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Mansfield, Georgia, United States
January 09, 2018

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Chelsea Alexis Powell

**** ******** **** **. *********, GA 30294

(404) ***-****



Bachelor of Science in Political Science / Minor in International Studies Graduated May 2015

Cumulative GPA: 3.97 /4.00

Relevant Coursework: College English 1 & 2, American Government, Urban Planning, Third World Politics,

American Constitutional Law, International Politics, Political Theory, Transnational Concerns

Employment History


Bankruptcy Paralegal April 2017 – Present

§ Travel to over 5 of 11 satellite offices during a week to serve as a liaison to the attorney/client relationship; meeting with over 50 plus clients about their life circumstances and determining the best type of bankruptcy to satisfy the needs of each client.

§Prepare and review over 200 case files a week using over 2 computer software’s, on 2 screens, side by side simultaneously to ensure an efficient court appearance and filing process.

§Transport over 100 files per week to the main office for filing and logging by support staff.

§Maintain a positive, empathetic and helpful disposition when meeting with over 25 clients per day to ensure great customer service and support for the immediate needs of the clients.


Intern - Records, Evidence, & Library June 2011 – August 2011

§Collaborated with 3 other interns to produce a newspaper article for the firm.

§Drafted a 15 page paper for one senior partner to help with trial prep.

§Traveled to various Georgia institutions to collect data for trial.


Intern - Major Crimes June 2010 – August 2010

§Assisted 5 high-profile attorneys prep for cases by doing extensive research.

§Observed and analyzed over 30 court appearances throughout the summer.

§Facilitated the closing of at least 11 case files per week.


Front Office Staff - PBX /Concierge/Club Lounge Attendant February 2016 – April 2017

Accountable for answering incoming phone calls in a timely and professional manner, direct calls to the proper departments and assist guest with questions or concerns using a tone that reflects highly on the hotel.

Provides additional support with checking in guests, checking out guests, confirm pending reservations, and contributing in upsells to meet monthly goals.

Utilize computer software to input information regarding in-house guests preferences, request and incidences as well as help with special projects assigned by Managers or Supervisors.


Brand Ambassador May 2015- October 2105

Assisted the marketing and sales managers of the Budlight Atlanta Rita Summer Cabana Sampling Program in distributing various Budlight Lime-A-Rita products to increase brand value amongst the millennial target market.

Traveled to numerous Atlanta venues to provide information about all the flavors of the Budlight Rita brand and product, generate sales opportunities, communicate with the media and meet department and event sales goals.

Exemplified exceptional team work skills to set up and break down displays of the brand, give out free samples and premiums of the product to the public, and worked to build customer preference for the brand.


Hostess/ Server November 2008 – February 2015

§Photographed on the web page as a brand ambassador for the purpose of marketing and advertising.

§Utilized POS handling system for food order synchronization, bill processing, efficient guest service and menu presentation.

§Handled over $5,000 per day for TGI Fridays Togo business as well as everyday net cash sales.

§Allocated over $8,000 worth of inventory to the appropriate segments of the restaurant.

Leadership/Community Service

Derrick Henry for Mayor Campaign- Intern August 2012 – December 2012

§Educated over 5,000 Daytona Beach residents about the importance of voting and registering to vote.

§Distributed over 50,000 informative flyers about Derrick Henry to citizens of Daytona Beach.

§Organized and assisted with a mailing distribution of over 10,000 letters to local residents.

Habitat for Humanity- Contributor July 2011

§Assisted in the home building of a house for a family in need.

Dinner for Divas - Youth Leader June 2010 – May 2014

§Coordinated an annual dinner for over 200 battered women from around the country.

§Solicited over 20 makeup artists, guest speakers, clothing stores and hair stylists to donate time and resources.

Debating for Democracy – Contributing Writer February 2013

Selected from the entire student body to travel to New York to represent Bethune Cookman University in a civil involvement debate regarding a letter written to Senator John Lewis about gun control.

American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC) – Student Representative August 2011 to May 2015

Participated in 6 leadership conferences in Washington, DC to be educated about a positive bipartisan US/Israel Relationship.

Extracurricular achievements

Student Advisory Council to the Dean – Political Science Representative October 2014 – May 2015

§Selected out of 150 political science students to advise the Dean of the School of Liberal Arts on the essential needs concerning the students in that major.

Wildcat LEAD – Facilitator August 2012 – May 2014

§Selected as one of 12 upperclassmen to mentor 8 freshmen in a leadership training program on campus.

Model United Nations (MUN) – Public Relations Coordinator/Miss Model UN August 2012 – May 2013

§ Conducted an annual dinner on behalf of the founders of the collegiate chapter for MUN.

Political Science and International Studies Association – Secretary August 2012 – May 2013

§ Invited 17 local candidates for office in Daytona Beach to speak to 200 campus students about their platforms for office.

SGA Junior Class Executive Board –Vice President/ Fundraising Coordinator August 2013 – May 2014

§ Partnered with a local church to create a community service initiative for youth ages 9-14.

§Conducted 3 fundraising events on campus to raise money for the junior class to buy 250 class shirts for students.


President’s List – Awarded in recognition of students with a grade point average of 3.75 or above (April 2012)

Excelsior Scholar –Covers cost of full-time tuition and requires a 3.40 cumulative GPA to renew (August 2011)

Pi Sigma Alpha National Honors Society (Political Science)

Sigma Iota Rho National Honors Society (International Studies)

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc. (National Service Sorority) – Crowned Mrs. DST 2014-2015

Bonner Scholar (Global Community Service Organization)


§Language: English

§Interests: Community Service, Cooking, Golf, Reading, and Cheerleading

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