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  • Amanda Meder

    Community Support and Outreach Specialist

    Amanda Meder
    5117 Brighton Ave.
    San Diego, CA 92107

    Job Objective
    Administrative Assistant where more than 3 years of successful community outreach and project management will add value.

    Personal Summary
    Creative, energetic and compassionate advocate of fair treatment for all living beings
    dedicated to developing and maintaining successful outreach and life enrichment campaigns.

    Special Skills
    Working in a dynamic local government office dedicated to improving environmental education
    and financial support has honed these skills:

    - Administrative Multitasking: supervise and train new interns, coordinate meetings and
    schedules, develop technical reports, contracts, presentations, and budgets
    - Project Management: Supervised the development of grant projects and the installation
    of over 130 green infrastructure projects
    - Grant Writing: Raised $245,000 by developing unique proposals
    - Outreach and Marketing: Created 4 award-winning public outreach programs
    - Customer Service: create and maintain positive relationships with coworkers, local
    citizens, volunteers, and grantees

    Bachelor of Science: Environmental Studies, University of Nebraska, 2003-2008
    Professional training in customer service, Microsoft computer programs, grant writing, interpretive education, and volunteer management.

    Employment History
    Grant Writer: Nutured by Nature, Valley Center, CA (2010)
    Interpretive Guide: San Diego Zoological Association, Escondido, CA (2010)
    Environmental Health Educator: City of Lincoln, NE Watershed Management Div. (2008-2010)
    Water Quality Intern: City of Lincoln, NE Watershed Management Div. (2007-2008)
    Office Assistant: University of Nebraska, Biological Sciences Dept,, Lincoln, NE (2004-2007)

    Lincoln/Lancaster County Environmental Leadership Award, 2009
    Waterfest Achievement Award, 2008

    Technical Certifications
    Wilderness First Responder, SOLO Institute, 2009
    CPR, American Heart Association, 2009

    Meder, Amanda L., and Edwin Kouma. Low Impact Development for the Empowered Homeowner: Incentive Programs for Single Family Residences. Proc. of 2010 ASCE
    Low Impact Development Conference, San Francisco, CA. City of Lincoln, Nebraska, 2010. Print.

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