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I have diversified skills, experience and knowledge because I have worked in different areas of business. My goal is to learn as much as I can to be a valuable employee as well as a business owner.

My work and personality attributes are: a hard worker, team-worker, leader, great initiative and drive to succeed, motivated, outgoing, dependable as far as getting the job done and attendance. I strive to do everything possible to do the best job for my clients, make photographs as perfect as possible, and help my clients with planning, organizing, advice and providing the best skills possible for their job.

Profile Summary:
Photographer Roanoke, VA
Word Processor, Graphics Artist, Transcriptionist Roanoke, VA
Special Event Coordinator/Security Roanoke, VA
More About Me
Photography, computer research, antique cars, travel, a variety of sports, and graphic software.
Work Experience:
Garda Securities; Roanoke, VA 03/08 - present
Security Guard

Kathy’s Business Services; Roanoke, VA 09/89 - present
Self-Employed Word Processor/Desktop Publisher/Resume Writer /Photographer - as need basis

Marketstar; Ogden, Utah 01/07 - present
Demonstrator/Product Representative for Kodak, LG TVs, and Polaroid products.

Manpower Temporary Services; Salem, VA05/05 – 03/08
Administrative Assistant/Data Entry positions at National College (as need basis)

Securitas Security Services; Roanoke, VA01/07 – 03/08
Security Guard – (part-time on weekends)

NCIM; Charlotte, NC 04/02 – 02/06
Product Demonstrator
Virginia Western Community College Courses 2003-2004

Salem Health & Rehab; Salem, VA 02/02 - 02/03
Unit Secretary/Medical Records Assistant

Medquist, Roanoke, VA 06/99 - 10/01
Medical Transcriptionist - Assigned at home
Transcription Experience/Administrative Secretary (Full-time) 1978 - 1999
Consultants in Cardiology; Roanoke, VA - Specialty -Cardiology - 01/95 - 05/99
Roanoke Valley Medical Clinic; Roanoke, VA - Specialty -Internal Medicine - 08/92 - 11/95

Bassett Furniture Industries; Bassett, VA - Administrative Secretarial Pool - 05/78 - 09/85

All Other Clerical, Part-Time, Temporary and Self-Employed Positions
Sales Associate – Fine Jewelry
Business Development Center Representative (Call Center)
Medical Transcriptionist - home-based, (Specialty -General Surgery)
Administrative Assistant - Construction
Executive Secretary - Financial Services
Education:
National Business College; Salem, VA –
AAS Degree - Tourism/Hospitality Curriculum – Academic Excellence – Perfect Attendance - Subjects: Marketing, Sales/Customer Service, Human Relations, Microsoft Office and Front Office Management.
Certification: Front Office Management, Human Resources

Roanoke County Schools; Salem, VA
Adult Education Certificates: Microsoft Access and FrontPage - 2003; Advanced Excel - 2005

Virginia Western Community College; Roanoke, VA
Continuing Education Certificates: Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Adobe Photoshop-Photo Editing - 2003
Medical Secretary/Transcriptionist Curriculum, Sept. 1990 - August 1993
Certificates: Word Processing - June 1993
Medical Transcription - August 1992

Patrick Henry Community College; Martinsville, VA
Secretarial Science
Certificates: Office Clerk and Data Entry, 1983 - 1984
Clerical Studies, 1974 – 1977
Organizations / Affilations:
Roanoke Valley Fiddle & Banjo Club
Bent Mountain Woman's Club
Kathy Thompson is located in Roanoke, VA and has the following skills: Photographer, Word Processor, Graphics Artist, Transcriptionist, Special Event Coordinator/Security
Computers / IT, Event / Party Planning, Skilled Trade / Crafts
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My Skills

Photographer

Category: Skilled Trade / Crafts
Description
I perform weddings and pre-wedding formals, providing great quality for a very reasonable cost. Photography is done on-site. Photograph enhancement with Photoshop.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Natural talent
Years Experience: 20

Word Processor, Graphics Artist, Transcriptionist

Category: Computers / IT
Description
I have been a typist, transcriptionist and secretary in the medical and general office area.
Relevant Education / Credentials
Medical Secretary/Transcriptionist Curriculum, Sept. 1990 - August 1993 Certificates: Word Processing - June 1993 Medical Transcription - August 1992 Patrick Henry Community College; Martinsville, VA Secretarial Science Certificates: Office Clerk and Data Entry, 1983 - 1984 Clerical Studies, 1974 – 1977
Years Experience: 1

Special Event Coordinator/Security

Category: Event / Party Planning
Description
Assisted in planning, organizing, supervising events as well as recruiting entertainment or speakers. I planned my high school class reunion two times, which involved many hours of research, writing and calling people. Also, I have worked with Event Staffing companies, which involved security
Relevant Education / Credentials
Event Planning at National College
Years Experience: 10