|Volunteerism and Community Involvement|
|•||SNAP Program||Spenard Farmers Market
Co-staff working for the market's Food Assistance Program with the main duty to facilitate the use of Quest cards (also known as SNAP or a food stamp debit cards) at the market.
|May - Oct. 2011|
|•||On-call Relief Staff / Volunteer||
Women's Aid in Crisis (AWAIC)
3/21/09 - 4/2011 (Staff)
|•||24/7 Crisis Line and Shelter duties|
|•||Set-up, coordinate and transport weekly clothing donation from The Clothesline Consignment to AWAIC.|
|•||Events volunteer 1-3 events/year.|
Brothers Big Sisters of Anchorage
"Big" to "little" at the McLaughlin Youth Center
|2005 - 2006|
L. Schultz Jewish Community Center, Palo Alto, CA
Taught co-ed 4-6th graders camp course on orienteering and backpacking in the Santa Cruz mountains and vicinity.
Alto Neighborhood Disaster Activity (PANDA)
Palo, Alto, CA
Trained to assist Palo ALto fire department in the event of a natural disaster.
Youth Shelter, Seattle, WA
Staffed the Sunday evening (overnight) shift at one of the locations of the shelter system
Care, Seattle, WA
Interviewed street youth for Project P.I.E. (Prevention, Information and Education)
of Glass, Seattle, WA
Support group for youth with household members facing fatal illnesses.
Family Self-Help Center, Inc., Cambridge, MA
Play-space volunteer for the children of participants attending community programs, services and classes
TeenAIDS, Washington D.C.
Youth conference Presenter: Biology of HIV and AIDS
Action Committee, Boston, MA
Conducted 45 minute to 1 hour long presentations on AIDS and HIV prevention and education to a wide variety of audiences throughout Massachusetts. Specialized in youth (incarcerated youth, alternative school students, magnet and private school audiences).
|•||Volunteer||New England Aquarium, Boston, MA (NEAq)||1992-1995|
|•||Dive Team - Prepared food for and fed penguins and Giant Ocean Tank animals|
|•||Edgerton Reserach Lab - Measured hyperostosis (deposits) on the creavalle jack, tattooed experiment fish, participated in bycatch study of Hyannis, MA, cleaned lab aquatic tanks|
|•||Aquarium Guide - Gave tours, talks and presentations throughout the NEAq|
West Woods Stoughton, MA
Adventure Bound female program lead
|•||Alaska Dog Mushing Association||2002-2005|
|•||American Sign Language I, II and III (Seattle Central Community College)||1999 - 2000|