Makenzi Holland

667 South 2nd East • Rexburg ID, 83440 • • 916.295.8865


Current Communications Student                                                 September 2014

Brigham Young University-Idaho

Rexburg, Idaho

  • Emphasis in Visual Media

Work Experience

Product Specialist                                                        October 2012- 2014

The Closet Doctor

Lincoln, CA

  • Worked at Home and Garden Show in Sacramento at Cal Expo
  • Answer questions and inform potential buyers about products and services supplied
  • Discuss pricing and customization options with interested buyers
  • Demonstrate function of cabinetry, accessories, and wall bed function
  • Collect customer information for future follow up and sales
  • Set up and tear down cabinetry displays at beginning and end of show

Janitorial Services                                              April 2012- September 2014

The Closet Doctor

  • Maintain cleanliness of showroom displays, restrooms, and general office space
  • Vacuum, sweep, mop floors for professional and clean appearance of showroom
  • Empty receptacles in timely manner to manage neatness
  • Perform any other janitorial task for upkeep of office health

Food Services                                                     May 2012- September 2013

Fresh Squeezed Lemonade Stop

Lincoln CA

  • Worked seasonal city events selling handcrafted lemonade
  • Handled an counted money in an honest, quick, accurate manner
  • Operated hydraulic mechanisms for ingredient preparation
  • Filled custom drink orders for customers in a fast paced environment
  • Set up and tear down booth and equipment
  • Maintained a neat and clean workspace at all times
  • Advertised and sold drinks on foot around event

Volunteer Experience

Creative Marketing Counsel (Student Activities)     January 2015- Present

BYU- Idaho

Rexburg, Idaho

  • Canvass at busy locations and survey people to gather data
  • Organize gathered data
  • Generate applicable promotional events for competitive sports at the university
  • Work as a team to get planned events launched and successful

Peer Counselor                                                    September 2012- June 2013

Whitney High School

Rocklin, CA

  • Create a welcoming and open environment for students
  • Discuss grades and ways of improvement with peers of similar age group
  • Use different tactics of speaking to better relate to individual
  • Be an open, caring, confidential, ear for listening to students

Youth Committee Leader                                   February 2011- December 2013

Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints

Lincoln, CA

  • Conducted youth planning meetings for future events
  • Planned events to foster bonding and fun for youth of 1,00+ ages 12-18
  • Learned how to manage groups of people in event set up and clean up
  • Responsible for decor for monthly dances for youth
  • Work with supervising leaders to approve plans and coordinate schedules for events


Relevant Coursework

  • Public Speaking, Visual Media, Interpersonal Practice and Theory, Writing for Communications Career- BYU-Idaho
  • AP Biology, Microeconomics, U.S. History- Whitney High School, Rocklin CA


  • Distinguished Community Service- 221+ hours documented, various experiences, May 2014, Whitney High School
  • Outstanding Cadet of the Semester- Air Force Junior ROTC program, May 2011, Whitney High School

Link to PDF of resume: Resume PDF

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