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Location: Livermore, CA, USA
School: UCLA
Major: Political Science


Joshua Ledbetter
EDUCATION UNIVERSITY OF CALIFORNIA, LOS ANGELES June 2019 Bachelor of Arts, Political Science (Comparative Politics)—Minors in German and Global Studies | GPA: 3.7 • Awards: Dean’s Honor List (5 terms), 2 Departmental Best in Class “Book” Awards, Tally Scholar for Study Abroad Travel through German Speaking Europe with top UCLA faculty • Membership: Phi Beta Kappa, NSCS and ALD/PES Honors Societies; German Club and Club Swim Team • Relevant Coursework: Calculus I ⅈ Advanced Game Theory; Intro to Geographic Information Systems; Stats for Economists; U.S. Political Development: Reconstruction; China in Age of Reform; Foreign Relations of US; Post-Communist Russia; German Linguistics; Con. Law - Separation of Powers;

WORK EXPERIENCE UCLA Athletics Los Angeles, CA Peer Learning Facilitator (PLF) May 2017-Dec 2018 • Designed lesson plans for 20 D-1 athletes in up to twelve group and/or individual sessions per week • Adjusted teaching to student needs, subject, English speech/writing ability, test preparedness, performance and interest • Maintained confidentiality in daily reports and communication with coaches, professors, supervisors and students; built rapport with and between students to inspire individual success

Date My Friend Los Angeles, CA Brand Ambassador at UCLA Feb 2018-Dec 2018 • Chosen as top ambassador to assist in recruiting efforts on 6 other campuses and plan events with local businesses • Promoted interest and downloads/invitations among hundreds of UCLA Bruins on campus and across digital channels • Delivered marketing and app feedback to CEO in coordination with other college ambassadors/teams

Rhonewood Cabana Club Livermore, CA Swim Coach (seasonal) June 2016-Sept 2017 • Improved age groups assigned to my management to second place finishes at Championship meet • Utilized 11 years of swimming experience and 4 years of lifeguarding/swim instruction to train 200, 4-18 year-old kids

Partos Company Santa Monica, CA Intern Sept 2016-Dec 2016 • Marketed clients by requesting, tracking, and retrieving their media, updating web portals and client “reels” • Performed clerical duties of agency: running phonelines, scheduling, upkeeping office, proofreading resumes, market research, industry database management and delivering client pay, transfers, etc. to nearby banks

LEADERSHIP Delta Tau Delta Fraternity Los Angeles, CA Vice President, Alumni and Public Relations Chair, Member Nov 2015-June 2019 • Managed 12-man administrative board tasked with community service, philanthropy, publicity, alumni relations, etc. • Streamlined roles (creation of new committees/positions), lead weekly meetings and oversaw event execution • Directed house social media and website; contacted alumni and planned events; created newsletters, fliers, apparel, etc.

UCLA Mentorship Club Los Angeles, CA Mentor Nov 2015-Sept 2018 • Prepared low-income kids for life post high school via on-campus programming and enrichment outings across LA (hikes, museum visits, beach day, aquariums, etc.)

Pediatric AIDS Coalition (PAC) Los Angeles, CA Outreach Committee Member—Greek Relations Oct 2016-Oct 2017 • Created fundraisers and competitions, specialized prospecting/outreach, and boosted registration in Greek community • Worked 26-hour Dance Marathon-UCLA, the 2nd largest student-run philanthropy in the U.S. with nearly $450k raised

tutoring, writing, editing/research skills, math, history, english, german, volunteer