Lyndsey Clark

Newtown, Virginia | LinkedIn Profile

SUMMARY STATEMENT

College educated with 2 years of customers relations experience working in retail. Strives to exceed professional and personal goals.  Strong written and verbal communication skills. Strong background in writing and research. Interested in the use of digital technologies.

PROFESSIONAL SKILLS

EducationBachelor of Arts in History and Communications & Digital Studies from University of Mary Washington.
EmploymentMy self-motivation, hard work and dedication all contribute to the continuing success of my employer. Technically competent.  Natural leader and team player.
PersonalStrong work ethic with a positive approach. Continuously striving to achieve goals and exceed expectations.  Organized and focused.

PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE

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OTHER WORK EXPERIENCE

Deli Associate,April 2019 – Present

Food Lion, Bowling Green, VA
Salary: $11 per hour
Job Type: 26-38 hours per week, Part-Time, Seasonal (Summer and Winter)
Supervisor:  Brenda Ayers

Hired as a part-time deli associate to assist during the summer and winter months when college is not in session. Trained as mid and night shift and often closes the deli alone. Duties include engaging in customer service, slicing lunch meat, baking goods, preparing fried and rotisserie chicken, stocking the floor, and cleaning the department. Often managed the entire department alone during the COVID-19 pandemic due to labor shortages. Have been commended by supervisor, store manager, and night manager for diligence.

Language Lab Assistant, September 2019 – March 2020
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
Salary: $7.25 per hour
Job Type: 7-10 hours per week, Part-Time, Student Employee
Supervisor: Jennifer Buist

Hired to supervise the computer lab in the language department while attending classes full-time. Worked evening hours, no more than 2–3-hour shifts, and had access to the lockbox that contained learning materials for various language classes. Helped to proctor the Language Assessment Exam administered to freshmen.

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Arts in History, May 2023
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA, GPA 3.98

Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Digital Studies, May 2023
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA, GPA 4.0

Advanced Studies Diploma with the Governor’s Seal, June 2018
Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School, Richmond, VA, GPA 3.64

CERTIFICATIONS/ACHIEVEMENTS

Member of Lambda Pi Eta, Spring 2022 – Present
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

Member of National Society of Collegiate Scholars, Spring 2021 – Present
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

Member of Phi Eta Sigma, Spring 2021 – Present
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

Member of Phi Alpha Theta, Spring 2021 – Present
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

President’s List, Fall 2019 – Spring 2021
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA

Dean’s List, Fall 2021 – Present
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg VA

Judith Kowler Award for Artistic Excellence, Spring 2018
Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School. Richmond, VA

TRAINING

Digital Photography, September 2017 – June 2018
Maggie Walker: Senior Seminar, Richmond, VA

Film Photography with Darkroom Experience, September 2016 – June 2018
Maggie Walker: Arts Curriculum, Richmond, VA

French Language (Beginner), September 2014 – June 2018
Maggie Walker: Four Year Language Curriculum, Richmond, VA
Moderately proficient in reading and comprehension.

American Sign Language (Beginner), September 2015 – June 2017
Maggie Walker: Two Year Language Curriculum, Richmond VA
Moderately proficient in reading and comprehension.

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE / COMMUNITY SERVICE

Community Outreach and Engagement (COAR), August 2019 – March 2020
University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
Worked alongside a team to box fresh food for local homeless shelters. On average, the team gathered 100–200 lbs. per week of food for donations.

Animal Shelter Volunteer, Fall 2017 – Spring 2018
Regional Animal Shelter, King William, VA
Worked alongside shelter staff in the care of shelter animals. Duties included cleaning kennels, feeding animals, sweeping and mopping floors, giving animals attention, and filling out paperwork.

Library Volunteer, Summer 2017
Pamunkey Regional Library, Mechanicsville, VA
Assisted library staff in shelving and checking out books. Assisted patrons in finding books and resources.

Veterinarian Clinic Volunteer, Spring 2014
King William Veterinary Clinic, King William, VA
Assisted staff by checking in patients, mixing vaccines, cleaning rooms, and filing paperwork.

PROFESSIONAL REFERENCES

Dr. Jeffrey McClurken
Professor and Special Assistant to the Provost for Teaching, Technology, and Innovation at the University of Mary Washington

Dr. Jason Sellers
Associate Professor of History and American Studies at the University of Mary Washington
Academic Advisor for the History Major

Dr. Elizabeth Johnson-Young
Assistant Professor of Communication at the University of Mary Washington
Academic Advisor for the Communications and Digital Studies Major

Jennifer Buist
Office Manager for Modern Languages and Literatures at the University of Mary Washington

Dr. Elizabeth Lewis
Professor of Spanish language, literature and culture at the University of Mary Washington

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