STEPHANIE M. RICKER
3910 North 56th Avenue, Apartment 213, Hollywood, FL 33021
A challenging position in administration that will focus on organizational goals, reward initiative and leadership, and allow for continual professional growth in this and other fields.
Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC Date of Graduation: May 9, 2009
Bachelor of Arts degree with a Major in English, Minor in History Overall GPA: 3.95
Scribe, Inc., Dania, FL August 2009-Present
Duties include data conversion, data entry, and project-related administrative work. Also responsible for naming, tracking and transferring electronic files, and for adhering to the Scribe production management system. This position requires knowledge of HTML, XML, and other code languages, as well as a thorough knowledge of various computer software programs. Excellent grammar and vocabulary are also required for projects involving copyediting.
Country Club of North Carolina, Pinehurst, NC June 2007-August 2009
Primary duties included fielding all calls placed to the country club and directing them to the appropriate departments. Also handled the daily deposit of club dues and checks, made meal reservations for members, proofread and mailed the monthly newsletter, and organized other office mailings. Initiative, quick thinking, and organizational skills were required to be successful in the position.
Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC August 2008-May 2009
Professorâ€™s Assistant/Assistant to English Department Secretary
Responsibilities included grading quizzes and homework for 100 and 200 level English classes. Taught a 100 level English class when the professor was absent. Assisted the English Department staff in preparing class surveys, handouts, and mailings.
Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC August 2007-May 2008
Assistant to Study Abroad Director/Assistant to English Department Secretary
Specific duties included drafting letters, memos, requisitions, and notifications from the Study Abroad Department. Also assisted the English Department staff and faculty in grading quizzes and exams, preparing class surveys and handouts, and organizing mailings.
Campbell University, Buies Creek, NC August 2006-May 2007
Writing Tutor/English Coach
Various duties included offering detailed advice on grammar, mechanics of writing, organization, style, formal tone, and MLA English format of college papers. Also thoroughly edited papers of students learning English as a second language, teaching them advanced English writing practices in a college atmosphere.
Staples Office Supply Store, Southern Pines, NC May 2006-May 2007
Sales Associate/Sales Team Member
Specific duties included greeting customers, answering questions regarding office equipment, directing telephone calls for the store, staffing the register, processing returned items, recommending solutions to office procedures, and ensuring a friendly, customer-supportive experience to foster return business.
The Fresh Market, Southern Pines, NC November 2004 â€“ August 2005
Deli Assistant/Preparation Staff Member
Primary duties required professional preparation of customer orders and meeting and greeting customers with a professional demeanor to ensure a positive customer experience. Duties required initiative, positive attitude toward goals of the establishment, and projection of confidence and positive image.
Working knowledge of computers, computer languages, and basic software including Word, Excel, Textpad, HTML, XML, and basic Photoshop
Well-read (reading more than 100 books per year–fiction, non-fiction, and journals)
HONORS & ACHIEVEMENTS
Logged over 177 volunteer hours during college: Buies Creek Elementary School and the Great Lakes Church of God
Campbell University Honors Program
Campbell University Presidentâ€™s List
Member of the Presidential Scholars Club
Member of Epsilon Phi Eta
Member of Phi Eta Sigma
Member of Phi Kappa Phi
Member of Sigma Tau Delta, President of CU chapter 2008-2009
Member of Whoâ€™s Who Among College Students
President of the Mabel Powell English Club for 2009, Vice President for 2007-2008
Honors Senior Thesis published in 2009 edition of Explorations: The Journal of Undergraduate Research and Creative Activity for the State of North Carolina
Published in the 2007 and 2009 editions of The Lyricist, Campbell Universityâ€™s annual literary magazine. Won first place for short prose and published in the 2008 edition of The Lyricist
Editor of the 2008-2009 edition of The Lyricist, which won first place in the American Scholastic Press Association Contest
Won third place in the 2007 Phi Kappa Phi Student Essay Contest. Won first and third places in the 2008 Phi Kappa Phi Student Essay Contest