CAREER OBJECTIVES: An accomplished professional, educator and media broadcast journalist. Experience as a sales and marketing consultant seeking to leverage related skills in, employee training, marketing/sales, public relations and media.
Professional Background, Education
Guilford Preparatory Academy 5th Grade Teacher 2008-2009
Ø Provided student instruction, assessments, and remediation in all academic subject areas .
Ø Daily record keeping, bi-monthly benchmarking, and parent teacher conferences .
Basic Steps Day Care, Site Director 2006-2007
Ø Responsible for implementation and instruction of after school care of elementary students. Duties included: Staff oversight, daily reports and records compliance, tutoring, parental conferences and summer student instruction ages 2-12.
York City School District, 6-8 Grade Language and Communication Arts Teacher 2002-2004
Ø Provided instruction, assessment, and remediation of Language and Communication Arts curriculum.
Ø Daily record keeping, quarterly benchmarking, and parent teacher conferences.
Ronald H. Brown Charter School, 2nd Grade Teacher 2000-2001
Ø Provided student instruction, assessment, and remediation in all academic subject areas.
Ø Daily record keeping, monthly benchmarking, and parent teacher conferences.
Sylvan Heights Science Charter School, K-3 Physical Education, Music, and Art Teacher 1998-2000
Ø Provided age appropriate instruction, assessment, and remediation for students as needed.
Ø Monitoring of student busing, playground activities, record documentation upkeep, and parent teacher conferences.
York City School District, Home School Liaison 1994-1995
Ø Work in partnership with the school and family to identify and provide needed resources to increase academic achievement for students.
Ø Networked with local agencies in identifying appropriate resources to assists students and families with needed day to day necessities.
Ø Parent conferencing as needed.
Ø Created tutorial program for students having academic difficulties.
Reconciliation Live Talk Radio Program, Executive Producer and Host 2004-2007
Worlds Apart the Television Series, Executive Producer and Host 1997-2008
Ø Responsible for overall coordination of marketing strategies, research, fund raising, yearly budgets, program development, pre and post production, guest invitations and interviews.
Ø Created and Implemented sales strategies for selling corporate commercial air-time; sales increased incrementally 5-7% yearly. Advertisers included: The Hershey Company, Private Foundations, College & Universities, and The World Council of Churches-Geneva Switzerland.
Marketing and Sales, SAJ Publications, Sales Consultant 2006-Present
Ø National Sales Consultant who identified and developed marketing and sales strategies for SAJ Publications for educational institutions, public and private.
Ø Conducted in-service training of publications to clients.
Ø B.S. Degree, Elementary Education (Concentration in Reading) York College of PA, 1994-2002
Ø Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, and Outlook.
Ø Life Esteem and Harrisburg Area Community College, Community Award 2007
Ø Dr. Martin Luther King, Excellence in Media Award Hurricane Katrina Documentary 2006
Ø The History Minute Program Award 2005
Ø Community Service Award, Black Voices.com 2001
Ø Community Service Award, Rejoice Adoption Agency 2000
Ø Humanitarian Award, American Muslim Community 1999
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Industrial Manufacturing 1979-1992.
BMY Combat Tank Division: QC-Inspector 1991-1992
Ø Visual and dimensional inspection of welding pre & post fabrication
York Industries-Hydraulic Accumulator Division-QC-Inspector. 1989-1991
Ø Visual, dimensional, and non-destructive testing analysis of on site and out sourced hydraulic accumulators used for aero-space military applications.
Precision Components Corporation Nuclear Division- Non-Destructive Testing. 1985-1989
Ø Inspection of various types of metal components, utilizing appropriate non-destructive applications to analyze and determine compliance with governmental standards for nuclear performance standards..
Precision Components Corporation Nuclear Div-Machine Operations . 1981-1985
Ø Machined pre and fabricated component parts to government specifications.
Allis-Chalmers- Hydro-Turban Division-Assembly Div. 1979-1981
Ø Assembly of pre & fabricated component part for Hydro-Turbans to customer specifications.