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January   2016

Beth Simerson, Corporate Secretary
Hotel Paradise Africa, LLC

Beth comes to Hotel Paradise Africa with 10+ years of experience in the wireless industry, coordinating projects for some of southern California's biggest telecommunication companies such as: Verizon Wireless, AT&T, and Bechtel. As an administrative manager, Beth was responsible for decisions that brought projects to fruition. From completing application, to research in zoning, city planning & regulations, obtaining permits, to coordinating work crews, engineers and equipment, to office management, Beth brings the skill set of extensive hands-on management experience to Hotel Paradise Africa LLC.


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Wireless Project Coordinator Reliant Land Services, Orange, CA

Prepares or reviews various reports, forms, e-mail messages, trackers, documents and various correspondences

Maintain a high degree of integrity when communicating with the project team, external customers and vendors

Develops, maintains and continuously monitors accurate and complete files for projects and programs

Updates necessary internal and external tracking system(s) and databases daily to ensure that project and/or program status reporting is current and accurate

Tracks project deliverables and forecasted dates while monitoring deadlines

Provides regular and timely reports highlighting variances in the data for project management review

Provides data entry to support management ensuring accurate tracking of project deliverables in Quickbase

Provides status reports to project managers and other key personnel as requested, communicating project issues prior to reaching critical status

Creates and distributes internal and external correspondence relevant to the project

Communicates status of assigned tasks to manager as well as team members and other departments as needed

Provides additional administrative support as required

Research and obtain information regarding all applicable planning, zoning codes, and regulations which would affect the development of a site

Submit to Building & Safety for various local jurisdictions completed packages for Permit Issuance

Wireless Project Coordinator GSI-LLC, Carson, CA (TURF Vendor, AT&T)

Provide administrative support to multiple CM's & Client as needed

Assist Warehouse Manager

Siterra management

Meeting minutes

Vendor Management

Document uploading & tracker management as needed

Wireless Construction Coordinator, Verizon Wireless, Irvine, CA

To provide administrative support to multiple assigned personnel within the project requirements

Prepare proposals for new work as required using the Verizon Wireless Frictionless Proprietary Software

Prepare MOP approvals as requested by the construction managers and vendors, using Verizon Wireless Proprietary Software

Administrative support and data entry including document uploads and enteringdatachanges to company systems including Microsoft Excel spreadsheets and Database

Upload project Close-outs to the Verizon Wireless Proprietary Software

Regularly interact with operations staff, external construction vendors to schedule construction changes thru the Verizon Wireless Proprietary Software as needed

Ability to work independently in a fast-paced dynamic work-environment with constantly changing priorities

Energetic self-starter /team player with exceptional interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills

WIRELESS REGULATORY COMPLIANCE SUPPORT -Black & Veatch (TURF Vendor AT&T) Cerritos, CA

Monitored compliance in regards to FAA/FCC guidelines for RF Exposure Safety and NEPA / SHPO

Retrieved and reviewed Phase 1 environmental reports against proposed scope of work for compliance requirements

Communicated activities with team members, and other departments as needed .Ordered applicable Compliance documents per FAA/FCC, RF Safety and Client guidelines. Performed updates of Client Regulatory Databases

Performed upload of Compliance Deliverables to Siterra as requested by Client

Provide Compliance Deliverables to Close Out team, as applicable

Updates to internal databases as required. Provide status reports to Compliance Manager

Review and approve site specific documents. Review quality and completeness of site specific documentation

Provides customer service and integrity when dealing with client

Other duties or special projects, as assigned

OFFICE MANAGER/PROJECT COORDINATOR The Fencing Pro, Inc. Stanton, CA

Ensure smooth operation of day-to-day business for fence construction company w/ 10 full-time employees

Schedule estimates, originate bids/ contracts, generate invoices/change orders and track client billing

Organize office operations/procedures to ensure organizational efficiency and effectiveness

Work closely with company President to meet company's project scheduling, equipment, and organizational needs

Receive, monitor and resolve customer concerns

Provide customer service fielding approximately 60 phone calls daily on multi-line phone

Manage accounts payable and receivable

Compile employee hours and liaise with company payroll services

Coordinate other office support services as necessary

LICENSED REAL ESTATE SALESPERSON

Worked as independent contractor in Orange County residential market Salesperson (Current)State of California Department of Real Estate License #01509451

COMPLIANCE COORDINATOR II Bechtel Telecommunications Cerritos, CA

Managed compliance project for wireless site development department of Southern California

Provided technical guidance and information related to project planning and scheduling implementation

Prepared and submitted Phase 1 and NEPA Environmental packages

Reviewed and scrutinized all regulatory documentation, including zoning determination and conditions imposed by local jurisdictions, state regulatory requirements, federal requirements, filing (FAA, FCC, MEP)

Verified evidence of fully executed leases with appropriate exhibits, final zoning approval documentation and drawings, building permits and stamped construction drawings to ensure consistency

Tracked and monitored regional cell site packages for progress

Beth's enthusiasm for the Hotel Paradise Africa's project and her many years in management make her the perfect person for the position of corporate secretary.