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Jeremy Green - Freelance Article Writing & Proofreading
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Jeremy C Green OBJECTIVE To use my knowledge of the human condition and interpersonal skills to effectively communicate and work together to achieve a goal WORK EXPERIENCE Albertsons Grocery Store, Lubbock, TX USA 05/2007-08/2008 Teller/Sacker Checked customer’s groceries out. Assorted groceries and carried them out as a sacker. Buns Over Texas...
Lubbock, Texas, United States
Bert Knabe - Freelance Blog Writing & Proofreading
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Herbert Knabe, Jr. 8807 9th St Lubbock, TX 79416 Home Phone (806) 780-6572 OBJECTIVE: To acquire jobs writing on technology, privacy and/or security QUALIFICATIONS Four years as a community blogger at the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal. Thirteen years desktop and network support. Twenty plus years in online communities. EDUCATION 2004-2008 Studying MIS at Wayland Baptist...
Lubbock, Texas, United States
Natalie Moses - Freelance Proofreading & Writing
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I am a lifelong avid reader of almost anything, and a third generation obsessive compulsive finder of anything that doesn't belong. I can't help finding the needle in the haystack. I am currently a student at an accredited university, and I frequently find typos in textbooks. To me, there is no excuse for incorrect spelling or bad grammar in printed work of that nature. I don't see how these...
Lubbock, Texas, United States
Scott Smith - Freelance Editing & Proofreading
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I'm a PhD candidate in statistics who loves to read and has written both fiction on my own time as well as many reports and essays for school.
Lubbock, Texas, United States
Pam Hight - Freelance Proofreading & Admin Support
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Lubbock, Texas, United States

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Guirlaine Jean - Freelance Flyer Design & Graphic Design
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RESUME Guirlaine Jean 11120, Oak Leaf Dr Silver Spring MD 20901 Phone: Day: 301 6810887 E-mail guirlaine2000@yahoo.fr Education: - Master in Education Strayer University: 2006- 2008 -Second Master in IT Management at Strayer University in January 2010 - - Economics : 1982- 1986: Port Au Prince Haiti - ISSEP - Diploma - Child Care 1987: Port Au Prince Haiti National Family – Certificate - English and Communication 1990: West Indies College, Jamaica Certificate - English LADO Inter. College 2005: Washington DC USA Experience: - English, French, Haitian Creole Translator and Interpreter - ESOL Teacher Montgomery College Sept 2008- July 2009 - Computer Teacher Montgomery College January 2009- August 2010 - Computer Teacher Tutor: Private ( current occupation) - Computer Teacher Montgomery College( current occupation) - Career College Coach: International School ( Seminar) 2000-- 2004 - Teacher: French- Elementary- French School Au Galop P- A- Prince, Haiti ? 1983 - 1993 - Teacher Junior Academy – American School- Diquini, P- A- Prince, Haiti ? 1993- 1996 (English: Middle school) and ESL ? French Teacher: High School: 1993-1996 - Teacher Alexander Payne School , American School , Petion- Ville , Haiti - 1996- 2004: 12th Grade French Literature Teacher, English, (Calvert Program) and High School (University Lincoln Nebraska Program or UNL), ESL. - French and Haitian Creole Translator and Interpreter - Teacher, Volunteer G E Peters 7th Day Adventist School Grades 6& 7 - 2006 Social Studies Hyattsville , MD , USA - Financial Seminar for school administrator: From 1991- 1995 for 4 Seven day Adventist Schools at Petion- Ville, Haiti Languages: English French Creole Spanish Spoken -Written Spoken -Written Spoken -Written Spoken -Written Well Well Well A little, Skills: - Master Major concentrated in Technology: Computer References: • Shirley A. Bernardin School Director (011 509) 562 2517 or 513 37 • Joseph Ferdinand: Professor: Saint Michael College Vermont, USA Phone: (802) 985 8961 OR (802) 654 2457 E-mail: jferdinand@smcvt.eduo, joseph.ferdinand@verizon.net, • Nathalie Macc Guffie: Former School Principal Assistant: (305) 528 8715 E-mail: natmac59@hotmail.com • Emma Wilson: WDCE Program Administrator Wheaton Westfield South 11002 Veirs Mill Rd, Suite 210, Wheaton, MD 20902 Phone: 301-962-8950 http://www.montgomerycollege.edu/wdce/aelg; Adult ESOL & Literacy- GED Program
Silver Spring, Maryland, United States
Pankaj Agarwal - Freelance Website Programming & Programming
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Hi, I am .NET programmer and I create website. I can create any type of web site or application as per business requirement. I give output in minimum time. I am in Albany NY and my number is 732-485-1355. You can call me or mail me if you want to create any web site
Albany, New York, United States
William Freeman - Freelance Screenwriting & Creative Writing
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William Freeman’s passion began with music and extended to film at an early age. A native of Wilmette, IL, he pursued his love for filmmaking by graduating from the film program at Tribeca Flashpoint Academy in Chicago. With a sharp eye for directing, he also is a writer and visionary. He seeks to produce, direct, and write bizarre, comedic and dark independent and feature films. RESUME BELOW: William George Freeman Professional Experience Resume Education Associates Degree Of Applied Science, Directing for Film 2011 Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy Film, Focus Study Directing/Writing Skills Proficient with Panasonic HVX – 200 and HPX – 300 camera’s, Final Cut Pro 7, EP Scheduling, Celtx 2.1, Avid, Final Draft 7 Novice in Google Sketch Up and Director’s Story Board 2 Production and Film Development Experience Wonderful Thursday (Short Film) 2009 Writer, Director, Producer, Editor, Co-cameraman Movieoke Segment (Broadcast News Segment) 2009 Writer, Director, Co-Producer Have A Seat (Short Film) 2009 Writer, Director, Producer, Editor Rail (Short Film) 2010 AD Assassin (Short Film) 2010 DP God Hates My Music (Short Film) 2010 (Currently in Post Production). Writer, Director, Producer, DP, Editor Closet Thing (Short Film) 2010 Writer, Director, Producer Concert For “WordP” (Multi-camera Shoot) 2011 Director of four cameramen, Producer Donate Life Video (Commercial) 2011 Writer, Director BeCause Foundation Video (Commercial) 2011 Writer, Director, Editor Dark Travels (Horror Travel Show) 2011 Event Researching, Writer (Still in development) The Dr. Michael Bryan Experience (Web Show) 2011 Writer, Director, Executive Producer (Still Developing) Collab Feature Segment 2011 Writer, Director, Producer (Still Developing) Carnitas (Short Film) 2011 Writer, Director, Producer Dog Cage (Feature Film in Pre-pro) 2011 Writer (Sold in 2011) Asleep in Cheese (12 Part-Web Movie) 2011-2012 Writer, Director, Producer (In development) Work Experience Eyeromp Films Co-producer, Writer, Camera Operator, Director 2011 West End Florist and Garden Center 2002-Present All around specialist with customers, maintenance, Manual Labor. Fresh Market 2007-2009 Customer Service, Produce and Deli Specialist, Manual Labor. Dominicks 2005-2007 Deli specialist, handled customers, Manual Labor. UMF732729
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Harish T - Freelance Programming & Mainframe Programming
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HARISH TALLURI Professional Summary • Have 9.5 years of IT experience including strong expertise in mainframe development using COBOL, JCL, DB2, CICS, VSAM, IMS DB/DC, FILE-AID, XPEDITOR, ENDEAVOR, CHANGEMAN etc. • Has good knowledge on ETL and Reporting tools (Informatica, SSIS, SSRS and Crystal reports) acquired in the projects worked. • Over 8.5 years of domain expertise in Health Insurance and good at implementing the Mainframe Applications in Health Insurance Domain. • Worked on Claims Processing (Claims Benefits/Payments), Membership & Billing, ITS (Inter-Plan Teleprocessing System), FEP (Federal Employee Program) and Provider Applications and got strong expertise on all these applications. • Have strong expertise on all aspects of project lifecycle from requirements gathering, analysis, design to implementation and post-implementation support. • Acted as a liaison between Technical teams, Business Analysts and End users. • Worked extensively in development, maintenance and production support projects for various clients. • Strengths include project management, analytical abilities, relationship building with clients and in-depth technical know-how on mainframe technologies. • Experience in project planning and resource allocation in addition to day-to-day management of technical development teams including progress tracking, issue resolution, escalation and status reporting. • Completed Health Insurance certifications like AHIP (American Health Insurance Program), SHIP (Satyam Health Insurance Program) and INS 21, 22 and 23 in General Insurance. • Possesses excellent analytical, communication skills and Leadership qualities. Education Degree Specialization University Year of passing Graduation B.E/B.TECH COMPUTERS JNTU 2003 Employment Summary Organization Band-Sub band/ Designation Duration Satyam Computer Services Ltd. T-1 / Team Lead Dec 2007 ? Present Kanbay Software India Pvt.Ltd. Associate Consultant May 2005 -> November 2007 Cap Gemini Consulting India Pvt.Ltd. Associate Consultant June 2004 ? May 2005 Technical Skills LANGUAGES JCL,COBOL,SQL,PL/SQL,FOCUS FILE SYSTEMS AND DATABASES VSAM, DB2 , IMS DB , ORACLE 9I , SQL SERVER TOOLS AND UTILITIES QMF, SPUFI, ISPF/TSO, CA7, CONTROL M, FAULT ANALYZER , ABEND AID , FILE AID , FILE MANAGER , IN-SYNCH , TRACE MASTER , INTEREST , EXPEDITOR OLTP CICS, IMS DC VERSION MANAGEMENT CHANGEMAN , ENDEAVOR, PANVALET ETL TOOLS INFORMATICA ,SSIS REPORTING TOOLS SSRS , CRYSTAL REPORTS OPERATING SYSTEMS WINDOWS 7, XP , 2000 AND Z/OS DOMAIN SKILLS HEALTH INSURANCE AND GENERAL INSURANCE LINGUISTIC SKILLS ENGLISH Certifications • INS 21 (P & C Insurance) • INS 22 (P & C Insurance) • INS 23 (P & C Insurance) • SHIP (Satyam Health Insurance Program) • AHIP (American Health Insurance Program) Project Details Project 1: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana Client Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana (U.S) Role Team Lead Organization Satyam Computer Services.Ltd. Duration DEC 2007 - Present Team Size Project : 30 Team : 8 Environment (with skill versions) Languages : COBOL, JCL, FOCUS ETL Tools SSIS Reporting Tools SSRS ,Crystal Reports Online : IMS DC Database : IMS DB , DB2, SQL Server 2005/2008, Oracle Tools : File-Aid , Expeditor, Changeman O/s : z/OS , Windows 7/XP Hardware NA Project Description: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Louisiana, an US based Health Insurance Company, provides affordable health insurance coverage for individuals, families, and groups. It is the largest private company in Baton Rouge, Louisiana and among of the largest companies in the state. We develop client enhancement requests by creating new code or modifying existing code, work on internal process improvement projects. We analyze the assigned problem or work request and develop the code or change the existing programs. We perform Unit Testing & System testing (Batch or Online). We generate reports for clients (like claims listing for Legal department, daily or weekly reports etc.). We mainly work on areas such as Claims Payments/Edits and Membership & Billing. Contribution: • Gathering & Understanding of business requirements and design of technical specifications. • Involved in all phases of project life cycle (Analysis, Design, Build, Test) and guided the team in all their technical deliverables. • Resolved all the tickets and issues raised within the committed SLAs. • Worked on new enhancements in various applications (Claims Payments, Claims Benefits, Provider, Enrollment, FEP, ITS) of the system. • Prepared unit test cases and performed unit, system and integration testing. • Performed code & test reviews and also conducted peer reviews in the team. • Well versed in Satyam Quality process and SAS70 process and ensured the same while delivering all the work requests. • Followed the change management process in implementing all the requests. • Delivered all requests without any post implementation issues and provided production support. • Involved in progress tracking, issue resolution, escalation and status reporting. Project 2: Regence Blue Shield Client Regence Blue Shield Role Team Member Organization Kanbay Software India Pvt.Ltd Duration May 2006 -> November 2007 Team Size Project : 10 Module : 5 Environment (with skill versions) Languages : COBOL, JCL Online : CICS Database : VSAM Tools : Insync, Panvalet, Tracemaster O/s : OS/390 Hardware NA Project Description: Regence Blue Shield is a major Health Insurance provider operating in the states of Washington, Idaho, Oregon, and Utah. This project aids Regence in maintaining its existing Legacy system for the Federal Employee Program, also known as FEP. The FEP System processes the claims submitted by federal employees from the states of Washington, Utah, Oregon and Idaho. We do the maintenance of the FEP system (Claim Processing System) for Regence. Contribution: • Involved in Requirement Capture and preparation of the Technical Specification. • Involved in Analysis, Coding and Testing of various sub-modules of the system. • Prepared test cases and performed unit testing. • Performed code and test reviews. • Performed Analysis of a number of programs for development tasks. Project 3: Erie Insurance Group, US Client Erie Insurance Group, US Role Team Member Organization Kanbay Software India Pvt.Ltd Duration June 2005 -> April 2006 Team Size Project : 40 Module : 6 Environment (with skill versions) Languages : COBOL, JCL Online : CICS Database : DB2 Tools : File-Aid , Interest and Endeavor O/s : OS/390 Hardware NA Project Description: Erie is one of the oldest insurance companies in US. Started in 1925 as a Pennsylvania auto insurer, they have grown to a multi-line insurance company, offering auto, home, commercial and life insurance through their network of independent insurance agents. Today, its geographic presence extends to 11 states and the District of Columbia. This project uses Java as front end and mainframe as backend. Contribution: • Gathering the Requirements for the New product from Client and developing the new products. • Maintenance and Development of the insurance products. • Doing Enhancements and fixing of the bugs as and when they arise related to Insurance Products. • Analysis, Coding, Testing and Review of the products. • Preparing Test cases and Reviewing the Test Results . • Regeneration of the Products daily and fixing the Bugs . Project 4: VISTEON Client VISTEON Role Team Member Organization Capgemini Consulting India Pvt.Ltd Duration June 2004 -> May 2005 Team Size Project : 35 Module : 7 Environment (with skill versions) Languages : COBOL, JCL Online : IMS DC Database : IMS DB Tools : File-Aid ,Expeditor and Changeman O/s : OS/390 Hardware NA Project Description: Visteon is the automotive parts manufacturing concern of FORD motor company, which supplies parts to many of major Automobile companies including FORD. Visteon was a part of FORD Motor Company, and now it is becoming a standalone company. This project involves migration from Fords system to Visteon System, testing and Production Support. Some of the applications included are GAPS, EUROAP, MELOS, EVCS, EWOS, and SOFT etc. I am associated with EUROAP, MELOS, EVCS, and EWOS applications. Contribution: • User interaction to know about the Requirements. • Involved in Analysis, Coding, Testing and Implementation phases of the project life cycle. • Preparing Test cases and reviewing the Test Results. • Doing Enhancements and fixing of the bugs as and when they arise. • Doing Production Support and daily monitoring of jobs using CA-7. • Involved in Quality works as sending daily and weekly status like Ticket Summary.
Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States
Dealsweet00 - Freelance Grant Writing & Business Plan Writing
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Executive Summary: Five+ years of experience in sales & marketing with a proven track record of increasing company revenue by 40% each year. Areas of knowledge range from planning and developing automobile technology that meets customers' expectation and enhances driving experience. Demonstrated records related to success and high activities. Creative and passionate problem solver, self- started as well as a team player. Exceptionaloperations management skills and a distinguished leader. Areas of Excellence: Sales and Marketing Budget preparation and implementation Planning and developing strategies Six Sigma Banking and Finance Human Resources Experience and Achievements: Plant Manager Safe Automotive, Royal Oak, MI 2012 - present Handling a plant with production capacity of 300 automobiles per day. Looking for entire technical aspect and ensuring daily production target is achieved. Coordinating with supervisors, operators and helpers to identify and solve problems. Taking daily production meeting with the staff and assisting them in achieving daily target. Cost Cutting and Enhanced Productivity Managed to cut down production expenses by 15% in three months of taking over the position Improved productivity by 40% in 2012-2013 Attended and solved disputes between union and management within 8 months Earned recognition for catering to the demand of the distributors Production Supervisor Venus Motors, Royal Oak, MI 2009 - 2012 Joined as a management trainee and gained promotion due to hard work and persistent in the job. Liaised with the store and purchase department and ensured production is not stopped due to shortage of raw materials. Implemented Six Sigma principles in enhancing overall activities of the production department. Timely Delivery & Improvisation in Quality Contributed in removing shaft problems in vehicle that was called back from the customers Ensured booking orders from distributors are met in time and customers don't have to wait for delivery Education: Bachelor's Degree in Automobile Engineering Silvia College of Engineering, Royal Oak, MI 2008 SENIOR MARKETING EXECUTIVE Record of defining, delivering, and marketing timely, profitable, leading-edge products Consummate marketing executive with increasingly responsible experience driving product strategy and execution for Fortune 500 companies. Sophisticated understanding of marketing and finance that enables successful product-strategy development with a focus on profitability; ability to anticipate market trends, initiate timely development, and enhance value in highly competitive and mature markets. Respected as a dynamic team builder, hands-on leader and creative solutions provider. Engage in cross-departmental networking and author forward-thinkingmarketing plans. MBA in Marketing. Available for travel. AREAS OF EXPERTISE Strategic/Business Planning - Product Development/Launch - Brand Positioning/Management - Market Research - Competitive Intelligence - Consumer Insights - Staff Development/Leadership - Business Development - Sales Management - Continuous Improvement - Project Management - Analytical Problem Solving KEY ACCOMPLISHMENTS Market Intelligence - Directed a comprehensive large-scale research study on Hybrid Electric Vehicle (HEV) market potential for the Nissan Technical Center. Determined root causes of HEV growth and forecasted influences into five-year horizon. Nissan publicly announced its entry into HEV segment, 2004. Project Management - Provided leadership for a $17 million, world-class project designed to educate drivers on the environment impact of Alternative Fuel Vehicles (AFVs). Provided strategic consulting to Regional Transportation Center of San Diego - an AFV education center operated by the San Diego Environmental Foundation (SDEF), 2000-2002. Product Innovation - Served as the product/marketing launch leader in bringing many Ford products to market, including the Explorer SUV, 2nd generation Taurus, bi-fuel CNG/LPG F-Series and Econoline, and CNG E-450 Cutaway. Streamlined audio and entertainment systems lineup across all Ford brands. Developed and marketed Ford's first navigational system, 1990-2002. Sales & Brand Management - Implemented Ford's first ever "customer focused" brand management process for retail, fleet and AFV operations in North America - achieved and sustained overall truck leadership. Led a team that outsold all competitors combined in AFV sales volume, 1997 - 2002. Product Marketing - Created marketing strategy that helped redefine the Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) segment. Positioned Ford Explorer as "all new" to Ford's SUV portfolio. Exceeded sales volume by 200,00 units, and improved stockholder value by $1.2 billion in variable profit contribution, 1988 - 1990. PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE ASG RENAISSANCE, Dearborn, MI, 2002-Present $25M International Professional Services Firm- Specializes in Human Capital, Marketing and Consulting - Retained by Startup, Small-Cap and Fortune 500 companies in US, UK, and Asia Director, Business Strategy Development/Independent Consultant, GI Business Solutions Provide strategic and tactical consulting in business development, marketing communications, and new product and service innovation to startup and high-growth companies. Led comprehensive market investigation designed to reposition Yamaga Motorcycle's product lineup more competitively against Harley Davidson. Study results reflected that Harley Davidson's market leverage was tied to perceived image and lifestyle, saving Yamaha millions of dollars in product development. Developed a claw-back strategy to regain brand equity for a HR software/payroll processing firm with drastically declining sales - $150 million to $7 million. Created full-scale marketing intelligence and communications plan adopted by President of the firm. Teamed with Electric Power Research Institute (EPRI) on engineering/market assessment, and feasibility study of the design, prototype build, and sale of grid connected Hybrid Electrical shuttle buses built on modified Ford E450 chassis configuration. Experienced Business Planning Analyst with a comprehensive understanding of industry reporting software and analysis tools. Adept at creating custom spreadsheet, utilizing computer productivity software and working efficiently in a team. Specializes in financial data accounting and creating comprehensive business presentations. Core Qualifications Strong accounting skills Purchasing and Logistics experience Warehousing control skills Adept at budgeting Revenue and expense forecasts Marketing plan development Computer networking proficient Experience April 2007 to July 2014 Wisdom Software-New Cityland, CA Business Planning Analyst Regularly involved in research necessary to open new markets and the monitoring the revenue generated in those markets. Worked with purchasing group to develop better buying agreements with vendors. Helped marketing group to gather market research data for new product launches. September 2004 to April 2007 Rummage Industrial-New Cityland, CA Business Planning Analyst Helped to develop advertising budgets for upcoming quarters. Responsible for updating company business plan on a monthly basis. Did revenue and expense projections for two major company expansions. March 1996 to September 2004 Riley Scott Incorporated-New Cityland, CA Business Planning Analyst Developed a return on investment report for each marketing and advertising program. Worked closely with marketing to develop company's new television advertising campaigns. Created logistics plan that allowed company to close one warehouse and save a significant amount of operating costs. Education 1995 University of the Valley, New Cityland, CA Bachelor of Science, Business Objective • To obtain publication for my novels and books of poetry, as well as venues for my shorterindividual works. Publication Highlights • “Zanders the Magnificent,” Fireside, 2014 • “Hide,” Black Static Issue 43, TTA Press, November 2014 • “Death’s Favorite Pet,” Horror D’oeuvres , DarkFuse 2014 • “Something You Don’t Want to Find,” Buzzy Mag, 2013 • “Rust Never Sleeps” and “Nights in Texas,” Deep South Magazine, Southern Voice, 2012 • “The Call of the House of Usher,” The Spirit of Poe, Literary Landmark Press, 2012 • “Country Born,” Texas Poetry Calendar 2013, 2012 • “A Quiet Night, A Perfect End,” So Long, and Thanks For All the Brains: A Zombie Anthology (1st place Dead Letter Award winner from Mail Order Zombie), Collaboration of the Dead Press, January 2012 • “Breaking Earth” and “The Fox Pup of Big Blue Mountain,” A Book of the Year, PST annual anthology, 2012 • “The Adventures of Squrimy,” Encore, NFSPS annual anthology, 2011 • “The Book Sniffers,” The Washington Pastime, fall 2011 • “Jack and the Bad Man,” Underneath the Juniper Tree, October 2011 • “The Secret in the Village of Dragonsbreath,” Dark Horizons, July 2011 • “Dragging the Waters,” Phantom Kangaroo, May 2011 • “Approaching June,” Texas Poetry Calendar 2011, Dos Gatos Press, 2010 • “Eulogy of Beatrice Stitchens,” Six Sentences, 2010 • “Digital Implications” and “The Air in Our Apartment,” Wichita Falls Literature and Art Review, Volume IV, 2010 Writing Award Highlights • honorable mention (top 5 overall) Stevens Poetry Manuscript Competition, National Federation of State Poetry Socities, 2014 • 2nd place Edwin M. Eakin Memorial Book Publication Award, Poetry Society of Texas manuscript contest, 2011 • 1st place for poetry in Dorman John Grace Memorial Award (sonnet contest), National Federation of State Poetry Societies, 2010 • 1st place for poetry in the Brazos Writers Contest, 2010 • 1st place for form poetry in the Denton Writes Contest, 2010 • 1st place Derry Tutt Memorial Award, Poetry Society of Texas, 2011 • 1st place Jerry Dison Memorial Award, PST, 2011 • Winner of Lynch Award, the PST, September 2010 • Winner of Popular Award, the PST, July 2010 • Winner of Laugh Lines Award, the PST, April 2010 • 2nd place winner of Critic’s Award, the PST, May 2010 • 2nd place Indiana State Federation of Poetry Clubs Award, NFSPS, 2012 • 2nd place Therese Lindsey Award, PST, 2010 Writing Activities and Memberships • councilor-at-large, Poetry Society of Texas, 2014-present • webmaster, Poetry Society of Texas, 2012-present • active member, Horror Writers Association, 2014-present • affiliate member, Horror Writers Association, 2011-2013 • annual poetry exhibit Merging Visions, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 • member, National Federation of State Poetry Societies, 2009-present • president, North Branch Writers Critique Group, 2009-present • member, Poetry Society of Texas, 2009-present • vice president, Denton Poets’ Assembly, 2008-2013 • webmaster, Denton Poets’ Assembly, 2007-present • publicity rep, Denton Poets’ Assembly, 2007-2011 • member, Denton Poets’ Assembly, 2007-present Honors • “The Best of The Internet: Online Resources Available to Poets” presentation for the Poetry Society of Texas annual summer conference, July 2013 • “Reaching for Better Writing: Can Small Group Support Make a Difference?” presentation for the Poetry Society of Texas annual summer conference, July 2013 • Bi-monthly Twitter columnist for Writer Unboxed (listed in Writer’s Digest’s “101 Best Websites,” 2007-2012), 2013-present. • “How to Build a Poet’s Website” lesson for the Denton Poets’ Assembly, January 2013 • Served as judge for the monthly contests sponsored by PST, May 2010, June 2012 • Served as judge for the “Denton Writes” contest, adult poetry category, 2011, adult, youth, and children’s poetry categories, 2012 • Served as judge for “Student Awards” contests sponsored by PST, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 Education 2005-2007 Bachelor of Arts in English, The University of Texas at Austin • Graduated with Highest University Honors • majored in English • minored in Linguistics and Spanish 2001-2005 High School Diploma, A&M Consolidated High School • Graduated Magna *** Laude Objective: To obtain a position as a Cartoonist. Summary: More than five years of experience in the field of drawing and writing comic books, captivating political and strip cartoons for newspapers. Summary of Qualifications: Hold complete information about what is happening in the world Excellent drawing skills Strong ability to work in a team or alone by maintaining good interpersonal relationship Outstanding capability of creating various cartoon characters using different media and tools Reflective imaginative, artistic, and practical skills Excellent sense of humor Strong ability to work under pressure Expert in generating new ideas and put those ideas into sketches Great time management skill Exceptional ability to handle relevant computer software program Professional Experience: Best Life Magazine, Clinton, NY 2006 - Present Cartoonist Drawing cartoons for magazines to entertain readers Developing new ideas to present news in more interesting ways Making changes and corrections in drawings as necessary Discussing about new ideas with the publisher's representative or editor and submit the images for approval Drawing and developing comic strips Oprah Books Inc., Delmar, NY 2003 - 2006 Cartoonist Designed pencil sketches Created stories, characters, and jokes Recreated cartoons on a computer for manipulation Reviewed sketches with ink to make a final copy Provided entertainment by drawing cartoons at special occasions Created images according to storyboarding Education: Bachelor's Degree in Fine Arts - 2002 New York University of Arts
wixom, Michigan, United States