Detail-oriented individual with BS Degree in Integrated Science and Technology
seeks position in energy and biotechnology industries•••••Profile
*Comprehensive educational background in science and technology Practical coursework in energy fundamentals, issues, instrumentation, measurement, economics, and policy; core curriculum in analytical and research methods, statistical evaluation, technology, and simulations.
*Motivated and focused Maintained high standards of quality in both academic and military settings; recognized for performance and achievements.
*Proven relationship management skills Developed solid partnerships with staff and academic peers to achieve goals in team-oriented environments.
*Excellent communication and presentation skills Facilitated ongoing communications by conveying objectives clearly and effectively.•••••Education
JAMES MADISON UNIVERSITY Harrisonburg, VA
Bachelor of Science Degree in Integrated Science and Technology, •••••
Concentrations in Energy and Biotechnology•••••Coursework: Energy Issues in Science and Technology, Energy in Living Systems, Instrumentation and Measurement in Energy, Energy Economics and Policy, Energy Fundamentals I & II (Advanced Thermodynamics), Role of Energy in Modern Science•••••Core ISAT Curriculum:
Analytical Methods Statistical Evaluation of Data, Research Methods, Calculus, Physics, Computer Languages (Visual Basic •••••, KBS, ASP), Database and Simulation Development
Issues in Science and Technology Essentials of Thermodynamics, Cellular Biology, and Manufacturing
Connections Political, Economic, and Social Interactions With and Effects on Science and Technology•••••Senior Thesis Project:
Member of Virginia Wind Energy Collaborative supporting various projects
Administration of Next Step Programs initial year designed as comprehensive set of analytical tools to consider wind resource and potential for wind energy production.
Provided thorough report for interested landowners.
Designed Virginia-specific wind energy guidebook through various research methods.•••••Honor: Recipient, Aid Association for Lutherans (AAL) Scholarship•••••Activities and Associations: Delta Gamma Sorority, Club Water Polo, Lutheran Campus Ministry, Virginia Biotechnology Association (VABIO)•••••Summer Abroad (•••••): Four-credit study in Malta, using local resources (marine authorities and public administrators) to design potential offshore wind farm.•••••UNITED STATES ARMY
Engineer Officer Basic Course (Army 2nd Lieutenant), August to December •••••
Graduated with over •••••% average
Gained qualification to be Engineering Platoon Leader
Coursework in Soldiering while serving as a Commissioned Officer, including Logistics, Geospacial Engineering, Horizontal and Vertical Construction, Project Management, Demolitions, and Bridging and Combat Engineering; promoted leadership as key factor to unit success.•••••Experience •••••••••• Present: Second Lieutenant, UNITED STATES RESERVES
Currently serving as member of •••••th RRC with duties to be determined.•••••••••• •••••: Cadet, VIRGINIA ARMY NATIONAL GUARD
Trained to be officer in •••••th Headquarters Support Company in Staunton, VA.
Attended daily and monthly drills to ensure company fitness for deployment.•••••••••• •••••: Cadet, RESERVE OFFICER TRAINING COURSE (ROTC)
Planned weekly training for •••••+ cadets and attended Leaders Training Course.
Maintained attendance records for leadership laboratories, physical fitness sessions, and field training.
Assisted with recruiting operations and junior-level instruction.
Conducted leadership development assessments in weekly laboratory positions.
Selected as officer in Army Corps of Engineers.
Recognized with membership in Scabbard and Blade (ROTC Honor Society).•••••••••• (Summer): Compliance Analyst, ING FINANCIAL SERVICES
Entered secure data into financial applications.
Responsible for directing incoming correspondence to appropriate staff.•••••••••• ••••• (Summers): Customer Service Representative, ING FINANCIAL SERVICES
Processed •••••(k) enrollment forms with business tools and propriety software.
Maintained accurate data and effectively communicated with business customers.•••••Computer Skills: Microsoft Word, Microsoft Access, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft PowerPoint, Microsoft Windows, Visual Basic •••••, HTML, ASP, ProModel/Stella, Adobe Photoshop, WAsP••••• Active Secret Security Clearance.•••••Professional and personal references furnished upon request
Energy, Biotechnology, wind energy, renewable energy, engineering, military, leadership