Elaina Johnson

Freelance Nature Photographer & Outdoor Photograper

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Location:Hudson, Wisconsin, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/elainajohnson
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Kudos
3.0
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
CAREER OBJECTIVE
Seeking employment, using my skills and experience to assist youth and/or adults to improve and maintain their physical, mental, emotional and psychological health.
EDUCATION
Under-graduate Student, Winona State University, Winona, Minnesota August 2012- December 2015
Major: Therapeutic Recreation

Under-graduate Student, University of Minnesota, Crookston, Minnesota
August 2011-May 2012
Major: Natural Resources Management
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
August 2017to June 2018 Special Ed Assistant, Northeast Metro 916 Intermediate School District,
White Bear Lake, Minnesota (Full Time).
August 2016 to July 2017 Volunteer, Young Adults in Global Mission, Hungary
(Full Time)
Dec. 2015 to July 2016 Therapeutic Recreation Assistant, Christian Community Home, Hudson, Wisconsin (Full Time)
August 2015 to June 2016 Nursery Attendant, Bethel Lutheran Church, Hudson, Wisconsin
(Part Time)
Aug. 2015 to Nov. 2015 Intern, Minneapolis VA Health Care System, Minneapolis, Minnesota
(Full Time)
Sept. 2014 to May 2015 Youth Director, Central Lutheran Church, Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
Sept. 2014 to Dec. 2014 Student Minister, Lutheran Campus Center, Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
June 2014 to July 2014 Practicum Experience, Shriners Hospital for Children, Minneapolis, MN
(Part Time)
January 2014 to May 2014 Recreation Supervisor, Lake Lodge with Winona Parks and Recreation Dept., Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
January 2014 to May 2014 Recreation Supervisor, East Recreation Center Winona Parks and Recreation, Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
Sept. 2013 to Nov. 2013 Recreation Supervisor, Winona Park and Recreation Department, Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
April 2013 to Sept. 2013 Direct Support Trainee, Home and Community Options, Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
June 2013 to August 2013 Lifeguard, Bob Welch Aquatic Center, Winona Park and Recreation Department, Winona, Minnesota
(Part Time)
May 2012 to August 2012 Camp Counselor, Luther Point Bible Camp, Grantsburg, Wisconsin (Part Time)
January 2012 to May 2012 Student Worker, Early Childhood Development Center, U of M Crookston, Crookston, Minnesota (Part Time)
SKILLS
• Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power-point)
• Proficient with Apple MacBook and PC
• Proficient in Web Technology
• Excellent written documentation and verbal communication skills
• Strong knowledge of principles of Recreational Therapy
• Broad experience working with people who have developmental and physical disabilities
• Strong understanding of confidentiality rules
• In depth knowledge of individualized planning
• Proficient understanding of assistive technology and devices

LEADERSHIP
• Vice President of the Lutheran Campus Center, Winona, Minnesota (Aug. 2014 to May 2015)
• Student Minister with Lutheran Campus Center, Winona, Minnesota (Aug. 2014 to Dec. 2014)
• Stormtrooper with Intervarsity, Winona State University, Winona, Minnesota (Sept. 2013 to Dec. 2013)
• Chapter Focus Week, Cedarville, Michigan (May 2013)
• Compelled Winter Leadership Conference, Westby, Wisconsin (February 2013)
• Board member, Lutheran Youth Organization (2009-2011)

AFFILIATIONS AND CERTIFICATIONS
• Minnesota Therapeutic Recreation Association, member
• National Council for Therapeutic Recreation Certification, member

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCES
• Irish Fair, St. Paul, Minnesota
• Senior League, Bethel Lutheran Church- Hudson, Wisconsin
• The Feast, Central Lutheran Church- Winona, Minnesota
• Practicum, Shriner’s Hospital for Children-Minneapolis, Minnesota
• Vacation Bible School, Wesley United Methodist Church- Winona, Minnesota
• Lifeguard for Trinona, Winona, Minnesota
• Volunteer at East End Recreation Center, Winona, Minnesota
• Volunteer at Dorothy Day Homeless Shelter, St. Paul, Minnesota

CHURCH PARTICIPATION
• Volunteer with Bethel Lutheran Church- Hudson, Wisconsin
• Youth Director at Central Lutheran Church- Winona, Minnesota
• Volunteer with Wesley United Methodist Church Vacation Bible School- Winona, Minnesota
• Active in Lutheran Campus Center- Winona, Minnesota
• Member of Bethel Lutheran- Hudson, Wisconsin