Advocacy Coordinator Resume

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Carrie Oliver

289 Willison Street

Palm Springs, CA 92262



Job Objective Seeking an Advocacy Coordinator position that offers an immediate challenge, career opportunity, and advancement.

Work Experience:

Advocacy Coordinator, May 2004 – Present

Spherion, Palm Springs, CA

  • Coordinated in organizing and managing the international advocacy activities.
  • Collaborated with civil society organizations and networks around international campaigns.
  • Developed advocacy materials and learning activities.
  • Developed Communications and media outreach strategies.
  • Identified funding opportunities and provided assistance with preparation of proposals and submission of reports.
  • Provided assistance with the drafting of policy papers and contributed to the production material.

Advocacy Coordinator, March 2002 – April 2004

Northside Hospital, Palm Springs, CA

  • Coordinated in devising and implementing public advocacy campaigns.
  • Coordinated with advocacy committee for the state.
  • Organized community forums, public hearings, news conferences, rallies, panel discussions, and trainings.
  • Organized town hall meetings, speaker trainings, and related events around the state.
  • Conducted and coordinated outreach to ensure strong turn-out.
  • Conducted and facilitated follow-up with attendees to assist and encourage them in taking action.
  • Collected data and prepared information for reports.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Strong accomplished experience in planning, promoting, executing and evaluating events at local and statewide venues
  • Extensive knowledge of state development issues such as poverty, social justice and human rights
  • Exceptional knowledge and understanding of advocacy, befriending and support group provisions
  • Good knowledge of development processes and techniques
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Remarkable ability to work collaboratively and think strategically


Bachelor’s Degree in Law, Luther College, Iowa, IA

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