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Eleni Begetis 1505 W. Tharpe St. Apt 331, Tallahassee, FL 32303 (T) (203)253-0312 (E) eb15fc4d2@westpost.

net *Relocating to Tampa, FL in July of 2011 Summary Commitment and belief in the field of dietetics and in the concept of health promotion. 6 years experience working in health centers, clinics, and recreational centers; creating and presenting nutrition education lectures at Florida State University along with supervised teaching an undergraduate Wellness class have been most gratifying and cementing of my desire to be active in the field. My love for public speaking combined with my personal drive make me confident in my ability to help advance a business in the corporate world, the most ideal environment for my strengths and personality. Education 2011 Florida State University, Tallahassee, FL M.S. (in process) Nutrition Education/Health Promotion + Clinical Nutrition 2009 The University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT B.S. Nutritional Sciences; Didactic Program Employment History 2005 - 2011 Stamford Athletic Club; Agefit Health Club, Stamford, CT Sales Aided in gaining memberships via information and promotion Assisted current members 2009 - 2010 FSU- Leach Center, Wellness Center, Tallahassee, FL Nutrition Educator/ Fitness Consultant Created lectures on various topics in nutrition and health for both faculty and staff Performed full-body fitness assessments, including HR, BP, VO2 max, strength Performed body composition assessments Worked health promotion fairs 2001 - 2009 Athens Pizza and Restaurant, Stamford , CT Assistant Manager Family restaurant of 32 years- first managerial experience Managed the floor, tended to customers, managed finances 2007 - 2007 Massage Envy, Fairfield, CT Sales

Top Sales associate- first two months employed Responsible for creating relationships and selling membership contracts Tended to needs of current members

2005 - 2007

UConn Intramurals, Storrs, CT Referee, scorekeeper

Accomplishments 2007: Elected Vice-President of the UConn Hellenic Student Association 2008: Elected Vice-President of External Affairs of the National Hellenic Student Association

Community Involvement (2009) Volunteer Church of the Archangels Volleyball Coach (2006-2009) Assisted in building the University of Connecticut's open-air amphitheatre (2008) Paideia- Hellenic Reforestation Project fundraiserStorrs, CT 06268 (2006) Volunteer gift wrapping for homeless childrenStamford; CT 06902 (2005-2007) Big Sister to young, terminally ill girl from Greece- Ronald McDonald House, NY, NY 10021 (2004-2005) Volunteer Sunday School teacher- Church of the Archangels, Stamford, CT 06902 Distinctions (2010-2011) Seminole Sports Dietetics- Florida State University (2010) CPR/First Aid Certified (2008- today) Student member of the American Dietetic Association (2010) Member of Public Health/Community Nutrition Practice Group (2009-2010) Florida State University- Club Beach Volleyball (2008) Passed the Food Safety/Sanitation Exam (2008-2009) National Hellenic Student Association: Elected Vice-President of External Affairs (2005-2009) University of Connecticut Hellenic Student Association (2005-2009): Elected Vice-President ('08-'09) University of Connecticut Club Volleyball (2005-2006) (1997-2007) Church of the Archangels Volleyball: Captain('04-'07) Won MVP and All-Star five times; won championship final two years (2001) Aced the New York Regents Exam in Greek Fluent in speaking, reading, and writing Greek Moderate in Spanish language and currently teaching self

Proficient at Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint Excellent typist- 90 words/min