Tyrone L. Sessom


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 



Professional Profile

~A Journey Of A Thousand Miles Begins With A Single Step!

~
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Current Address                                                               

5443 Lagoon Court Apt. H
Terre Haute, IN  47803

Education

Master’s Degree, Human Resource Development (May 2004)
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN  47809
(812) 237-2020 

Bachelor Degree
Behavior Science Psychology/Business Administration (May 1999)
Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN  47809
(812) 237-2020

Associate Degree
Behavior Science Psychology/Sociology (May 1997)
Vincennes University

Vincennes, IN
 47591
(812) 888-8888

Diploma
Washington High School 4747 (June 1993)
West Washington Street
South Bend, IN  46619
(574) 283-7200

Work Experience

Career Counselor (October 2002-Present)
Career Center, Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN  47809
812-237-5000 

Assistant Store Manager (March 2001-October 2002)
Wal-Mart Sam's Club #1310, #1553, #1226, #2816
Terre Haute, IN  47809 

District Manager (January 2000-March 2001)
Aldi Inc.
Batavia, IL  60510

Assistant Hall Director (August 1999-January 2000) 
Residential Life, Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN  47809

Production Assistant (February 1999-August 1999)
Emmis Broadcasting
Terre Haute, IN  47809
812-232-9481

University Admissions Advisor (January 1999-August 1999)
Admissions Office, Indiana State University
Terre Haute, IN  47809
812-237-2121

Internship, Guidance Counselor (August 1998-December 1998)
Terre Haute South High School
Terre Haute, IN  47809
812-462-4255 

Independent Contractor (May 1998-June 1998)
Vector Marketing

South Bend, IN  46617

Resident Assistant (August 1997-August 1999)
Residential Life, Indiana State University                                                   
Terre Haute, IN  47809

Independent Study, Youth Camp Leader (June 1997-August 1997)
Horizons For Youth
121 Lakeview Street
Sharon, MA  02067-2758

Resident Assistant (June 1996-May 1997)
Housing,
Vincennes University

Vincennes, IN  47591

Caterer (September 1994-May 1997)
Sodexho Inc., Vincennes University
Vincennes, IN  47591

Circulation Associate (June 1991-May 1996)
Saint Joseph County Public Library
South Bend, IN  46601

Telemarketer (November 1989-February 1990)
The Signature Group Inc.
South
Bend, IN  46618

Vender (April 1988-August 1989)
Stanley Covelski Baseball Stadium
South Bend, IN  46617

Activities/Honors

   Indiana State University

  • Vincennes University Commencement Speaker (Fall 1999)
  • President of Psychological Society
  • President of The Truth and Light Bible Study Ministry
  • Motivational Speaker
  • Guest Speaker—MLK Event (January 2003)
  • Freshmen Advisor (Mi Phi-Mi)
  • Chairman of R.A. Selection Committee
  • Sodexho Focus Group Leader
  • Member of The Student Alumni Association
  • Black Student Union Director, Terre Haute South H.S.
  • Prison Out-Reach Minister

   Vincennes University

  • President of Gospel Choir     
  • President of The Disciples of Christ Bible Study Group
  • Chairman of Today's Black Men
  • Sociology  Tutor
  • Member of The Freshmen Retention Committee
  • Volunteer Child Supervisor at the Vincennes Day-Care Center

   High School

  • Member of Student Social Committee
  • Leadership (Basketball, Football and Track)
  • Who’s Who Among American High School Students
  • Homecoming King (Spring 1993)

Professional Skills

   Computer Skills

  • Operating Systems
    • Windows XP & 95/98/2000
    • DOS
    • Unix
    • Macintosh
  • Web Technologies
    • MS FrontPage
    • FTP (File Transport Program)
    • HTML
  • Packages
    • MS Office 2002
    • MS Works
    • WordPerfect
    • MS Power Point
    • Photo Editor
    • Explorer/Netscape
    • File Maker Pro
    • Banner
    • People Admin (HR Program)

  Interview Training

  • Trained with Reed & Associates (Aldi Inc.)
  • Leadership Program (Wal-Mart)

   Organization Training

  • Primer Michaels Inc. (Aldi Inc.)  

  • GroupWise (Calendar/Organizer Program, ISU)

  • Franklin Covey (ISU)

  Presentation/Communication Skills

  • Corporate Meetings (Power Point, Slide Projection)
  • Communication Seminar (Aldi Inc.)
  • Public Speaking/Motivational Speaking  (1997-Present)
  • Commencement Speaker
  • Resident Hall Counselor
  • Admissions Counselor
  • HS Guidance Counselor
  • Career Counselor
  • Out-reach Counselor (Federal Prison, Terre Haute, IN)
  • Bible Study Teacher
  • Volunteer Mentor

   Professional Projects


Contact Information

Phone: 812-237-4070
Fax: 812-237-8331  
E-mail address:
tsessom@indstate.edu
 

 

Page Designed/Maintained by: Tyrone L. Sessom
This page was last updated:  09/20/2004