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Social Worker (BSW)

California, 91411, United States
15.00 - 22.00 an hour
May 25, 2010

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Michaela Chapman

**** ****** *** ****: 661-***-****

Van Nuys, CA 91411 Email:


Wm. S. Hart High School, Newhall, C.A.

• GPA: 3.18, Class rank: 257/631

• School to Career Achievement Certificate in Visual Arts, 2005

• Knowledge of computer-based programs (Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and Adobe Photoshop)

• High School Diploma, 2005

Pasadena City College, Pasadena, C.A.

• GPA: 3.3

• Associate Degree in Arts, Class of 2008

California State University of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA

• Bachelors in Social Work (BSW), graduated with Honors

• GPA: 3.9, Top 15% of the graduating class of 2010

• Dean’s List, 2008 and 2009

• Outreach and Recruitment Officer, A.S.S.W. (Associated Students for Social Work) Club

Awards and Recognitions_____________________________________________________

Visual Arts

• Featured Artist of the Month, Barnes and Nobles Booksellers, 2003

• Destiny Christian Center Art Fest, 2nd Place and Honorable Mention, 2003

• Best Artist of the Year Hart High School Yearbook, 2005

• Paramount Pictures Studio Bulletin Featured Artist, 2005

• Featured Artist of the Year, Santa Clarita Street Art Festival, 2007

• Nominated for the Amateur Photographer of the Year Award, The International Society of Photographers, 2008

Theatre Arts

• The London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts, Bronze Medal Winner 2004 and Gold Medal Winner 2005, Acting: Monologues

• Best Supporting Actress of the Year, Hart High School Theatre Arts Department, 2005

• Two time Semi-Finalist, Drama Teachers Association of Southern California Acting Festival (D.T.A.S.C.), Fall 2004 and Spring 2005


Clubs and Organizations

• Official Member of The International Thespian Society, 2005-current

• Outreach and Recruitment Officer, A.S.S.W. (Associated Students for Social Work) Club, California State University of Los Angeles, 2008- 2010

• Member of the Golden Key International Honour Society, March 2010- present


• Friends of the Family, Community Mental Health and Family Support Center, September 2009- June 2010

• Co-facilitator for several after school programs including Acorns to Acorns, 4R’s, and Pillow Project

• Experience in mentorship and youth development programs (especially in group settings with younger girls)

Community Service

• Paramount Pictures ‘Events for Employees,’ Volunteer (face painter, organizer, host, and decorator) 2003-2007

• Vista Village Capri Retirement Senior Housing, 2001-2002

• All Saints Charismatic Episcopalian Church, Altar Girl, 2001-2004

• Charismatic Episcopalian Youth Group Retreat, ‘Gathering of Champions,’ food services, 2002

Employment History_____________________________________________________________

• The Lamplighter, Sherman Oaks, CA

June 2008 - present


-Greeting & seating customers, using the cash register, answering phones, taking to-go orders, restocking, cleaning, organizing supplies, and minor food preparatory duties

Frank Winick/George Metzos (supervisors)


• The Clay Oven, Sherman Oaks, CA

December 2007- May 2008


-Greeting & seating customers, using the cash register, answering phones, taking to-go orders, and some waitress duties

Frank Chopra (supervisor)


• Valencia Academy, Santa Clarita, CA

After-school Tutor

August 2006 - May 2007

-Supervising, tutoring, teaching, mentoring, disciplining, reading, monitoring my student’s behaviors and keeping track of their grades and progress throughout certain subjects, and some light cleaning.

Herald Lee (supervisor)


• Santa Clarita Community Center, Newhall, CA

June 2006 - August 2006 (full-time Summer position only)

Recreational Leader for the City of Santa Clarita

-Supervising, tutoring, teaching, disciplining, playing, participating in staff/children games, and taking notes of a child’s behavior to report any signs of neglect, abuse, or any other type of emotional problem. On occasion, I helped prepare and serve the children’s lunches, as well as taking the students on field trips to the park or to the pool several times a week

• Cathy’s Delicatessen, Newhall, CA

March 2004 - May 2006


-Greeting & seating customers, taking food & drink orders, serving food, answering phones, handling cash from the register and safe, reporting & calculating the daily income, and creating the employee’s work schedules

Cathy Anderson (Manager)



Virginia Miranda

Relationship: Art Teacher

Known for: 15 years

Cell: 661-***-****

Home: 661-***-****

George Metsos/Frank Winick

Relationship: Current Employer

Known for: 2 years

Cell: 818-***-****

Business: 818-***-****

Lorena Lopez

Relationship: Family Friend

Known for: 4 years

Cell: 310-***-****

Traci Williams

Relationship: Preceptor (at internship location)

Known for: 1 year

Cell: 818-***-****

Work: 818-***-****

Maria Martinez

Relationship: Field Instructor (at internship location)

Known for: 1 year

Cell: 323-***-****

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