Experience

  • TOURNAMENT DIRECTOR ADMINISTRATOR

    at Calgary District Lacrosse Association

    January 2014 - at Present

    Alberta

     Organize all aspects of the Canada Day Lacrosse tournament  Book facilities for the tournament  Registration for over 100 teams with approximately 2000 athletes  Secure approximately 800 room nights for over 60 out of town teams with partner hotels  Liaise with hotels and assign teams to each hotel for the weekend  Schedule over 200 games over four days  Communicate with host clubs and their 200 volunteers at the event  Organize tournament apparel  Coordinate and source tournament sponsors • Marketing campaigns to attract new participants, including newsletters, brochures  Maintain all social media accounts  Maintain website for tournament

  • First Aid Instructor

    at Canadian Red Cross

    July 2012 - at Present

    Alberta

     Facilitate First Aid and CPR courses  Prepare Class Material for adult learners  Enter class roster information into computer system  Invoicing and payment collection

  • Child Safety Instructor

    at Canada Safety Council and Kidproof Safety

    July 2012 - at Present

    Alberta

     Facilitate Child Safety courses  Prepare Class Material for youth learners  Enter class roster information into computer system  Invoicing and payment collection

  • SENIOR CORPORATE TRAVEL CONSULTANT

    at Encana Corporation

    April 2002 - June 2006

    Alberta

     Booking airfare, hotel, car rental for employees and contractors  Coordinate shuttle flights on corporate aircraft  Tracking employees and contractors travel for safety and security  Coordinating any travel visas as required  Daily use of Sabre reservation system, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook  Worked from a home office

  • SENIOR CORPORATE TRAVEL CONSULTANT

    at Navigant International

    June 2000 - April 2002

    Alberta

     Responsible for qualifying client’s needs  Booking airfare, hotel, car rentals, packages through leisure link  Training new staff  Issuing insurance polices  Organizing office familiarization trips  Daily use of Sabre reservation system, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook

  • Leisure Travel Consultant

    at Thomas Cook Travel Group- Marlin Travel

    September 1996 - June 2000

    Alberta

     Responsible for qualifying client’s needs  Booking airfare, hotel, car rentals, packages through leisure link  Global Accounting  Training new staff  Issuing insurance polices  Organizing office familiarization trips  Daily use of Sabre reservation system, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Outlook  Daily office operations such as filing  Daily and weekly BSP reports  Managing Local Markets marketing  Scheduling staff

Education

  • First Aid Instructor

    at Canadian Red Cross

    2012 - at Present (8 years) Alberta

  • ACTA/CITC CANADIAN EDUCATIONAL STANDARDS SYSTEMS

    at ACTA/CITC

    1996 - 1996 (1 year) Alberta

  • TRAVEL CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

    at Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

    1995 - 1996 (1 year) Alberta

Languages

  • English Native

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