Ashlin Rakhra

4400 Massachusetts Ave NW Washington, DC 23188
Phone: 757.272.3208 E-Mail: ar4338a@american.edu

Education
American University, College of Arts and Sciences Washington,
DC
Bachelor of Science in Public Health May 2017
Experience
Alpha Phi Omega Washington, DC
Professional Community Service Organization
 Committed to serving and volunteering on the university campus and throughout the city of Washington, DC.

Adventures of Missions Rukungiri, Uganda
Missionary January 2013- May 2013
 Taught math classes and Bible studies at Makobore High School to strengthen students mathematical and
religious understanding
 Volunteered at the local clinic assisting the staff and attending to the need of the patients
 Assisted LADA, a non profit water sanitation company, to help alleviate lack of access to clean water
 Cultivated meaningful relationships with children in the village of Omukalere and mission trip members

Fords Colony Homeowners Association Williamsburg, VA
Lifeguard May 2010-August 2012
 Promoted and maintained a safe environment for patrons and lifeguards in and outside of the pool area
 Considered patron’s complaints and found solutions to maintain customer satisfaction
 Taught private swim lessons to elementary age customers to progress their swim competency
 Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certified in case of emergency

National Youth Leadership Forum on Medicine Washington, DC
Conference Participant July 2011
 Spent two weeks in Washington, DC attending medical conferences, visiting medical schools, and taking part
in mock medical emergency situations to enhance knowledge of medical professions

Williamsburg Community Chapel Managua, Nicaragua
Missionary July 2011, July
2012
 Conducted manual labor (building, planting, painting, etc.) upon request of local communities based on need
to contribute to a higher quality of living for residents
 Cultivated meaning and lasting relationships with Nicaraguan children and mission team members

Lafayette High School Williamsburg, Virginia
Head Ambassador August 2012- August
2013
 Mentored and tutored Freshmen and Sophomores in high school to assist them in their transition into high
school
 Managed all ambassadors to ensure program efficiency
Skills
Computer: Proficient in Microsoft Office, Power Point, and Excel