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KAT R I N A W E RT

936 SUNSET DR, H AVELOCK, NC 28532 | 2314923195 |


KATRINA_WERT@YAHOO.COM

AREAS OF INTEREST
Marine Ecology, Conservation, Population and Ecosystem Ecology, Animal Behavior and
Marine Vertebrates: Fish, Mammals, Reptiles

EDUCATION
Bachelor of Science
Unity College, Unity, ME
Dual Major: Biology & Art and Environment
Focuses: Ecology & Biodiversity
Associate of Science
Unity College, Unity, ME
Major: Environmental Science

December 2014

May 2012

EMPLOYMENT & EXPERIENCE


Associate Trainer

Jan 2015 - Present

Panera Bread, Morehead City, NC


Responsible for teaching new employees standard practices and
safety procedures, Operated point of sale system and barista
station, & Responsible for caf success through opening tasks
Supplemental Instructor: Intermediate Algebra

Aug Dec 2014

Unity College, Unity, ME


Attended classes, took detailed notes, conducted study sessions,
& provided extra assistance on homework and studying.
Volunteer Chemistry Lab Assistant

Aug Dec 2014

Unity College, Unity, ME


Supervised students, answered questions, & supplied students
with materials.
Volunteer for Humpback Whale Studies Program
Provincetown Center for Coastal Studies, Provincetown, MA
Input data into Microsoft Access, Resized and adjusted images in
Adobe Photoshop for cataloguing & whale identification.

Summer 2014

Fish Market Employee

Summer 2014

Macs Seafood, Truro, MA


Responsible for receiving shipments, operated point of sale
system, received money, gave change, filleted fish, opened the
business and fulfilled opening and closing tasks, cooked and
prepped food in a timely manner.
Lifeguard/Rifle Instructor/Counselor

Summer 2013

Barry Conservation Camp, Berlin, NH


Exposed children to the meaning of conservation, how to respect
nature and recognize the science in things around them, taught
students how to responsibly handle firearms and how to use
them in a sustainable manner when applied to hunting. Guided
students through the fish hatchery as the general growth
process was explained.

QUALIFICATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS


Open Water SCUBA Certified
Professional Association of Diving Instructors

RELEVANT COURSEWORK
Biology/Ecology:
Introduction to Marine Science, Biological Processes: Evolution and Ecology, Biological
Processes: Cell and Organism Function, Marine Biology, Weather and Climate, Gross and
Microscopic Anatomy of Fish, Animal Behavior, Marine Ecology, Population and Community
Ecology, Conservation Biology, Ecosystem Ecology, General Chemistry I and II,
Biochemistry, Biology of Plants, Biology in Practice: Diversity of Nematodes, & Biodiversity
Capstone.
Mathematical/Environmental:
Calculus, Statistics, Environmental Communication, Environmental Advocacy,
Environmental Scenarios and Solutions

SKILLS
Laboratory Techniques:
Plant grafting, SDS-Polyacrylamide Gel Electrophoresis, Extraction of Cholesterol, Paper
Chromatography,
Equipment Skills:
Dissection Scope, Compound Microscope, Centrifuge, Spectrophotometer
Computer Skills:
Microsoft Office: Excel, Word, Access, Powerpoint, Publisher; Adobe: Photoshop, Bridge,
Premier Pro

Field Research Skills:


Project Design, Photo-documentation with DSLR Camera, Dichotomous Key, Detailed
Observations, Measurement Recording,

HONORS, AWARDS, & SCHOLARSHIPS


Marine Corps Scholarship
Marine Corps Scholarship Foundation

2010-2014

Presidential Scholarship
Unity College

2010-2014

Honors List
Unity College

2012-2014

Deans List
Unity College

2010-2011

Jim Comp Memorial Scholarship


Wexford/Misaukee ISD

2010-2011

Fallen Warrior Scholarship


Patriot Guard Riders

2010-2011

Gold Star Scholarship


Navy-Marine Corps Relief Society

2010-2011

Folds of Honor Foundation Scholarship


Tulsa Community Foundation

2010-2011

REFERENCES
Dr. Emma Perry
Associate Professor of Marine Biology at Unity College
Phone: (207) 509-7212
E-mail: eperry@unity.edu
Janet Preston
Supervisor of Supplemental Instructor
Phone: (207) 509-7258
E-mail: jpreston@unity.edu
Wilma Lombardi
Supervisor of Chemistry Lab
Phone: (207) 509-7120
E-mail: wlombardi@unity.edu

Derek Deweese
Supervisor at Macs Seafood
Phone: (585) 259-9419
E-mail: Derek@macsseafood.com