10253 Arizona Circle, Bethesda, MD 20817 301/461-6174
Master of Public Administration, American University, Washington, DC Bachelor of Arts , European Studies, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ
Semester, European Public Policy, The London School of Economics & Political Science
Word, Excel, Access, Internet search, database search, data entry, PubMed, JSTOR, SIRSI, Voyager
Wrote graduate research paper on Canadian health system as model for national health insurance in the US. Wrote paper on state and local government financing of homeless programs. Performed statistical analysis of salary differences between men and women in the Federal government with SPSS. Researched credit enhancement of municipal bonds
Compiled health care services database in Siebel with extensive records linking and querying. Converted fax information on insurance and physicians into data records.
Researched and obtained articles for lawyers, updated loose-leafs, and shelved journals and books at law library. Searched PubMed, Hein Online, and Voyager to find articles.
Performed massive re-shelving project, arranged and shelved books and journals, updated pocket parts, and retrieved books for Reading Room patrons at Library of Congress, Law Collections Department
Long-term project at Library of Congress. Edited cataloging module in Voyager. Checked and compared card catalog database, and book bibliographic information for accuracy as part of team performing collection streamlining project. Pinned and linked books to database.
Maryland National Capital Park and Planning Commission
Researched, fact checked and rewrote Compensation Comparison Survey, to compare benefits at various agencies.
Analyzed insurance benefits.
Analyzed payroll to create chart of Top of Grade Employees broken down by Employment Category
and Range of Years of Service
Performed position reconciliation study. Compiled chart comparing budget authorized
positions in each department to actual positions to explain personnel discrepancies
Researched physician address and phone information to maintain database accuracy. Edited data in database. Filed survey folders in correct order.
PUBLIC INTEREST EXPERIENCE
Researched, edited, and updated association directories
Edited and number crunched Cornell University research paper on future labor trends
Analyzed NLRB unionization election results with Excel spreadsheets
Performed internet searches for information on various labor issues
National Organization for Women
Analyzed and summarized health care reform legislation for women's rights interest group
Delivered invitations to House of Representatives to attend massive pro-choice rally
Worked the VIP tent at prochoice rally
Researched background on Congressmen to \populate files for Legislative Director
Created foundation spreadsheet and researched foundations as potential funding sources
Assisted director in finding voting irregularities in the Philadelphia voter rolls
Wrote reports on progress of regional field offices in registering minorities to vote
National Veterans' Legal Services Project
Researched possible legal problems in the military including passovers for promotion, involuntary retirement and poverty.
Advocated for children dying from hunger and preventable disease by signing up association sponsors by phone to support international childrens candlelight vigil with funding or publicity. Assisted Legislative Director with mass mailing of newsletters. Volunteered at annual conference.
Recently lobbied the Senate with other Code Pink members to close Guantanamo Bay and free prisoners
American Society for Public Administration
Volunteered to register attendees at annual conference
Martin O'Malley for Governor Campaign
Volunteered to call up Democrats and urge them to commit to voting for O'Malley for Maryland Governor
Stock Clerk Target, Rockville, MD 2012 - present
Volunteer Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC 2012
Healthy Campus Advocate Montgomery College, Rockville, MD 2008 - 2010
Customer Service Clerk Safeway, Bethesda, MD 2008 - 2009
Data Entry/Data Editor Ultimate Staffing, Gaithersburg, MD 2006 - 2007
Library Technician Infocurrent, Washington, DC 2005 - 2006
Library Technician Library of Congress, Washington, DC 2004, 2001
Research Assistant Westat, Rockville, MD 2002
Administrative Specialist Maryland National Capital Park
and Planning Commission, Riverdale, MD 2000 - 2001
Research Intern AFL-CIO, DPE, Washington, DC 1999