Resume

Education

Norwich University Northfield, Vermont
Masters in Diplomacy with International Conflict Studies Focus, 3.78 GPA June 2017

  • Theory and the International System: A
  • Law and the International System: A
  • Economics and the International System: A
  • Conflict Avoidance, Prevention, and Containment: A
  • Conflict Resolution and Post-Conflict Reconstruction: B
  • Human Rights and Conflict in the International System: A

University of Nebraska Omaha, Nebraska
B.S. in Geography, 3.1 GPA August 2015

  • 1 Native American, 2 Black Studies, and 3 Central American Studies
  • Geography of Economic Globalization
  • Urban Geography
  • US Urban Geography
  • Comparative Politics
  • International Organizations
  • Cartography
  • Geography Information Systems 1
  • Various generals and electives based on Geography and humanities

EXPERIENCE

Koenig|Dunne PC, LLO Omaha, Nebraska
File Clerk November 2013 – June 2014

  • Processed and maintained client records while ensuring accuracy and confidentiality
  • Transported confidential documents and legal filings through the metropolitan area

Omaha Downtown Improvement District Omaha, Nebraska
Intern May – August 2013

  • Built an Ambassador program designed to link visitors to businesses within the downtown community
  • Researched vendors, expenses, and employment costs to model the program budget
  • Completed internship by presenting the completed program to the board of directors for the Downtown Improvement District

FirstComp Insurance Omaha, Nebraska
Claims Examiner December 2007 – June 2011

  • Investigated workplace incidents by communicating with the insured, claimants, and medical providers
  • Manage medical treatment plans to ensure claimant’s ability to return to work
  • Maintained and processed a high volume of medical documentation and claimant benefits with strict adherence privacy and company policy
  • Processed claims and adhered to the individual worker compensation laws of Iowa, Arkansas, Nebraska, South Dakota, Missouri, and Colorado

Iowa Western Community College Council Bluffs, Iowa
Resident Assistant May – December 2007

  • Handled the day-to-day needs of 80 student residents
  • Developed and facilitated programs geared towards creating an inclusive and welcoming environment
  • Oversaw the security of student housing

Volunteerism

E-International Relations Remote
Deputy Managing Editor May 2016 – Current

  • This role sits on the board of directors for e-ir.info, which is a leading open-access international relations publication website catering to students, scholars and professionals
  • As a board member, advice on top-level organizational considerations is given
  • Operational activities entail developing, editing, curating, and commissioning the Online Resources and Student Features team and section of E-IR’s Student Portal
  • All roles with E-IR are volunteer-based and as such considerable trust is placed in our self-motivation, interpersonal and team leadership skills, and self-accountability to produce high-quality publications

Gleaners Foodbank Detroit, Michigan
Volunteer GIS Technician October 2014 – January 2015

  • Compiled and evaluated donors, donation, and food distribution data covering the food bank service area
  • Developed map visualizations depicting the geographic allocation of donors and food distribution
  • Worked towards furthering the understanding and usefulness of existing donor and client data

University of Nebraska International Student Services Omaha, Nebraska
Secretary September 2013 – May 2014

  • A branch of student government tasked with the assimilation and inclusion of international students living and studying on campus
  • ISS main mission as a group was curating numerous student activities that culminated in a large banquet and cultural concert at the end of the academic year. The banquet was a major function of the university and given a 10k budget
  • Specific secretary duties entailed documenting bi-weekly group meeting minutes

AWARDS AND CERTIFICATIONS

ArcMap General Mapping Certificate August 2012

ArcMap General Map Projection Certificate September 2012

International Student Services Award of Service May 2014