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CURRICULUM VITAE OF:

Name: Robyn McGee

Address: **** *. *** ****** #**

Long Beach, Ca. 90814

Email: **************@*****.***

Home: 562-***-****

Cell: 562-***-****

PRESENT POSITION

Teacher

Bellflower Unified School District

Bellflower, CA

Middle School: English Language Development

High School: History, Social Studies

Grades 7-12

2008 to present

30 Day Emergency Permit

CBEST passed

EDUCATION

Master of Arts/Education/Single Subject Credential

University of Phoenix

Expected graduation: June 2009

Master of Arts Humanities/Literature

Thesis: The Significance of Setting in the Work of Octavia Butler

California State University Dominguez Hills

2001

Bachelor of Arts / Journalism-Reporting and Editing

San Jose State University 1977

PREVIOUS POSITIONS HELD

Director, Women’s Resource Center

Responsible for daily operations of Women’s Resource Center, including programming, fundraising, advising students, taught writing and publishing workshops and inter-disciplinary presentations. Marketing, media relations and public relations activities in support of the Center

California State University, Dominguez Hills

Carson, CA

2000-2008

Senior Career Advisor

Responsible for career planning and job placement, for

graduating seniors.

Taught resume writing, interviewing and

job search skills. Gave group presentations and

workshops on career planning and development.

Exemplary communication skills (both written and oral)

evidenced by highly developed organizational and

leadership. Organized and planned major employer recruiting

events on campus. Traveled to employer locations to promote

DeVry students. Consistently met or exceeded

recruitment goals.

DeVry University

Long Beach, Ca

1997-2000

Adjunct Instructor

Taught Sales and Marketing, Intro to Business,

Intro to Advertising, Advanced advertising,

Consumer Behavior, and Public relations

Brooks College

Long Beach, Ca

1995-2003

Account Executive

Sold Retail Advertising Programs for small and

Large businesses

Press-Telegram Newspaper

Long Beach, CA

1989-1995

Selected Speaking Engagements:

Beautiful Struggle with Penny Wilson KPFK-FM

Los Angeles, April 1, 2008

Meet the Faith “Black Entertainment Television” (BET)

November 2007

Oprah and Friends XM Radio

With Maya Angelou

March 2007

National Public Radio-Farai Chidaya

November 2005

January 17, 2006

“FRONT PAGE” with Dominique DiPrima

KJLH-FM radio Los Angeles

February 16, 2006

California Institute of Technology (Cal Tech) Pasadena, California

Hungry for More: African American Weight and Body Image

February 18, 2006

HUNGRY FOR MORE Reading/signing

Borders Bookstore

Westchester, California

February 23, 2006

HUNGRY FOR MORE discussion/signing

California Black Women’s Health Policy

Sacramento, California

May 2, 2006

Delta Sigma Theta sorority’s

Author’s showcase

California State University, Long Beach

Hue-man Books

Discussion/reading

Harlem, NY

December 15

Luther Burbank High School

Sacramento, California

December 15

Underground Books

Discussion/signing

Sacramento, California

SELECTED AUTHOR INTERVIEWS/ HUNGRY FOR MORE BOOK REVIEWS

Amazon.com

Baltimore Sun 2005

LOUDMOUTH Journal

California State University, Los Angeles, Spring 2006

Louisville Courier-Journal, May 6, 2006

Ourweekly.com, April 27, 2006

Broward Times April 20, 2006

Houston Style Journal April 20, 2006

Library Journal-February 2006

Grunion Gazette March 4, 2006 Interview

Press-Telegram March 12, 2006

Black Men In America November 2005

RAWSISTAZ December 2005

GRITs December 2005

Backlist December 2005

Cushcity December 2005

SELECTED blogs

www.blackprof.com:

• Whose right is it to kiss and tell?

• Venus and Serena: Please Come Home

• A View From Down Under

• Good Hair

• The Taye Diggs Syndrome

• "You" Time Magazine's Person of the Year?

• What Black Men Think

• Queens of Harmony: Ten Best Girl Groups of All Time

• Generation Triple XL

• Selling Out in the Name of Love

• Can a Big Girl Get Some Love? African Americans' shrinking views of sexiness

Selected COMMUNITY SERVICE

Black Women for Wellness 2005-present

Staff Advisor Zeta Phi Beta Sorority

California State University

Dominguez Hills 2003-2007

The Vagina Monologues

Producer

California State University,

Dominguez Hills 2001, 2002, 2003

Fundraiser for domestic

Violence Shelter

California State University,

Dominguez Hills

World Aids Day Fashion Show

Fundraiser 2002, 2003

California State University,

Dominguez Hills

Women and Children with Aids

Fundraiser 2001, 2002, 2003

Sponsored by U.S. Congresswoman

Juanita Millander-McDonald

CSUDH Team Leader

American Diabetes Association 2002, 2003

“Walk for Life”

CSUDH Team Leader

American Cancer Society 2002

Walk for a Cure for Breast Cancer

CSUDH Team Leader

SELECTED AWARDS/PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

North Country Writer’s of Color Institute and Retreat-Fellow

Medgar Evers

City University of New York 2004

Women of Distinction Award 2004

El Camino College

Torrance, Ca

Sexual Assault Crisis Agency Board Member 2003

Long Beach Ca

Honorable mention Master’s Thesis

California State 2001

University, Dominguez Hills

Personal and Professional References Available Upon Request.



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