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Katie J. Jensen                 

Present address:
1423 10th Street
Arlin, Minnesota 52561
(313) 724-2896

 

Permanent address:
812 La Jolla Avenue
Burlingate, Wisconsin 53791
(401) 792-1928

JOB OBJECTIVE:
To obtain an entry-level job as a travel agent.

EDUCATION:
Arlin Community College, Arlin, Minnesota
Associate of Arts In Business, June 1994
Magna Cum Laude graduate
Cross Pointe Career School, Arlin, Minnesota
Certificate In Tourism, June 1992

HONORS AND AWARDS:
Academic Dean's list Recipient of Burlingate Rotary Scholarship, 1992

WORK EXPERIENCE:
UNIVERSITY TRAVEL AGENCY, Arlin, Minnesota Tour Guide, August 1993-present.
Arrange tours to historic sites in a four-state area. Responsibilities include contacting rail and bus carriers, arranging for local guides at each site, making hotel and restaurant reservations, and providing historical information about points of interest. Develop tours for holidays and special events. Responsibilities include pre-event planning, ticketing, and coordination of travel and event schedules. Specialized tour planning resulted in 24 percent increase in tour revenues over the preceding year.

BURLINGATE AREA CONVENTION CENTER, Burlingate, Minnesota Intern Tourist Coordinator, December 1992-June 1993.
Established initial contact with prospective speakers, coordinated schedules, and finalized all arrangements. Set up computerized database of tours using dBase 1V. Organized receptions for groups up to 250, including reserving meeting rooms, contacting caterers, finalizing menus, preparing seating charts.

CAMPUS AND COMMUNITY ACTIVITIES:
Vice President Tourist Club, 1993-1994.
Co-chaired 1992 Home-tour fundraising event for Big Sisters.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS:
Burlingate Area Convention and Visitors Bureau

REFERENCES: Furnished Upon Request

 

 

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