Richard Kenneth Willis
308 N. 9th St. Apt. # 34
Gunnison, CO 81230
406-539-4380 or email@example.com
Objective: To obtain an internship with an energy company that will assist me in gaining more experience
and knowledge, while helping me along in my pursuit to become a Landman.
- Highly self motivated and a strong work ethic.
- Variety of customer service and sales experience.
- Courthouse experience and knowledge of legal descriptions and conveyances.
- Computer skills: Microsoft Word, Access, Excel, and PowerPoint. Arc GIS. Trained in 10 key, Deposit Pro,
Sparak, and 5th/3rd banking software.
Valley Bank; Belgrade, MT 05/2007-08/2010
Loan Administrator/ Bookkeeping/ Proof Operator:
Set up loans on computer system, and made changes for customers. Also, a variety of other tasks including
paying insurance, line of credit disbursements, extensions, and automatic transfers.
Book keeping tasks included monitoring and sending out overdraft notices, balancing registers, performing
cash advances, filling out unauthorized entry forms and stop payments. I also took calls, gave out balances
and transferred money between accounts.
Proof operator tasks included hand entering items using ten key and running and balancing work ledgers. I
also filled and sent out deposit correction forms and balanced general ledgers and official checks.
Viamonde; Les Collons, Switzerland 01/2007-04/2007
Performed basic first aid.
Taught children and adults how to improve their skiing and basic progression at all levels.
Prepared and conducted evening activities for the younger kids after the ski day was over.
Western Heritage Inn; Bozeman, MT 05/2005-12/2006
Desk Clerk/ Evening Manager:
Phone duties – took reservations and cancelled reservations for tanning beds and hotel rooms.
Referred people to hire.
Sold rooms and tanning products.
Dealt with customers face to face.
Did book keeping for room sales and tanning, dealt with banking of money and prepared deposits.
The Overland Express; Helena, MT 05/2004-08/2004
Waited on customer tables.
Helped clean up tables and helped prepare certain meals.
Bill Roberts Golf Course; Helena, MT 08/1997-08/2001
Pro Shop Clerk/ Ranger/ Bar Tender:
Ran the register for sales and cleaned the pro shop.
Regulated course play and took down tee-times.
Made and served food and drinks to the golfers.
Related Professional Training & Courses
-Western Association of Professional Landmen (WAPL) member
-American Association of Professional Landmen (AAPL) member
-Geographic Information Systems (Arc GIS) 2010
-Fundamentals of Professional Land and Resource Management 2010
-Petroleum Land Management 2010
-Natural Resource Economics 2010
-Intro to Petroleum & Mining Geology 2010
-Mining Land Management 2011
-Water and Environmental Law 2011
- Oil and Gas Contract Law 2011
Hobbies and Interests
-Page for the Montana House of Representatives during MT State Legislative Session (2001)
-Involved in intramural basketball leagues in both high school and college.
-High school state power lifting champion with a state lifting record in squat.
-Hobbies include skiing, hiking, golfing, fishing, folfing, basketball, baseball, and hockey.
High School: Capital High School Helena, MT (1998-2001)
College: Montana State University Bozeman, MT (2001-2006)
Western State College Gunnison, CO (2010-present)
-Received the Mountaineer Award for transferring into Western State with a GPA above 3.0.
-Graduated from MSU Bozeman in the fall of 2006 with a BA in Business Management.
-Expected to graduate from Western State in May of 2011 with a 2nd BA in Business Administration with a
Professional Land and Resource Management Emphasis.
Ed Grauke, Moncrief Chair and Director of PLRM program at Western State College, Gunnison, CO
81230, 970-943-2538; firstname.lastname@example.org
Bob Moon, MT Department of Health and Deputy Insurance Commissioner for MT state’s Auditor’s
Office, 1736 Lockey Ave, Helena, MT 59601, 406-449-8881
Sandy Slane, Supervisor/HR Director, Valley Bank of Belgrade, 98 N. Broadway, Belgrade, MT 59714,
Tom Stenzel, Owner of The Western Heritage Inn of Bozeman, 1200 E. Main St, Bozeman, MT 59715,