Todd Lucas
Euless, TX
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Dedicated and energetic teacher that is eager to continue to develop and hone skills as a professional educator where prior and considerable skills as a corporate trainer and certified teacher can... show more

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Work experience
Amazon Fulfillment
Inventory Control / Quality Assurance (ICQA) Associate/ ICQA Problem Solver

• Ensured validity and accuracy of on-site physical and virtual inventory stock data via electronic scanning devices.
• Maintained quality assurance by following and enforcing bin maintenance guidelines among other associates.
• Problem solver for physical and virtual inventory correcting bar code and scanning issues, damages, or other variances.
• Ambassador for ICQA department, responsible for training new hire employees in the ICQA Process.


Birdville / Carroll / Coppell / Frisco / HEB ISD
Substitute Teacher

• Carried out the program of study prescribed in the lesson plans left by the classroom teacher and established a classroom environment that is conducive to learning.
• Guided the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives as indicated in the lesson plans for the lessons, units, or projects assigned.
• Employed instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for meeting lesson objectives.

Birdville / Carroll / Frisco / HEB / Plano ISD
Substitute Teacher

• Carried out the program of study prescribed in the lesson plans left by the classroom teacher and established a classroom environment that is conducive to learning.
• Guided the learning process toward the achievement of curriculum goals and objectives as indicated in the lesson plans for the lessons, units, or projects assigned.
• Employed instructional methods and materials that are most appropriate for meeting lesson objectives.

Arlington Independent School District
World Geography Teacher

• Aided in creation and continued development of a new 9th Grade center for Sam Houston High School. Center was to be model for remaining high schools in the Arlington Independent School District.
• Earned high marks for the quality of classroom teaching, lesson plans and instructional methods used in teaching diverse geographic subjects.
• Developed creative and innovative approaches to instruction that were different from previous instructional methods, yet did not differ greatly from what the students were already used to. Technology integration was used in delivery of the curriculum, as was interactive presentations and classroom involvement.
• Created over 50 interactive, student- centered lesson plans per academic year. Implemented lesson plans and developed learner assessments for each unit of study.
• Consistently cited and evaluated as highly effective, creative, and proficient in a teaching environment.
• Delivered instructional lessons to educational content facilitators on new technology and tech applications for classroom use, and appropriate methods of implementation.
• Consistently commended for ability to relate lesson content to students utilizing terminology relative to their comprehension, utilize impromptu “dramas” to help enhance students’ comprehension and retention of lesson material.
• Educated team of content teachers on new technologies and applications to be used in the classroom, as well as provided training on these systems, as well as demonstrated their flexibility to be used beyond initial product descriptions.

Co-Op Financial Services
Internet Loan Processor

• Provided internet based loan application underwriting for Credit Union client base of over 400 credit unions. Productivity, time adherence, and accuracy reports were initiated, analyzed, and processed.
• Managed and provided loan underwriting support services for over 100 credit unions nationwide, with
responsibility for assessing credit worthiness and high levels of accuracy.
• Assisted with cross-departmental development, implementation and continual improvement and testing of new credit union service products and processes.
• Selected for core pilot group for new outbound service program to enhance service and company value to clients.

RCM Technologies
Data Network Technician / Site Supervisor

• Created and installed data network system cabling support systems for schools within the Dallas Independent
School District while learning new processes and methods of data network creation.
• Achieved consistent high quality inspection reports for all installed data network hardware, Mainframe and Intermediate distribution systems (MDF/IDF) and support structures, as well as high efficacy ratings on installed data network systems, cable routing and management, and support infrastructure and architecture.
• Trained and managed new installation technicians and teams on required installation practices, as well as managing time records, site inventory, site security, site safety, all while maintaining the same expected high levels of quality and service.
• Was named site supervisor in charge of several projects and site teams within 3 months as a result of initial project completion. All projects completed with high inspection marks from site inspectors.

Nissan Motor Acceptance Corporation

• Responsible for maintenance and upkeep of all customer account documentation, compiling reports, file preparations, providing customer service excellence to lease customers stemming from inbound call center queues, updating consumer credit reports, and maintaining up to date records and information on nationwide tax data.
• Trained new and existing employees, up to and including corporate headquarter vice presidents and regional managers, on NMAC lease account systems and customer support techniques, contract procedures and standards, tax laws, and termination procedures.
• Created Excel spreadsheets to track damage and mileage on customer lease accounts. This was created in order to enhance the newly created Lease Customer Network’s ability to accurately record and reconcile reports provided by dealers and independent inspectors on the turn-in condition of lease vehicles at the end of lease term.

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Dependable
I can be counted on to complete whatever task, objective, or job is needed.
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Flexible
I am able to adapt to new requirements, situations, or environments.
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Problem-solver
I am skilled in finding solutions to difficult issues.

Education
University of Texas
Masters, Education Curriculum and Instruction

• Research Study - "Technology Use and Student Engagement in the Classroom"


University of Texas
Bachelors, Interdisciplinary Studies, focus on World History/Foreign Politics

• Capstone Paper - "Assessing the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) Test"

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