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Tally Cown (T.K.

3003 Cown Road Loganville, GA 30052 Phone: 770-317-8733 E-Mail:
OBJECTIVE Seeking a Child Life internship to utilize my educational background in Child and Family Development and my work experience in dealing with children in a setting with children who have medical illnesses and/or disabilities. EDUCATION University of Georgia, Athens, GA Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Science Major: Human Development and Family Science Zell Miller Scholarship Recipient GPA: 3.3/4.0 VOLUNTEER AND WORK EXPERIENCE Camp Planning Intern Atlanta, GA Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta Assist the Program Coordinator with planning activities at camp and organizing volunteer and camper information May 2014-Present May 2014

Camp Planning and Program Development Intern Atlanta & Winder, GA Camp Twin Lakes Work closely with Camp Coordinators on program planning, staff and camper recruitment, implementation of camping programs and other administrative responsibilities January 2014- April 2014

Weekend Volunteer Atlanta, GA Childrens Healthcare of Atlanta, Scottish Rite Volunteer specifically with Child Life, do any tasks that are asked of me, including but not limited to: taking children to the playroom, bringing toys to patients rooms, helping the Child Life Specialist with services or special activities January 2013-Present Act as an assistant to the Area Coordinator, help to run monthly meetings, oversee all new applicant through the process of obtaining and raising a service dog January 2011- Present Provide childcare afterschool for two school age boys, ages 5 and 7 February 2013- Present

Group Leader & Puppy Preschool Area Coordinator Athens, GA Guide Dog Foundation, Inc. Nanny Athens, GA The Lefkowitz Family

Volunteer/Counselor Winder, GA and Rutledge, GA Camp Carpe Diem, Camp Strong4Life, Camp Independence, Octoberfest & Camp No Lim-bi-tations May-October 2013 Provide a life changing week of camp by taking care of disabled children for one week camps throughout the summer

CAMPUS INVOLVEMENT Camp For A Cause, Athens, GA Vice President of Service Plan and create service opportunities for the organization and work with the president to plan and follow through projects May 2011- Present Guide Dog Foundation, Inc., Athens, GA Puppy Raiser Socialize and raise a puppy for a year before returning it to the Guide Dog Foundation, raised Eli and currently raising Shamus, both golden retriever puppies August 2013-Present

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