______________________________________________________________________________ firstname.lastname@example.org Scott Hicks 184 13th St.#103 (510)835-8048 Oakland, CA 94612 Skills: Language * Proficient in college-level writing of essays, research papers, fiction, poetry, and opinion pieces. * Editor of Living Out Loud creative writing journal, 1997. * Concept, design, selection, and production for hand-made zine. * College-Level peer editing experience, with attention to conceptual organization, language use and mechanical errors. Research * Accomplished library-based and www research abilities. Computer Operating Systems * PC based: Windows 3.1 through 98, Windows NT * Macintosh: System 7 & System 8(and prior) * Unix: familiarity with IRIX (SGI) Computer Languages * Basic HTML * Rudimentary Java (1.2) Computer Programs * Web Browsers: Netscape, Microsoft Internet Explorer, Lynx * Other Internet Tools: Fetch, HyperTerminal, NCSA Telnet, Zterm * Database Tools: some FileMaker Pro * Word Processing: Microsoft Word, Word Perfect * Graphics: PhotoShop, Painter, Dabbler, OneScanner, Ofoto (scanner) Employment History: Volunteer November 7-14 1999 Creating Change National Conference Oakland, CA * Used FileMaker PRO to register conference attendants * Updated membership records in national database * Greeted and welcomed conference participants Head Pool Attendant June - August 1999 Trefethen Aquatic Center Oakland, CA * Training and supervision of Aquatic Center office employees * Responsible for office accounting and monthly finance reports * Kept daily and monthly pool attendance records * General office management: Scheduling, office supplies & upkeep Pool Attendant June - October 1998 Trefethen Aquatic Center Oakland, CA * Served as the Aquatic Center Cashier * Provided customer service as a receptionist and office attendant. Volunteer Teacher's Assistant 1996 - 1997 Academic Year Como Elementary School Saint Paul, MN * Assisted teacher with class preparation. * Tutored individual students. Youth Group Chairperson 1993 - 1994 Austin Friends Meeting Austin, TX * Facilitated youth-group business meetings. * Co-coordinated programming and budget decision-making. Volunteer 1993 -1994 AIDS Services of Austin Austin, TX * Assisted in sorting food for food bank * Assisted in putting together newsletter Education: Mills College, 1997-1998 University of Minnesota, 1996-1997 References available upon request.