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Vb.Net Programmes - Freelance Database & Database Programming
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i can develop vb.net programmes using sql and linq, WINDOWS PROGRAMMES
london, Barking and Dagenham, United Kingdom

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Eric Fronapfel - Freelance Animal Illustration & Children's Book Illustration
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I was an art teacher for 16 years at the middle and high school levels, teaching all media. I received my BA from Colorado State University in 1992, and my Masters' Degree in Creative Arts and Education in 2004 from Lesley university. I currently have 3 published Children's books, that I have illustrated, and am currently working on a fourth. I worked on creating curriculum for middle school and high school art, and have dedicated my life and career to creating, enhancing, and teaching art to children. I am almost finished with my fourth book, and have others waiting. I am always looking to create wonderful artwork for the enjoymant of children and adults alike.
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Smritee Ranjan Dhamai - Freelance Graphic Design & Presentation Design
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• Skill on developing M&E Framework, baseline survey, tools, process, sampling, data; • On hand experiences in project planning, Management, Monitoring and Evaluation, Budgeting socio-economic development projects; • Knowledge on using and handling SPSS, Epi-info software, GIS, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, PDA, internet communication and database management; • Good knowledge on Advocacy Strategy and Local Government Structure, • Vast knowledge on social research, publications and information sharing activities of organization from planning stage to implementation and reflection; • Developing quantitative and qualitative Baseline Survey questionnaire and interpretation; • Conducting internal thematic study to reviewing and justifying project progress internally; • Partnership development and management • Analyze, synthesize/collation information and produce qualitative and quantitative report; • Identify key successes, challenges, learning at grass root level and develop case studies; • Experiences on drafting information for public access, provide logistical support in events management, create and maintain public communication information systems and database and support media needs for information. • Ensuring reporting and documentation process in line with monitoring and evaluation of project activities • Coordinating and communicating with partner organizations and facilitating multi-stakeholder collaborations. • Identifying needs for expertise and facilitating consultants in fulfilling project objectives. • Capacity building on Monitoring and Evaluation, writing stories / write-up for newsletter, websites and other communication media to Project and partner; • Power structure, human rights, gender, women empowerment and community led approaches • Human Rights Based Approach to Development and Indigenous Peoples SMRITEE RANJAN DHAMAI ________________________________________ Monitoring & Evaluation Officer, CARE-Bangladesh C/O, 181, Surma R/A, Shologhar, Sunamganj-3000, Mobile: +88 01728 479466 E-mail: dhamai@bd.care.org, smritee81@gmail.com ________________________________________ ¬ Personal Information: ? Name : Smritee Ranjan Dhamai ? Permanent Address : Village: Bailyachari, Post Office: Guimara, P.S : Guimara, Upazila : Matiranga, District: Khagrachari ? Cell Phone : +88 01728 479466 ? E-mail : dhamai@bd.care.org, smritee81@gmail.com ? Date of Birth : December 1, 1981 ? Nationality : Bangladeshi (by birth) ? Gender : Male ? Marital status : Married Academic Background: Exam Name Main Subject Institution Master of Social Sciences Social Change and Development, Problems of Governance and Administration, Asian Politics of Development University of Chittagong Bachelor(honors) of Social Sciences Sociology, Local Government, Rural Development, Public Policy, Political Anthropology, Economics, Research Methodology, Statistics, Women and Politics, Public Administration University of Chittagong HSC Humanities Khagrachari Govt. College SSC Science Khagrachari Govt. High School Summary of Professional Skill and expertise: Field of Expertise: • Skill on developing M&E Framework, baseline survey, tools, process, sampling, data; • On hand experiences in project planning, Management, Monitoring and Evaluation, Budgeting; • Knowledge on using and handling SPSS, Epi-info software, GIS, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, PDA, internet communication and database management; • Good knowledge on Advocacy Strategy and Local Government Structure, born and native of CHT; • Vast knowledge on social research, publications and information sharing activities of organization from planning stage to implementation and reflection; • Developing quantitative and qualitative Baseline Survey questionnaire and interpretation; • Conducting internal thematic study to reviewing and justifying project progress internally; • Partnership development and management • Analyze, synthesize/collation information and produce qualitative and quantitative report; • Identify key successes, challenges, learning at grass root level and develop case studies; • Experiences on drafting information for public access, provide logistical support in events management, create and maintain public communication information systems and database and support media needs for information. • Ensuring reporting and documentation process in line with monitoring and evaluation of project activities • Coordinating and communicating with partner organizations and facilitating multi-stakeholder collaborations. • Identifying needs for expertise and facilitating consultants in fulfilling project objectives. • Capacity building on Monitoring and Evaluation, writing stories / write-up for newsletter, websites and other communication media to Project and partner; • Power structure, human rights, gender, women empowerment and community led approaches • Human Rights Based Approach to Development and Indigenous Peoples Special Training Human Rights Based Approach to Development and Indigenous Peoples, organized by UNDP-Bangkok, held in Nepal. Duration: 28th September to 3rd October, 2007 Training attended (major) ? TOT on “Story Writing and Photography”, Organized by CARE International UK, 9-10 May, 2011. ? TOT on “Community Based Disaster Risk Reduction”, Organized by CARE Bangladesh, 22-26 September, 2010. ? TOT on “Child and Maternity Health”, Organized by CARE Bangladesh, 13-17 September, 2010. ? Training on “Quantitative and Qualitative Baseline Survey”, Organized by CARE Bangladesh, 11-14 February, 2010. ? TOT on “Entrepreneurship Development and Business Management”, Organized by CARE Bangladesh, Duration: 12-16 January, 2010. ? Training on “Community Consultation Process”, organized by CARE Bangladesh, Duration: 04-07 October, 2009. ? Training on “Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation”, organized by ActionAid Bangladesh. Duration: 22-26 November, 2008. ? Training on Advocacy and Strategy, Organized by Green Hill, Financed by ICIMOD, Duration: 27-30 September, 2008. ? Training on “Office Management”, Organized by Green Hill. Duration: 12-16 September, 2008. ? Training on “Research Methodology and Strategy”, Organized by: ActionAid, Bangladesh. Duration: 2nd August to 6th August, 2008. ? Training on “Participatory Strategy Planning”, Organized by Zabarang Kalyan Samity, at Khagrachari on 09/02/08 to 12/02/2008. ? Training on Disaster Management and Risk Mitigation, organized by Zabarang Kalyan Samity at Khagrachari. Duration: 12/01/2008 to 15/01/2008. ? Training on Gender and Development, organized by CIPD at Rangamati, Duration: 25-30 May’06. ? Training on Research Methodology and Analytical Report Writing, organized by, Volunteer Service Organization (VSO), Duration: 15 May to 19 May, 2007. ? Training on Indigenous Knowledge and Sustainable Development, organized by Bangladesh Resources Center for Indigenous Knowledge (BARCIK). Duration: August to September, 2006. ? Training on Formal and Non-formal Leadership System including Traditional Leadership in Chittagong Hill Tracts, organized by “AIPP”. Duration: 21-27 June, 2005. Workshop attended (major) • “Participatory Project Strategy Planning”, organized by CARE Bangladesh, Duration: 17-21 July, 2009. • ‘Baseline Survey of FSUP – H Project , organized by TANGO International , January 08-13, 2010, TRRK, Mymensingh, Bangladesh. • Indigenous Livelihood and Culture, organized by, Khagrachari Local NGOs at Khagrachari on February 13, 2008 • “Rights of Indigenous Peoples Women”, organized by CIPD at Rangamati. Duration: 25-30 October’07. • “CHT Issues”, organized by Zabarang Kalyan Samity at Khagrachari. Duration: 22-23rd May 2007. • “CHT Land Issues”, organized by Zabarang Kalyan Samity at Khagrachari. Duration: 24th May 2007. Facilitated (Major) Participatory Monitoring and Evaluation, Advocacy and Strategy, Community Consultation Process, Story writing and photography. Computer Skills: MS Word, MS Excel, MS Access, MS Power Point, Internet Communications, SPSS, Epi-Info, PDA, GIS, Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop, Video Editing etc. Summary of relevant work experiences: Name of Employer: CARE-Bangladesh Address: PPR Pragati Center, 20-21, Kawran Bazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Current monthly gross salary ( BDT): 40,000.00 Start Date: May 5, 2009 Leaving Date: Running Major responsibilities: • Assist to develop M&E system and ensure monitoring plan and effectively implementation in the field and partners; • Assist in developing M&E tools, process, sampling, data collection and database management in line with Logframe and M&E System; • Capacity building on Monitoring and Evaluation, writing stories / write-up for newsletter, websites and other communication media to Project and partner; • Collect project relevant data, ensure validity, reliability, timelines and quality; • Identifying problems and taking effective actions and ensuring qualitative and quantitative standard data; • Analyze, synthesize/collation information and produce qualitative and quantitative report; • Identify key successes, challenges, learning at grass root level and develop case studies; • Update database & ensure active participation in survey, workshop, process and performance documentation process; • Assist to Consultant or Researcher / M&E Coordinator in research design in any kind of research activities along with Baseline / Household survey, Well-being Analysis; • Coordination and communication with partner organizations and facilitating multi-stakeholder collaborations; • Effective Coordination with local administration and other relevant agencies to enhance project visibility; • Lead to presentation findings sharing with various audiences; Name of Employer: Green Hill Address: 353, Indrani House, Champak Nagar, Rangamati, Bangladesh Job Title: Program Officer-M&E Monthly gross salary Final ( BDT): 14,000.00 Start Date: June 15, 2008 Leaving Date: April 2009 Major responsibilities: • Develop PIFA, Logical Framework of Projects and of the Organization. • Responsible for overall project planning, Budgeting and Implementation. • Responsible for planning, organizing, and implementation of activities as indicated under access to services component; • Draft information for public access, provide logistical support in events management, create and maintain public communication information systems and database and support media needs for information. • Supervising and managing the implementation of project activities. • Ensuring monitoring and evaluation of project activities and relevant reporting and documentation process. • Coordinating and communicating with partner organizations and facilitating multi-stakeholder collaborations. • Identifying needs for expertise and facilitating consultants in fulfilling project objectives. • Provides support in organizational and management questions; • Responsible for overall research , publications and information sharing activities of organization from planning stage to implementation and reflection; • Carry out any other related tasks as may be assigned by the authority. Name of Employer: Paharika Pragati Sanga Address: Khagrapur, Dighinala Road, Khagrachari-4400, Bangladesh Job Title: Monitoring and Evaluation Officer Monthly gross salary Final ( BDT): 9,000.00 Start Date: September 16, 2007 Leaving Date: June 12, 2008 Major responsibilities: • To find out best practices and to ensure relevant practices. • Preparing of the questionnaires, Collecting data, Preparing and Checking of the Data • Analyze and process quality monitoring data, prepare reports, coordinate and collaborate to participants and data collectors. • Identify problems and taking effective actions and to ensure qualitative and quantitative standard data. • Provide support to develop and establish network infrastructure such as Local Area Network; • Develop research methodology/techniques and terms of reference when required. • Responsible to ensure quality of data collection, entry, transcription and primary analysis. • Implement the study protocol correctly and identify any problems in a timely manner. • Checking & monitoring quality of data collection and maintain effective liaison with local community, community leaders and Research Coordinator. Name of Employer: ZABARANG Address: Khagrapur, Dighinala Road, Khagrachari-4400, Bangladesh Job Title: Research Associate Monthly gross salary Final ( BDT): 9,000.00 Start Date: March 17, 2007 Leaving Date: September 15, 2007 Major responsibilities: • Preparing of the questionnaires, Collecting data, Preparing and Checking of the Data and maintain effective liaison to local community; • Conducting interview-Participation Observation, PRA, RRA, In-depth Interview, Social mapping, FGD, Case study • Responsible to ensure quality of data collection, entry, transcription and primary analysis. • Assisting in capacity building of data collector and supervising data collectors. Name of Employer: BARCIK Address: House No-50, Road No-27, Dhanmondi, Dhaka, Bangladesh Job Title: Research Fellow Monthly gross salary Final ( BDT): 9,000.00 Start Date: November 2005 Leaving Date: December 2006 Major responsibilities: ? Research design and conduct research works. ? Collect information from the project’s target audiences. ? Preparing of the questionnaires, Collecting data, Preparing and Checking of the Data ? Conducting interview-Participation Observation, PRA, RRA, In-depth Interview, Social mapping, FGD, Case study; ? Analyze and process quality monitoring data, prepare reports, coordinate and collaborate to participants and data collectors. ? Identify problems and taking effective actions and to ensure qualitative and quantitative standard data. ? Conduct PRRP (Participatory Review & Reflection Process) with the different stakeholders. ? Coordinate and conducted research related workshop, seminar, meeting and liaison with the GoB departments, CSOs & LGIs etc. ? Any other responsibility specifically related to the concerned programme portfolio as assigned by the supervisor. ? Prepare and share report on the impacts and results of the research. More than 10 (ten) months engaged with Amnesty International in two times as a team member of Survey group in field research under the direct supervision of Dr. Md. Yeahia Akhter, Professor of the Department of Political Science, University of Chittagong. Achievement: ? Took part in KII, FGD, Questionnaire developing and fill in up, Data crosscheck, Analysis etc.Prepare and share report on the impacts and results of the research. Language: • Mother tongue(Bengali) : Native • English : Fluent user in verbal and oral;
Dhaka, Dhaka, Bangladesh
Lebohang Mokone - Freelance Virtual Assistance & Data Entry
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5.0
2 Skills
$5
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I am new freelancer looking to build an attractive portfolio by delivering excellent results. I have more than 9 years administrative work experience. I specialise in data entry, e-mail handling, general administrative functions and copy/audio typing. I am proficient in MS Word, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Access and MS Outlook. I am able to convert documents from PDF to MS Excel/MS Word. I have excellent communication skills, written and verbal. I am detail orientated and can follow instructions closely. I will deliver excellent results should I be afforded the opportunity. I am available to start immediately on a fulltime basis if needed.
Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Scarlet - Freelance Digital Art & Book Cover Design
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Providing the highest quality professional standard artwork, imagery and design, for all personal and business/commercial requirements. Bringing experience, dedication and talent to digital photographic and mixed media art and design production.
United Kingdom
Chris M Ferguson - Freelance Fiction Writing & Screenwriting
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I'm a fast and thoughtful writer who cares about my work and about the secret sauce of storytelling: making you care about the characters on the page and the customers you are presenting to. Methodical with an eye for research and a heart for emotional stories, I can help you write a movie, a book, or market that product you've spent months working on. I have been writing for over a decade and recently published a novel called "Jova" about a group of teenagers surviving the end of the world and have directed written/directed short films and commercials. Novelist and screenwriter that can adapt to any project that you have in mind. A great collaborator to have at your side as you achieve world domination with your awesome product. Via email and Skype, we can work together to deliver the greatest version of your product.
San Diego, California, United States
Glinda Dotson - Freelance Blog Writing & Internet Ad Sales
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3.0
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Employment: Madison Sport-service November 2008-September2009 West Allis, Wisconsin Cashier 7.25 As worker my duties were to mop, sweep, and wash dishes La Fitness June 2008-July 2009 Glendale, Wisconsin Janitor 9.50 cleaned bathrooms, mopped floors, cleaned pool, cleaned basketball gym, and exercise equipment Volunteer PCW(personal care work) Dwight Bond Duties: cleaned, bathroom, kitchen, and living Education Madison High School 2005-2009 Vici Beauty School November 09-February 2011 While in school I worked on many senior women and I have been in costumer service for two years. South University Online Starting August 11, 2011 Awards up-do competition 1st place braid competition 2nd place Performed in a fashion show at Mountmary college Strengths -Work well with others -Good attendance -Gets the job done -Hard worker
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
Tom McClurg - Freelance Business Plan Writing & Editing
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4.0
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$40
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PERSONAL RESUME Tom McClurg, Jr. I am a retired individual but am interested in possible relocation. I have over 40 years of non-profit and local government administrative experience at the executive level. My goal is to find suitable work in a rural area, preferably in Kentucky or that region with either a small community economic development agency or non-profit social service agency, but will consider any viable offers. I am not interested in relocating to major urban areas. Education: Centenary College, Shreveport, La., 1968, BA History and Government Postgraduate work at Northwestern State University, Natchitoches, La., 1969. Economic Development Administrators Course, Texas A&M. Numerous economic development, business management, and financial training courses Military: U. S. Air Force, 1969 - 1973. Honorable Discharge, Staff Sergeant; Eglin AFB, Ft. Walton Beach, FL and Elmendorf AFB, Anchorage, AK Current Occupation: Retired from active Government Service, July 31, 2007 Owner, McClurg & Associates, a Private Business and Government Agency Consulting and Grant Writing firm, Current contracts: Terra BioChem – chemical manufacturer North Star Resource Management Services – wood product manufacturer Natural Resource Energy – wood pellet manufacturer Jasper Hospital District – grant writer Co-owner of North Star Gasifier, LLC, an alternative biofuels equipment manufacturer. Working with gasification, wood pellet manufacturing. Previous Employment: Executive Director, Jasper Economic Development Corporation. May 2000 to July 2007. Duties included: Organization and management of city-wide economic development program; recruit and retain businesses; develop and manage industrial parks within the City; grant writing and developing finances to support JEDCO and for existing and start-up businesses. Retired July 31, 2007. Housing and Economic Development Consultant, Hunter & Hunter Consultants. January 1997 to May 2000. Duties include: Provide consultant and managerial services to housing finance corporations, mortgage companies, and realtors concerning government-financed affordable housing programs; provide grant writing assistance to rural cities and counties for Community Development Block Grant, federal HOME programs, Economic Development Administration, and USDA Rural Development programs; develop concept papers, future planning documents, and operational plans for small cities and economic development corporations; administer operations of economic development corporations. Served as Director, Linden Economic Development Corporation. Consultant to City of Linden, McGregor Economic Development Corporation, Naples Chamber of Commerce, Sam Rayburn area, Royce City, Rockwall Housing Development Corporation, Texas Rural Development Council (Camp Wood, Crystal City, Daingerfield, Jasper) Executive Director, East Texas Human Development Corporation (HUDCO), and Executive Director, Harrison County Housing Authority. January 1980-December 1996. Reports to Chairman, Board of Directors; 15-member Board; Chairman, Harrison County Housing Authority, 5 member Commission. Operated in a seven-county district. Served both positions concurrently. Duties included fiscal management, planning, and program development, as well as general administrative oversight and responsibility for all operations of a $4.5 million private, not-for-profit multi-purpose social service agency with over 200 employees. Included anti-poverty activities such as Project Head Start, CCMS Child Care, Senior Citizen Activity and Nutrition Centers, Meals on Wheels, Home Weatherization, Housing Development/New Home Construction, Neighborhood Revitalization/Economic Development, Emergency Services, Retired Senior Volunteer Program, HUD Section 8 Rental Assistance, and others. Director, Project Head Start, East Texas Human Development Corporation, 1973 - 1980. Responsible for daily supervision of all program activities, as well as planning and development for anti-poverty programs for children and youth programs. Projects included Summer Nutrition and Youth Recreation programs and child care services. Related Recent Experience and Community Involvement: Jasper County Historical Museum, Board of Directors, 2013 -- ongoing Lake Sam Rayburn Pavilion Association, Treasurer, Board of Directors, 1998 – present Texas Center for Rural Entrepreneurship, Treasurer, Board of Directors, 2005 – present Pineywoods Economic Partnership, Vice-Chair, Board of Directors, 2005 – 2009 Deep East Texas Regional Economic Development Initiative (DETCOG), Chairman – 2005 -2007 Partnership of Southeast Texas, Vice-Chair, Board of Directors, 2001 - 2008 Texas Economic Development Council, Legislative Affairs/Rural Affairs Committees, 2001 – 2010 Texas Rural Development Council, Community Needs Assessment Team Texas Council on Workforce and Economic Competitiveness, Task Force for Case Management Implementation, 1994 - 1999. Advised State on consolidation of job training and child care programs, especially as related to case management. East Texas Council of Governments, Private Industry Council. 1983 - 1996. Policy Board to administer JTPA programs. Harrison County Child Welfare Board – 1975 - 1986 Skills and Experience: Proposal development and grant writing to state, federal, and private funding sources including projects funded by above governmental agencies, the Meadows Foundation, Hogg Foundation, Kellogg Foundation, Rural LISC, and Fannie Mae Foundation. Managerial expertise in statistical analysis and financial cost analysis as would apply to program planning and development in private, non-profit and governmental entities. Specialize in anti-poverty programs. Certified in preparation and administration of SBA 504, USDA Business and Industry, and USDA Rural Energy Assistance Program lending. Personnel management, including supervision, fringe benefit packages, compensation, OSHA, and civil rights compliance. Community organization techniques and local program implementation, including working directly with Boards of Directors and community advisory committees, public hearings, grievance processes, and public relations. Plan and organize fund raising. Governmental liaison with state and federal agencies including U. S. Dept. of Housing and Urban Development, U. S. Dept. of Energy, U. S. Dept. of Agriculture, U. S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Economic Development Administration, Texas Dept. of Commerce, Texas Dept. of Housing and Community Affairs, Texas Dept. of Parks and Wildlife, Texas Dept. of Commerce, Texas Dept. on Aging, and members of the U. S. House of Representatives and Senate. Governmental liaison with local units of government including numerous County Commissioner's Courts, city governments, school districts and Councils of Governments. Extensive contacts in Arkansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Texas. Relationships with various community service agencies such as MH-MR, community action agencies, Red Cross, Salvation Army, chambers of commerce, Texas Rural Development Corp., United Way, and many others. Significant Accomplishments: Served as Financial Consultant for Terra BioChem LLC and helped develop a $5.7 million chemical plant in Jasper, Texas. Secured $3.7 million in USDA B&I Guaranteed Loan and $750,000 equipment loan for the plant operations. Site Consultant for Natural Resource Energy, a British firm seeking to place 3 to 5 wood pellet manufacturing mills in Texas and Louisiana for export to Europe. Project still in progress and am actively involved. Assisted in the development of Premier Pellets, LLC, a New Mexico wood pellet and wood shavings manufacturing firm in Tularosa, NM. Provided site location, financial planning, and local government laision. Gained extensive experience in wood pellet production and biomass utilization. Part owner of North Star Gasifier, LLC, a new alternative fuel technology, designed to convert various biomass feedstocks into various gases which can be used to produce power, or heat to produce steam, or gases such as methane and hydrogen for other manufacturing purposes. The North Star Gasifier was designed in conjunction with the University of Louisiana at Lafayette. Consulted for North Star Resource Management Services on business development in biomass collection and utilization. Worked with companies in Texas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Colorado on North Star’s behalf. Awarded $800,000 grant from Economic Development Administration for new Jasper Vocational Training Center. Successfully recruited Tiger Truck (Chang’An Automobiles) first Chinese auto assembly plant in US to Jasper, TX. Recruited Explorer Aircraft to Jasper, TX. Recruited Lowe’s, Walgreen’s and Tractor Supply stores to Jasper, TX. Worked with Jasper County to form Jasper County Development District #1 for economic development in rural Jasper County. Completed $1.8 million Jasper Airport Industrial Park. Secured and initiated development of Jasper Rail Park for heavy industrial development. Secured $325,000 grant to construct Lake Sam Rayburn Pavilion to serve as professional fishing tournament headquarters for Lake Sam Rayburn, Tx. Wrote major proposal for Jasper County Commissioners Court to successfully win construction of new Texas Parks and Wildlife Department Fish Hatchery at Lake Sam Rayburn which will be the largest fish hatchery in Texas. Brought first C.A.S.T. For Kids fishing tournament to Jasper in 2002 and actively participate with on-going children’s fishing tournaments. Secured $175,000 Small Business Loan Fund for Linden Economic Development Corporation. Developed City Park grant for Linden, Texas. Secured financing and property for 84-acre Linden Industrial Park. Assisted in establishment of City Library, Naples, Texas. Developed City of McGregor Industrial Park Plan for 9600-acre former military facility. Secured $800,000 grant for Community Development affecting Marshall, surrounding communities, and having impact on location of TSTC in Marshall. Secured $400,000 grant for acquisition of new facility for City of Longview Head Start program. Acquired 154 lots in Marshall by private donation to begin their first low-income housing project since early 1970's. Created new home construction-single family homebuyer's program for low-income families with $347,000 HOME grant from Texas Dept. of Housing and Community Affairs. Secured initial grant for East Texas Open Door located in Marshall to create one of the premier youth shelters in Texas. Founded Retired Senior Volunteer Program for East Texas. Successfully managed East Texas Human Development Corporation, a Community Action Program, starting as a Head Start Program Director for seven years, and becoming the agency Executive Director and serving in that capacity for 16 years. Increased programs from a small rural two county project to serving up to nine counties with over two hundred employees. One of the largest rural programs in Texas. I also volunteer my services to missionary groups in the Navajo Nations in New Mexico and Utah and to the Dominican Republic and Haiti providing planning and implementation assistance on various economic development/community development initiatives. I am working with a United Methodist organization from Georgia to assist with implementation of a sustainable agrarian-based economy, possibly resulting in ethanol or biodiesel production. References: Available upon request.
Humble, Texas, United States
Clare Dunn - Freelance Comic Art & Digital Art
5
Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$20
Rate/Hr
I'm an illustrator based out of Cincinnati, focusing largely on comic art, zines, and printmaking. I graduated from Xavier University with a BFA in Illustration/Printmaking and minors in writing and art history in May 2018. For my thesis, I wrote, illustrated, and self-published my graphic novel "The Internship". My portfolio website: www.clare-dunn.com My instagram: www.instagram.com/cclaray My twitter: www.twitter.com/ccclaray My tumblr: www.tumblr.com/cla-ray Resume: Education May 2018 BFA in Illustration and Printmaking, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH May 2018 Minors in Writing and Art History June 2017 Summer Undergraduate Residency Program, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY August 2016 Sketchbook Workshop, Arrowmont School of Arts and Crafts, Gatlinburg, TN July 2015 Rome Study Abroad Summer Session, John Felice Rome Center, Rome, Italy Exhibitions March 2018 Solo Exhibition, The Internship, Xavier University Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH June 2017 Group Exhibition, Summer Undergraduate Residency Program Show, Wilkenson Hall, New York Academy of Art, New York, NY April 2017 Group Exhibition, Voice: a Reflection on the work of Noel Anderson and Andrea Bowers, Contemporary Arts Center, Cincinnati, OH September 2016 Group Exhibition, XHaus Final Friday Student Show, XHaus, Cincinnati, OH February 2016 Group Exhibtion, Xavier University Student Exhibition, Xavier University Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH April 2016 Group Exhibiton, Summerfair Emerging Artists Exhibition, Clifton Cultural Arts Center, Clifton, OH Dec 2015 Juried Group Exhibition, Refraction: A Mark Mothersbaugh Retrospective, Contemporary Art Center, Cincinnati, OH Nov 2015 Group Exhibition, Rome Experience Art Exhibition, Xavier University Art Gallery, Cincinnati, OH Sept 2015 Group Exhibition, Xavier University Art Society Opening Exhibition, Xavier University Conaton Learning Center, Cincinnati, OH Commissioned & Collected Works March 2018 The Internship, graphic novel, various Private Collections February 2016 Tarot Set 1, linoleum cut, Private Collection, Cincinnati, OH March 2016 World Map, acrylic painting on canvas (36 x 42 in), Private Collection, Cincinnati, OH July 2014 SweetCakes shop painting, acrylic and tempera on window pane, Public Art Commission, Crestview Hills, KY Skillsets Illustration Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign Knowledge in projected imaging and image capture, as well as process documentation and reference imaging Experience in traditional illustrative process, including thumbnailing, compositional study, and execution Experience in photo transferring using media and solvent materials Experience in digital illustration and painting Experience in story creation, execution, and publishing of graphic novels Experience in zine creation, including developing overall design aesthetics and creative text applications Proficient in all traditional and mixed media methods of illustration Printmaking Experience in screenprint stenciling, ink preparation, and application, including textile application Experience in screenprint photoemulsion process Experience in intaglio zinc plate preparation and acid bath preparation and use, including acid bath safety and aquatint application Experience in acrylic drypoint plate preparation and use Experience in producing emboss prints using additive and subtractive matrices Experience in lithography stone preparation, stone etching, spot etching, stone roll-up, and proper lithograph press use Experience in producing reduction linocut and woodcut, including matrix preparation and application Experience in producing monotypes using acrylic plates and various chinamarker, oil pastel, and ink based methods Ability to produce consistent editions of pieces on both paper and fabric surfaces Drawing Experience in direct observational drawing Knowledge of perspectival drawing, including one-point, two-point, and three-point perspective Proficiency in portraiture and figurative drawing, including accurate ability to capture likeness and proportion Ability to create aesthetically pleasing and interesting compositions using the principles of design Experience in experimental mark-making and large scale drawing Proficient in all drawing materials Painting Ability to modulate value and color to create warm-cool relationships Experience in multimedia painting, including applications in book alteration Experience in multi-session studies, one-hour studies, studies from life, studies from master works, and portrait studies Proficient in applying traditional French Triad, grayscale, and burnt umber underpainting methods Proficient in both direct and indirect painting Proficient in all painting materials Fiber Arts Knowledge of traditional dying process, including soda ash mixture and setting dyes to reduce fade Proficient in tapestry and textile design Knowledge of sewing machine safety and use Experience in patch creation using punch needle and straight-stitch embroidery Experience in needle-and-thread embroidery for detail stitching Proficient in all handheld fiber arts techniques Sculpture Experience in portraiture bust creation, including armature sculpting, surfacing using scoring method, patterning, and bust firing Experience in anatomical figurative sculpting Knowledge of plaster mixing and casting Experience in mold preparation Knowledge of mediaramics manufacturing and repair Able to show scale progression Work Experience Dec. 2018-Present Part-time Retail Associate at the Visionarium Introducing customers to Visionaries and Voices’ mission to create a more inclusive arts community in Cincinnati, customer service, overseeing arts activities programmed for customers for Open Studio, maintaining a clean and organized environment, and webshop development July 2018-Present Part-time Jewelry Studio Assistant at Sugar Mountain Jewelry die-punching silver and copper, filing and polishing completed works, preparing pieces for patina and soldering Feb. 2018-Dec. 2018 Part-time Gallery Associate at Art on the Levee Customer service, artwork installation and de-installation, artist file maintenance, consistent updating social media and website Jan. 2016-May 2016 Cashier at Hobby Lobby Customer service, money handling, returns, price checking Aug 2014-Dec 2015 Barista at Starbucks Money handling, beverage and food preparation, and chalkboard sign design and execution Volunteer Experience Sept 2016 Volunteer, Xavier University Art Department Gallery, Cincinnati, OH Hanging artwork, show preparation, cleaning Nov 2015 Volunteer, Academy of World Languages, Norwood, OH Engage with disadvantaged students, strengthen reading comprehension and English grammar and usage Sept 2014 Volunteer, Visionaries and Voices, Cincinnati, OH Engaging with the artists who worked at the gallery, cleaning Sept 2011-2013 Volunteer, Marjorie Book Club, Cincinnati, OH Costume design and finalizing, fitting, attending shows Oct 2009-2014 Volunteer, St. Timothy’s Oktoberfest Booth Worker, Florence, KY Customer service, money handling, food preparation and serving Extracurriculars May 2017-Aug. 2018 Xavier Newswire Feature Page Editor and Cartoonist, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH Gather articles from writers, design layout of features page in Adobe InDesign, illustrate original graphics and comics using Adobe Illustrator May 2016 Xavier Board of Undergraduate Research, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH Decide curricula for publishing research in the undergraduate research journal, reading submissions, responding to authors Aug. 2015-May 2018 Xavier Art Society Participant, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH Attend meetings, demos, and community involvement opportunities. Aug. 2015-Aug. 2016 Crochet Club, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH Make small crochet goods for donation to various outreach programs or to be sold in order to broaden opportunities for the club
Alexandria, Kentucky, United States
Hillary Pelley - Freelance Portrait Art & Drawing
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Hi everyone and welcome to Portraits for Peace! I specialize in black and white graphite portraits. 50% of all the proceeds from my art will be donated to a wonderful cause. Please visit my website in the link above or email me at pelleyh@gmail.com for more information. ~Hillary
Ellensburg, Washington, United States