• Physical Fitness
-Enjoy running and playing volleyball
• Writing
-Possess a strong passion for writing anything-from creative fiction to professional and technical writing
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