Education Murray State University•••••Murray, KY Bachelor of Science in Psychology May •••••
Psychology: Lifespan Development Social Psychology Statistical Analysis Gender & Culture Studies Physiological Psychology Problem Solving and Decision Making Abnormal Psychology Psychology Research History & Systems of Psychology Psychology of Learning & Memory Sociology: Social Problems Population Problems Research Methods••••• Social Theory Global Sociology Sociology of Sport
Work Experience • Applebee’s Bar & Grill•••••Murray, KY Feb. •••••, ••••• – Present Prep cook •••••Help prepare hot and cold foods for line service. •••••Maintain clean and friendly work environment. Help manage food cost and inventory adjustments and assist with food order stock handling and inventory count.
• Harrah’s Riverboat Casino•••••Metropolis, IL Aug. •••••, ••••• – Present Range Cook/Buffet Cook Assist chefs and managers with food orders and preparation for guests for banquets, catering and individual plate orders during regular restaurant service. Maintain clean and friendly work environment for guests and employees. Help manage food orders and menu changes with chefs and chef sous. This includes seasonal menu change ideas as well as catering menu items for special events including concerts, holidays and private parties.
• Murray State University Thoroughbred Room •••••Murray, KY Sep. 1, ••••• – May 9, ••••• Student worker Assisted chefs with hot and cold food preparation for line service as well as catering events and private parties. Maintained clean, safe and friendly work environment for other student workers as well as employees.
• Moors Resort and Marina•••••Gilbertsville, KY June 6, ••••• – Aug. •••••, ••••• Kitchen employee Assisted managers and fellow employees with line duties, food preparation and customer service. Helped to maintain a clean and friendly work environment for fellow employees as well as customers.
• Kenlake State Resort Park•••••Hardin, KY April •••••, ••••• – July •••••, ••••• Kitchen employee / Campground attendant Provided customer service during catering events and regular restaurant business hours. Assisted chefs and managers with inventory and stock handling duties. Also helped manage menu changes and food cost adjustment sheets as well as food product ordering duties. Performed transactions and assisted visitors with queries regarding their stay and provided directions upon request.
Certifications Serv-Safe Certified, ••••• – certified through Harrah’s Casino from Southern Illinois University
Interests Cooking and entertaining guests, playing and recording music and recreational reading.
References Chef Jason Ison ••••• East Front St. Metropolis, IL ••••• (•••••) ••••• Chef Thomas Johnson ••••• East Front St. Metropolis, IL ••••• (•••••) ••••• Mindy Freeman ••••• Moors Roads Gilbertsville, KY••••• (•••••) •••••