TAMELA SUE OWENS

P.O. Box 290657 Port Orange, FL  32127

Phone:  (386) 760-4774

Fax:  (386) 767-2994

Email:  tammy@tammyowens.com

 

CAREER OBJECTIVE:                      To become a professor of education who spearheads technology applications and motivates future teachers and administrative leaders to enhance student achievement.

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 EDUCATION:                                       Doctorate of Education
Concentration: Technology Applications

                                                                UCF, Orlando, FL    2003

 

Master of Education-Educational Leadership

                                                                Stetson University, DeLand, FL  1991

                                                                 Bachelor of Business Administration

                                                                Stetson University, DeLand, FL  1987

 

CERTIFICATION:                               Middle Grades Mathematics, Educational Leadership, Business Education, Peer Teacher, Florida Performance Measurement System, Clinical Education, Microsoft Office User Specialist (MOUS)- Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Access.

 

EXPERIENCE:                                      Adjunct Instructor-Decision Science and Education

                                                                Stetson University, DeLand, FL (Currently)

                                                                Teach statistics courses in the School of Business. Design computer projects for SPSS, Minitab, Microsoft Excel, Access, and Word.  Train students to use the school's network and Blackboard.  Supervise School Principal Intern program for Masterís Level students in the School of Education.  Communicate with administrative leaders throughout Central Florida.  Conduct seminars in current trends in education.

 

Adjunct Instructor-College of Business

                                                                Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona, FL  (1997-2006)

                                                                Instructed computer application classes. Trained students with hands-on application experience in Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Lotus software.  Demonstrated how to navigate through the World Wide Web, Internet and Netscape.  Presented lectures in computer literacy and emerging technologies.  Utilized email and Blackboard extensively.
 Technology Consultant
                                                                Tammy Owens Computer Consulting (August 1995-Present)     
Design, integrate, and monitor a network system for local company.  Assist in the training of Microsoft Office software, QuickBooks, Windows XP and other software applications.  Instruct users in the use of numerous software packages, the Internet and World Wide Web usage.
 Educational Consultant

                                                                Volusia County Schools (August 1995-2004)

                                                                Developed independent study modules for staff development in technology related information. Trained educators in various computer applications including Microsoft Office 97, Microsoft Publisher, Windows 95, and 3.1.  Arranged, marketed, and presented staff development training for support staff including attitude improvement, time management, and business communications.  Prepared curriculum for SCANS and created a web page using ActiveClassroom and Microsoft FrontPage.

    

Instructor-Business Education

                                                                Spruce Creek High School, Port Orange, FL  (August 2001-June 2002)

                                                                Instructed courses in  Computer Applications 1 and 2, keyboarding and document processing and business systems and technology.  Sponsored the Business Professionals of America club.  Initiated the development of a technology committee and spearheaded the Taglit survey for the entire faculty.

                                                                 Business Department Chairperson

                                                                Mainland High School, Daytona, FL (August 1991-1997)

                                                                Taught in the content areas of word processing, emerging technology in business, desktop publishing, office technology and keyboarding..  Established business partnerships.  Sponsored and served as District Director for FBLA.  Sponsored Interact Club.  Trained department in Micrograde, Windows 95 and WordPerfect.  Created database of alumni.  Implemented a career day involving over 100 volunteers.

  Other Interests:                         Phi Delta Kappa (East Central Florida Chapter 1345)

President (2005-2007)

Newsletter Editor (2002-2005)
 Citizens for School Planning

Political Action Committee Chairperson (2006)

                                                               

                                                                Parent Teacher Association

Creekside Middle School Secretary (2006-2007)

Sweetwater Elementary President (2004-2005)


Volusia County School District Mentor Progam
Mentor (2005-Present)
 
Volusia County School District Advisory Committee

Chairman (2007-2008)
Vice Chairman (2006-2007)

School Advisory Commitee
Creekside Middle School (2007-2008)



 CARD (Center for Autism and Related Disabilities)

Member

   References
 

 

 

Patrick C. Coggins, Ph.D., J.D.

Professor of Education

Stetson University

421 N. Woodland Blvd., Unit 8419

DeLand, FL  32720-3779

(386) 822-7360

 

Cheryl Cunningham

Chair, Information Technology Minor

Embry Riddle Aeronautical University

600 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.

Daytona Beach, Fl  32114

(386) 226-7183

 

Patricia Graham

Principal

Mainland High School

125 S. Clyde Morris Blvd.

Daytona Beach, FL  32114

(386) 226-0300

 

Tim Huth

Deputy Superintendent

Volusia County Schools

P.O. Box 2118

DeLand, FL  32721-2118

(386) 255-6475