Resumé

Self-motivated, ambitious and conscientious individual. Skilled at interpreting concepts and ideas into accurate and economic media products. Excellent with customer relations and working with others as a team.

Proficient in graphic design and advertising layouts. Experienced with Adobe Illustrator and Photoshop; and Microsoft Office.

Education    Experience    Contact   
EDUCATION:
University of Texas at Arlington Continuing Education
Sign Language Level II, 03/2008
Sign Language Level I, 11/2007
Adobe Illustrator Level I, 09/2007
PHP and MySQL, 04/2007
Computer Graphics Design Certificate, 12/2005
Continuing Education Units: 14.8

Columbia College
Non-degree, 11/2006
Nine Semester Hours

University of Texas at Arlington
Bachelor of Arts in Communication, 12/2004
131 Semester hours
Major: Advertising
Minor: Communication Technology
 
EXPERIENCE:
08/2015-Present:
301st Mission Support Group Base Civil Engineer (301 MSG/BCE)
Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base, Texas

Admin Assistant

Assisted members with their timecard data and the Automated Time, Attendance and Production System (ATAAPS) via the Defense Information System Agency (DISA). Continued to help various units (listed below) with graphic design elements when requested.

10/2012-08/2015:
301st Mission Support Group Force Support Squadron (301 MSG/FSS)
NAS Fort Worth JRB, Texas

Admin Assistant

Maintained military orders for FSS personnel via the Air Force Reserve Order Writing System (AROWS) and the Unit Training Assembly Participation System (UTAPS). Also collected time cards on a bi-monthly basis, and entered that data into ATAAPS via DISA. Continued to support the 10 AF Portal and the 10 AF Community of Practice (COP) sites when assistance was needed. Maintained telephone response for the office, and provided customer service to those who entered the building and needed help.

Accomplishments
Designed, printed and cut unique, individual business cards for FSS personnel. Also supported other various elements with graphic design expertise when requested.

10/2011-10/2012
Headquarters Tenth Air Force Plans and Programs Directorate (HQ10AF/A5/A8)
NAS Fort Worth JRB, Texas

Admin Assistant

Maintained military orders for A5/A8 and A2 (Intelligence) personnel via AROWS-R and UTAPS, and provided graphic design support and computer technology assistance when requested. Helped update/maintain content on the 10 AF Portal, the 10 AF CoP (Community of Practice) and the 10 AF SharePoint sites considering admin rights were granted due to previous HTML and Web design experience.

Accomplishments
Designed and printed individual, unique business cards for Air Force Reserve commanders and personnel. (A duty since working in the Public Affairs office.) Samples can be viewed here on the e-folio.

07/2008-10/2011
HQ10AF/Operations Directorate (A3)
NAS Fort Worth JRB, Texas

Admin Assistant

Maintained military orders for A3 and A2 personnel via AROWS-R and UTAPS, and provided graphic design support via Photoshop and Illustrator and other computer technology assistance when requested. Helped update/maintain content on the 10 AF Portal and the 10 AF CoP. Coordinated events for key personnel with Outlook Calendar, and maintained their time and attendance on a bi-weekly basis. Maintained telephone response for the office.

Accomplishments
Promoted an electronic method of transferring orders to get paid, which became widely used elsewhere. Designed creative concepts for fallen soldiers, the HQ10AF-hosted annual Combat Planning Council (CPC) meetings and the Patriot Saint events by means of Photoshop and Illustrator.

08/2006-06/2008
HQ10AF/Public Affairs (PA)
NAS Fort Worth JRB, Texas

Public Affairs Assistant

Created and enhanced multiple wing patches. Enhanced the functionality of internal and external Web sites. Developed Unit Training Assembly (UTA) master schedule cards (FY07), and designed Wingman Check 6 and VIP cards. Created décor elements for promotions and ceremonies. Proofread Tenth Air Force Times publications for grammatical errors. Directed incoming calls, and directed the delivery of message traffic as well as received mail, and forwarded to the appropriate PoC. Assisted visitors with information as requested.

Accomplishments
Designed new layout for the 10 AF Web sites (internal), and helped 10 AF divisions convert to it. Created 10 AF division badges to be used for presentations, cover sheets, etc. Designed and printed unique, individual business cards for 10 AF Commanders and personnel.

02/2006-06/2006
Sterling Personnel
Hurst, Texas

Leasing Consultant

Helped potential and current apartment complex residents with information as requested. Provided tours to those interested in seeing each complex, and attempted to spark their interest in what they toured. Directed delivery of message traffic.

Accomplishments
Updated an apartment complex logo via Photoshop, and created enhanced floor plans via Microsoft Visio to replace older versions.

06/2005-09/2005
HQ10AF/A3V (Operations, Stan/Eval)
NAS Fort Worth JRB, Texas

GS04 Office Automation Assistant (Summer-hire position)

Assisted HQ10AF commanders and functional area managers by interpreting concepts and utilizing multimedia design programs to create diverse and approved products to be utilized for sharing information, training, presentations, various workshops and conferences.

Accomplishments
Updated the data transfer files for F-16, A-10, B-52, HH-60, HC-130 and PJ/CRO Aircraft Aircrew Standards and Evaluations test information for the Patriot Excalibur (PEX) system—USAF automated squadron scheduling system. Developed a complete, updated design for the HQ10AF/A3 (Directorate of Operations) Web site. Created and designed ten separate working group graphic presentations and handouts from concept for the CPC. Designed and developed Unit Training Assembly (UTA) master schedule cards, and enhanced various squadron wing patches via Photoshop.

05/2004-08/2004
Marine Aircraft Group 41 (MAG-41)
NAS Fort Worth JRB, Texas
Internship

GS05 Office Automation Assistant (Summer-hire position)

Performed duties in the Military Orders Section, and was tasked to verify U.S. Marine reimbursement accuracy and assist to resolve any discrepancy issues by contacting Miramar, command headquarters. Directed incoming calls, and directed the delivery of message traffic.

Accomplishments
Developed approved methods to accurately control workflow and typical office tasks. Suggested improved method of pay document file system, and took action in the implementation of a standard document date for all files-updated a year's worth of filing.

05/2001-03/2005
University of Texas at Arlington
Arlington, Texas

Apartment Manager

Part of a customer service team, which demonstrated the ability to work well within a diverse community of ≥120 graduate and undergraduate students, international students, students with disabilities and students with family members.

Office Assistant (OA)
Performed duties to include tours of residence hall, provide general assistance to ≥600 students and university personnel, key and equipment control, general research, typing, filing and telephone response.

Accomplishments
Developed skills as an administrator, manager, communicator, educator, counselor, program planner, role model and friend. Demonstrated a genuine concern for the development and enhancement of each community and each individual resident. Received several "Apartment Manager of the Month" awards for various reasons, such as demonstrating attention to detail on renter checkout forms, assisting residents in need of help and holding five of the nine pagers while other employees were absent.

05/2000-01/2011
Vector Marketing Corporation
Fort Worth, Texas

Field Sales Manager

Researched sales prospects, and demonstrated cutlery products. Provided customer product service assistance.

Accomplishments
Exemplary sales of $10,000 from June to August 2000 and more than $35,000 from 2000 to 2011.
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