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5+ Years of Experience QA Lead, Scientist, Lab Assistant, Supervisor

Lawrenceville, Georgia, United States
March 08, 2011

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Qualifications for Available Position

Bilingual results-focused and goal oriented professional seeking a challenging position in today’s job market that will utilize my scientific knowledge as well as my experience in sales, project management and construction. Experienced and goal-oriented professional with a track record of consistently meeting and exceeding established goals and objectives related to education and client relations. Motivated and ambitious with excellent interpersonal communication, relationship management, and laboratory skills.



The University of Georgia Athens, GA August 2010

Bachelor of Science in Biology

Georgia Perimeter College Lawrenceville, GA December 2005

Associate of Science in Pre-Dentistry



Mission Foods a subsidiary of Gruma Corporation Jefferson, GA November 2010 - Present

Quality Assurance Lead

Specialized in mold identification (by microscopy) for diagnostic purposes in a corn and flour product manufacturing plant. Responsible for industrial hygiene, safety and environmental projects including indoor air quality; fungal colonization investigations, mold remediation/abatement plans and oversight, air quality, training, and on-site monitoring.

Developed and mentored the Total Quality team. Engaged plant personnel to strive for the highest standards of quality. Monitored and ensured compliance to food safety, product specifications and quality system requirements.

Biochemical Laboratory University of Georgia, Athens, GA August 2008 – August 2010

Laboratory Assistant

Assisted in the cloning and recombinant expression of Rattus Norvegicus augmenter of liver regeneration and mitochondrial intermembrane assembly protein 40.

Protein purification using affinity chromatography, size exclusion chromatography, and ion exchange chromatography methods for obtaining homogenous product.

Assisted in micro-batch protein crystallization experiments.

Experience with Microsoft Word, Office, PowerPoint, Excel, Douglass ORYX software and ÄKTA Explorer software.


Biophysical Analysis of the Interaction of Augmenter of Liver Regeneration and Cytochrome C from Rattus

Norvegicus. Florence, Q., Teiusanu, S., and Rose, J.P. (To be submitted, Biochemistry)

Silver Spoon Caterings Braselton, GA Jun 2010 – Dec 2010

Catering Coordinator/Co-Owner

Excellent management and negotiation skills.

Positive and winning attitude.

Ability to take responsibilities such as direction, supervision, organization, coordination etc.

Excellent communication and writing skills.

Proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Power point and Internet.

Excellent creativity in designing events.

Able to carry out sales and marketing plans to improve profits.

Hound’s Tooth Tavern in Chateau Elan Resort Braselton, GA February 2004 – July 2010


Displayed the ability to provide excellent customer and personal service. Head server. Held top sales for 4 consecutive years in an elegant, competitive and fast paced environment. Extensive experience in coordinating entire station and communicating with front and back-of-the-house personnel to provide a dining experience that meets or exceeds guest expectations; processed guest orders to ensure that all items were prepared properly and on a timely basis. Aided in training new employees.

Participated in catering services offered. Developed the ability to efficiently multitask and manage time properly.

Art Stucco and Stone Construction Services LLC Atlanta, GA May 2008 – August 2008


Placed in charge of supervising laborers, conducting performance evaluations and dealing with any unforeseen situations on multimillion-dollar construction project. Responsible for delivery as well as early anticipation of material renewal necessary for a smooth continuation of the job. Ability to obtain materials, negotiate prices and communicate with providers, using judgment to resolve problems.

Abercrombie and Fitch Buford, GA December 2002 – November 2003

Brand Representative

Primary duties were to interest buyers in the company’s merchandise and to address customer’s questions and concerns. Was entrusted to open and close the store as well as work the cash register in a very busy and fast paced atmosphere.



American Medical Student Association (AMSA) Athens, GA August 2006 – August 2010

Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED) Athens, GA August 2006 – August 2007

Speaking Out for Species (S.O.S) Athens, GA May 2007 – August 2010

Dentistry Mentoring Program Atlanta, GA June 2005 - August 2007



Excellent references and recommendations available upon request

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