Dr. Zakia Carter, PhD

Freelance Blog Writer & Article Writer

Location:Valrico, Florida, United States
Phone: 813-360-9389
Website: http://www.whitetentrunway.com
2 Skills

10 years’ experience in program development for private industry and universities
Areas of Expertise: Donor Relations, Administration, managing funds and accounts ranging from $500 to $10 million. Directed volunteer programs with community leaders. Determined policy for the 13th largest university in the country. Community Relations. Writing, researching, and publishing. Client/Customer Services, Fashion Consultation, Small Business Ownership

2012- Present American Express Virtual
Small Business Consultant
? Small Business Account Management
? Corporate Account Management
? Travel Consultant

2013- Present NBC’S The Daytime Show
• Reoccurring Fashion Segment Panelist
• Fashion styling and Consultation

2009- Present White Tent Runway Boutiques Lithia, FL
? Owner of Boutique Stores
? Management
? Sales
? Budget Management, Project planning
? Project Management/ Marketing
? Sales

20011- present Love First Christian Center Riverview, FL
Assistant of Director of Woman’s Ministries
? Ministry
? Event Planning
? Product Management
? Logistics
? Advertising/ Promotions
? Corporate Travel Consultant

2007-2009 The Socialite Public Relations Riverview, FL
Business Owner
• Donor Relations
? Business Development
? Community Relations
? Budget Management, planning, procreation
? Corporate Travel Consultant
? Management

2008- 2010 Continental Airlines Virtual, USA
Reservations Sales Agent
• Customer Service
• Sales
• 24x7 Call Center

2004-2007 University of South Florida Tampa, FL
Director of External Relations
? Managed budget of $7.5 million for scholarships
? Directed and managed a successful scholarship disbursement plan
? Cultivated high net worth donors to meet philanthropic goals for the alumni association
? Developed corporate sponsorship program

2004-1995 Verizon Communications New York, NY
Lead Customer Service Admin

? Managed team in a 24x7 Call Center
? Adhered to Call Escalations
? Customer Service
? Team Development/ Project Management

1996-2000 Morgan State University Baltimore, MD
? B.A Communications
2001-2003 Hofstra University Uniondale, NY
? Masters of Business
2009-2011 Tabernacle Bible College
? Doctorate of Theology / Divinity Brandon, Florida
PhD Divinity

Cirrus Aviation – private pilot student Sarasota, Florida

FAA flight student certification, Bell Shoals Baptist Academy Board of Directors, YMCA Board of Directors, International Rotary, All Children’s Hospital Board, Fashion Week Tampa Bay Board of Directors
References furnished upon request
Skills (2) Rating
Blog Writing
Article Writing