Elysha J

Virtual Assistant

Elysha Johnson

Elysha has a great personality that is the perfect fit for clients looking for someone to be an extension of themselves, their brand, and thier business. She is inquisitive, focused, and determined.

Elysha has management experience and significant leadership qualities. She works well in professional environments and has excellent communication skills. She has a keen, creative eye, is highly-organized and thrives in deadline-driven environments. Elysha is a person of integrity who always strives for excellence.

In addition to her role at My BTLR, Elysha is also a budding pastry chef. She enjoys making people happy with her food skills ... and her virtual assistant prowess!


Special Skills

  • Computer Savvy

  • Writing & Editing

  • Event & Travel Planning

  • Research

  • High-volume Scheduling

Experience

Virtual Assistant
My BTLR LLC
Apr 2018 – Present

  • Virtual assistant for personal and business clients including both small business, not-for-profit, and personal clients.

  • Provides internal support for My BTLR corporate marketing, blog article creation, and other project-based support.

Manager
Compass Group USA
Jul 2017 – January 2019
Dallas, Texas

  • Responsible for hiring, orientation, training, and development of qualified staff

  • Ensures all invoices are processed and paid promptly

  • Places weekly orders and maintains inventory

  • Audits weekly inventory and sales reports

  • Organizes and executes catered events

  • Assists Director/Assistant Director of Dining Services with daily operations

  • Oversees daily production duties

  • Reviews and upholds service standards

  • Engages with customers and clients daily to maintain customer relations

Pastry Cook (Seasonal)
Kiawah Island Golf Resort
Feb 2017 – Jul 2017
Kiawah Island, SC

  • Planned, prepped, set up and provided quality service in all areas of restaurant production to include, but not limited to all menu items supplied by outlet kitchen

  • Maintained and contributed to a positive work environment

  • Performed job functions with attention to detail, speed and accuracy

  • Prioritized, organized, delegated work and followed through with assigned tasks

  • Remained a clear thinker, remained calm and resolved problems using sound judgment

  • Worked well under pressure of meeting production schedules and timelines of service

  • Handled multiple tasks at one time while maintaining a high level of professionalism

  • Worked well with others, promoted a team environment, and contributed to the growth and success of the team

Executive Assistant
Keller Williams Realty Centre
Sep 2014 – Sep 2015
Columbia, MD

  • Managed and coordinated all aspects of the buying and selling transaction

  • Designed and implemented systems

  • Managed all databases

  • Tracked and coordinated leads

  • Handled customer inquiries and complaints

  • Created and maintained operations manual documenting systems

  • Performed monthly bookkeeping tasks

Temporary Administrative Assistant
Structural Preservations Systems
Jun 2014 – Sep 2014
Elkridge, MD

  • Prepared documents and presentations for the Vice President and Office

  • Coordinated with office personnel to complete and submit special projects

  • Entered payroll

  • Screened telephone calls and forwarded to the appropriate individuals

  • Reviewed, processed and distributed internal and external mail

  • Compiled, organized and filed various documents

  • Edited and distributed newsletters

  • Corresponded with vendors

  • Assisted in the care and maintenance of the office

Administrative Assistant
The Jacaranda Center for Family and Youth Development, Inc.
Sep 2007 – Sep 2014
Columbia, MD & Zambia, Southern Africa

  • Prepared professional and promotional material for both targeted presentations and general disbursement

  • Managed hospitality services during various programs, which included caterers and childcare volunteers

  • Engaged in front-office operations such as making phone calls, faxing, and generating various document

  • Developed and taught vocational and entrepreneurial skills for eight (8) young girls in Zambia, Southern Africa

  • Organized book drives and collected 1,000 books for Hope and Faith Community School in Zambia, establishing the school’s first library

Education

Johnson & Wales University
Bachelor of Science (BS), 2017
Summa Cum Laude
Baking & Pastry Arts and Food Service Management

Hofstra University
Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA), 2013
Cum Laude
Entrepreneurship