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Human Resources Assistant

Orlando, FL
April 26, 2014

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Professional Experience

Legislative Assistant

Florida House of Representatives, Orlando, FL Dec. 2012- Mar. 2014

Served as a liaison between the Representative and constituents

Performed research to gather and assemble information for drafting of bills, speeches, or special reports

Coordinated introduction of bills and tracked progress of pending legislation

Prepared and distributed press releases and newsletters

Advised Representative of issues and projects in the district that require d assistance through meetings held with

community groups and local authorities

Reviewed all correspondence, reports, and legislative proposals for accuracy and quality of content

Organized town hall meetings and district events

Field Organizer

Organizing for America, Orlando, FL Aug. 2012- Nov. 2012

Recruited, managed, and trained over 100 volunteers to organize their communities and neighborhoods into teams

that register, persuade, and motivate voters

Developed regional organizing plans that reflect the needs and realities of Millennia, Conroy, and Oak Ridge

Identified and trained team leadership and supported them to hold phone banks, canvasses, house parties and other

activities to increase support for President Obama

Grew community presence by meeting pre-determined metrics and hosting community events

Virginia Regional Coordinator

Nov. 2011- Aug. 2012

A+ Ability Plus Tutoring Inc., Orlando, FL

Established rapport, credibility and maintained communication with the State of Virginia, district employees and

parents for yearly operational funding

Developed and monitored budgets up to $350K including that of employees, administration, student rewards, and

company philanthropic giving

Prepared periodic reports for management to track strategic goals and accomplishments

Completely overhauled project management system to create reliable reports and improve billing accuracy

K-2 Reading and Social Studies Teacher

Jan. 2011- Aug. 2011

Lakeside Academy, Belle Glade, FL

Taught K-2 reading and social studies in a rotational styled class setting

Created lesson plans to engage students in meaningful learning experiences while addressing the needs of all learners

through differentiated lessons

Assessed student outcomes with formative and summative assessments

Extended Day Teacher

Aug. 2007- Oct. 2009

E. L. Haynes Public Charter School, Washington, DC

Created and lead academically enriching and engaging activities

Maintained and prepared records of classroom progression according to the proposed framework

Assisted students with homework and provided tutoring support in math and literacy

Legal Assistant

May 2007 - Aug. 2007

Paige Law Firm, Belle Glade, FL

Produced information by transcribing, editing, retrieving, copying, and transmitting text, data, and graphics;

coordinating case preparation

Supported case preparation by preparing case summaries and materials for mediation conferences; preparing

pleadings; monitoring and obtaining discovery responses; organizing materials for team case review.


Howard University, Washington, DC

B.A. in Communication & Culture, 2010

Intern, Congresswoman Marcia L. Fudge, Washington, DC Aug. 2009- Jul. 2010

Served as a liaison for the Marcia L. Fudge offices and constituents ensuring everyone was kept abreast of current

issues and policy through media or press releases

Conducted legislative research and assisted in the drafting of legislation

Improved office processes by coordinating the intern program; trained interns on office processes and provided

performance feedback

Oversaw efficient constituent case management duties including referrals, and interaction with judicial systems and

educational agencies

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