Emily Jacobs

6529 Del Playa, Santa Barbara, CA 93117 • (559) 308–4159 •

Summary of Qualifications

  • Consistently demonstrates advanced writing and editing skills
  • Works well under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Committed to delivering quality work at every opportunity
  • Eager and able to take on leadership roles
  • Proficient at Microsoft Office and able to type 55 words per minute


Bachelor of Arts in Sociology

Minor in Professional Writing

University of California, Santa Barbara 2013 — Current

Dean’s Honors: Fall 2014, Winter 2015, Spring 2015

3.56 GPA

Work Experience

Personal Attendant for Supported Living

Devereux California; Santa Barbara, CA April 2015 — Current

  • Devoted to providing exceptional care to adult clients with mental deficiencies in the Santa Barbara community
  • Excelled in CPR and self-defense classes, as well as the 30 hours of sensitivity training
  • Obtained crucial organizational, leadership, and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of how to balance books and handle finances

Delivery Driver/Caterer

Silvergreen’s Restaurant; Santa Barbara, CA December 2014 — April 2015

  • Experienced time constraints and a necessity for multitasking
  • Required versatility and ability to elicit confidence to build rapport
  • Skilled at working independently within the company with the constant addition of new responsibilities, including eventual team leader

Temporary Employee

Quad Knopf Engineering; Visalia, CA Summer 2014

  • Spearheaded various projects individually and in coordination with engineers biologists, and grant writers
  • Able to efficiently work alone professionally and meet project deadlines
  • Gained valuable skills in data mining, data collection, and data compilation

Activities and Interests

Interested in creating a workable profile of skills for the professional legal career. Currently working towards a minor in Professional Writing under the Civic Engagement track and an internship at the Santa Barbara courthouse under Judge Hill.