Matthew Wenz

0S725 Grant Street Winfield, Illinois 60190 (630) 888-4837 mpwenz@gmail.com

Education
8/08 – Present, West Chicago Community High School, West Chicago, Illinois  Anticipated Graduation: June 9, 2013

Employment History Lifeguard, Admissions, Swim Instructor
5/12-8/12, West Chicago Park District, West Chicago, Illinois  Safety and Rule Enforcement  Customer Service  Handling Money and Answering Phones  Promoted to Admissions Manager and MIT (Manager in Training) for Summer of 2013

Extra Curricular Activities
FBLA  President for 2012 – 2013 school year  National Competition (Accounting I) – San Antonio, Texas 2012 Varsity Sports  Golf – Captain – 2012  Baseball – Captain – 2013 Service Work  Uganda Mission Trip – 2011  Summer Sport Camp Student Leader Boy Scouts of America  Eagle Scout – 2012  Ranger Leader – 11/10 – Present  High Adventure Trip Leader 2012 LifeSmarts  Captain  Illinois State Champion – 2012 and 2013

Honors and Awards
National Honor Society – 2011 – Present Illinois State Scholar – 2012 - 2013 Foreign Language National Honor Society – 2010 – Present Student of the Month – November 2012

References
Available on request.

Matthew Wenz Activities Resume Community High School District 94 DOB 5/20/1995 National Honor Society (11, 12)  Recognizes students who have demonstrated excellence in the areas of scholarship, leadership, service and character  Admission is dependent on GPA, teacher recommendations, and extracurricular involvement  Inducted my Junior year and continue to be involved my senior year Boy Scouts of America (9, 10, 11, 12)  Eagle Scout  Ranger Crew leader  Planed and led a 4- day High Adventure backpacking trip in the Smoky Mountains  Order of the Arrow Member Varsity Baseball (11, 12)  Selected as Captain my Senior Year  Starting outfielder Practice  1.5 hours twice a week starting the end of January up until the season Varsity Golf (11, 12)  Selected as Captain my Senior year  Practice an average of 15 hours a week from the end of the summer baseball season throughout the golf season Future Business Leaders of America (11,12)  Competed in Accounting I at the 2012 National Leadership Conference  Elected President my senior year  Started the year with 25 returning members and now have 75 total members LifeSmarts (11,12)  Lifesmarts is the scholastic bowl of business, testing consumer and marketplace knowledge  Selected as team captain my junior year  Illinois State Champions 2012 and 2013  Competed in LifeSmarts National Championship 2012  Will compete in LifeSmarts National Championship 2013 April 20 - 23 Lifeguard (12)  My primary duties are the safety of the patrons and to enforce rules  Secondary duties include keeping the pool and locker rooms clean as well as customer service  StarGuard certified in lifeguard rescue skills, CPR and first aid  Promoted to Admissions Manager and MIT (Manager in Training) for Summer of 2013  During the summer I typically work as a lifeguard 15 hours a week Pool Admissions Office Worker (12)  My primary duties include customer service, handling money and checking season passes  Secondary duties include hosting birthday parties, cleaning and answering phone calls  During the summer I typically work in the admissions office 15 hours a week Swim Instructor (12)  Teach Level 1 and 2 of the American Red Cross Swimming and Water Safety program  Work with kids of ages 4-10  Typically 4-6 kids per class  During the summer I typically work as a swim instructor 2 hours a week

Summer Sports Camp Student Leader (10, 11, 12)  Help run and teach the youth baseball and golf camps  Teach kids basics of golf etiquette and rules  25 hours of volunteering Mission Trip to Uganda (11)  Summer break between sophomore and junior year, I traveled with members of a church group to Jinja, Uganda to work with a ministry, FDLM, that provides a family atmosphere for orphaned children due to AIDS  Helped build a home for a foster family  I enjoyed interacting and speaking with all of the children