KIERA A. BATTS-ANDERSON
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Studying Communications at Shepherd University, and gaining tremendous knowledge, experience, and resilience while participating in different obstacles and opportunities is essential to being successful in the entertainment industry.
Shepherd University, Shepherdstown, WV December 2019 Bachelor of Mass Communication Studies, Marketing Minor
Overall GPA. 3.25 / Major GPA. 3.44
Dean’s List (Fall 2016 – Spring 2018)
STAPLES, Inc. Clinton, MD November 2017 – December 2020
Print and Marketing Associate
Demonstrated outstanding team working abilities.
Display prominent customer service – such as clear communication, knowledge of the product, time management, problem solving skills and staying goal-oriented, while providing satisfaction to every customer.
Proficient in Adobe Photoshop, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Publisher
Serve as one of the main go-to associates.
Student Center (Game Zone), Shepherd University August 2016 – May 2019
Student Assistant Accountant
An example of impressive integrity
Balanced self-motivation, solid listening, organizational, and time management skills.
Proficient in math, Microsoft Word and Excel, and managing and distributing funds.
Wing Heaven AMG, District Heights, MD June 2013- January 2016
Assistant Manager / Cashier
Demonstrated remarkable leadership skills – such as problem-solving, delegation, critical thinking, and teamwork.
Distributed outstanding customer service and money handling skills.
League Outfitters, Laurel, MD August – December 2019
Social Media Coordinator & eBay Representative
Provided customer service skills – selling/listing sporting equipment and gear, while communicating with clients through online channels.
Worked closely on social media platforms (Instagram, Facebook, and Twitter) on developing original content, posted creative ways to attract more customers in order to promote the brand.
Proficient using Hootsuite and eBay.
Leadership Certificate, a Leadership for a Better World April 2016
Creative Writing / Storytelling / Screenwriting August 2009 – Present
Create emotionally powerful short stories from various point of views, covering various topics and genres – Exotic, Romance, Coming-of-Age Fiction, Crime Fiction, Children Fictions, and more!
Highly self-motivated, dependable, creative, passionate, with the ability to work well under minimal supervision.
TRiO Program, Shepherd University August 2016 – December 2019
Matched with incoming freshmen students to guide, motivate, and support them through leadership and professional development skills using formal and informal programming.
Works with mentee to develop action plans for the year including weekly check-ins totaling (35) hours.