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Alex P. S. CV
Currently: Currently parttime evening
Spanish Instructor at Red Rocks Community College in Arvada, CO; On
call Spanish Interpreter for Langnexus of Golden, CO; former Trilingual
Executive Recruiter for Recruitment firm. June
Consultant For Spanish and French:
Globelink Foreign Language Center, Colo.Spgs.,CO.
Extensive travel in France,
Spain, Mexico. Work and study in Paris, France. Government trainedNational
Defense Education Act in French Total Immersion Program.
Twenty plus years
secondary/college classroom Spanish and French language teaching and
Teacher Trainer/Administrator/translator/interpreter in university,
community college, public and private schools, plus administrative experiences
in public and private schools and in the private sector; mother tongues,
Spanish with English, French Expert
Proficient; mastered dialects in Spanish.
plus years Sales interface
with colleges and life underwriting. Computer literate.
years experience Spanish
and French Localization, freelance translator/interpreter of tech manuals,
HR Personnel manuals, business, websites, legal, commercial, medical,
literary, software localization, international mail, linguistic reviews
localization testing, enabling of core product to ensure localizability,
school texts: Western Forge in all ISO/KPMG, company documentation,
Sears Canada, Paris Kodak, TerraSpan Website Mgmt., Thrust Overholt
Oil of Denver, RMB Products, Inc., Phillips LMS, GlencoNorthrup
Chief French Editor Publishers, Globelink Foreign Langugage Center
and Foreign Language Center of Colo. Spgs.; Colorado School Districts,
Dallas ISD, N.M.M.I.,E.N.M.U.; highly trained at the postgraduate levels
as well as the NDEA U.S.Govt.
Intensive language acquisition
programs; Spain, France/interpreter, chaperone/translator via American
Institute for Foreign Study and Education Foundation Tours. years/tours;
extensive work and travel in Mexico via Univ. de Guanajuato as Professor
of Spanish, Spain with work as a chaperone/translator and study
at the graduate level in Advanced Spanish.
WORK HISTORY: Currently Executive
Recruiter for Schwelling Recruiting Services:
trilingual global recruiter in Human Resources/ Director and Manager
Executive Levels and Quality Assurance and Control.
Consultant in Spanish and French for Globelink Foreign Language Ctr.
of Colo. Spgs. : on call for Premier Conferencing for all telephone
calls from abroad, Executive Tutoring and Advanced Conversation.
May Aug. .
Director and Grant Writer of GLOBE
Charter School, Aug., Jan.: in charge of Teachers, K
Curriculum, students; responsible for school recertification, budget,
teacher evaluations,legal arbitrations all student discipline,
public relations with community, school patrons, and interface with
other charter schools.
Guest teacher, District
Schools, French, Spanish, English: taught all levels, Colorado Springs,
Secondary School teacher
of Spanish, Douglas County Schools, Castle Rock, Colorado: taught all
levels of Spanish
Secondary School Teacher
of French, Spanish and English, Sierra HS, Harrison
School Dist. , Colo. Spgs.:
taught all levels of English with brandnew CSAP Curriculum; taught
all levels of French/ Spanish, Grades ; wrote grants for funding
of math tutoring for the district.
of Spanish and French Translators for TerraSpan Website Management;
Direct all translators and job orders; edited all translations for Spanish
and French Projects in Website Management; Payroll Analyst for French
and Spanish Translators
Spanish Project Leader/Translator,
Exclusive French Translator of all projects, HR Generalist, QA
Control Engineer @ Western Forge of Colorado Springs
In charge of all plant translations
especially for KPMG Quality Criteria, Process, Work Instruction, software
localization as it relates to ISO Documentation;Ln Engineer assuring
quality of international mail/pin products; conducted linguistic review;
modified test cases to fit Localization testing needs; enabling of core
product to ensure its localizability; in charge of all Latino interviewing,
training, hiring; promoted to Director of Training; Chief Editor of
French Sears & Roebuck, Canada; Internal Auditor for ISO
Quality Control; in charge of editing/localization of video presentations
in Spanish to the plant; Teacher/Trainer of all Supervisors in Spanish
and taught Latinos English; in charge of labor relations/ arbitration,
safety videos for Latinos; translated all HR Personnel & Training
Manuals, company policies and QA Programs; utilised multiple Spanish
dialects to increase interface with Latino populations.
Supervisor of Alternative
School, French and Spanish Teacher, Falcon School District:
Supervised and evaluated Alternative
Evening Curriculum School Programs, Students and Teachers; QA Control
monitored /analyzed/streamlined all computer software programs, teachers,
curriculum; Taught all levels of Spanish and French;CSEA Teacher
Representative; developed district criteria benchmarks in Curriculum
for Secondary Spanish and French textbooks via localization and authenticity
of culture and language.
Teacher, French and Spanish, District ;P/T Span.Prof. Pikes Peak C.C.
Teacher and Dept. Chair of Spanish. French and English; Chaperoned/Interpreter
for secondary and college students to Spain and France via Educational
Foundation Tours; taught all levels of Spanish at Pikes Peak C.C., Adult
Teacher, Motivational Speaker, L.A./Antelope Valley Union High School
District; Chief French Editor for GlencoeNorthrup Publishers of high
Spanish Teacher of all levels; also taught World History in Spanish
to Latinos; L.A.County Motivational Speaker for culturally diverse populations;
Chairman QA Control and French Localization for state textbook adoption
committee; Chief French Editor, Advanced French Levels, GlencoeNorthrup
Publishers, Northridge, California for secondary schools texts
Assistant Principal; Spanish
& French Teacher for Alex W. Spence T.A.G.; Program Admin./QA Auditor
Control for the Gifted, Head of French and Spanish Dept., Dallas Independent
School District; P/T Spanish Professor at El Centro C.C.; edited Spanish
and French texts for secondary schools.
Assistant Principal for K Elementary
Schools for Bilingual Program and Colonial Learning Center in charge
of teachers, students, Curriculum, student discipline, budget,
and teacher evaluations; Program Administrator/Teacher Trainer for Gifted
Program, "Laureate"; Supervisor and Auditor; in charge of
all Spanish PR input/output as it related to gifted, culturally diverse
populations; French and Spanish Teacher for the Gifted, /Dept. Chair
at Alex W. Spence Talented and Gifted Academy; Dallas I.S.D. Managed
$mm Gifted Program w. Fox Budget software; district Spanish spokesman
on Spanish Dallas Radio for Gifted Programs; Member of Leadership Development
Academy for School Administrators, Dallas Independent Schools. World
Language Decatholon French Judge, all advanced levels.
Planner/ Manager Sales for American Amicable Life,
for IBM; Wrote and Edited Tech Manuals at Niwot, Boulder, CO.
Spanish, French, Art, Art
Evolution Teacher, Brighton High, Brighton, CO
Developed Art Evolution Curriculum
from trip to Louvre Museum, Paris, France, Extensive graduate French
of E.S.L.Curriculum Developer, Garden City High, KS.; taught Spanish
and Art at Garden City Community College; HR Generalist/QA Control Auditor
for Farmland Foods and Iowa Beef Processors; developed and coordinated
QA Programs for Safety via OSHA and federal regulations.
French, Spanish, ArtNew Mexico Military Institute and Eastern
New Mexico UniversityAssist.Prof. of
French, Spanish, Spanish for Native Speaker , Title III Grant
Writer/Curriculum Developer/Implementer of Spanish for Native Speaker
Program ;taught all levels of Spanish, French, Art; Dept.Chair of French,
Spanish, Art/Faculty S.tor;Spanish Teacher Trainer at the Universidad
de Guanajuato, Mexico, of National Fellow for National Education
Humanities for Spanish for Native Speaker Curriculum Development
@New Mexico State University, college level; Jean Mignolet Award via
Alliance Francaise de Denver to study art in the Louvre in Paris,
France; Randolph Hearst Award to conduct advanced comparative literature
research of library consortiums in Southwest U.S. as compared
to Central America and Mexico.
M.A., Ed. Admin.,Type D, the Univ.
of Colo. at Colo. Spgs., MidMgmt. Certificate, Ed.Admin.,Univ. of North
// Ph.D.ABD in Spanish,
the Univ. of N. Mex.; M.A., French, Colo.St.Univ.; BA in Spanish, French,
and Art at Eastern N. Mex. Univ. ; Doctorate work in advanced Spanish
Conversation and the Spanish American Novel via Combative Literature
at the Univ. of N. Mex. and at the Universidad de Salamanca, Spain;
Professor of Spanish/Bilingual Ed. Teacher Trainer at the Universidad
de Guanajuato, Mexico under the auspices of Eastern New Mexico
Executrained in Colorado Springs: Access, Excel, Powerpoint, Windows
/ and ; DTP PC skilled, Berlitz, LanguageWare, Accent, Globelink,
HP K, MS Word, Publisher, familiar with Trados Workbench/Windows.
Other Skills: Professional
Artist of the Southwest: presented exhibit at the Colorado Springs
Airport, July, August, Sept. ', with "Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo"
theme; Art Sponsor for the Hispanic Chamber of Colo. Spgs., S. artwork
to commemorate Hispanic Business Leaders in business or more years
in the Colo.Spgs. area at the Annual Gala held at the Broadmoor Hotel;
Sept. S. Art Exhibit at Borders Bookstore @Chapel Hills Mall,
Colo. Spgs; winner of library juried competition to exhibit pieces
at Cheyenne Mt. Library and Fountain Library to include Phantom
Canyon Restaurant in Colo. Spgs.