Kaitlin Gardner

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Kaitlin
Gardner
Crown Point, Indiana, USA
Bronze Honor Society Member
Purdue  ( May-2024 )
Intended Job Path
I plan on becoming a Commercial Airline Pilot.
Honors & Awards
Fall 2020 Dean's List
Girls Varsity Swim Team Mental Attitude Award
I won this award freshman year of high school for motivating my teammates and having a positive attitude.
Magna Cum Laude
I graduated high school with a 4.0 GPA
Scholar Athlete Award
All four years of high school I received this award for maintaining above a 3.5 GPA.
National Honor Society
Rotary Club
Girls Varsity Swim Team Captain
I was team captain sophomore and senior years.
Education
purdue university-main campus
aviation - professional pilot
2020 to 2024
Job Experience
lifeguard/swim instructor
Crown Point Parks Department, Hub Pool - Lifeguard and Swim Instructor Lifeguard: Responsible for safety of all patrons and maintaining a clean facility Swim Instructor: I taught young children the fundamentals of swimming, which ensured a safer environment during pool hours
May, 2018 to September, 2018
lifeguard/swim instructor
Dean and Barbara White Southlake YMCA - Lifeguard and Swim Instructor Lifeguard: Responsible for maintaining a safe environment for patrons and providing rescue when needed. Swim Instructor: instructed lessons to improve young children’s swimming abilities, which led to a safer pool environment
May, 2019 to August, 2019
Summer Internship
Region Flyers, Valparaiso, IN - Internship Assisted maintenance staff in maintaining cleanliness of various aircraft
May, 2019 to August, 2019
Major
aviation - professional pilot
Language Proficiency
English (US)
Advanced
Greek
Beginner
Volunteering
Past Secretary and Vice President 1. Harvest For the Hungry: Bagged over 500 Thanksgiving meals for families in need 2. Serve Thanksgiving dinner to elderly shut-ins every year. 3. Coat and Hat Drive 4. Christmas Carol every year around the community 5. Family Fun Night: Event organized every October to raise money for senior scholarships 6. Build-a-Bear for St. Jude: Donated Build-a-Bears to the children at our local St. Jude shelter
GOYA(Greek Orthodox Youth of America)
August, 2010 to May, 2020
Organizations

GOYA(Greek Orthodox Youth of America)

Aviation Club

Purdue Professional Pilots

Women in Aviation International- Purdue

Hellenic American Leadership Council- Purdue

Purdue Swim Club

Hobbies
1. I have been a competitive swimmer for 10 years. 2. I enjoy anything outdoors: hiking, biking, kayaking, white water rafting 3. Reading books helps me alleviate stress.
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