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Data Analyst 10/2008 - Present
University of South Florida Upward Bound Program, Tampa FL
  • Coordinate grant completion including securing funding for a 3.5 million dollar federal grant.
  • Develop databases and customized reports using Access, Blumen, SAS, SQL, and SPSS.
  • Compile and analyze data to improve best practices and demonstrate program effectiveness.
  • Prepare, verify, and submit the annual performance report and other reports to the university.
  • Manage program websites, applications, forms, schedules, social networks, and marketing.
  • Design and evaluate program policies, procedures, instruments, surveys, and services.
  • Automate and validate student intake database to encourage data-based decision making.
  • Create manuals, e-learning, presentations, apps, and infrastructure for e-portfolios and Canvas LMS.
Analyst (Consultant) 7/2008 - 12/2008
SmartRevenue, Tampa, FL
  • Prepared data for analysis by labeling it and importing it from Excel into SPSS and cleaning data.
  • Analyzed data by creating variables and running frequencies, cross tabs, and other SPSS features.
  • Used Excel and PowerPoint to produce client presentations that include charts, tables, and graphs.
Scientific Editor -5/2005 - 5/2008
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
  • Compiled, wrote, formatted, and edited manuscripts, presentations, reports, and correspondence.
  • Coordinated multiple grant applications and monitored multi-million dollar grants.
  • Researched, entered, calculated, graphed, and formatted numerical and textual data.
  • Designed, created, and maintained patent and reference databases with thousands of records.
  • Read, deciphered, and assisted with filing patent applications and correspondence.
  • Evaluated, installed, and repaired software and hardware.
Technical Writer - 9/2004 - 5/2005
University of Central Florida Public Safety Technology Center, Orlando, FL
  • Created and managed online and print documentation for an IT development group.
  • Applied style and usability standards to plan, write, design, edit, and implement documentation.
  • Used Word, Excel, Visio, and FastHelp to produce online help files, IT manuals, and specifications.
  • Interviewed developers and interacted with clients to accurately document procedures.
  • Graduate Certificate - Instructional Technology: Web Design 2011 University of South Florida, Tampa
  • Master of Arts -Technical Communication 2005 University of Central Florida, Orlando
    Honors: Graduate assistantships, Orlando STC Melissa Pellegrin Scholarship, GPA 3.97
  • Thesis: "Only Screen Deep? Evaluating Aesthetics, Usability, and Satisfaction in Informational Websites"
  • Bachelor of Science - Interdisciplinary Studies- Computer Science, Statistics, and Environmental Studies 2003 University of Central Florida, Orlando
  • Honors: National Merit Scholar, Provost Scholar, Honors Program, President’s and Dean’s Lists, Florida Academic Scholar, UCF Environmental Society Vice President, Gender Gazette Editor, GPA 3.65
  • Society for Technical Communication
  • Association of Educational Communication and Technologies
  • Florida Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (FAEOPP)
  • Southeastern Association of Educational Opportunity Program Personnel (SAEOPP)

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