Florida State University (Information Studies)
Florida State University (Master's)
I have always been interested in learning and dedicated to my studies. I was Salutatorian of my graduating high school class, and finished my undergraduate degree magna cum laude. I began mentoring college students while working at a non-profit student organization at Florida State University. I've also been teaching College Success course at Tallahassee Community College since 2010. I am passionate about helping students "discover the gold" inside of them and leverage these strengths to be successful!
I specialize in tutoring bible studies, public speaking, career development, and college counseling for success both inside and outside of the classroom. I have experience developing and implementing curriculum, teaching, and training students on how to study the bible. I have 10 years of experience speaking and teaching small groups, classes, and presenting at conferences nationally and internationally. I have 5 years of experience administering career assessments such as the Self Directed Search and SIGI3, along with 10 years of advising college students on courses, majors, pre-requisites requirements, and careers. I have 10 years of experience mentoring college students on short and long term goals, leadership, professionalism, diversity, study skills, note taking, priority management, and communication. I also have experience administering assessments such as Myers-Brigss, DISC, True Colors, and Strengths Finders.
I am dedicated to providing an experience that is beneficial and hold myself to a high standard of excellence and professionalism. Life is adjustable, but I do have a 24 hours cancellation policy. I also offer a free consultation meeting - either over the phone or in person.
I look forward to hearing from you and helping you discover the gold inside of you!
Bible Studies - I have been personally studying the bible on a daily basis for 13 years. I have numerous tools to help with reading comprehension, studying the original text (Greek/Hebrew), verse memorization, topical study, etc.
Public Speaking - I have training in both personal and professional settings. I have tools and strategies for organization, engaging the audience, and professional presentations.
Career Development - I use coaching, mentoring, and counseling techniques, along with career and personality assessments to help students determine short term and long term major and career goals.
College Counseling - I utilize coaching and assessments to help student discover their interest and strengths. I, then, help them take this information and use it as a lens to research universities, colleges, majors, careers, and financial aid opportunities.
I really enjoy working with students as they discover who they are and where they want to go in life. Email me for more information or to set up a free consultation! I have always been interested in learning and dedicated to my studies. I was Salutatorian of my graduating high school class, and finished my undergraduate degree magna cum laude. I began mentoring college students while working at a non-profit student organization at Florida State University. I've also been teaching College Success course at
I took religion courses in college - Intro To Biblical Studies and Old Testament. I worked at a campus ministry at Florida State University at the Associate Director for 4 years where I was in charge of creating, implementing, and teaching all the small group curriculum that was primarily based on studying the bible. Study included scripture memorization, reading comprehension, cross referencing, and commentaries.
I have been teaching a College Success (SLS1510) course at Tallahassee Community College since August of 2010. The course requires a career project that constitutes as approximately 25% of the course grade and includes a career assessment known as the Self Directed Search. The course also includes chapters on choosing a major and personality assessment (Myer-Briggs) that factor into choosing a career. I also have experience administering the Strengths Finder assessment while working as the Leadership Coordinator for a grant program for four years.
I have 10 years of experience counseling students in various topics related to college such as choosing a college, majors, prerequisites, advising, career, involvement, service learning, and civic engagement. I supervised and mentored 30-75 students for four years as the Coordinator for a mentoring program and Student Government at Tallahassee Community College.
I also counseled students that were graduating from the community college and transferring to universities, both in state and out of state.