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Ryne Poelker
Professional Overview

Digital marketing specialist, data analyst and freelance front-end web developer. Skilled and experienced in a variety of digital marketing tools and technologies.  Good with numbers, research, and self-education. Quick learner, adaptive, highly creative, intellectually curious, very personable and dedicated.

Skill Areas
  • Google Analytics
  • Ad Words Research
  • Data Visualization with Tableau
  • Social Media Advertising (including Facebook Advertising)
  • Search Engine Optimization and Advertising
  • Email Marketing
  • Programming Proficiency in HTML/CSS, Javascript, some Python
  • WordPress
  • Web Content Management
  • Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word
  • Archival research
  • Consumer Data Analytics 
  • Consumer Surveys
Relevant Professional Experience
Outreach Specialist and Event Coordinator (Remote) Center for Changes | Detroit, Mi | Oct 2017-Nov 2018
  • Edited and managed website while utilizing SEO strategies
  • Used Google Analytics to analyze web traffic and demographics
  • Managed social media, analyzed followers data and conducted advertising based on findings
  • Used email marketing for fundraising 
Paralegal Law Office of Gregory T. Anderson | Dekalb, Il | Jul 2016-Sep 2017
  •  Data Entry and Visualization
  •  Coordinated Emails
  • Proofread Documents and Analyzed Financial Reports
Board Member Northside Action for Justice | Chicago, Illinois | Jan 2015-Current
  • Analyzed data on housing, neighborhood demographics, education inequity.
  • Developed and published a monthly email newsletter.
  • Wrote comprehensive reports and presentations each month on campaign projects, fundraising and organizational work.
  • Reviewed staff work and gave comprehensive and constructive feedback.
Social Media and Web Specialist Jorge Mujica for Alderman | Chicago, Illinois | Mar 2015
  • Updated and managed campaign website content.
  • Developed advanced social media, digital marketing and online advertising for campaign.
  • Analyzed political data, ward demographics and election numbers.
  • Maintained awareness of digital trends and new emerging technologies and platforms.
Board Member Join the Impact Chicago | Chicago, Illinois | Apr 2009-Oct 2012
  • Gathered and analyzed data on LGBTQ needs and interests.  
  • Updated and maintained website and social media sites.
  • Reviewed study findings and recommended policy options for lawmakers.
Education
Bachelor of Arts: Major: History Minor(s): Political Science and Gender Studies University of Illinois at Chicago | | Chicago, Illinois, United States
High School Diploma PORTA High School | | Petersburg, Illinois, United States | | 2009
Fellowships and Awards

- Windy City Times 30 Under 30 Award - Vegetarian Resource Scholarship Award -  Illinois Children of Veterans Tuition Scholarship 

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Kody D. Linville
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Professional Summary
Systematic and organized Data Analyst trained in database systems management using a variety of technology platforms. Organized and efficient in office administration, data organization, proofreading, database management and word processing.
Education
Bachelor of Arts: Legal Studies 2016
California State University Chico Chico, CA
Skills
  • Microsoft SQL Server database management.  Microsoft Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Ensure compliance with safety codes, policies, and procedures set by the US Department of Transportation
  • Strong client relations
  • Produce correspondence, photocopy reports, memos, file and maintain organized confidential documents
  • AS/400
  • HTML, CSS, and Javascript
Work History
Data Analyst Aug 2017 - Current
CoopDIGITy, Inc Marysville, CA
  • Provided continued maintenance and development of bug fixes and patch sets for existing web applications.
  • Assist in collection, loading and maintenance of customer data. Ensure data integrity through research and data deep dive processes.
  • Added new material to file records and created new records.
Moving Coordinator Apr 2017 - Aug 2017
Chipman Relocation & Logistics Sacramento, CA
  • Work closely with all levels of Facilities, IT, Security, vendors, and clients to ensure moves meet company expectations.
  • Handling high volume/fast paced work environments that demand a strong attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Formatting bills of lading, providing estimates, and ensuring customer satisfaction to a multitude of different personalities.
  • Use of AS400 United move software for entering and tracking all move specific information.
Restaurant Server Nov 2012 - Apr 2017
IHOP Yuba City, CA
  • Demonstrated genuine hospitality while greeting and establishing rapport with guests.
  • Effectively listened to, understood and clarified guest concerns and issues.
  • Oversaw front of house personnel to maintain adequate staffing and minimize overtime.
Paralegal Intern Oct 2015 - Jun 2016
Community Legal Information Center Chico, CA
  • Led local proactive environmental agencies within Butte County in speaking with students and faculty at Chico State's "This Way to Sustainability" Conference.
  • Performed detail oriented research to inform team of updates and examples of new laws that have taken effect.
  • Gather, review and analyze data on proposed policies from City of Chico City Council Meetings.
  • Informed team and management on the potential impact of new policies.
  • Presented with Intern of the Month & Perfect Presence award.
Concrete Pump Operator Apr 2016 - Aug 2016
Absolute Concrete Live Oak, CA
  • Coordinated the placement of concrete through a pump at multiple job sites. Monitored the movement of concrete to locations where it is poured, as well as resolving any issues relating to the pouring of pump-able concrete
  • Traveled on interstate highways and rural dirt roads to job sites.
  • Operated heavy equipment, including concrete pump and bobcat tractors.
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Stephanie Self Kerr
Professional Summary
An experienced financial professional with a focus on high net worth clientele in a team environment where account expansion and client satisfaction are key to success.
Certifications

CTFA Certification -Certified Trust & Financial Advisor (pending completion August 2017)

Cannon Financial Institute 2016-2017

Skills
  • Account administration
  • High Net Worth Client Management experience
  • Strong legal background
  • Exceptional Customer Service
  • Specialty in Trust & Estate Law
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • Exceptional writer
  • Legal research and legal drafting experience
Work History
Asset Movement Specialist, 08/2017 to Current
Edelman Financial Services LLC Henrico, VA
  • Establish standing instructions between client accounts and banking institutions for checks, ACH, wire, and internal transfers.
  • Process the following: check requests, ACH requests, Fed Fund wire requests, internal transfers, IRA distributions, and Asset Movement forms due to death/divorce.
  • Review custodial systems/client accounts to identify funds available for money movement.
  • Reconcile daily transactions and resolve discrepancies.
  • Work with Trading to determine when trades are needed to provide sufficient funds for one-time and recurring client distribution requests.
  • Review and process IRA to ROTH conversion, recharacterization, and excess contribution removal requests.
  • OFAC monitoring on Wires.
  • Ensure that Accounts get final billed and Periodics are suspended.
  • Process Periodic Instructions requestsDaily review of Asset Movement paperwork/forms to ensure all are IGO and work with Planning Teams regarding any that are NIGO's.
  • Serve as Subject Matter Experts for all Asset Movement questions to the Planning Teams.
  • Continually examines department processes, workflows, and systems for process improvement and increased efficiency opportunities.
  • Serve as liaisons between our custodians and the Planning Teams for Asset Movement issues.


Trust Administrative Assistant, 11/2013 to 03/2017
Union Bank & Trust Fredericksburg, VA
  • Provide account maintenance and administrative assistance to a trust office managing over $27 million in assets.
  • Assist in the management of portfolios of personal trusts, agency and IRA accounts.
  • Manage daily cash flow of accounts by initiating money market and cash transfers to avoid overdrafts.
  • Forecast client cash needs and provide estimates of liquidity to trust officer.
  • Serve as liaison between trust advisor, trust operations and clients on issues related to account maintenance and transactions.
  • Profile and analyze trust products to develop customized financial strategies for clients financial needs. 
  • Identify problem areas within the trust portfolio, analyze risks and suggest appropriate solutions. 
  • Answer client questions about the purposes and details of financial plans and strategies. 
  • Interview clients to determine current income, expenses, insurance coverage, tax status, financial objectives, risk tolerance and other information needed to develop a financial plan. 
  • Explain and document for clients the types of services to be provided, and the responsibilities to be taken by the personal financial advisor. 
  • Train new team members on applying due diligence procedures and regulatory mandates. 
  • Prepare new account paperwork for review and signature by client.
  • Prepare discretionary requests for beneficiaries and present to the Trust Committee for approval.
  • Adhere to all internal, state and federal compliance guidelines relative to Trust & Financial Services.  
  • Continuing education on current banking products and services through the ABA, Cannon Financial Institute or other approved sources.


Court Services Supervisor, 10/2008 to 08/2013
Fredericksburg Circuit Court Fredericksburg, VA
  • Produced legal criminal and civil orders for the judges signature.
  • Organized all aspects of criminal proceedings inside and outside of the courtroom for the judge.
  • Created internal operating procedures for criminal court proceedings in the Clerk's Office
  • Managed and trained a team of circuit court clerk's for efficiency and time management standards.
  • Administered fees and restitution for criminal clients in the Fredericksburg Circuit Court.
  • Provided exceptional customer services to patrons of the Circuit Court Clerk's Office.
  • Ensured Excellent Communication and Customer services standards were being provided by staff.
  • Created new criminal accounts in the Court Management system database and ensured the accurate entry of information in to the system.


Paralegal, 10/2004 to 07/2006
MediCorp Health Systems Fredericksburg, VA
  • Provided executive level legal support to general counsel of multi-million dollar healthcare system.
  • Produced discovery, reviewed litigation related documents and identified potential key of witnesses and parties to litigation.
  • Performed substantive legal analysis of requests for information.
  • Produced legal documents such as briefs, pleadings, appeals, wills and contracts.
  • Researched state statutes, decisions, legal articles, codes and documents.
  • Acted as liaison between multiple attorneys involved in complex legal issues.


Deputy Clerk, 04/2001 to 09/2002
Spotsylvania Circuit Court Fredericksburg, VA
  • Receipted and filed civil actions and legal documents. 
  • Interpreted court orders and opinions to comply with the Code of Virginia.
  • Assisted and responded to inquiries from attorneys, judicial officers, the law enforcement, and general public.
  • Analyzed and reviewed civil cases to ascertain maturity for trial.
  • Prepared case briefs for Supreme Court of Virginia and Court of Appeals.


Education
J.D.: Law, Two Years Completed
Appalachian School of Law - Grundy, VA
  • Academic Achievement Award in Alternative Dispute Resolution.
  • Coursework included Business Law, Contract Law, Trust & Estate Law, Property Law and Alternative Dispute Resolution.

Bachelor of Science: Criminal Justice, 2004
Bluefield College - Fredericksburg, VA
  • Emphasis in Criminal Justice
  • 3.0GPA
  • Coursework includes Speech and Communication, Sociology, Psychology and Statistics.
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