DEENA V.

TYLER-SATTERFIELD
1103 Avenue E Haines City, FL 33844 Phone: (863) 326-3084 Email: DeenaVTylerSatterfield@gmail.com

DEDICATED EDUCATOR
Strategy | Leadership | Performance Dedicated Teacher with a background in Law who encompasses an expertise in both online and classroom educating. Extensive experience in legal practice, teaching adult courses as well as 6th – 9th grade, designing and implementing innovative education programs, conducting and evaluating research, and management. Motivate, inspire, and empower individuals of diverse backgrounds to improve their quality of life through learning. Proficient at identifying, prioritizing, and coordinating information, activities, resources, and people to get jobs done efficiently.

AREAS OF E XPERTISE
    Consultative Nature Effective Management Style Strategic Planning/Analysis Conflict Resolution     Professorship Experience Communication Streamlining Organizational Effectiveness Curriculum Development     Organizational Growth Law Enforcement Research Evaluation Information Coordination

State of Florida Temporary Educator’s Certificate, English (Grades 6 – 12) Expiration: June 30, 2013

PROFESSIONAL E XPERIENCE
FLORIDA BOARD OF EDUCATION, Polk County, FL 2010 – Current 6th – 8th Grade Reading Teacher/9th Grade English Teacher  Provide inspirational instruction through lectures, discussions, and demonstrations to provide students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate.  Confer with other staff members to develop, evaluate, and revise lessons that promoting learning, following approved curricula.  Prepare, administer, and grade tests and assignments to evaluate students' progress.  Guide and counsel students with adjustment/academic problems while establishing and enforcing rules when necessary.  Administer standardized ability/achievement tests and interpret results to determine student strengths and areas of need.  Meet with parents/administrators to discuss student progress and determine the resources needed for success. AXIA COLLEGE/UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX, Phoenix, AZ Online Instructor to Associate and Bachelor Criminal Justice Degree Candidates  Utilized best practices to optimize learning and facilitated online discussions.  Evaluated and graded submitted student work product  Explained complex concepts in a clear manner at the appropriate level 2008

DEPT. OF HOMELAND SECURITY, FEDERAL EMRGNCY MNGMNT AGENCY, Alabama & Florida 2005 – 2008 Senior Legal Counsel for Emergency Management Operations Head of In-House Legal Department Managed legal office of two attorneys and one support staff; provided counseling to over 200 employees. Lead adviser to top level managers on complex and often obscure federal and state statutes. Notable Achievements: Served as Ethics Officer and trained federal employees and contractors in federal ethics rules; Developed federal employment law curriculum and trained top level management on concepts; Serve in supervisory role of agency’s team to transition over 2000 disaster housing recipients to permanent housing solutions; Represent agency in unemployment compensation hearings; Drafted and reviewed press and congressional inquiries addressing controversial funding and service decisions; Reorganized legal office that accommodated 8-10 attorneys to a staff that operated effectively with 2-3 attorneys LAW OFFICE OF DENNIS STEVERSON, Law Firm Owner & Associate, Tuscaloosa, AL POLK COUNTY SHERIFF’S OFFICE, Corrections Officer, Bartow, FL 1999 – 2005 1995 - 1996

DEENA V. TYLER-SATTERFIELD
Phone: (863) 326-3084

E DUCATION & SPECIALIZED T RAINING
JURIS DOCTOR, LAW, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW, TUSCALOOSA, AL BACHELOR OF ARTS, ENGLISH, ALABAMA STATE UNIVERSITY, MONTGOMERY, AL, CUM LAUDE DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY CERTIFIED ACQUISITIONS SPECIALIST (COTR) (40 HOURS): REGULATORY FRAMEWORK FOR GOVERNMENT PROCUREMENT; ACQUISITION PLANNING, FUNDING, AND FAIR COMPETITION; APPROVED SOCIOECONOMIC PROGRAMS; MARKET RESEARCH, COMPLETING PURCHASE REQUESTS, AND SURVEILLANCE PLANS; PERFORMING INDEPENDENT GOVERNMENT COST ESTIMATES; OFFER SOLICITATION FORMATS FOR NONCOMMERCIAL AND COMMERCIAL ACQUISITIONS; STRATEGIES FOR SOURCE SELECTION AND CONDUCTING NEGOTIATIONS; RECOGNIZE FRAUD, PROTECTING AGAINST IMPROPER DISCLOSURE; PREPARING FOR PROTESTS, DISPUTES AND APPEALS DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY GRANTS MANAGEMENT TRAINING (40 HOURS): OVERVIEW OF STATUTES, REGULATIONS, U.S. OFFICE OF MANAGEMENT AND BUDGET CIRCULARS, AND OTHER MANAGEMENT GUIDANCE; FEDERAL COST PRINCIPLES; THRESHOLD REQUIREMENTS FOR RECIPIENTS OF FEDERAL GRANTS; CASH MANAGEMENT REQUIREMENTS; MONITORING, AUDITS, AND REGULATION ENFORCEMENT

AWARDS
PRESIDENTIAL SCHOLAR, ALABAMA STATE UNIVERSITY (1990 – 1994) FULL SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENT, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW (1996 – 1998) BEST ORAL ADVOCATE, UNIVERSITY OF ALABAMA SCHOOL OF LAW (1996 – 1997)