BRITTANY DALE PERKINS
Hello! My name is Brittany Dale Perkins and I am from Oxford, NC. I graduated from J.F. Webb High School in 2014 and graduated from NC State University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Agricultural Education with a concentration in Horticulture in May 2018.
FFA VICE PRESIDENT, J.F. WEBB FFA CHAPTER; OXFORD,NC - 2013-2014
Was vice president in my chapter’s FFA club where I grew my leadership skills and honed in my public speaking skills. I also learned vital teamwork skills.
CVS PHARMACY, OXFORD, NC - 2014-2015
Was in charge of multiple facets of the operation from stocking shelves, to fast and friendly checkouts, to customer support, and even unloading freight. Worked closely with customers to help solve their problems as well as help them locate the item they are looking for.
GARDEN ASSOCIATE, HOME DEPOT; CARY, NC — 2016-2018
Work closely with other associates to find the best game plan for multiple displays, customers, and other tasks at Home Depot. Learned more about the plants I was working with and how to take care of them as well as used what I was learning at NC State to help me help the customers. Conducted multiple Do-It-Herself and DIY workshops to teach other women, men, and children how to do simple woodworking projects, bathroom updates, and outdoor projects. Leads the children workshops so the children can start out learning to do hands on projects from a young age. Fork-Lift and Reach Truck Operator
STUDENT TEACHING, FUQUAY VARINA HIGH SCHOOL, FUQUAY VARINA, NC - 2018
Was able to learn so many wonderful teaching ideas and organizational skills to better my classroom, as well as learn my teaching style and find who I was as a teacher. Preformed all the duties of a teacher while still working a Home Depot and going to school at NC State.
MIDDLE SCHOOL AGRICULTURE TEACHER, NORTHERN GRANVILLE MIDDLE SCHOOL, OXFORD, NC - 2018 to PRESENT
Incorporated many techniques to ensure student participation and success in my classroom. Started the Agriculture Department at my school. Showed students a new understanding and appreciation for the agriculture industry. Planned many extent, diversified lessons to ensure every student understood what was being taught. Made many quick, split second decision to keep my classroom running smoothly, which conveys that I am a very quick thinker. Had to be open to change and criticism, and willing to listen to new techniques to implement in the classroom. Participated in multiple professional development opportunities to grow my self and my career. Also had to incorporate many new classroom management strategies to run an efficient classroom.
SECRETARY AND TREASURER/VOLUNTEER FIREFIGHTER, STOVALL VOLUNTEER FIRE DEPARTMENT, STOVALL, NC – 2017 to present.
I have learned many useful skills in protecting others lives and mine. I am in charge of recording reports, meetings, any financial aspect, and ensuring quick and ready responses to all fire calls. I have learned many leadership and teamwork skills and have gained an appreciation for giving back to thw community.
• J.F. Webb High School, Oxford, NC — High School Degree; 2014
• NC State University, Raleigh, NC - Bachelor’s of Science in Agricultural Education with a concentration in Horticulture; 2018
Hard-worker with a go getter attitude, Excellent Teamwork skills, Creativity, Public Speaking skills, Horticultural Skills both teaching and working in the garden, retail customer service skills, and knowledge and understanding of plant care and specifications. Know how to drive a fork-lift and a reach truck
205 Edgewood Dr. Oxford, NC 27565 919-***-**** email@example.com