Kristine Boyle-Topete

Freelance Word Processing Freelancer & Secretary

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DELAUNA KRISTINE BOYLE-TOPETE

EXPERIENCE
CALIFORNIA STATE PARKS
CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CENTER
MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA
Communications Operator (Public Safety Dispatcher)
February 2006 to Present
Answer multi-line phone, ascertain caller needs, dispatch appropriate units to handle detail or route to appropriate outside law enforcement/emergency response agency; perform confidential entries and inquiries into the NCIC, CLETS and SVS databases; heavy use of CAD computer system; coordinate field units, i.e. Officers, understanding jurisdictions and boundaries and dispatching the proper unit to assigned area; work closely with allied agencies, arranging assistance as needed; member of training team, assisting with on the job training of new hires; occasional graphic design work, i.e., flyers, banners, holiday cards; other duties as assigned.
***POST Dispatcher Certificate, June 2008, Napa Valley College
***POST Communications Training Officer Certificate, May 2009, Contra Costa Sheriff Department

CALIFORNIA HIGHWAY PATROL
SALINAS, CALIFORNIA
Public Safety Dispatcher/911 Call Taker
June 2002 to August 2005
Answer 911 cellular calls and route to appropriate law enforcement/emergency response agency; perform confidential entries and inquiries into the NCIC, CLETS and SVS databases; heavy use of CAD computer system; coordinate field units, i.e. Officers, understanding beat boundaries and dispatching the proper unit to assigned area; work closely with allied agencies, arranging assistance as needed; and other duties as assigned

UNIVERSAL STAFFING
CARMEL, CALIFORNIA
Temporary Administrative Assistant/Data Entry
February 2002 to May 2002
Maintenance Department at the Duke Energy Moss Landing Power Plant

CHRISTOPHE STICKEL AUTOGRAPHS
PACIFIC GROVE, CALIFORNIA
Web and Graphic Designer, Office Manager
May 1999 to December 2001
Performed multiple job functions and descriptions to include the following:
Graphic Designer and Desktop Publisher: Catalogued and scanned items for monthly autograph auction, placed items into PageMaker print catalog, proofread entries for errors and formatting problems, created covers for print catalog in PhotoShop.
Web Designer: Created and maintained company website, updating each month to present that catalog’s offerings.
Office Manager: Created and typed letters to consignors and customers regarding auction materials, assisted customers with their bids during auction, assisted callers with questions about the business and authentication services, various other duties as required.

ASILOMAR CONFERENCE CENTER
PACIFIC GROVE, CALIFORNIA
Maintenance Department Secretary
April 1991 to May 1997
Word process all correspondence; data analysis and computation; input and process work orders for all maintenance assignments on 107 acre facility; maintain personnel records for 28 employees, including working hours, vacation and sick time; monitor and correct Maintenance Department employee time cards on Kronos time clock system; edit, format and add graphics to monthly employee newsletter; layout and design of banners, signs and flyers; assist other departments with computer problems and various projects; variety of clerical functions.

BROOKS COLE PUBLISHING COMPANY
PACIFIC GROVE, CALIFORNIA
Receptionist
October 1991 to August 1993
Answer phones and route calls; open and route general mail; schedule meeting rooms; occasional typing and computer data entry on a Macintosh computer system; assist in the mail room on the shipping computers and in the copy room when needed.

JHW ARCHITECTS
MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA
Secretary
January 1990 to November 1990
Word process all correspondence and monthly billings; sort and distribute mail; answer and route phone calls; make blueprints when needed; run errands; variety of clerical functions.

SKILLS
* Expertise with various computer programs including Adobe *Illustrator, *PhotoShop, *Premiere, *PageMaker, *GoLive, *Quark Xpress, Lightwave 3D, Sound Forge XP, Macromedia Director 6/Lingo, Claris Works, Filemaker Pro, Quicken and QuickBooks Pro, Microsoft *Word, *Excel, *PowerPoint, Windows 95/98/NT, *Coda Finale (MIDI), Printshop, HTML, SPSS (Statistical Program for the Social Sciences) <*indicates both PC and Macintosh platforms>
* Editing, typing and formatting correspondence, reports and graduate theses.
* Desktop publishing skills including working with graphics and fonts, layout of newsletters, signs, banners, flyers, stationery and business cards.
* Skilled in startup computer environment, formatting and setting up of working equipment and systems.
* Highly motivated and dedicated. Learn new tasks quickly and eagerly.
* Operate various models of cash registers, both electronic and manual.
* 10-key calculator.
* Multiple line telephone systems.

EDUCATION
CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, MONTEREY BAY
SEASIDE, CALIFORNIA
May 2011
BA Music – Vocal Performance, Psychology Minor

MASTERS INSTITUTE (DEFUNCT)
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA
AAS Graphic Design and Multimedia Presentations
October 1997 to December 1999
Associates degree earned. Classes covered include illustration, both hand and computer generated using Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, Desktop publishing, Page Layout, Video compilation, 3D design and rendering, 2D and 3D animation.

MONTEREY PENINSULA COLLEGE
MONTEREY, CALIFORNIA
Music Major; Biology Minor.
September 1994 to Present
February 1991 to June 1993
September 1984 to March 1987
General Education requirements with emphasis in Music (Vocal Performance and Education) and Biology/ Pre-Medicine; completed Social Sciences Research Methodology course. Continuing study in Spanish and Sign Language.

SAN JOSE STATE UNIVERSITY
SAN JOSE, CALIFORNIA
Music Major; Biology Minor.
August 1993 to May 1994
Work toward BA in Vocal Performance-Music Education, with intent to teach choral and instrumental music at the High School Level.

SOUTHERN OREGON STATE COLLEGE
ASHLAND, OREGON
Music Major; Biology Minor.
March 1987 to December 1989
Continue work toward BA in Vocal Performance-Music Education with a Biology Minor.

SEASIDE HIGH SCHOOL
SEASIDE, CALIFORNIA
Graduated June 1984
General studies; honors classes; emphasis on music and science. Participated in Monterey Peninsula Unified School District - Regional Occupational Program in Retail Merchandising, 1983
Skills (2) Rating
Word Processing
Secretarial