Elese Sizemore   (Back)
Advocate par excellence
Washington , DC

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My Best Referral Is:
Someone who cares about making a difference in the world and networks with others who do too!

Previous Work:
  • Manager of Account Development at American Express
  • District Sales Administrator (mgr) at American Express
  • Field Sales Administrator at American Express
  • Education:
  • Certificate in Business Admin, Georgetown University
  • Masters, Library Science, Library Science, SUNY
  • BA , English, History, Communications, Georgetown College (KY)

  • Summary:
    Advocacy has always been my core interest. I've managed marketing programs, grant requests, cause-related projects, and industry trend research to build client presence in the community. I've also worked on task forces geared to making the corporate environment a better place for employees and customers. I am currently looking for work that would apply my skills and experience to make a difference to others and to our society overall.
    Skills:
    Areas of experience and passion: education, human rights, social services, performing arts, libraries, non-profit organizations, business. Skill sets include team-building, outreach, organizing, writing/editing, problem-solving, marketing, research.

    Detailed Experience Summary:

    Manager of Account Development at American Express
    October 1998 - July 2009

    Managed account portfolio of merchant customers - marketing, grant writing, cause-related projects, training, research, liaison.

    District Sales Administrator (mgr) at American Express
    February 1992 - October 1998

    Office manager, staff supervisor, human resource development, customer service coordinator.

    Field Sales Administrator at American Express
    October 1981 - February 1992

    Executive assistant, staff coordinator, customer service supervisor.


    Detailed Education Summary:

    Certificate in Business Admin, Georgetown University
    May 1986


    Masters, Library Science, Library Science, SUNY
    September 1975


    BA , English, History, Communications, Georgetown College (KY)
    June 1975

    Summa Cum Laude, Deans List, Honor Society, Newspaper Editor, Oratorio Choir, Theatre.

    Conversation History: (18 total)

    Date Person
    11/05/09 .
    11/05/09 Carolyn Radellant
    11/05/09 Paul Vinnitsky
    11/05/09 Ellen Feinberg
    11/05/09 Jim Sutton
    11/05/09 Jaci Weissman
    11/05/09 Jennifer Gustafson
    11/05/09 George J. Landau
    11/05/09 Linda Rickman
    10/23/09 Ciro DiSclafani
    10/22/09 Bruce Mavus
    10/22/09 Bonnie Gortler
    10/22/09 Margie Basaraba
    10/22/09 Eddie Perea
    10/22/09 Deb Mullen
    10/22/09 Lynn M. Wilson RN BSN
    10/22/09 Ciro DiSclafani
    10/22/09 Jaci Weissman