Jul 2009 – Aug 2011
Provide general linguistic support for military operations and interpreting during interviews, meetings and conferences
_ Interpret and translate written and spoken communications
_ Transcribe and analyze verbal communications
_ Perform document exploitation. Scan, research, and analyze foreign language documents for key information Nov/08 - Present
Translator - GLS
United States Dept of Defense,
May 2008 – Jul 2009
Translate and review foreign language documents. Provide input to reports
_ Conduct interviews to determine access suitability for key coalition bases in support of US Forces during
Translator - JTG
Operation Iraqi Freedom,
Jun 2006 – May 2008
Working in Baghdad, Iraq in support of US Forces.
_ Conduct interviews to determine access suitability for key coalition bases in support of
Operation Iraqi Freedom.
_ Determine access suitability for training at the Iraqi Military Intelligence Academy.
Pioneer Supermarket, Detroit, MI
Mar 1994 – Jan 2006
Supervised daily operation of the $5 million per year store including inventory control, supervising employees,
purchasing, payroll, advertising, printing daily reports, bank deposits, and clearing cashier trays.
_ Was responsible for approximately 25 employees working in Grocery, Meat, Produce, Dairy,
Frozen and Health and Beauty Aids departments.
Seville Market, Detroit, MI
Jun 1980 – Mar 1994
Sole day-to-day manager of a $300 thousand per year store with assistance of only one
Coca Cola Bottling Co, Township, MI, US
1978 – 1984
Responsible for selling and merchandising standard products and introducing and promoting
new coke products.