Hi, I'm Mandy Power!
19 April 1988 – Nashville, TN
Bachelor's of Science - Business Entrepreneurship
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga - Graduation December 2015
Magna Cum Laude
Winner of the 2015 UTC CEO Club Elevator Pitch
Semi-finalist in Southeastern Entrepreneurship Conference Pitch Competition 2016
Winner of the UTC Spirit of Entrepreneurship Award 2016
Member of Golden Key Honors Society
Associate's of Science - Business Administration
Chattanooga State Community College - Graduation May 2014
Summa Cum Laude
Member of Phi Theta Kappa Honors Society
What's In My Kitchen?
Co-Founder - April 2015 - Present
What’s In My Kitchen? is a recipe app currently in the conceptual stage of development. As Co-Founder, I am responsible for overseeing the marketing and financial aspects of the business.
M. Power Makeup
Owner/Makeup Artist - March 2013 - Present
As the owner and operator of M. Power Makeup, not only do I oversee all business operations while leveraging social media and networks for business growth, but I also perform makeup application services for weddings and other special occasions. I also consult with clients on general skincare and beauty.
City of Chattanooga
Intern - September 2015 - December 2015
During my time as an intern, I was privileged enough to work with the Chattanooga City Council under the direct supervision of Councilman Yusuf Hakeem of District 9. I performed general office and/or administrative tasks as needed for the Councilman while also assisting the Councilman by developing and managing his social media presence.
Operations Advisor - August 2011 - December 2013
As an Operations Advisor, I wore many hats within the company. I was chiefly responsible for processing down payments on vehicle transactions, coordinating with local government agencies to assist customers with vehicle registration, and coordinating with vendors to ensure proper documentation for each vehicle. I was also asked several times to train and mentor Operations Advisors around the state of Tennessee. I also maintained an organized office environment through routine office management tasks, reconciled daily credit card transactions, reconciled petty cash, and maintained a balanced cash drawer.
Business Office Associate - July 2009 - August 2011
During my time at CarMax, I was mainly responsible for coordinating with local government agencies to assist customers with registering their vehicles in their home counties as well as coordinating with vendors to ensure proper documentation for our merchandise. I composed detailed packages providing customers with all the necessary documents required for the sale and purchase of vehicles in 8 states. I also maintained an organized office environment through routine office management tasks. I also managed daily schedules for other associates while providing coaching, training, and feedback to aid in team growth.
95% CompleteMS Office Suite 95%
50% CompleteAdobe Photoshop 50%
65% CompleteAudacity Audio Editing 65%
70% CompleteEvent Planning 70%
65% CompleteMarketing 65%
80% CompleteConflict Resolution 80%
I have been writing short stories since I was a child and I continue to do so for my own enjoyment.
I am lucky enough to have a bit of musical talent – I sing, write, and play the dulcimer (poorly).
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