Resume of Catherine M. Vera-Burgos

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ADDRESS

CATHERINE M. VERA-BURGOS
25794 Arcadia Dr.
Novi, Michigan 48374

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QUALIFICATION HIGHLIGHTS:
 
  • Mission-driven
  • Creative thinker
  • Open minded
  • Calculated risk-taker
  • Honest and ethical
  • Compassionate and fair
  • Effective at working with diverse groups
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Sound grasp of fiscal concepts
  • Self-directed
  • Detail and big picture oriented
  • Team builder/player
  • Able to meet deadlines
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    EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS:

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    EDUCATION:

    DEGREE:
        Bachelor of Arts with High Distinction
        Wayne State University, June 1982
    MAJOR:
        Communications
    OTHER COURSEWORK:
        Social Science/Psychology, Foreign Languages, Writing
    FURTHER STUDIES:
        Post Baccalaureate coursework in Business/Accounting and Computer Science,
        Wayne State University
    HONORS/ACTIVITIES:
        Graduate of Leadership Detroit (1993), Blue Care Network Regional Advisory
        Council (97-Present), International Cesarean Awareness Network (1990-97),
        Phi Beta Kappa, Mortarboard, Golden Key National Honor Society, Delta Zeta Sorority.

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    EMPLOYMENT:

    DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS, Matrix Human Services:

    8/85 Present

    Former titles: Director of Program Development, Director of Special Projects

    Responsibilities:

    MARKETING DIRECTOR, League of Catholic Women of Detroit:

    2/85 - 7/85

    Responsibilities: fundraising; creating programs; compiling budgets; writing proposals for foundation and government grants; writing press releases; arranging luncheons; creating public service announcements and other public relations duties as needed.

    PROGRAM COORDINATOR/OPERATIONS ASSISTANT, WJBK-TV:

    8/83 - 2/85

    Responsibilities: assisting Program Manager; coordinating program schedules; compiling monthly reports; handling business and viewer questions and concerns; directing utilization of micro computer; keeping departmental employee records; routing contracts; and assisting with special productions.

    PROGRAM SECRETARY/ASSISTANT, WJBK-TV:

    2/82 - 3/83

    Responsibilities: operating CBS telex machine; answering viewer calls; responding to viewer mail; handling travel arrangements; typing and filing.

    PRODUCTION ASSISTANT/INTERN, WDIV-TV:

    9/81 - 1/82

    Responsibilities: assisting the Director of Children's Programming in the studio and during field production; producing field pieces; writing the events segment for a local television show; and screening tapes for editing.

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    REFERENCES AND TRANSCRIPTS AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST



    Questions? Send me e-mail! Send e-mail to cveraburgos@earthlink.net

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