Amreen Akhtar


Location

Concord, California
Education
    University of California-Los Angeles
    September 2012 - June 2017
    degree
    Bachelor's
    major
    Anthropology
Work Experience
    East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC)
    Neighborhood and Economic Development Associate
    Oakland, CA, United States
    September 2017 - present
    company
    East Bay Asian Local Development Corporation (EBALDC)
    title
    Neighborhood and Economic Development Associate
    overview
    • Strategized and executed creative volunteer outreach efforts to recruit 100+ volunteers for the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program • Managed, updated, and oversaw data banks of clientele information • Engaged in various forms of volunteer management to ensure client confidentiality, track volunteer shifts, and provide onsite support to ensure volunteer retention and satisfaction • Audited volunteer work for accuracy and precision • Implemented a new customer-service oriented and culturally competent training program for VITA that resulted in 100+ tax certified volunteers • Created tax law curriculum for group training sessions along with corresponding user-friendly materials to teach volunteers how to operate the tax software
    Strategic Actions for a Just Economy
    Research Intern
    Los Angeles, CA, United States
    March 2017 - June 2017
    UCLA Middle School and High School Diversity Project
    Lab Supervisor, Research Assistant
    Los Angeles, CA, United States
    September 2016 - June 2017
    UCLA Pakistani Students Association
    External Vice President
    Los Angeles, CA, United States
    September 2012 - June 2017
Skills
Languages
HindiPunjabiUrdu
Technical skills
ExceljavascriptSalesforceSAS
Skills
Data AnalysisData EntryEditingManagement