About Renee Ellison:


Phone: (970) 385-1809        Email is the preferred method of contact.


Professional Activities




AS A HOME SCHOOL EDUCATOR -- (Durango, Colo.), 1991-

 AS AN EDUCATIONAL BUSINESS WOMAN -- (Boulder and Durango, Colo.), 1986- .

AS A SYSTEMS MANAGER -- Fruehauf's Plant and Garden Center (Boulder, Colo.), 1985.
Managed administrative work to generate systems and to improve existing systems for higher production and greater efficiency throughout the plant, from design room production to physical layout and marketing strategies. At the time, Fruehauf's had fifty employees and had sales in excess of $1.5 million.

AS AN EXECUTIVE SECRETARY -- Fruehauf's Plant and Garden Center (Boulder, Colo.), 1984.
Conducted the owner's personal correspondence, handled the office work for four store managers, answered five phone lines and worked the computer for FTD delivery orders, devised and implemented systems in various retail departments, and hired and trained supplemental personnel for peak seasons.

AS AN ENGLISH TEACHER -- Colorado Springs (Colo.) Christian School, 1982-1984.
Supervised and established a comprehensive English program for grades 7-12, wrote 11th and 12th grade curriculum, conducted workshops in St. Louis (MO.), Colorado Springs, and Denver, and directed 3 musicals. Teacher of the Year award, 1983.

AS COORDINATOR OF A GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAM -- Colorado Springs (Colo.) Christian School, 1981-82.
Designed and implemented the program, evaluated testing, taught classes, and conducted workshops in St. Louis (MO.), Colorado Springs, and Denver.

AS A PRINCIPAL -- Colorado Springs (Colo.) Christian School, 1980-81.
Supervised faculty, including hiring, problem solving, scheduling, providing and arranging for in-service training and workshops, conducting teachers' meetings, supervising curriculum planning and buying, and budgeting.

AS A TEACHER -- St. Vrain Valley School District (Longmont, Colo.) 1972-1980.




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