Elisa Ann Monteiro (Liz)
New York, US
Date of Birth : 0 6/1 9/2 00 1
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Nationality: American, Brazilian
The British School Rio de Janeiro, Brazil IB Full Diploma (2006-2019), New York University (Class of 2024)
English (first language), Portuguese (fluent), French (advanced - DELF B1), Spanish (conversational)
Performs well under pressure, Communicator, Multitasker, Teamworker
Liberal Studies Literary Magazine (Editor) 2020-Present
NYU Teaches 2021-Present
A volunteering-based tutoring system for students from NYC public middle & high schools struggling with the transition to online learning due to the pandemic.
Sunday School Teaching 2017-2020
To six to seven-year-olds at the local Presbyterian Church.
Public Defender’s Office – Volunteer 2017-2019
Helping a Public Defender screen people seeking legal help, by organising and photocopying their document, filling in preliminary paperwork and factually checking Initial Complaints. Helped over 300 people. Worked six hours a week.
EVENT ORGANISING :
Debate Club - MUN 2015-2019
As COO/Head of Press for Junior and Senior years of high school, organised four conference events for up to 500 people.
Helping Hand Community Service Club – Team Leader 2018-2019
Organised school events & campaigns to help the local community. Responsibilities include designing posters, fundraising, delegating tasks to volunteers. Campaigns: ‘Friendly Socks’ gathered 600 socks to be made into blankets for the homeless, ‘Blood Drive’ saved 330 lives, fundraising ‘Walkathon’ to buy 30 wheelchairs for cerebral palsy children.