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Shirah Eden Foy

shiraheden@gmail.com mobile 541.621.8933

EDUCATION

OBJECTIVE

BBA in International Entrepreneurship Honors Thesis: Social Capital and Personal Financial Capital as Linked Factors in the Formation of Entrepreneurial Intent in Russia

Actively seeking to work with entrepreneurs in micro, small and medium-sized enterprises, focusing on improving efficiency and results-based management.

Belmont University Nashville, TN

EXPERIENCE

Resident Assistant

2009-2010

3.87 GPA Projected Graduation: May 2012

AWARDS & HONORS

Bruin Award for Leadership, Belmont University Alpha Chi National Collegiate Honor Society Dean’s List, Belmont University Honor Roll, Rogue Comm. College

Belmont University – Nashville, TN Mediated roommate conflict; planned and executed social programming events; attended to the housing needs of 48 freshmen in a women’s dorm. Worked closely with a staff of ten individuals to accomplish department goal of building positive community environment.

Legislative Assistant

2008

SKILLS

State of Oregon, Office of Representative Dennis Richardson Studied proposed legislation for summary briefing; managed the Representative’s schedule; created and maintained digital filing system; communicated with constituents; met with lobbyists on behalf of the Representative.

Basic Accounting Market Research Process Efficiency Evaluation Fluent in English; French Microsoft Suite

Personal Assistant/Marketing Consultant

2008

Excellent verbal & written communication skills Attention to detail, Organization Self-motivated and Proactive Technology proficient

Vuja Dé Clubhouse Restaurant – Adelaide, South Australia Opened and closed restaurant; served patrons; assisted in food preparation; created flyers and other promotional materials; worked special formal events.

Field Representative

2007

Professional public speaking and presentation experience

REFERENCES

The Leadership Institute – Arlington, VA Co-managed statewide campus leadership program in Tennessee; organized student groups on college/university campuses.

Dr. Mark T. Schenkel

Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship at Belmont University

Intern

2006

United States Congress, District Office of Representative Greg Walden

615.450.5474

Assisted with office work; answered telephones.

mark.schenkel@belmont.edu

Dennis Richardson, J.D.

Oregon State Representative

Intern

2004-2005

KOBI News Channel 5 – Medford, OR Adjusted lights for shoots; edited and spliced news tape; cued tapes for news production; operated camera; scheduled events over telephone.

541.474.5677

dennisrichardson@gmail.com

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