Melissa Fairfax


About Me

I'm double majoring in business management (concentration in human resources) and Spanish with a minor in creative writing. I'm seeking a summer 2016 internship in any management/HR/marketing/editing-related position - I'm open to any opportunities // Washington, DC or Blacksburg/Roanoke, VA areas.

Location

Purcellville, Virginia
Education
    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
    August, 2013 - May, 2017
    degree
    Bachelor's
    majors
    Business
    Human Resources
    Spanish
    minor
    Creative Writing
    coursework
    Intro to Management
    Employee & Labor Relations
    Intro to Marketing
    Intro to Finance
    Accounting
    Economics
    Statistics/Quantitative Methods
    Personal Computers in Business (Excel, VBA programming)
    Spanish
Work Experience
    Virginia Tech
    Undergraduate Learning Assistant
    August, 2015 - present
    company
    Virginia Tech
    title
    Undergraduate Learning Assistant
    overview
    • Edit, grade and give feedback on resumes, emails and papers to students in a 4000-level civil engineering course • Blacksburg, Virginia
    Collegiate Times, Virginia Tech
    Copy Editor
    August, 2014 - present
    Pamplin Undergraduate Mentoring Program
    Mentor, previously Mentee
    August, 2013 - present
    K2M, Inc.
    Human Resources Intern
    May, 2014 - August, 2015
Fun Fact
I went bungee-jumping when I was 9.
Skills
Languages
Spanish
Leadership
    Relay for Life