Resume of Maureen A. Reintjes

 Resume of Maureen Reintjes

Community leader ready to put to work experienced communication, social media administration, technical support, and customer service skills in your organization.


  • Founder of Kansas City Metro Networking Job Club (over 3,172 members); Founder Kansas City Metro Networking Job Club’s LinkedIn group (over 1,950 members)
  • Selected as panelist for the Department of Labor’s Job Club Symposium – Kansas City, MO (January 2012)
  • Honored twice with invite by the Secretary of the Department of Labor to participate in a select roundtable on jobs (May 2011 & Sept. 2012)
  • Nominated/Awarded scholarship to Department of Justice National Missing and Unidentified Persons System ( Academy
  • Founder/Administrator of Peace for Missing and Unidentified Persons Support site for families of the missing and command central for the federal Help Find the Missing Act (Billy’s Law)
  • ScholarshipRecipientFoxValleyTechnicalCollegeResponding to Missing and Unidentified Persons National Training Conference
  • Past facilitator of Church of the Nativity’s Career Transition Group (1995-2004) (Leawood,KS): Reorganized and marketed group and through my direct efforts built into a nationally known group. Designed and maintained web site with resume bank. Founded and administrated their Yahoo networking group
  • Past Parent Teacher Organization President (1989):Chosenby my peers to successfully lead school through a challenging time with a role that encompassed media liaison, school board liaison and local government liaison. Additionally, organized major health fair; multiple successful sales events; and arranged for professional speaker events on the topics of community, parenting and safety
  • Quoted in newspapers; guest on radio shows


  • Adept at interfacing with media and promoting a cause or story. Work with both national and local media both print and TV in promoting a cause and/or bringing awareness
  • Experienced speaker
  • Knowledge and experience using all forms of social media to get the word out as well as traditional means

Computer Skills:

  • Web Designer / Desktop Publisher/ Technology Trainer. Applications: Adobe CS5: Dreamweaver (Dw), PhotoShop (Ps), Fireworks (Fw), Illustrator (Ai); Acrobat Pro; Adobe Forms, Microsoft products: Publisher, Excel, Word, Access. Web Conferencing (WebEx); Adept at self learning and training others. Design newsletters, bulletins, brochures, pamphlets, programs, flyers, forms, business cards, and graphic designs.


  • Experienced internet based training editor and test writer
  • Experienced writing press releases for both non profit and corporate organizations
  • Professional résumé writer
  • Designer/writer of marketing materials

Work History:

Sacred Heart Parish Office, Shawnee, KS (suburb of Kansas City),
April 2002 – Present

  • Communications: Web design, Web updating, Press release writing, Media liaison, Weekly 10 page publication, Facility Event scheduling

Choice Hotels International, Phoenix, AZ
January, 2006 – January, 2007

  • Property Support Coordinator: Technical support of over 5,000 properties

International Institute of the Americas, Phoenix, AZ

  • Instructor: Access, Excel, Fundamentals of Computers, and Keyboarding classes
  • Up for award as favorite teacher; first time new faculty was ever chosen

Deskside Assist, Overland Park, KS
May 1993 – 2005

  • Technical: Web Design, Digital Imaging, Web Conferencing, Internet Marketing, Technical Writing, Desktop Publishing, Newsletters, Form Design (Traditional and Internet), Presentations, Resume Writing
  • Assisted major client with marketing a web conferencing package to over 300 franchises and corporate stores. Created all promotional presentations to facilitate in the marketing of this package. Trained franchise managers on the use of web conferencing. Created all presentations for yearly conference which included animations and movie clips in PowerPoint presentations) Wrote online test questions for franchises and corporate stores. Administered and updated the online testing site. Contract extended an additional year.

First Biomedical, Inc., Olathe, KS
June 1999 – Sept. 2000

  • Web page design and updating, Internet marketing, Identifying auction and inventory web sites and placing products on these sites, Software/Hardware troubleshooting, Flyer and form design, Monthly rental invoicing and collections

The Zimmer Cos., Kansas City, MO
January – June 1999

  • Marketing Manager: Ad design and media submission, Writing and submission of press releases, Media scheduling and coordination, Web page updating, Proposal coordination and formatting

ISCC, Kansas City, MO

  • Technical Writer at H&R Block (Contract assignment)
  • Assisted documentation manager with the formatting of an application guide and a business proposal

Church of the Nativity, Leawood, KS (suburb of Kansas City),
January 1994 – January 1998

  • Communications: Created weekly newsletter, quarterly newsletters, and all other desktop publishing and communication needs of the parish
  • Leadership: Liaison and coordinator of 50 organizations within the parish. Reorganized and facilitated Nativity’s Career Transition Group
  • Publicity: Responsible for parish media publicity
  • Technical: Membership database management (new member and volunteer) using Parish Data Systems (PDS). Software/Hardware training and troubleshooting

Academic Degree/Ongoing Education

  • B. A. in Management and Human Relations – MidAmerica Nazarene University
  • Victim’s Advocate Team Kansas NamUs Academy Nov. 2010
  • Fox Valley Technical College Responding to Missing and Unidentified Persons National Training Conference – Scholarship Recipient (Feb 2011):
  • The Foundation Center Grant Writing Training Program (Writing basics/Search basics) (May 2011)



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