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MR JAMES C GALLOPS III 810 Barksdale St, Pensacola, Florida 32514 ~ (850) 293-8237 ~ jg15f3e54@westpost .

net ________________________________________ SUMMARY STATEMENT Seeking a Public Relations position capitalizing on my administrative, literary, organizational, and public relations passions and expertise. EMPLOYMENT HISTORY USS Continuum, Pensacola, FL. Local chapter of STARFLEET, the International Sta r Trek Fan Association. Commanding Officer (Jan 10 present) President. Responsible for establishing the chapters direction, chairing meeting s, generally overseeing all activities and finances, organizing events, granting awards and citations of merit, helping to resolve any conflicts within the memb ership, and reporting to the parent organization on a monthly basis. Leadership: Awarded "Commanding Officer of the Year" and led the "Chapter of the Year" for STARFLEET Region 2 in 2011 for outstanding service and direction in t he previous year. Public Relations: Helped organize and promote "Yuris Night Pensacola," an event celebrating human space exploration, with the Escambia Amateur Astronomers Asso ciation for both 2010 and 2011. Duties included helping to establish the organiz ers objectives, securing the location and programming, and designing and distrib uting public announcements. Communications: Frequently communicate with members regarding the chapters statu s through meetings, phone calls, and through the web. Responsible for writing an d distributing press releases for chapter meetings and special events. Executive Officer (Jan 06 - Dec 09) Vice President. Assisted the Commanding Officer and served in his place when he was absent. Communications: Served on the committee to revise the chapters governing documen ts. Edited the chapters newsletter. Created and maintained its website. Target Stores, Inc., Pensacola, FL Cashier/Cart Attendant/Guest Services Team Member (Nov 94 present) Customer Service: Quickly and effectively serve all guests with a friendly and p ositive attitude, communicating store products, policies and procedures. Training: Effectively communicate all duties of the job with new members, offeri ng personal insights, and answering any questions they may have. Pensacola Junior College, Pensacola, FL Student Editor to "Half Tones to Jubilee" literary magazine (Aug 97 - Jun 00) Clerical: Responsible for handling correspondence, evaluating entries, inputting selections into the magazine format, and proofreading. Outstanding Service: Received Service Award for faithfully continuing to work on the magazine after the faculty advisor was on hospital leave. EDUCATION AND TRAINING University of West Florida, Pensacola, FL (Jan 97 - Dec 04) Bachelors Degree in English; Creative Writing specialty GPA: 3.3 Pensacola Junior College, Pensacola, FL(Aug 92 - Apr 96) General Associate of the Arts Degree

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