BARBARA D. MILES, MES
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Tel/Fax: 941-***-****; Email:firstname.lastname@example.org
www.LinkedIn.com/inBarbaraThomas Miles; website:baradene.Wordpress.com
Freelance Researcher, Copywriting and Editing
Highly competent Researcher who has completed American Writer's and Artists, Inc. Copywriting and Marketing (AWAI) courses to enhance my career. Possesses excellent research, data analysis, editing and evaluating skills. Academic training for students and workers. Designs proposals, projects, programs. International experience. Independent self-employed manager/owner of a professional organization.
Core Competencies include:
Program/Project and Budget Planning; Written and Oral Presentations+Multi-cultural Exposure+B2B: Proposals+SEO+ Content +Emails+Editing+White Paper+Proofreading+Direct Mail+Consulting Skills+Board Member+ Excellent Organizational Skills+Client Orientated+Self Starter+Team Player+Respects Deadlines.
Manager/Owner: Baradene Enterprises LLC:
Researching/Data Analysis/Report Writing/Evaluating/Editing/Consulting: (2010-Present)
Organizing and Developing programs and services for “Anchor House,” Mental Health Community Services. in
North Port, Florida.
Successfully implementing Educational Information Sessions and Workshops on Human Trafficking and Migrant workers in S.W. Florida.
Analyzing difficult data on line for clarification of development or policy changes in organizations.
Designing and Writing Research Project for Townsend Counseling Services
SEO, Editing, Proofreading, Content Writing for Varied Assignments
Establishing a free clothing room and breakfast for isolated seniors at St. Paul's United Church
Ongoing part time services for Catholic Charities “Family Haven” Homeless Shelter
Riverdale Housing Action Group, Toronto.
Consulting/Researching/Evaluating (June 2005 – March 2009)
A vibrant non-profit with an annual budget of C$900,000.00 budget, designed to provide services in 14 scattered multiple units throughout the city, for “hard to house” clients. Hired to evaluate their needs to streamline services. Successfully wrote a grant to obtain government funding for two additional consultants who focused on building improvements and strategic planning. The entire project spanned four years. Buildings were improved, recreational programs put in place and access to educational programs for low income stay at home parents were established to improve their situations.
Evaluating two consultants work in Improving Building Facilities and Strategic Planning
Developing Programs for “at risk mothers, fathers, children and youth” in the community.
Successfully monitoring and the project from commencement to completion
Writing progress and final reports for funders.
1999 Master in Environmental Studies (2-1/2 years)
Focus on: Displaced People and Human Development Internationally
1996 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Sociology (4 years)
Specialization in Family and Gender Studies
York University, Toronto, Canada
Community Health/Social Service Diploma (2 years-AA equiv.)
Loyalist College, Belleville, Ontario, Canada
Computer Literate:Emails, Internet Research,Facebook, PowerPoint, Microsoft Office