Ms. Hail Mary
Project Coordinator with 9 years of experience post-degree. I have experience managing teams of 15/20 people, mentoring students, and spearheading projects for clients. Two promotions within one year of two different companies. First-generation college student, raised by two factory workers in a low socioeconomic area. Father passed away in college.
Undergrad School: Eastern Illinois University
Undergrad Major: Business
GRE: Not Required this Round
Age: 34, Ethnicity: White
Other Degree/Certification: Project Management Cert - Est Fall 2020
Extracurriculars: Volunteer for 8 years at a school district averaging 80 hours a year (2012-Current), Bi-Weekly running group to train for the Champaign and Chicago marathons
Title: Project Coordinator
Company: Major NGO/NPO
Length of Employment: 1 yr
Big Life Wins:
I accepted a job at a non-profit spearheading a three-year project in a socioeconomic area to improve graduation rates among high school students struggling in the traditional high school environment. The grant ended and the program continued by other funding steams, and I continue to volunteer at the school a handful of weekends a year.
Post MBA Goal:
To continue to accept a job as an executive project manager in the healthcare field moving up the ladder managing different projects and teams. Then I would like to eventually become a programming VP at a larger hospital overseeing various divisions and spearheading projects that will enrich the lives of employees and patients.
Target School: Kellogg