Brent G. Stewart
1727 Massachusetts Ave NW; Washington, DC 20036
Phone: (716) 307-7009 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia
M.A. , United States History December, 2012
Saint Bonaventure University, Saint Bonaventure, New York
B.A., History May, 2010
Minor: Political Science
Spring, 2010 Roosevelt and his Masterful Fireside Chats
– Senior Thesis Fall, 2010
A Convenient Relationship: A Historiography of FDR and the News Media – Historiographical Essay Spring, 2012
Failed Intelligence and the Cuban Missile Crisis: Why the Soviets Almost Got Away with It
– Culminating M.A. Project
Franklin & Al: The Misunderstood Relationships of Two Dynamic Friends
– Ongoing Independent Research
Presidential Inauguration Seminar (The Washington Center)
> Met with prominent political figures such as Bob Schieffer and Dana Bash
> Observed several debates regarding news ethics
> Witnessed the Inauguration of President Barack Obama
American Historical Association
National Trust for Historic Preservation
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
Arlington House Dance Society
French Language Experience
> Completed five semesters of French and now have a ‘Professional Working Proficiency’
District 5 Regional History Day
> Evaluated student documentaries
> Graded historiographical papers
Arlington House Volunteer
> Provided historical interpretations for visitors
> Guided visitors through the house
National Gay & Lesbian Chamber of Commerce
Account Manager 09/2012 – Present
Serve as point of contact for business owners seeking certification. Manage ongoing relationships with members. Conduct outreach to potential suppliers. Manage document workflow and applicant database. Provide training and business development services
> Developed orientation programming
> Facilitated and designed teleconference for constituents
Program/ Operations Fellow 04/2012 – 9/2012
Provided operations support in areas of human resources, communications, and general office administration. Created system for weekly HR reporting. Provided executive assistance for president and CEO, including travel, financial tracking, and technical troubleshooting. Proofread online media journal and published weekly reports.
> Provided research assistance and analysis for various programs
> Drafted written correspondence on behalf of executive leadership
Fairfax County Public Schools
Lead Tutor and Coordinator 9/2010 – 04/2012
Provided training to middle and high school student via AVID Tutorial programs, while serving as coordinator for three schools within the district. Provided feedback to teachers and developed/refined curriculum to meet goals of students and AVID program. Responded to inquiries and collaborated with administrators, teachers, and programs directors to reach goals.
> Provided overall administration of the program, including supervision, processing necessary records, and staff scheduling
> Improved student work ethic by demonstrating necessary study skills and group collaboration.
Georgetown Day School
After-School Teacher 08/2011 – 03/2012
Taught elementary and middle school students in active after-school program.
> Wrote curriculum and taught various classes, including a class on gardening and sustainability.
> Facilitated student-run committees, while providing resources and encouragement.
Congressional Youth Leadership Council
Faculty Advisor for Conferences 2010-2011
Taught international high school students in hands-on summer conferences lasting 12 days each.
> Simulated United Nations environment through active class participation and dialogue.
> Facilitated discussion on leadership and roles in the international community.