Resume

 

Amanda Slee

INTRODUCTION

Welcome to my resume

I am Amanda Slee and I am a journalist who is well-rounded with videography, photography, writing and working with the web. I am a responsible and organized person. I work fast but thorough in order to get all materials needed to produce a project handed to me. Here is a link to my Twitter profile

 

OBJECTIVE

I am seeking a job opportunity as a reporter on any local news station utilizing my experience in the field.

Here is a picture of me.

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EDUCATION

Advanced Honors Diploma

August 2011-June 2015

Liberty High School in Henderson, NV, GPA 3.6

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication

Emphasis in Broadcast

August 2015-May 2019

Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ, GPA 3.7

 

JOURNALISM EXPERIENCE

Photographer

The Tribune, Liberty High School, Henderson, NV

August 2013-June 2014

  • Took photographs for any and all articles and advertisements.
  • Worked with other photographers to make sure all articles had pictures to go alongside them.
  • Used Adobe Photoshop to crop and edit photographs.
  • Determined the photos to use and made sure the writer had access to those photos.

Business Manager

The Tribune, Liberty High School, Henderson, NV

June 2014-June 2015

  • Responsible for all money, advertisements and subscriptions.
  • Signed off on requests to use money to enter into competitions.
  • Lead a team in attaining advertisements, organized the creation of advertisements and created advertisements myself.
  • Mailed subscription interest forms, collected and turned in subscription money, and mailed out newspapers to subscribers.

Broadcast Staff Member

L6TV, Liberty High School, Henderson, NV

August 2014-June 2015

  • Lead a crew in producing the morning news and creating commercial packages for the morning news.
  • Worked with crew members to brainstorm, plan and execute packages.
  • In the studio I was both in front and behind the camera. Behind the camera I worked with the TriCaster, audio and graphics. Being a reporter I did both the regular desk news and the sports corner.

 

CUSTOMER SERVICE EXPERIENCE

Hostess

Marssa, The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Henderson, NV

May 2015-August 2015

  • Greeted customer, assisted them to their tables and provided them with menus.
  • Answered phone calls with questions, made reservations and took to go orders.
  • Organized tables and reserved tables for reservations each night.

Receptionist

Spa Moulay, The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Henderson, NV

May 2015-August 2015

  • Answered and returned phone calls.
  • Controlled spa email.
  • Took care of all booking and canceling of appointments for all services in the spa.
  • Greeted customers, checked them in and gave a brief tour escorting them to get ready. Upon checking out I handled all payments.
  • Maintained organization and cleanliness of spa.
  • Restored locker and bathroom amenities.
  • Opened and closed spa alone.

Barista

Marrakesh, The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Henderson, NV

May 2016-August 2016

  • Opened in the mornings setting up pastries, making coffee, setting up condiments and opening register. Closed the shop at night by cleaning up, dumping all beverages, storing products and configuring the money.
  • Greeted and took orders of customers along with handling the payment.
  • Made food and drinks to customers preferences.
  • Took inventory and restocked.

Pool Attendant

The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa, Henderson, NV

May 2016-August 2016

  • Greeted customers, handed out towels and checked out equipment.
  • Mandated pool slide telling when it was okay to go down and making sure customers followed the slide rules.
  • Cleaned pool deck, changed trash, made sure chairs were in line and took care of cabanas.

Employee

Bacus Bros Hot Dogs & Beer, Tempe, AZ

February 2016-Present

  • Greeted customers, took their order while the making food and handled register.
  • Prepared food before rushes and restocked.
  • Ensured entire restaurant was clean after rushes.
  • When closed I put away and stored all food and cleaned dishes, as well as, cleaning the entire restaurant.

 

SKILLS

  • Literate with a computer and the internet
  • Strengths in organization, reliability, and communication
  • Ability to lead, problem solve, follow directions and meet deadlines
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications including Word and PowerPoint
  • Experienced with Adobe Programs including Photoshop, Premier, Audition, and InDesign