Jul 25, 2019

Kelsi Burgess

  • Coordinator
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
Development Animal Rights Child and Family Welfare Agency Childcare / pre-schools Environmental Religious Organizations

Personal Summary

Hello,

My name is Kelsi Burgess, and I have recently relocated to Los Angeles, California. I am reaching out to Deep Sweep in hopes that you can assist me in my current job search efforts. Working for a non-profit has always been my passion. As stated in my resume, my objective is to work with a company that will allow me to utilize my personal and educational experience in a position that will help make a difference in the lives of other.

Work Experience

Systems Coordinator
May 2017 - Jul 2019 St. Joseph's Health Foundation
  • Manage incoming monetary donations for the St. Joseph’s Health System Foundation.  
  • Input data into the fundraising system known as Raiser’s Edge, so that gifts can be tracked, processed and posted to the general ledger.
  • Assist with compiling donor and prospect information so that all data remains up to date and accurate. 
  • Attend and assist with the foundations four main events as well as small cultivation events where interaction with donors and prospective donors is pertinent. 
  • Create donor acknowledgment letters to be sent out daily.  
  • Help generate reports based on the information housed in Raiser’s Edge. 
  • Responsible for sending out invoices for unpaid pledges.
  • Maintain and update the interactive Donor Wall located in the hospital’s main lobby. 
  • Work closely with the accounting department to ensure that the foundation’s monthly and yearly financials are accurate.
Executive Administrative Assistant
Dec 2016 - Apr 2017 Yerra Solutions
  • Worked closely with the human resource department and formulated and maintained expense reports for the company. 
  • Managed travel arrangements for key employees. 
  • Accomplishments: In the short time at Yerra, I created and maintained an efficient filing system for office documents.  
Recruiter
Sep 2015 - May 2016 Ruffalo Noel Levitz
  • Contacted prospective Temple University students to discuss their admission status.
  • Guided undergraduate students with their application process and provided them with information about the University.
  • Assisted with all inquiries and questions regarding the University’s educational services and courses offered.
  • Organized correspondence for follow up with prospective students.
Internship/ Administrative Assistant
Jun 2015 - Aug 2015 Passaic County CASA for Children
  • Attended court with Advocate and Case Managers to observe cases. 
  • Reviewed and filled classified case documents. 
  • Managed incoming calls. 
  • Conducted inventory of gift donations. 
  • Reviewed case statistics and created PowerPoint presentations that included up to date yearly statistical information. 
  • Assisted with fundraising events and volunteer training. 
  • Solicited donations for upcoming fundraising events from surrounding businesses and neighboring communities. 
  • Updated data with volunteer information so that the organization can receive correct funding.

Education

Bachelors of Science in Criminal Justice
Aug 2013 - May 2016 Temple University
Aug 2012 - Howard University