Teacher at English Aloud since Oct. 2010

Living in Illinois, The USA




Bachelor of Science in Biology - Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, Illinois

• Commencement: December 2007 - High Honors

• Warner Scholarship for Excellence in Environmental Biology


Associate of Arts - Lewis and Clark Community College, Godfrey, Illinois

• Commencement: May 2005 - Dean's List


Overseas Biological Studies - James Cook University, Queensland, Australia

• July-December 2006, Study Abroad


Savannah College of Art & Design

- Savannah, Georgia • Scholarship of Artistic Excellence




ESL Instructor, E-Kids Language Institute 2009-2010, Gimhae City, (김해 이키즈 영어학원), South Korea

• Provided exciting and practical lessons

• Creatively designed and articulated lesson plans

• Prepared and hosted annual E-kids English presentation for parents


Apprentice Farmer, Community Supported Garden at La Vista 2008, Godfrey, Illinois

• Produced organic and sustainable crops

• Managed share room and member fields

• Participated in sustainable agriculture classes and field trips


 Laboratory and Custodial Assistant, Eastern Illinois University 2005-2007, Charleston, Illinois

• Maintained greenhouse and prepared laboratory media

• Assisted graduate students with research projects

• Prepared classrooms daily


Science Instructor, Seacamp Inc. 2007, Big Pine Key, Florida

• Lead camp activities including swimming, snorkeling, and boating trips

• Prepared and instructed Shark Biology and Ecology classes

• American Red Cross First Aid, CPR, and AED certified


Library Assistant, Lewis and Clark Community College 2003- 2005, Godfrey, Illinois

• Assisted student research needs

• Circulation, telephone and computer management, bookkeeping


Additional Experience & Honors


• Fundraiser Coordinator for Bear Necessity Korea and Korean Sexual Violence Relief Center: 2009

• English Translator Volunteer for Beomeosa Temple, South Korea: 2009

• Committee Chairwoman, EIU Development & Recycling: 2005-2006

• EIU Student Action Team: 2005-2007 • EIU Student Senator: 2005-2007