SALLY L. VELLA
Transcription, Closed-Captioning, Editor, Proofreader, over 20 years’ experience.
Court Reporter/Stenographer education from MacCormac Jr. College. Proficient in legal dictation transcription with expert testimony and closed-captioning.
Excellent written and verbal skills, strong command of English grammar. Fluent in English.
Proficient in Data Entry and Microsoft Office System (including Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Access, and Microsoft Outlook). Typing 80+ wpm.
Able to learn Corporate Specific Software easily along with experience of QuickBooks, WordPerfect, Clip Software, Lexis-Nexis, DARS Application Software. Also have Express Scribe and Windows 7 and Word/Excel program. I currently use high-speed Internet.
Worked as Executive/Legal Secretary for 12 years with daily dictation and transcription.
Worked for online transcription services. Webinars, seminars, lectures, sermons and other instructional dictation and closed captioning.
Excellent communication skills and analytical written correspondence.
Licensed and educated in a wide range from Insurance Life License, Financial Securities Licenses Series 6 and Series 63; Pharmacy Technician License, Illinois Registered Pharmacy Technician, and Certified Bookkeeper.
Transcription experience includes but not limited to: depositions, pleadings, legal briefs, interrogatories and closed captioning. I have 12 yrs. experience working as a Paralegal/Legal Secretary/Stenographer in DuPage County Seat, Illinois. I performed daily transcription from shorthand, Stenograph machine, Dictaphone, dictation tape, or call-in software program. I also have Insurance experience, Securities experience and Medical experience.
Last 10 years have been working as Transcriptionist/Closed-Captioning from my home office either telecommute or remote positions. I’m dedicated to providing a quality product in the time constraints given. I have done transcription Legal, Universities, Focus Groups, Training Seminars, Podcasts, Webinars, Sermons, Interviews, et cetera.
EDUCATION: Accounting: College of DuPage
Court Reporting: MacCormac Jr. College
Business Administration: Elmhurst College
COURT REPORTING/ PARALEGAL PROGRAMS: MacCormac Jr. College, Vice President of Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society
Sigma Beta Delta
Certified Pharmacy Technician June 2013; National Certification for Pharmacy Technician, Cert. No.: 10016157
Illinois Pharmacy Technician License 049.218268
State of Illinois Insurance Life License 2012-2014; State of Illinois Securities Series 6/63 Licenses.
Typing 80+ wpm
From all my certifications, I have increased my knowledge on technical and expert testimony. I am dependable and enjoy transcribing and working in front of the computer. My time management is unencumbered, and I can devote myself to my employer and my work.
I own my own computer system with Windows 7, High-Speed Internet, and I also have Express Scribe and Word transcription software to make sure I provide a quality product.
Sally L. Vella