Crysten Dean 

 crysten.r.dean@biola.edu | 760.567.0362 


EDUCATION

B.S. Business Administration, emphasis in International Business, Expected Graduation May 2017

Social Justice, Human Rights, and Conflict Transformation Minor

Biola University | La Mirada, CA

 

RELATED EXPERIENCE

Office Administrator and Brand Consultant, June 2016 - September 2016

Intelligent Technology Solutions | La Quinta, CA

  • Filed paperwork, ship and receive materials, and maintain a clean and organized space to guarantee the day-to-day business dealings run smoothly
  • Aided the bookkeeper in managing QuickBooks for 75+ client accounts to keep business revenues and expenses are kept up to date
  • Updated ITS’ brand image by redesigning their website, business cards, and uniforms to create a modern appearance to appeal to new and current customers

Research Intern, May 2015 - August 2015

Birth Choice of the Desert | La Quinta, CA

  • Performed research online for grants, accreditation, and medical associations in order to build donor and expansion possibilities
  • Utilized computer and journalism skills to create newsletters and blog posts for donor and volunteer education
  • Greeted patients with a pleasant demeanor and directed them to parenting classes and counseling rooms

 

OTHER EXPERIENCE

Churrista, September 2016 - Present

Working to Give | Downtown Disney District, Anaheim, CA

  • Maintain high quality of food products to provide a pleasant eating experience
  • Handle currency and credit transactions quickly and accurately to ensure customer satisfaction during high-volume, fast-paced operations

Caterer, February 2016 - December 2016

Bon Appétit Management Company | La Mirada, CA

  • Set up tables, linens, chairs, and food and beverage to effectively serve banquet events of 200+ people
  • Assembled and deliver food and supplies for catered functions to scheduled locations efficiently to maintain customer satisfaction

Sales Associate, June 2015 - October 2016

Talbots | Palm Desert, CA

  • Attended to store patrons as they arrived by providing adequate information about clothing options and resources 
  • Organized new shipments and existing merchandise to create a clean and pleasant environment in back stockroom

Custodian, Sept. 2014 - May 2015

Biola Facilities Management | La Mirada, CA

  • Cleaned and maintained 6 restroom areas by in a college library to provide a neat and orderly area to for guests to refresh
  • Disposed of waste in trashcans and in common areas on 3 floors to ensure cleanly study areas for library guests to use

 

AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS

Dean’s List, 2014, 2015, 2016

Trustee’s Scholarship, 2013-2017

Indio High School Valedictorian, 2013

 

CLUBS AND ASSOCIATIONS

Student Alumni Association

Unidos Latin Club