Web Page Creation
HTML, including tables, frames, java script, forms, and client-side image maps. Experienced with Microsoft FrontPage98 and Paint Shop Pro.
Skilled in using Quark Express, Pagemaker and Microsoft Word. Also can use Microsoft Access, Excel and Powerpoint.
American Association of Immunologists
October 2001 to present
Peer review assistant, work to keep the peer review process for a scientific journal on schedule. Enter data for newly arrived manuscripts, contact reviewers to remind them to return reviews, make sure that the editors have the material they need to make decisions and remind them to complete work in a timely manner. Work is done in a complex database, requires tact, communication skills and a high level of accuracy. Upload data supplements to the on-line journal hosted at Highwire.com. Maintain the journals information pages for the on-line journal.
Federation of American Societies in Experimental Biology
June 1999 to Present
Work in accounting department, analyzing receivables for posting, researching electronic deposit problems, preparing invoices and assisting with checking account reconciliation. Developed laser printed invoices to replace previously used typed carbonless forms.
American Journal of Clinical Nutrition
August 1998 to June 1999
Editorial assistant for scientific journal. Updated the journal's web page monthly, including the table of contents, calendar and announcement pages. Entered and tracked manuscripts using a FileMaker Pro database. Assisted with invoicing and subscription problems and filled orders for article copies and reprints. Prepared the calendar and announcement pages for the journal.
National Museum of Civil War Medicine
May 1995 - Sept. 1996
Administrative assistant for new museum. Set up and maintained membership database, handled registration for annual conference that attracted 200 people. Designed and produced temporary exhibits, conference brochure and quarterly newsletter.
American Wholesale Thermographers
July 1992 - October 1994
Typesetter for business card printer. Typeset business cards, letterheads, envelopes and announcements. Worked on extremely tight deadlines, usually setting over 50 orders a day.
July 1987 to May 1990
Owned and managed a quick printing shop with two employees. Responsible for everything from customer service, art and typesetting to printing and bindery operations.
Anniston Museum of Natural History
July 1986 to July 1987
Graphic artist responsible for design and production of brochures and newsletter, installation of shows in the Changing Exhibit Gallery. Also label designs and silk-screening for exhibit hall.
Hawaii Army Museum Society
December 1983 to December 1985
Modelmaker, graphic designer and general assistant to the exhibit designer for a major exhibit.
American Geophysical Union
January 1980 to February 1983
Handled paste-up for scientific journals and weekly 8-page newspaper, assisted with design of newspaper and a new journal. Designed bookcovers and brochures.
Web Specialist Program, Montgomery College
Have completed the following courses to earn Montgomery College's Web Specialist Certificate:
- Exploring the Internet
- Home Page Construction
- Advanced Web Technologies
- Establishing a Corporate Intranet
- Administering a Web Site
George Washington University
Major: Fine Arts, Graduated with Distinction
Major: Cartography, Graduated with Honors in Cartography