Abigail L. Roche
122 Blacksmith Arch Yorktown, VA 23693(540) 931-5060Abigailroche22@gmail.com
The College of William and Mary, Williamsburg, VABachelor of Arts in Government, Minor in Economics, May 2001GPA: 3.2; rank in upper one-half of classOld Dominion University, Norfolk, VACompleted first two semesters of Graduate Studies in Speech-Language-Pathology Program, August 2007-08The University of Ghana, Legon, GhanaSpring 2000 Semester Study AbroadComputer Skills: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint), InternetLanguage Skills: Knowledge of Spanish, French and Arabic
ACTIVITIES AND INTERESTS
- Member of International Relations Club, 1997-2001.- Member of Young Democrats, 1997-2001.- Enjoy traveling and helping those less fortunate: Traveled to Ghana, West Africa on achurch mission trip to help build a youth hostile, 1998. Involved in various volunteer projects during my study abroad program in Ghana, 2000.- Participated in Appalachia Service Project: Helped rebuild homes for financially unstable families living in the Appalachian Mountains.- Participated in Operation Standdown: Assisted the homeless of Hampton, VA.- Campaign volunteer for the Democratic National Party.- Volunteer at Middle Peninsula Juvenile Detention Commission, 1999-2000.- Volunteer for Salvation Army.- ESL Teaching Certificate (English as a Second Language).
Photo Specialist/Cashier, Walgreen's, Winchester, VA, Full-time, 7/15-04/16 -Operated photo equipment. -Performed resets and stocked shelves. -Operated cash registers.
Cashier/Seafood Clerk, Farm Fresh, Williamsburg, VA, Part-time, 03/14-04/15 -Operated cash registers. -Responsible for seafood service and inventory.
Photo Specialist/Cashier, Walgreen's, Newport News, VA, Full-time, 10/11-08/13 -Operated photo equipment. -Set up displays. -Operated cash registers.
Nanny, Residence of Amanda Saunders, 06/10-09/11 -Responsible for taking care of 8-year-old child.
Crew Member, Wendy's, Grafton, VA, Seasonal and Part-time, 5/96-06/10 - Communicate with customers and other employees. - Gained customer service and communication skills.- Work 15-20 hours per week and attend class full-time.
Shift Manager, Wendy's, Grafton, VA, Full-time, 6/05-8/06- Responsible for the supervision of 4-10 crew employees.- Responsible for the completion of all appropriate store paperwork.- Responsible for checking in inventory and entering into database.
Jail Officer, Hampton Roads Regional Jail, Portsmouth, VA, Full-time, 2/02-6/03 - Responsible for the supervision and control of inmates.- Perform various clerical duties.- Operate multi-line phones and prepare court lists using Microsoft Office. - Operate the Master Control panels and computers.
Receptionist/Cashier, Tysinger Motor Company, Hampton, VA, Part-time, 8/03-8/04 -Operate multi-line phones and direct calls to proper department. -Perform various clerical duties. -Collect money and invoice service receipts.