About Me

My name is Kasey Mayer. I am a student at the University of Mary Washington. I am a History major in the Five-Year Secondary Education Program. I am currently involved in several clubs and work part time on campus. After graduation I will be certified to teach grade 6-12.

 

Education

University of Mary Washington, Fredericksburg, VA
August 2014-Present
GPA: B.A. 3.34

Bachelor of Arts in History: May 2018, Cum Laude

Master of Education in Secondary Education: Expected May 2019

 

Extracurriculars

Relay for Life: Sponsorship Chair
August 2015-April 2018
• Contact local businesses to assess interest in donating to or sponsoring the events
• Coordinate restaurant nights for fundraising
• Head up Sponsorship Blitz in which the businesses are divided between groups for other committee members to contact for main event

Campus Programming Board Reel Deals: Gift Office
January 2016-May 2018
• Show movies on weekend
• Track prize budget and complete spending forms
• Assist in entertainment events held by other CPB branches

Relay for Life: Team Retainment Chair
August 2014-May 2016
• Lead bi-weekly meeting to discuss team progress
• Track team progress leading up to main events
• Taught team captains good leadership skills
• Recruit people to make and join teams

Historic Preservation Club: Ghostwalk
OCTOBER 2014- OCTOBER 2017
• Acted as Follower to manage groups as they followed the tour

 

Work Experience

University of Mary Washington Office of Financial Aid: Student Aide
September 2014-Present
• Communicate via phone, email, and in-person with students and parents
• Manage department Facebook page
• Return customer phone calls providing sufficient answers to questions
• Perform clerical work such as typing documents, printing, copying, faxing
• Assist with office email and phone, answering questions and directing emails to appropriate persons
• Complete projects for the assistant directors within the office
• Assist with Financial Aid sessions for newly admitted students

 

Skills and Abilities

Microsoft Office, WordPress, Banner, MyUMW, Facebook, customer service, strong work ethic, ability to work under pressure, communication, leadership, conflict resolution, teamwork