Lisle, IL *0532
Results driven employee who works creatively to solve complex business questions through data and analysis. Reputation for being a strategic thinker and providing insights on measurements of key initiatives in order to drive business growth.
Teacher, Joliet West High School, Joliet, IL (2009 - 2018) Developed and revised content curriculum of all four academic levels, specifically in the areas of reading, writing and language objectives. Created informal assessment rubrics for formative and summative assessments. Revamped rubrics to include a wider range of indicators. Held one-on-one midterm and final feedback to help students set achievable goals to recognize and develop strengths.
*Highlights: 2017 National AP Award Winner. 2017 Outstanding AP Exam Performance. National Honor Society Sponsor, Coach, Curriculum Coordinator, Winter Recovery Principal Teacher, Kennedy Junior High, Naperville, IL (2005-2009) Instruct English language classes daily (skill levels and subjects vary by session) to students of varying proficiencies and cultural/language backgrounds. Assume responsibility for learning, assessment, participation, and discipline of students. Collaborate in weekly staff meetings, content curriculum design/development teams, state testing administration sessions, and student teacher training/advising.
*Highlights: Blue Ribbon School Winner, Summer School Principal, Curriculum Committee, Coach Teacher, Glenide Middle School (1995-1997) & (2003-2005)
*Highlights: Multimedia Grant Writing Committee, Raider Pride Community Service, Young Authors Committee, Coach
Senior Account Executive, Marketing Resources, Inc. Chicago, IL (1999-2003) Developed and executed in-pack and on-pack, and online games/sweepstakes for Fortune 100 companies. Clients included: Pepsi, Frito-Lay, Wrigley Gum, McDonald’s, Tony Hawk. Responsibilities included: Managing marketing campaigns from conception through execution; Track trends and monitor competition; Develop customer retention techniques; writing and editing press releases and web content; Increase brand value; manage marketing budgets. Calculate overall ROI.
*Highlights: First EVER Online Game for McDonald’s - “Log On Code Game.” Completed over 50 promotions in four-year period. Instrumental in hiring one-third of staff at that time. PMA GOLD REGGIE - “Ruffles Would You Name Your Baby Horton” Education:
North Central College: Masters of Arts (Educational Administration) Southern Illinois University: Bachelor of Arts - English RELEVANT WRITING ACCOMPLISHMENTS
SEO WRITER: Launch Digital Marketing 2014: Clients: Honda Motors, Nissan Motors
BLOG WRITER: The Running Sports 2015: Team Focus: Chicago Cubs
***Currently training in Google Analytics, Google AdWords, Hubspot, Wordpress proficient.