Private tutor in Toronto, Canada
Bachelor of Arts, McGill University; double major, History & Political Science (2006). Web design certificate. Learned HTML and graphic design, particularly Adobe Photoshop (1999).
Tutoring Experience: • ESL tutoring (2005-2014) • French-language tutoring (2014-present) • I am passionate about helping people, both young and old, develop new skills and master new subjects Education: • My Academic program included Canadian Politics and History, Economy, Political Theory, Philosophy, and Environmental Policy. • Web design certificate. Learned HTML and graphic design, particularly Adobe Photoshop. Work Experience: Bilingual Project Management, Toronto/Montreal (2008-present) • Conducted research and created reports for a world leader in background screening. • Canadianized the famous PowerPoint presentation featured in an “Inconvenient Truth" that former U.S. Vice-President Al Gore delivered to a 3,000 who's who audience in Montreal. • Oversaw the application process for Vice-President Gore’s climate change advocacy training program, The Climate Project-Canada, reviewing more than 400 applications and coordinating the participation of almost 300 trainees. Various Public Service Roles, Ottawa/Dalhousie, NB (2000-2007) • Directed bilingual communications for a victorious provincial Liberal campaign in New Brunswick. • Served as a Health Canada Official Languages Training Clerk, developing curriculum for bilingual testing and training sessions. • As an analyst at the Canadian Firearms Centre, provided advice to senior management on firearms regulation and licensing. • Implemented policy and planning initiatives at the House of Commons and Infrastructure Canada. • Processed secret, high-level dockets for the Natural Resources Minister’s correspondence unit. • Wrote bilingual correspondence to a Member of Parliament’s constituents.
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Volunteer Work: • Creator and Curator/Webmaster of The Canadian Media Review from July 2015 to Present. • Canadian Youth Delegate to the 13th Conference of the Parties (COP13) to the December 2007 United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) in Bali, Indonesia o Appeared before the House of Commons Standing Committee on Sustainable Development on January 28, 2008 (in Ottawa) to report on the Bali Conference and its implications for Canada (Transcript) • President of the Young Liberals of Canada at McGill University for the 2005/06 academic year. Additional Interests: • Environmentalism • Public Affairs and Civic Engagement • Teaching, Education and Leadership
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