Sara Kelley


Job objective and summary of qualifications

To obtain an extremely high paying, part time position, that utilizes my extensive customer service and sales history, strong organizational skills, and my passions for art, community, and humorous creativity.


Bachelors of Business Administration
Cum Laude
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Professional Experience

Wellbridge/New Mexico Sports & Wellness @Highpoint, Albuquerque NM
April 2011- May 2018

  • Hospitality front desk associate & Manager on Duty (MOD)
  • Promoted to MOD 2016
  • Water Aerobics Instructor December 2011-July 2013
  • Aquatics & Fitness Professional Association Certified
  • Membership Representative April 2011-November 2011

Executive Assistant, Silver Horizons New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM

  • Donor Perfect (fundraising software)
  • Daily administrative duties including bank deposits, timely communications & correspondences through phone, emails & letters
  • Help organize and execute fundraising events & programs
  • Assist Executive Director & Board of Directors in all areas of diverse businesses

Admissions Specilist
Austin Recovery, Austin, TX

  • Sold treatment programs & accurately communicated information to nurses, intake counselors and peers, in a timely, professional manner

Retail Manager
Austin, TX & Albuquerque, NM

  • ABO Certified within 7 months
  • Successfully modeled, trained & coached consultative selling techniques

Retail Manager/Regional Trainer, Northern Reflections
Albuquerque, NM

  • Awards received: Manager of the Year & Best Sales Achievement 1998
  • Best People Development, Best Operational Accuracy/Expense Control/Loss Prevention 1997

Sales Consultant, American Home Furniture, Albuquerque, NM

  • Sold home furnishings, mattresses, and service protection plans

Community Service

Hospice Compassus

  • Delivered & filed volunteer paperwork in client charts.

Animal Humane NM

  • Packed surgical tools in the Veterinary Clinic

Creative & Artistic Experience

Fairs & Shows

  • Sandia Heights Artist’s Tour September 2016 - Mixed media & kiln fired glass
  • La Cueva Big Bear Band Holiday Arts & Crafts Fair November 2015 Juried; kiln fired glass
  • Placitas Holiday Arts & Crafts Show November 2014 Juried; kiln fired glass
  • Weems International Artfest Albuquerque, NM, November 2013 Juried; kiln fired glass
  • Breakfast with Santa, LifeTIME Fitness Gym, Austin, TX, 2008
  • Comedy Gym Showcase Austin, TX, June 2005

Creative Employment

Sales Associate, Weems Gallery & Framing, Louisana Plaza, Albuquerque, NM

  • November 2011-March 2016 (Saturdays only)

Assistant Manager, Ceramic Cellar,
Austin, TX

  • Daily operations “Paint your own pottery studio”
  • Supervised and coached ceramics, mosaics, and kiln fired glass
  • Created and executed summer camp programs
  • Mosaics (tiles, glass, pebbles and grouting)

Floral Designer 1985-1994, Colorado Springs, CO, and Albuquerque, NM

  • AFS Certified
  • Weddings
  • Funerals
  • Fresh and artificial arrangements for all occasions

Artistic Website

  • (Established 2008)

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