Sep 1999 - Dec 2004



Tutor, Editor, Teaching Assistant, 09/01 – 12/04

  • Developed Writing Center’s website

  • Edited papers, theses, and manuscripts for coherence and grammar while adhering to established (APA, MLA and Chicago) styles

  • Created syllabi for intensive tutor training seminar and freshman developmental writing courses

  • Lead lecture discussions of intensive tutor training course, mentored and trained group of 8-10 students each semester for eventual employment in the university writing center


Program Development 09/04 – 12/04

  • Mentored and trained team of 20 high school student tutors in Writing Center Tutoring Methods, Approach and Methodology

  • Headed collaborative development, testing and final implementation of the new Bendle High School Writing Center project

  • Lead project activities, managed the teams and provided “Ongoing Tutor Training” through continuous and effective cross-functional team communication with goal of final handover to independent student team


Manager & Advocate:

UM-Flint Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Center 09/99 – 01/03                                             

  • Directed and trained staff of 15 in addition to being chief editor of monthly newsletter

  • Collaboratively developed new projects and programming events with partner resource centers, negotiating and expanding alliance terms along with project goals and timelines

  • Advocate of peer mentoring and national LGBT advocacy programs, centers, and organizations parnerships


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