OBJECTIVE: To secure a position which utilizes my professional experience in a management environment that challenges my interpersonal and organizational skills.
1st Choice, LLC
Develop sources of supply using research techniques to collect and analyze data.
Conduct advanced price and cost analysis for bid awarding and reporting purposes.
Conduct vendor conferences and negotiate large purchases.
Compose contracts and other required documents for grant administration
SENIOR LIFE SKILLS FACILITATOR
Universal Day Break, Washington, DC 03/2010 to 4/2016
Assist in the preparation of Policies and Procedures/ Schedule meetings and conferences at residential facility including clerical and administrative support to Psychologist, House Manager and Quality Assurance Manager.
Provide supervision and individual counseling for residents’ ages 14 to 21 with mental and learning disabilities in a residential facility with emphasis on individual disabilities for each resident.
Manage and oversee the daily needs of the students in life skills program including career counseling, employment preparation and job placement.
Monitor residents to ensure that academic assignments are met and collaborate with staff regarding student progress, problem solving and monitoring.
Enhance current curriculum via research and development of materials necessary to supplement curriculum.
Assist in providing mentoring from peers for students, community activities and provision of supplemental resources as necessary to achieve success.
Prepare progress notes, incident reports, case file reports, communication logs, etc. for facility.
Alex, Chantilly, VA Marriott International, Bethesda, MD (Temp. Position) 8/2008 to 8/2009
Coordinated, purchased, expedited, and assisted in managing CRFST renovation and conversion projects for Furniture.
MedStar, Baltimore, MD 1/2008 to 8/2008
Managed all aspects of buying products for the hospitals within the MedStar system.
4Staff LLC, Washington, DC 6/2006 to 12/2007
Assisted management of all office support functions.
NRI Temporary Staffing, Washington, DC, Patent and Trademark, Alexandria, VA 2/2004 to 6/2006
Reviewed patent and trademark applications for grammatical and typographical errors.
MedStar, Georgetown University Hospital, Washington, DC 3/2000 to 1/2004
Managed all aspects of buying computers and office products for the Hospital.
Assisted Director in re-negotiating and maintaining lease contracts.
Instrumental in reducing overall equipment/supplies expenses, saving approximately $126,000 annually.
Coordinated contract process, bidding and price analysis including completion of final signature approval process.
Social Security Administration, Falls Church, VA 7/1990 to 7/1999
Processed case files into the Appeals Council Processing Systems (ACAPS) and the SSADARS systems
Organizational Leadership: -Spokesperson for the Combined Federation Campaign (CFC)
Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Communications Major, 9/1987 - 5/1990
Nassau Community College, Garden City, New York, Communications Major, 9/1986 - 9/1987
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