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Location: Tucson, AZ, USA
School: University of Arizona
Field of Study: Creative Writing


Kelcie Witzens
3528 E. 2nd Street, Apt 30
Tucson, Arizona, 85716
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• University of Arizona August 2015 – December 2018
• Graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts, majored in Creative Writing – GPA: 3.886

Longhorn Steakhouse March 2018 – November 2019, July 2020 – Present
Position: To-go Server/Service Assistant
• Knowing where to seat guests and which server to seat, making sure each server is getting the same number of tables as others
• Clearing tables of plates and glasses once guests have left as well as wiping the tables down and resetting them
• Helping servers when needed and communicating with them on when they are not able to take a table
• Taking orders over the phone and inputting them into the POS system
• Packaging orders, running payments, and making sure the customer has everything they need

Lawyers & Judges Publishing Company November 2019 – March 2020
Position: Publishing Assistant
• Editor duties: Using Adobe Indesign and the Chicago Manual of Style to typeset, proofread, and edit manuscripts
• Communicating with authors about the manuscripts, edits, and the progress of the book
• Packing and shipping books and products from the small warehouse in Tucson
• Using Shopify and Acumen to process orders
• Managing the Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and Pinterest accounts
• Being able to run the office alone when the publisher is out

Corner Bakery Café June 2016 – March 2018
Position: Cashier
• Took orders from customers, making sure to know the menu in case of questions asked
• Helped run food when needed as well as plating food and making sure food came out correctly

Achievements and Activities
• Highest Academic Distinction: Maintaining a 4.0 GPA for 30 units during 2015-2016 academic year at the University of Arizona
• Academic Distinction: Maintaining a 3.5-3.9 GPA for 30 units during the 2016-2018 academic year at the University of Arizona
• Valedictorian for the Class of 2015 at Vail Academy and High School May 2015
• Yearbook - Vail Academy and High School July 2013 – May 2015
• Experience with photoshop, page layout, and photography
• Student Representative of the VAHS Community Council July 2011 – May 2012

Diligent worker who has a strong work ethic and will take on any challenge. Able to multitask and work under pressure. Has experience working and interacting with a range of people. An adaptive learner as well as willing to learn new skills. Has 5+ years of writing, editing, and proofreading experience through previous jobs and fiction workshop classes at the University of Arizona.