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I am a highly organized and creative individual with a strong background in sales and customer service support with a heart for volunteerism.  I thrive in a fast-paced, energetic environment. 
  • Excellent Time Management
  • Approachable
  • Cheerful and Energetic
  • Exceptional Communicator
  • Flexible
  • Perfect Attendance
  • Goal-Oriented 
  • Outstanding Organizational Abilities 
07/2018 to Current
Membership Recruiter Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania Harrisburg, PA
  • Responsible for recruiting girls Kindergarten through Grade 5 for Girl Scouts within assigned territory
  • Responsible for recruiting adults for Volunteer positions within assigned territory
  • Strategizing and implementing different sales techniques to target more customers
  • Converting customers within Sales Force involvement pipeline from leads to registered members
  • Targeting potential volunteers to create troops and offer more options for girl members
  • Manage Sale Force goals and maintain the integrity of Sales Force data

07/2017 to 06/2018
Sales Manager Kegerreis Outdoor Advertising, LLC Chambersburg, PA
  • Responsible for implementing all business-building and relationship-building expectations within assigned territory.
  • Prospected and cold-called customers to develop new sales leads.
  • Used persuasive techniques to overcome objections and close new sales opportunities.
  • Negotiated pricing following company procedures to close sales with new advertisers.
  • Presented engaging media packages and advertising options to prospects.
  • Upsold advertising packages and options to customers by making outbound sales calls.
12/2015 to 06/2018
Day of Event Coordinator Whitetail Mountain Resort Mercersburg, PA
  • Managed onsite facilities team comprised of catering services, audio-visual services, and housekeepers.
  • Directed florists, photographers, musicians, officiants and ceremony participants during pre-ceremony, ceremony and post-ceremony events.
  • Planned event logistics by performing site evaluations.
  • Communicated event timelines to stakeholders for on-time event execution.
  • Worked with the Marketing Department on materials for current clients and potential clients. 
  • Assisted in creating marketing materials including promotional videos and menus. 
05/2011 to Current
Independent Event Coordinator Chambersburg, PA
  • Directed florists, photographers, musicians, officiants and ceremony participants during pre-ceremony, ceremony and post-ceremony events.
  • Communicated event timelines to stakeholders for on-time event execution.
  • Designed and maintained spreadsheets documenting vendor, facility and guest information.
  • Maintained close communication with couples to achieve wedding goals and mitigate service issues.
  • Selected décor and event materials fitting clients' requests and vision.
01/2016 to 03/2017
Group Sales Associate/Supervisor Whitetail Mountain Resort Mercersburg, PA
  • Work with guests to check in for their visit, review policies and procedures, and assist in any other needs while at the resort.
  • Train associates in guest relations and computer systems.
  • Coordinate with Night Club Leaders to ensure all information on members is accurate and up to date.
  • Work with other resort departments to ensure there is proper staffing and preparations made for groups and clubs.
06/2015 to 08/2017
Sales Lead/Associate Manager Under Armour Hagerstown, MD
  • Resolved customer problems by investigating issues, answering questions and building rapport.
  • Managed and trained a team of 20-60 teammates concentrating in sales and customer service.  
  • Maintained visually appealing and effective displays for the entire store.
  • Opened and closed the store, including counting cash, opening and closing cash registers and creating staff assignments.
  • Offered exceptional customer service to differentiate and promote the company brand.
06/2014 to 12/2015
Research Scholar and Graduate Assistant Northeast Regional Center The Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA
  • Supported centre faculty with administrative duties, as well as curriculum and research needs.
  • Gave public presentations of findings at conferences.
    Completed daily tasks for professors as directed.
  • Designed research and experimental studies and executed research techniques, tests, and assays.
  • Coordinated social media accounts to gain additional followers and maintain engagement. 
11/2010 to 08/2014
Sales Associate Finish Line Chambersburg, PA
  • Communicated information to customers about product quality, value and style.
  • Communicated merchandise needs and issues to appropriate supervisors in a timely fashion.
  • Maintained friendly and professional customer interactions.
  • Kept current on market and product trends to effectively answer customer questions.
  • Processed shipments and maintained organized stock shelves.
Master of Education: Agricultural and Extension Education The Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA

Creating a recruitment and retention plan for young adults in volunteer organizations

Bachelor of Science: Agricultural Extension and Education The Pennsylvania State University University Park, PA
Degree Focus; Leadership Development and Communications
Minors in; Horticulture, International Agriculture, and Environmental Inquiry 
  • Association of Bridal Consultants
  • Patient Family Advocacy Council, September 2018 - Present
  • Girl Scouts in the Heart of Pennsylvania Delegate/Alternate Delegate, Chambersburg Service Unit, September 2014 - July 2018
  • Girl Scout Troop Leader, January 2015 - July 2018
  • Graduate and Professional Student Association: Delegate, College of Agricultural Sciences, 2014-2015
  • Chair, Community Service Committee GPSA, 2014-2015
  • Agricultural and Extension Education Graduate Student Association President, 2014-2016


Account Management, Administrative Duties, Conference Planning, Event Planning, Grant Writing, Leadership, Leadership Development, Marketing, Meeting Planning and Facilitating, Microsoft Office Suite, Networking, Organization, Photography, Recruiting, Research, Sales, Sales Force, Volunteering. 

  • Girl Scouts Outstanding Leader Award: 2016
  • Graduate Program Award: 2014 / 2015
  • International Agriculture Research Grant: 2014
  • Joseph Cordivano, Sr. Memorial Award: 2014

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Looking to secure an entry level  Java Developer position that  allows for  use of excellent user experience, technical and communication skills.
Work History
Graduate Assistant 12/2015 to 05/2017
San Diego State University San Diego, California
  • Assisted and guided a class of 120 students with understanding the study material .
  • Participated in the evaluation of students\\' work and provided the appropriate feedback.
  • Assisted professor with research and participated in the preparation of course materials.
Java UI Developer Intern 05/2014 to 05/2015
HCL CDC Chennai, Andhra Pradesh ,India
  • For multinational software firm, worked on Core Java concepts including Collections, Exception Handling, Multi-Threading.
  • Implemented the RESTful web services using the spring Framework. 
  • Used Enterprise Application Development and Deployment using J2EE Technologies like Spring, Spring MVC, HIBERNATE, and Web Services.
  • Involved in performing Unit and Integration testing (JUnit). Strictly followed Test Driven Development (TDD Approach).
  • Followed Waterfall and Agile/Scrum methodology of software development, which satisfies the customer through early and continuous delivery of valuable software .
  • Developed an application to increase the security level of websites used by customers, tested on ability to build an e-commerce site (basic authentication, form based Authentication, authorization, Java security (test User,File read)
Software Developer Intern 06/2013 to 05/2014
E-world software limited Vijayawada, Andhra Pradesh
  • Developed web-site mock-ups for clients to ensure quality control and client satisfaction before project development phase
  • Developed and managed project plans while providing status updates to management
  • Gained experience with HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX and MySQL .
  • Followed Waterfall and Agile/Scrum methodology of software development, which satisfies the customers through early and continuous delivery of valuable software
  • Developed some Web based Products and applications using Java, JSP, Servlets, JavaBeans, XML, XSL,HTML, HTML5, CSS, CSS3, JavaScript and SQL/PLSQL.
  • Worked on CSS Background, CSS Positioning, CSS Text, CSS Border, CSS Margin, CSS Padding, Pseudo Classes and CSS Behaviors in CSS.
  • Very good knowledge of all the Object Oriented Programming concepts (Inheritance, Encapsulation and Polymorphism).

Online Jewellery Store | (HTML5, CSS3 , JavaScript, jQuery, AJAX, JDBC, MySQL, Java, Servlets ,  JSP )
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The project is an e-commerce application which allows the customers to browse , search and filter products of their choice .

  • Designed and developed the User Interface (UI) of application with  HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript and  JQuery.  
  • Employed Ajax to refresh only certain section of the page and reduce the load on the web server.   
  • Used Servlets to service requests from UI to manipulate Business Objects and invoke respective servlets for making database updates.  
  •    Developed Java classes/beans to communicate with MySQL database using JDBC.  
  • Developed JSP for the multiple views in the presentation layer and Java Beans for model layer. 
  •  Debugged the code using Chrome Developers Tool and Firebug.   

Personal Contacts App |Full Stack Project (Javascript , jQuery , CSS ,Node JS , Express , Dust.js , Gulp)
Github url :

  • A single page web application to manage contacts with ability to add , edit and delete contacts.
  • Used server side rendering , routing and templating to display the front end with AJAX to update portions of the website.
  • Utilized dust.js to design HTML templates and programmed gulp tasks to compile dust templates to javascript functions.
  • Used NodeJS/ExpressJS to mock REST services and built the UI app using the mocked backend.
  • Used Redux (with Thunks ) to effectively move data across the site.Created multiple custom components that were reused across the app saving considerable amount of time on the development process.
  • Implemented RESTful API calls for POST,DELETE and GET methods
  • Gained experience in using JSON data and performed parsing for form submissions.

Master of Science: Computer Science 2017 San Diego State University - San Diego
  • Top 10% of class , GPA - 3.7​
Bachelor of Science: Computer Science 2015 KLUniversity - Guntur
  • Top 5% of class , GPA : 3.85
  • Secured full time opportunities from top three MNCs -Wipro , Infosys and CTS .
  • Recipient of Best Outgoing student-2015 Award
  • President of the YANTRANA club .
  • Javascript : Callbacks, Closures , Prototypal Inheritance , Constructors , \'this\' , scope , Object Dictionaries , Algorithms and Data structures
  • SQL : Indexing , Joins , Keys
  • Node : Express , File I/o ; fs , gulp , gulp-dust , webpack modules.
  • React: HOCs , Redux , APIs , Thunks
  • CSS/SCSS :Media queries , mixins , nested selectors , partials.
  • Testing & Version Control : Git , Postman ,Jest , Mocha , Chai
  • Certificate in Front end development|Free code camp

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Zachary Graham
M.Ed : Counseling Psychology
University Of Missouri - Columbia - Columbia, MO

Emphasis: Career Counseling

GPA: 4.00

BHS: Health Science
University Of Missouri - Columbia - Columbia, MO

Minor: Psychology

GPA: 3.82

Associate of Applied Science: Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant
MACC - Columbia Higher Education Center - Columbia, Missouri

Completed Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant (COTA) degree through a joint education program between the University of Missouri and Moberly Area Community College. 

Program GPA: 4.0

Work History
01/2019 to Current
Adjunct Faculty University Of Missouri Columbia, Missouri
  • Mental Health in Occupational Therapy Instructor
  • Developed and implemented lesson plans that covered all required topics.
  • Recorded lessons for online instruction.
  • Facilitated group sessions and provided one-on-one support.
08/2018 to Current
Graduate Teaching Assistant University Of Missouri Columbia, Missouri
  • Assisted in delivery of Bachelor of Health Science Capstone Course: Healthcare Organization and Leadership 
  • Prepared lessons according to course outline to convey all required material and deepen student understanding of subject matter.
  • Maintained atmosphere of academic learning and advancement to facilitate learning and development of critical thinking skills.
  • Mentored students through office hours and one-on-one communication.
04/2018 to Current
Trainer City of Columbia Columbia, Missouri
  • Design and facilitate classes to educate individuals on how to manage their mental health through the use of mindfulness and adaptive coping skills. 
02/2017 to Current
Certified Occupational Therapy Assistant Missouri Psychiatric Center Columbia, Missouri
  • Design and teach occupational therapy education classes focused on learning to cope and live with mental illness. 
  • Educate patients on skills and strategies to improve overall mental health. 
  • Collaborate with psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers, and nursing staff to ensure well rounded therapeutic interventions.
10/2012 to 12/2015
Project Manager 1canoe2 Paperie Fulton, Missouri
  • Organized and managed logistics of wholesale orders for over 800 accounts. 
  • Ensured customer satisfaction on all wholesale accounts.
  • Managed all retail and wholesale customer service on multiple online platforms. 
  • Managed two full-time employees and one to four interns.

University of Missouri-ROTC 

Implementing resiliency training for Army ROTC program: 11/1/18-Current

Lynn Rossy, Ph.D., Health Psychologist
Author, The Mindfulness-Based Eating Solution: 12/1/17-5/7/18