To secure a progressively responsible office position utilizing my education and work experience.
Kennel Manager/Receptionist/Kennel Assistant: Saratoga Veterinary Hospital P.C., July ••••• January •••••
Responsibilities include hiring, training, supervising, and evaluating support staff, as well as overseeing and coordinating daily operations, providing care to animals in our charge, handling incoming and outgoing calls, scheduling appointments, maintaining and organizing records, and customer service.
Public Health Inspector: NYS Department of Health Glens Falls District Office,
June ••••• September •••••, June ••••• September •••••, May ••••• - October •••••, June ••••• - October •••••
A full-time seasonal position with duties consisting of performing initial and follow-up inspections of food service establishments, public water systems, campgrounds, hotels, motels, bungalow and cabin colonies, swimming pools, and bathing beaches to help determine compliance with the State Sanitary Code, as well as informing owners/operators of the facility being inspected of the observed deficiencies and the need to correct them.
Lifeguard and Boating/Swimming Instructor: Camp Boyhaven Cub Scout Camp, Summer •••••, •••••, •••••
Responsible for teaching children boating and swimming skills, administering swim tests to children and adults, providing a fun and safe environment for learning, and presenting a comfortable atmosphere in which children were willing to interact and feel involved.
Independent Research: Siena College, February ••••• - May ••••• Studying the structure and function of G protein-coupled receptor kinase 2 (GRK2).
Skills employed: Quik Change Mutagenesis, PCR, Immunoblotting, Spectrophotometry, DNA Purification and Gel Electrophoresis, Protein Purification and Gel Electrophoresis, Column Chromatography, Tissue Culture, Kinase Assays, Titration, expression of protein in bacterial, insect, and mammalian cells, NMR, IR Spectroscopy, and microscopy.
Bachelor of Science: Biochemistry, Siena College.
Pertinent Classes: Biochemistry/Lab, Immunology, Molecular Biology/Lab, Molecular Genetics, Physical Chemistry I/Lab (Thermodynamics), Physical Chemistry II (Chemical Kinetics), Analytical Chemistry, Advanced Biochemistry, Organic Chemistry I and II/Lab, Inorganic Chemistry, and Scientific Writing.
High School: Regents Diploma, •••••, Ballston Spa High School.
New Visions: Participant in program for exposure to medical professions, •••••
References: Available upon request.