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Resume for Devon Vasel

Devon Vasel

Pepperell, MA 01463 978-877-8915 devon.vasel@gmail.com https://www.linkedin.com/in/devon-vasel-9140108a/

                                          Software Engineering Professional

Recent graduate with a degree in Computer Science and several years of work experience. Solid background in network security and repairing computers and laptops. Motivated and innovative young professional, undeterred by challenges, and able to follow direction and acquire new technical skills quickly. Communicative, adaptable, and reliable team-player dedicated to serving customers with poise and professionalism.

Areas of Expertise

    

Computer Network Security

    

Python, Java, JavaScript, C/C++

    

MySQL Database Programming

    

Microsoft Office Suite

    

Team Collaboration

    

Xcode, MPLAB X, Netbeans IDE

    

Google Sheets, Docs, and Slides

    

HTML & Web Design

    

Microprocessors

    

Windows & Mac OS

    

Computer & Laptop Repair

    

Customer Interactions

EDUCATION

Bachelor of Science in Computer Science | Fitchburg State University, Fitchburg, MA, 2017

Coursework: Algorithm Data Structures, Local Area Networking, Programming Languages, Microprocessors,

Computer & Network Security, Operating Systems, Database Programming, Game Programming,

Object-Oriented Programming, Systems Programming, and Software Engineering

EXPERIENCE HIGHLIGHTS

Fitchburg State University, Fitchburg, MA, September 2013 - May 2017

Computer Science Student

Acquired advanced computer engineering skills while working diligently in teams or individually to develop software tools and program electronics devices. Solved complex problems simulating real-world challenges, meeting tight deadlines.

Key Projects:

    

Network Security Project: Created software capable of encrypting and decrypting data. Built a Vigenére Cipher using C++ on Xcode which input keywords or plaintext/ciphertext files and output and stored the encryption/decryption.

    

Microprocessors Course Project: Partnered with a classmate to program a PIC microprocessor controlling an LED device displaying the full date and time (optional switch for 24hr clock). Edited MPLAB X control functions in C.

    

Database Programming Project: Designed and implemented a database-backed, fully-functional, online café shop. Utilized JavaScript, JSP, CSS, DBconnect, and back-end SQL on an Apache server to build a secure and efficient interface allowing account creation, online purchasing, delivery tracking, and inventory/employee management.

HARVARD PUBLIC SCHOOL, Harvard, MA, July 2015 - July 2016

IT Intern

Assisted the IT manager in repairing computers and laptops for school personnel (including teachers, staff, and students).

Key Accomplishments:

    

Successfully maintained 200 laptops and computers throughout the school.

    

Achieved an average repair rate of 20 computers per week.

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Additional professional experience as Assistant Manager and Inventory Manager (October 2013 - Present)

for Groton Exchange, a fast-paced small business.

Groton Exchange, Groton, MA, October 2013 - Present

Assistant Manager

Assisted Manager supported employees and led the team for inventory, closings, and top-notch customer service at a fast-paced small business/gas station.

Key Accomplishments:

       

Trained and supervised employee decisions for quality service.

       

Resolved challenges quickly for clients and employees.

 

Kathy Vasel, Pepperell, MA, March 2012 - October 2013

Load Opener/Marketing for Loan Officer

       

Managed database and marketing within CRM - MMG Vantage Point

 

       

Calculated proper income, entered secure information, pulled credit, prepping loan in Byte Software.

Meet Kevin Morales of High Line Auto Sales

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Kevin Morales, owner of High Line Auto Sales in Salem, NH  loves helping people find the ideal vehicle to meet their needs and budget. The inventory at High Line Auto Sales consists of  top quality preowned cars, trucks, suv's and vans. 

Because of Kevin's passion for his business, most everybody walks away from a deal with praises of "amazing experience" "awesome customer service" "very straight-forward to deal with, no pressure at all"

Be sure to check out the High Line Auto Sales website for the latest deals and featured vehicles. Stop in and talk to Kevin next time you are in the market for a used auto or truck. 

Contact Kevin: 

Phone: 603-952-4790 | Email: highlineautonh@yahoo.com | Website: http://www.highlinesalem.com/

 

Daly Communications Offers Content Creation and Editorial Consulting to Businesses

Always searching for the perfect combination of words to describe your products or services? Struggling to develop compelling marketing copy to drive interest in your business? Seeking the finest combination of digital and traditional communications to push your company to its fullest potential? 

Daly Communications will help your venture reach its potential.  

With more than 30 years of journalistic and marketing/communications experience, we are adept in creating compelling and engaging narratives for both traditional publications and digital platforms, have impeccable editing, proofreading and copywriting skills, and thrive under deadline pressure. Our unwavering attention to detail sets us apart. 

We offer: 

  • Website Editing and SEO (Search Engine Optimization)
  • Private and Nonprofit Fundraising Communications
  • Photography/Videography
  • Crisis Communications
  • Digital Communications (Social Media, Email Campaigns, Blogs)
  • Editorial Services
  • Internal and External Communications
  • Public/Media Relations
  • Marketing Strategies and Campaigns
  • Web and Print Content Development 

You’ve invested a lot of time, money and energy into your venture. Let us help you take it to the next level. Contact us at dalycommunications@comcast.net.

 

DifferenceMaker is a Campus-Wide Program that Engages UMass Lowell Students

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Through the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship, along with affiliated faculty and other campus programs, the university has introduced a range of activities geared toward expanding our students' understanding of how they can make a difference in the world.

The DifferenceMaker program sponsors specific programs and activities that support students in solving big problems through innovative and entrepreneurial action.

We already know our students do make a difference, our many successful alumni are evidence of this, but rather than waiting for future graduates to discover their chosen career path, we introduce academic and extracurricular programs that specifically engage our students in innovative and entrepreneurial problem-solving.

The DifferenceMaker program provides training, mentoring and other resources to UMass Lowell students who wish to address social, environmental and economic problems in our community. In addition, our partner, Entrepreneurship for All, generously supported by the Deshpande Foundation, encourages the development of entrepreneurial ventures and leaders through competitions and leadership training programs.

Contact:

Phone: 978-934-6444

Email: Holly_Butler@uml.edu

Website: http://www.uml.edu/differencemaker

FaceBook: https://www.facebook.com/umldifferencemaker/

Twitter: https://twitter.com/Difference_UML

Meet Michael Frechette of Frechette Electrical

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Mike Frechette of Frechette Electrical Dracut, MA is a  a service electrical contractor serving both commercial and residential clients. In business on his own for over 14 years, Mike is licensed in Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Maine specializing in commercial fit-ups and various different types of electrical repair and maintenance.

Mike has worked with a variety of commercial establishments on remodels and making sure that the commercial, industrial and office space is both functional and efficient.  He will work with you on the lay out of the space, in order to optimize the efficiency of daily operations.

In addition to his commercial work, Mike helps out homeowners on residential projects as well. From small tasks such as swapping out smoke alarms to larger jobs like re-wiring and upgrading your entire system. 

Always up to date on current safety codes and procedures getting your work done right the first time. Mike is fast, dependable, and provides quality workmanship & service.

Contact Mike:

Phone: 978-337-1190 | Email: frechetteelectrical@comcast.net

 

 

Meet Ed Drozda of E&D Associates Home of the Small Business Doctor

Ed Drozda After 20+ years in the healthcare industry Ed Drozda earned his certification as a business coach. His transition to the world of small business was unexpected and thus Ed has developed a unique perspective on the growth and success of small businesses. People are the core of any successful business and Ed believes that we all have the things we need to succeed. He also knows how important it is that we’re aware of our capabilities and able to access and exploit them to the fullest.

As a business coach Ed brings powerful listening, deep analysis and balanced insight to the table. He’s not afraid to step into the line of fire, to ask the hard questions and to aid in the exploration of the tough but necessary issues that impact small businesses, their owners, their employees and their clients.

Working with Ed and his cadre of specialists will enhance your ability to build a sustainably successful business. You know your business is very important; don’t wait until it’s terminal.

Stop wasting time on over the counter remedies and take decisive action now! Partner with The Small Business Doctor, to diagnose and effectively treat your business ills and  to create an environment that anticipates and manages impediments to success.

Contact Ed Today! 

Phone: 508-695-2146 | Email: ed@thesmallbusinessdoctor.com | Website: http://www.thesmallbusinessdoctor.com/

Resume for Elspeth Cheung

Elspeth Loren Cheung

            (603) 236-2705 | ElspethCheung@Outlook.com | www.linkedin.com/in/ElspethCheung

                                            

EDUCATION

Candidate for Bachelor of Arts in Business | Marketing Concentration |3.71 GPA                                May 2018

University of New Hampshire, Manchester, NH

Dean’s List | Leader by Example Award | University Scholar Award

 

Associate of Arts in Liberal Arts | Rotaract/Rotary Scholarship Recipient                                             August 2014

Nashua Community College, Nashua, NH


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Student Senate Treasure

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Finance Committee Chair

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Inaugural Brave 5K Run Committee

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Visual Arts Club Member


RELATED SKILLS

 



Social Media | Microsoft Office | Mandarin Chinese: Elementary Proficiency | Basic HTML Coding Proficiency

EXPERIENCE

 



University of New Hampshire, Manchester, NH

Dean’s Office | Front Desk Assistant                                                                                                June 2016 to June 2017                                                                                                                                                                           

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Perform necessary clerical duties for Dean’s Office, and aid the Dean’s Executive Assistant with special projects and other forms of various secretarial support

 

Enactus Student Leadership                                                                                           September 2014 to May 2015

Fundraising Co-Chair | Enactus

National Opening Round Champions April 2015

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Used marketing tactics such as social media, word-of-mouth, and flyers to create awareness of event

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Collected and delivered 25 bicycles, 16 locks, and 10 lights for Liberty House-transitional housing veterans

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Exercised leadership skills through delegation of tasks, and made assessments of current circumstances to determine when intervention and appropriate feedback to adjust inaccuracies was required

Facebook Page Administrator | Enactus                                                                      September 2014 to May 2015

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Initiated and created the Enactus Facebook page to raise awareness of current projects, and bridge the connections between UNH Manchester students and the greater Manchester community; research and post business-related articles and content on Facebook page weekly

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Served as administrator, assigned editors, and provided guidance to appropriate posting guidelines

 

ADP, Salem, NH

Retirement Services Participant Call Center Analyst Intern                                  September 2015 to November 2015


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Analyze Data

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Track and record issues as needed

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Call Flow

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Customer Relationship Management


 

 

COMMUNITY SERVICE

 

 

Lions Clubs International                                                                                                November 2013 to Present

Manchester Lions Club, Manchester, NH | 44N

Recipient of the Lion of the Year Award for the 2013 to 2014 Year

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Social Media Chair                                                                                                                   August 2015 to Present

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Board of Directors                                                                                                                     July 2014 to July 2017

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Immediate Past President                                                                                                         July 2016 to July 2017

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Membership Chair                                                                                                                    July 2016 to July 2017

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President of Manchester Lions Club                                                                                June 2015 to July 2016

HEAR in NH Comedy Fundraiser Committee Chair Person                                                  January to September 2014                                                                                                                                                                           

Lions Club, Manchester, NH

 

  • Created a project proposal to present to the Manchester Lions Club Board
  • Coordinated the event that resulted in a 30.33% Gross Margin Percent with a Gross Profit of $566.00 

Invitation to Accelerator Awards Gala

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Robin S. Fleischer, Fleischer Law Solutions, PLLC Guest Blog Post

Massachusetts Child Support Guidelines Have Changed Effective September 15, 2017

Are you ready for some good news about child support payments in Massachusetts?  That’s right, for once an attorney is sharing something positive about one of the most emotionally and financially minefield ridden parts of divorce – paying for the kids.

Drumroll please…On September 15, 2017, four major changes will take effect that offer relief and balance for both parents.

As with all legal changes, the language it written in legalese, but I have summarized the highlights below.

The Big Four Child Support Payment Issues

1.  An increase in the minimum amount paid for one child from $18.00 per week to $25.00 per week

2.  the payor parent now receives a twenty-five percent reduction in child support for children over age eighteen

3.  A cap on a parent’s Court-ordered contribution to college costs at fifty percent of the undergraduate, in state resident cost of UMass Amherst

4.  Parents will be able to receive a credit for the high cost of child care and health care by either parent receiving a credit to offset the above costs, capped at fifteen percent of the child support amount before the credit.

Further Applause to the Task Force

The new guidelines have done away with the confusion associated with hybrid parenting plans, where parenting time was unequal, often resulting in one parent deciding custody and parenting time based on the amount of child support to be paid or received. Now the figure is based on a rebuttable presumption that the children are living with the custodial parent approximately two-thirds of the time and the other parent one-third of the time.  If the parents share equal time, the support order is calculated twice, once with one parent as the recipient and the second with the other parent as the recipient.  The difference in the calculation becomes the weekly support amount.

There’s wiggle room too!  Not all orders need to be calculated by the Guidelines Worksheet

The Task Force was mindful that all families are different.  The Courts still have wide discretion to deviate from the guideline using factors based on the individual circumstances of each party and the children.   Page 3, Deviation, Section IV, of the form “Findings and Determinations of Child Support and Post-Secondary Education Form” list appropriate reasons to deviate from the calculated child support figure. 

What to Do about Orders Issued Prior to September 15, 2017? 

Contact your attorney to discuss whether a modification of any past child support is warranted as a result of the new changes and to discuss the effect on current or future support orders. 

The Task Force has recommended that parties consider agreeing to unallocated support in situations where alimony and child support are both at issue.  I will discuss this in more detail in future blog articles.  

To read the full text of the Guidelines as well as the Task Force Report and Economic Report, visit www.mass.gov/courts/selfhelp/family/child-support-guidelines.html.

I am optimistic that these changes will result in a more equitable support order in line with the increased cost child and health care as well as taking into consideration each parents’ personal economic abilities

Here’s to more future good news!

Contact Robin Fleischer:

Phone 978-871-2928 | Email robin.fleischer@robinfleischer.com | Website http://www.robinfleischer.com/