United States Peace Corps Togo - Environmental Action and Food Securities Extension Agent Resume Example

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Camila Foster
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Professional Summary:

Two years of project management and international development experience. Expertise in establishing national strategic and operating plans, curriculum development, data analysis tool design, and agricultural extension. Two semesters of political outreach internships. Excellent communication, representation, research, and presentation skills. 

Skills:
  • Project Management 
  • Capacity Building
  • Research
  • Fund-raising
  • Environmental Education
  • Public Speaking
Experience:
Environmental Action and Food Securities Extension Agent Jun 2013Jul 2015 United States Peace Corps-Togo Haloukpaboundou
  • Educated farmers about environmental degradation and food insecurity caused by inefficient farming practices.
  • Formed a village cooperative that taught 14 families, of over 150 people, how to raise cows, chickens and rabbits to diversify their farm stock and create savings. 
  • Worked in a team of eight to implement national Food Security conferences, developed village-level Food Security focused projects, and assisted with the facilitation of Peace Corps Togo's national seed bank. 
  • Fund raised for and managed the construction of an Elementary School construction project which provided new classroom facilities for 186 school children.
  • Implemented a campaign-style lecture series which facilitated learning and new agricultural practice adaptation, for over 250 participants, about yam head multiplication, sac garden manufacturing, tree nursery construction, natural insecticides, composting, and malaria prevention.
Purchasing Agent/Field Laborer Jun 2006Jun 2013 Freed's Produce Harleysville, PA
  • Purchased bulk commodities at auctions. 
  • Installed and repaired agricultural irrigation, plumbing, and sprinkler systems.
  • Planted seeds, and transplanted seedlings by hand.
  • Harvested fruits and vegetables by hand.
Small Business Adviser Intern Jan 2013Mar 2013 SCORE, Councilors for America's Small Business Collegeville, PA
  • Worked with an investing group to write a business plan for a $2.8 million Aquaponics company. 
Summer Fellow May 2012Nov 2012 Organizing For America Collegeville, PA
  • Planned and supervised outreach activates for 25 volunteers. 
  • Recruited and trained new volunteers.
  • Researched and presented findings on Pennsylvania's new voter ID law.
Volunteer Jun 2010Nov 2012 Manna On Main Street Lansdale, PA
  • Co-founded a service initiative called The Road to Eliminate Hunger which provided transport services for surplus perishable produce from farms to food pantries resulting in the collection and donation of 20 tons of perishable food items.
Intern Aug 2011Dec 2011 Pennsylvania State Senate Pennsburg, PA
  • Researched and presented findings on Pennsylvania's Fracking policies.
  • Created, maintained, and entered constituent information into Senate Information Bank.
  • .Answered phones, made copies, and organized folders for meetings.
Education:
Bachelor of Arts : Political Science, International Relations May 2013 Ursinus College Ursinus College Bachelor of Arts, Political Science Minor: International Relations Graduation Date: May 10th 2013 Relevant Coursework: Macroeconomics, Microeconomics, Political Theory, Intro to American Government, Constitution Interpretation II, Political Development, Theories of International Relations
Certifications:
Health and Entrepreneurship in Emerging Economies Harvard University 
Evaluating Social Programs Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Language:
English,French,Kabiye

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