Thelma
Religious Studies
Location: Fayetteville, GA, USA
University: Beulah Heights
Major: Religious Studies

Thelma

THELMA ALSTON-BURTON
120 Ashley Forest Drive, Fayetteville, GA 30214, Home: xxx-xxx-xxxx Cell:xxx-xxx-xxxx
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PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS
Foundation Director. Over 35 years of extensive Executive Administrative and Management experience working as and directly with Directors and high-level executives. Strong organizational skills in Management, Events Coordination, and Consulting. Managed publishing and was very instrumental in the restructuring of the company’s publications department after 911. As Publications/Productions Manager supervised staff of 9 responsible for departmental output of weekly and monthly reports. Ability to manage, supervise and train.
Christ Over Cancer Foundation, Atlanta, GA 2016-Present
Chairman/CEO
Provide Spiritual Support and Patient Advocacy
Education on early detection and prevention
Sponsor special events that celebrate life of survivors
Support group – NA (Not alone)
Coordinate seminars and workshop
B and B Exquisite Decor, Fayetteville, GA 2015-Present
Part Owner
Interior Designing
Event Coordination and Planning for all events

Reflections Design & Print, Atlanta, GA 2011-2015
Event Coordination and Planning for all events / Created greeting card line
Print and design invitationals / Independent proposals

Church Administrator, NSOF Worship Center, Atlanta, GA 2006-2013
Negotiated Contracts for Building Maintenance / Goods and Services
Supervise and monitored staff of 7 – Church Administration
Manages 7 yearly Conferences and Events

Vice President Research, Keefe, Bruyette & Woods, Atl, GA. 2000-1/30/2011
Assisted Head Director of Research for the South East Regional Office
Negotiated vendor contracts which resulted in 40% cost reduction savings
Designed marketing presentations for conferences, internal and external distribution to clients
Responsible for tracking spending for expense accounts
Managed Blue Matrix Client Base for Analyst and Sales
Responsible for travel, luncheons and event planning
Research Publications & Productions Manager 2001-2004
Worked closely with technology group on a proprietary system to implement and secure a platform for research content and manage access of research product to clients, sales force and outside news and client services, created workflow solutions
Managed daily output of research products for publishing; modified and reviewed reports for layouts; liaison with compliance to ensure proper disclosures for company reports
Supervised Production Staff of 9 that designed high–quality hardcopy and online equity research product for department

Publications Director, Putnam Lovell, New York, NY, 1998-2000
Designed high–quality hardcopy and online equity research product for 150 Analysts
Liaison between research and compliance to ensure proper disclosures of company reports
Created workflow solution for Investment Banking firm / designed proprietary system for access of research product to clients and news lines
Supervised several employees
EDUCATION
Licensed and Ordained
Religious Studies and Leadership - Beulah Heights University 2017
Business Management, Pace University, New York, NY
OJOH / Cancer Training at Cancer Treatment Center of America (CTCA)
ACHIEVEMENTS
Instrumental in rebuilding of company publications department after 911.

BOARDS
Women 2 Woman Domestic Violence 2017
His Rod & Staff Hospice - Present
AWARDS
2017 Magna Cum Laude -Valedictorian
2015 Christ-over-cancer Founder’s Award
2009 One-Brother’s Ministry Administrator of the Year
1999 Award of Excellence in Ministry (Spiritual Brothers)
INTEREST
Playwright, Interior Design, Dance, Ministry, and Outreach

Executive Assistant, Management