Sample Community Development Specialist Resume

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Ellen Brown
2247 Hayhurst Lane
Southfield, MI 48075

Job Objective To acquire a position as a Community Development Specialist that allows me to use my abilities to enhance and grow with the company.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Huge experience in community management and development
  • Skilled in Income Development and special event management and implementation
  • In-depth knowledge of fundraising techniques
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Superior leadership, management and motivational skills
  • Outstanding ability to write reports, business correspondence and procedure manuals

Work Experience:

Community Development Specialist, May 2006 – Present
Habitat for Humanity, Southfield, MI

  • Identified and developed opportunities to match demographics interests with program needs.
  • Supported development of community teams and individuals.
  • Developed leadership training opportunities to encourage diverse participation in community and volunteer activities.
  • Oversaw maintenance of records and databases to ensure all necessary information is up-to-date for individuals, groups, trips and events.
  • Monitored budget information for specific programs.

Community Development Specialist, March 2003 – April 2006
Heartland Kidney Network, Southfield, MI

  • Developed, coordinated and conducted facility educational initiatives related to emergency preparedness.
  • Coordinated and facilitated the Network’s internal emergency preparedness plan.
  • Participated in Community Emergency Response Coalition (CER) activities.
  • Advised facilities by providing technical assistance related to risk management, emergency planning and state survey readiness.
  • Conducted educational training on managing difficult patients, mediation and conflict resolution.


Bachelor’s Degree in Sales & Communications, Foothill College, Los Altos Hills, CA

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