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University Academy Of Central Louisiana - Director Of Academic Affairs Resume Example

Ryan Nelson
Professional Summary

Accomplished and energetic academic administrator with a solid history of achievement in the field of education. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills and the ability to create a marketing plan that continuously promotes the brand of our institution. 

  • Communications and Media- I have many ties to the community both in radio and television. I enjoy reaching out to the community and sharing what our area has to offer.
  • Accomplished grant writer-I have written four successful grants for education.
  • Multi-tasker- Although the days may seem hectic with many deadlines I manage my time wisely and finish the tasks at hand.
  • Public speaker- I enjoy speaking at luncheons or in-services on leadership and educational opportunities.
  • Skills in problem solving-I pride myself in working through tough situations.
Director of Academic Affairs Apr 2014 - Present
University Academy of Central Louisiana Alexandria , LA
  • Establish and implement departmental policies, goals, objectives, and procedures, conferring with board members, organization officials, and staff members as necessary.
  • Determine staffing requirements, and interview, hire and train new employees, or oversee those personnel processes.
  • Develop or implement product-marketing strategies, including advertising campaigns or sales promotions.
  • Direct non-merchandising departments of businesses, such as advertising or purchasing.
  • Respond to requests for information from the media or designate an appropriate spokesperson or information source.
  • Study the objectives, promotional policies, or needs of organizations to develop public relations strategies that will influence public opinion or promote ideas, products, or services.
  • Draft SACS accreditation reports and submit synopsis of weekly updates to the board.
  • Establish or maintain cooperative relationships with representatives of community, consumer, employee, or public interest groups.
Assistant Librarian and Interlibrary Loan Specialist Aug 2011 - Jun 2014
Louisiana College Pineville, LA
  • Plan store layouts or design displays.
  • Determine staffing requirements, and interview, hire and train new employees, or oversee those personnel processes.
  • Manage staff, preparing work schedules and assigning specific duties.
  • Review financial statements, sales and activity reports, and other performance data to measure productivity and goal achievement and to determine areas needing cost reduction and program improvement.
  • Oversee activities directly related to making products or providing services.
  • Hired, trained and supervised twenty student employees each semester. Monitored the lending of reserved course materials. Compiled all circulation statistics and drafted overdue reports each semester. 
  • Troubleshooted technical problems with library computers and other technology. 
  • Secured books, articles and journals through inter-library agreements with other higher education institutions for students and professors.
Educator Aug 1991 - May 2011
Rapides Parish School Board Alexandria, LA
  • Used a variety of teaching methods such as lectures, discussions and demonstrations. Met with parents and guardians to discuss students' progress at least once per semester. Presented all class material and policies accurately and clearly for 7 classes each semester. Established positive relations with students, parents, colleagues and administrators, wrote and presented documents for Individualized Education Plan conferences. Supervised and trained over thirty teaching assistants.
  • Design and administer training programs for new employees and continuing education for existing employees.
Master of Arts: Education May 2011 Louisiana College Pineville, LA
Bachelor of Arts: Education May 1991 Louisiana College Pineville, LA
High School Diploma: May 1988 Buckeye High School Deville, LA
Currently enrolled in the doctoral program: Higher Ed. Administration (currently enrolled) University of Louisiana at Lafayette Lafayette, LA
Member Rotary Club  of Alexandria District 6190
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Previous Companies:

  • University Academy of Central Louisiana
  • Louisiana College
  • Rapides Parish School Board

Previous Job Positions:

  • Director of Academic Affairs
  • Assistant Librarian and Interlibrary Loan Specialist
  • Educator


  • Louisiana College
  • Buckeye High School
  • University of Louisiana at Lafayette

Level of Education:

  • Master of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • High School Diploma
  • Currently enrolled in the doctoral program

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