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Sara Larson

Major: Event Management



Company/Organization: kansas city sports commission
Company/Organization website: http://www.sportkc.org/
Destination: kansas city, mo
Timeframe: summer

Advisor/Coordinator Email: rmcclain@iastate.edu

I was responsible for...
attending meetings and taking notes, leading large volunteer groups for triathlon event, assisting with execution of Camp WIN, daily office tasks

I accomplished...
Being able to communicate and lead 150 volunteers

I learned...
it is ok to speak up if you have a question or concern in a meeting, it could be a valid point no one thought of

Advice for others...
don't be afraid to ask for more responsibility if you feel you can handle it

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