North Seattle Community College – English and ESL tutor
Tutor composition, grammar, and pronunciation to students of various linguistic and cultural backgrounds

Belmont Editing and English Services – Freelance Copy Editor and English Tutor
• Copyedit resumés, cover letters, personal statements, and works of fiction
• Tutor English and ESL to people of various linguistic and cultural backgrounds

7cups.com – Listener – Veteran Level
Counsel individuals online who struggle with various life issues

Recovery Cafe – Volunteer Peer Counselor
Facilitated recovery groups for those who struggled with substance abuse, mental illness, and homelessness

North Seattle Community College – Teaching Assistant – International Student Development
• Conducted new student orientations and presentations
• Taught US Culture to incoming international students
• Counseled students who struggled with cultural acclimation

Self-Empoyed – Freelance English, ESL, and Russian Tutor
• Taught English as a second language and Russian to adult students
• Managed reading groups for elementary school students and tutored composition to high school students

University of Washington – ESL Conversation Leader – English Language Programs
• Facilitated English conversations in small group settings for visiting international students
• Lead tours of the UW campus and Seattle proper


University of Washington – Certificate in Editing

Academic life coaching
Completed six-month life coaching training with Academic Life Coaching, an ICF certified life coach training program

Seattle University
Completed first year in Existential Phenomenological Psychology

University of Washington – Bachelor of Arts – Slavic Languages and Literature (Russian) and Linguistics
• Dean’s list
• Most outstanding undergaraduate award
• Magna Cum Laude honors

North Seattle Community College – Associate of Arts
• People’s Choice Award, 3rd Annual Fine Art Show

United States Air Force – Russian Crypto-Linguistics – Defense Language Institute
• Dean’s list
• Top secret security clearance