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Innovative and creative professional with a drive to achieve mastery and help others realize their potential. Able to adapt communication and teaching methods to best suit an individual's needs. Fearless learner and compassionate leader with over a decade of experience producing quality work in demanding environments with strict parameters and deadlines.


Centriq's IT Career Program, Kansas City, MO

Full Stack Web Development Certification
2023 - 2024
  • Front End: HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript, jQuery, Bootstrap, React
  • Middle Tier: C#, .NET Core MVC, LINQ
  • Back End: SQL, SQL Server

Columbia University, New York City, NY

Master of Arts in Russian
2016 - 2021
  • Graduated magna cum laude (3.84 GPA)
  • Recipient of Dean's Fellowship
  • Presented research at conferences for Columbia, Harvard, Yale, and Princeton

The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS

Bachelor of Arts in Russian
2009 - 2013
  • Graduated summa cum laude (3.93 GPA)
  • Winner of Undergraduate Research Award through the Honors Department
  • Awarded Post-Secondary Russian Scholar Laureate by The American Council of Teachers of Russian in 2011 and, again, in 2013

Professional Experience

Direct Support Worker

Helpers, Inc., Olathe, KS
2021 - Present
  • Develop my special needs client's verbal skills and serve as his tutor
  • Supervise medication administration, personal hygiene, appointments, and recreational activities

Graduate Teaching Assistant & Language Instructor

Columbia University, New York, NY
2016 - 2021
  • Graded and provided feedback for students' papers and exams
  • Maintained records of student attendance and grades throughout the course
  • Delivered lectures and led group discussions for students
  • Held office hours to assist students with their academic writing and Russian language

Pharmaceutical Dispensary Attendant

Brooks Family Care, Olathe, KS
2013 - 2015
  • Created a database to access every pharmaceutical representative's information, company, and record of branded drug samples
  • Managed the sales, inventory, and orders of prescriptions and supplements in the practice's pharmacy
  • Learned the use, efficacy, and contraindications of the medications and supplements
  • Served as doctor's intermediary with pharmaceutical representatives and pharmacies

Research Assistant for Dr. Ani Kokobobo

The University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
2012 - 2013
  • Edited professor's article approved for publication
  • Prepared comprehensive reports summarizing research on theoretical texts for her book Russian Writers and the Fin de Si├Ęcle: The Twilight of Realism (Cambridge University Press)
  • Gathered data from libraries, literary journals, and online databases. for her book Russian Grotesque Realism: The Great Reforms and the Gentry Decline (Ohio State University Press)

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