3718 Waville Rd. NE
Bemidji, MN 56601
OBJECTIVE: To obtain a Nursing position in a clinical setting
May 2006 – December 2007 Practical Nursing, Diploma, Northwest Technical College,
2004 Certified Nutrition and Wellness Consultant, American Fitness Professionals &
1995-2000 Nutrition and Dietetics, Bachelor of Science, University of Minnesota,
Minneapolis/St. Paul MN
1991-1995 High School Diploma, Bemidji High School, Bemidji, MN
March 2008-present- Licensed Practical Nurse, Havenwood Care Center
My duties as an LPN include administrating medication and providing treatments
to the residents of the facility. My job duties also include providing accurate
documentation and maintaining resident safety through quality care.
September 2006- Certified Nurse’s Aide, Havenwood Care Center
Provide quality care to residents of the facility. This includes, but is not limited
to; assisting with patient hygiene, mobility, comfort, eating, performing and
reporting clinical observations, and promoting equality and dignity at all times.
October 2005- September 2006 Shift Leader, Dunn Bros Coffee
Responsible for providing leadership and direction to the staff working on my
shift. I also strived to uphold the stores standards of cleanliness, quality and
August 2003-January 2004, March 2005-Oct 2005 Server, The Uptown Cafe
Provide fair-trade, organic coffees and light fare to local patrons. Work in
an environment which fosters community, friendships, and diversity.
November 2001-September 2002 Diet Technician, Northridge Care Center
Job duties included completing initial, quarterly, and annual nutritional
assessments and charting as required by the state. Met with residents regularly to
discuss diets, menu concerns, and health issues. Attended family care
conferences, weekly and monthly departmental meetings, and helped organize
special facility events.
June 2000-June 2001 Dietary Supervisor, Havenwood Care Center
Organized, planned, and evaluated department personnel, planned regular and
therapeutic menus and directed preparation of meals. Documented clinical
information as required for MDS- -charting- -care plans. Oversaw purchasing
and storage of food and supplies, participated as a member of the management
team in the overall functioning of the facility.
September 1998-June 2000 Waitperson, Muffuletta Café
Served guests, set-up dining room and serving areas, general cleaning duties, and
functioned efficiently in a team-centered environment.
February 1999-August 1999 Dietary Aide, Fairview-University Medical Center
Prepared meals and distributed trays to patients, met special dietary requirements
of patients, interacted with medical staff, completed assigned cleaning duties.
Licensed Practical Nurse
CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer
Certified Nurse Assistant and Home Health Aide
AWARDS and ACTIVISM
Academic Achievement Award (Northwest Technical College, December 2007)
March of Dimes walkathon participant and fundraiser
Multiple Sclerosis walkathon participant
Volunteer for local church soup kitchen
REFERENCES: Available upon request
Lynn Fossen, DON at Havenwood Care Center, Bemidji,MN
Carolyn Jacobs, Owner of The Uptown Caffe’, Bemidji, MN
Karen Dougherty, Dietician at Northridge Care Center, New Hope, MN
Claudia Verdun, Administrator at Havenwood Care Center, Bemidji, MN
Cori Wulf, friend and former co-worker, Minneapolis, MN