Sydney Starks
3369076672
3673 Oak Chase Dr
High Point, NC 27265
Education/Career Objective
Education
The Middle College at GTCC-Greensboro2016-2020Greensboro, North Carolina
Guilford Technical Community College2016-2020Greensboro, North Carolina
Community Service/Employment
Andy's Frozen Custard2018-presentSales Associate

 

I work as a sales associate which involves me interacting with my co-workers, customers, and my management. My tasks include preparing the products in a timely manner to give to the customers.

Sleep Out for Homeless2016-presentPackage Distribution Leader

A program that raises awareness about the homeless in the community by raising donations and sleeping outside all night in cardboard. I was in charge of leading a small group of students while making care packages, and I also supervised the distribution of those packages.

Project Go Grow2016-presentHead Coordinator

 

A project where my school collected food to combat food insecurity in the area. I visited North Carolina’s Agricultural and Technical State University’s student co-op where I planted produce and distributed them to the community. I also visited a elementary school located in a food desert and educated them on good nutrition.

Foundation for FIghting Blindness2016-presentVision Walk Volunteer

I volunteer for the Foundation for FIghting Blindness' Vision Walk which fundraisers money to go towards degenerative eye disease research. 

Extracurricular Activities
Foundation for Ensuring Access and Equity2018-presentPresident

I am one of the presidents for the College Planning Cohort Leadership Board. My tasks include preparing for meetings and assisting my peers in their learning experience throughout their time in the cohort. 

The Middle College at GTCC- Greensboro2018-presentPresident

I serve as the president for my school's service learning ambassadors club. I am in charge of planning our service projects, coordinating fundraisers, and communicating with advisors and community members to complete service projects. 

WVICC Education Ministry2018-presentFounder and Chief Student Officer

I created and lead the education ministry at my church. This program provides academic support and guidance to the youth of the church through the college planning cohort and extra curricular activities. 

The Middle College at GTCC-Greensboro2017-presentStaff Editor

I am one of the editors in chief on my school's yearbook staff. My tasks including managing the book, setting deadlines, monitoring the progress of the book, and revising the finished product. 

WVICC Youth Council2017-presentFinancial Chair

I act as the financial chair for my church's youth council. My responsibilities include making a budget for the youth ministry's spendings, contacting church members to sponsor our ministry, and planning, alongside with the main church accounting office, fundraisers for the youth. 

EMC-GTCC American Heart Association Heart Chase for Highschool Club2017-presentFounder and President

I planned the first county wide High School Heart Chase at my school which promotes youth heart health. I was in charge of the creative and logistical aspects of the event from creating the games to communicating with the school administration and our America Heart Association partners. I also brought in local, state, and national businesses to sponsor this event. 

Guilford County School System2017-presentSuperintendent’s Student Advisor

I participate on the student advisory council for my county's superintendent. I provide insight of the needs of my school to the members of the school board and the superintendent personally. I also work on county wide service projects for the school system. 

Chroma Up Inc.2018Ambassador

I act as an ambassador for a new start up company, Chroma Up, which provides highschool students with guidance and tips for getting into college. 

National Conference for Community and Justice2018Ambasador

I act as an ambassador for the National Conference for Community and Justice. My job is to help the organization promote equality and social justice through teaching ANYDAY programs at schools across the county. 

Wake Forest University2018College LAUNCH Member

College LAUNCH is a nine-month college preparatory program, at Wake Forest,  which focuses on social justice and leadership development.

Honors and Awards
Four Star Leadership Institute2018Four Star Leadership Award

I was given this award for my completion of the General Tommy Franks' Four Star Leadership Program in which 70 of the top students in America were brought to Oklahoma City for a 5-day summit on leadership development. 

The Middle College at GTCC- Greensboro2017National Honors Society

I was granted membership into my school's chapter of the National Honor's Society for my academic success and community and school based involvement.

Guilford County School System2017Service Learning Diploma

I received this diploma for having exceeded 250 service learning hours. 

The Middle College at GTCC-Greensboro2017Student of the Quarter

I was recognized as Student of the Quarter for my academic achievements. 

Dr. Charles A. Monroe2016, 2017Award of Academic Excellence

I received this award for having the highest GPA in my age group in my youth group.

World Victory International Christian Center2016, 2017Certificate of Academic Excellence

I received this award for having a 4.0 GPA throughout the entire year.

Skills