Efficient Organizational Development Manager with more than five years of experience in diverse work environments. Strong preparation and organizational skills applied to the regular planning of meetings and large-scale events. Excel at working with local charities to help secure funding and organize awareness and fundraising events while keeping costs within reason.
• Substantial organizational abilities • Proficient in database management • Well • connected with local businesses and organizations • Ability to put together workshops and raise public awareness • Great at anticipating needs • Versatile communicator
September 2012 to Present Communities United, Ltd.–New Cityland, CA Organizational Development Manager • Organize community events, both large-scale and more intimate affairs, with the purpose of raising awareness and soliciting funds. • Collect data on donations and community involvement and use this information to make recommendations to board members and staff. • Facilitate weekly meetings to discuss strategies, deal with immediate concerns and address upcoming events in an efficient manner. • Develop and execute social media campaigns to increase involvement. • Coach and train supervisors and office support personnel and provide initial mentoring. June 2008 to September 2012 Veteran’s Charity Services of New Cityland County–New Cityland, CA Organizational Development Consultant • Clarified the organization’s mission and prepared press releases discussing and clarifying that mission. • Developed guidelines for preparing and executing community fundraisers that resulted in increased community participation and generated more media coverage. • Organized internal and community meetings to discuss priorities and fundraising strategies. • Put together community workshops that included participation from local businesses and groups. • Responded to press inquiries for more information about the services provided by the organization. • Organized community focus groups to increase awareness of the need for veteran support within local communities.
2008 University of California, New Cityland, CA Associate’s Degree, Organizational Management