Dewanna K Thornton

Army 79R E-7, Active Duty

Fort Sam Houston, San Antonio, TX

Years of Service: 19 years, June 2001 - Present

ETS June 2021


Experience

Human Resource Recruiter, U. S. Army,
October 2015 - Present

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader, U. S. Army,
September 2010 - April 2012

Business Unit Training Coordinator, U. S. Army,
September 2009 - August 2010

Education

Associate of Appplied Science, Central Texas College,
October 2004 - December 2017

Work Experience

Human Resource Recruiter October 2015 - Present

Army | 79R | E-7 | Ohio City, Cleveland, OH, USA

  • Significantly reduced the costs of mistakes such as engaging incompetent, unmotivated, and under qualified employees.
  • Executed the entire recruitment process for the organization (i.e. job posts, phone interviews, job interviews, regular communication with candidates and managers, and recruitment administration).
  • Managed the posting of job vacancies at the best performing recruitment channels.

Assistant Business Operations Team Leader September 2010 - April 2012

Army | 79R | E-5 | Afghanistan

  • Employed a leadership operations process to visualize, describe, direct, and assess the work while achieving the end result.
  • Managed daily operations to ensure that all operations are in full compliance with applicable guidelines, including safety and quality for a $$ operational budget.
  • A leader role model who exhibited high standards, discipline and provided effective examples through personal actions.

Business Unit Training Coordinator September 2009 - August 2010

Army | 79R | E-5 | camp zama, japan

  • Performed all assigned training duties in compliance with internal business unit policies and all governing external regulations.
  • Assisted with annual competency training material, administered proficiency scores, and assessed competency for all functional areas.
  • Assured quality customer service to all business unit training customers.

Top Skills

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AWARDS

Army Achievement Medal

April 2018

Army Achievement Medal

March 2014

Army Commendation Medal

February 2012

NATO Medal

February 2012

Army Commendation Medal

February 2012

Army Commendation Medal

November 2010

Army Commendation Medal

November 2010

Army Good Conduct Medal

June 2010

Army Achievement Medal

December 2009

Army Commendation Medal

October 2007

Army Commendation Medal

October 2007

Army Good Conduct Medal

June 2007

Army Commendation Medal

August 2005

Army Commendation Medal

August 2005

Army Good Conduct Medal

June 2005

Army Good Conduct Medal

June 2004

National Defense Service Medal

August 2002

Army Achievement Medal

April 2002

Army Achievement Medal

April 2002

Training and Certifications

Recruiting Senior Leaders Course

May 2018

Combat Lifesaver Course

January 2018

Advance Leader Common Core

April 2014

Pregnancy Postpartum Physical Training Program Leader Course

September 2012

Army Pregnancy Postpartum Physical Training Program Leader Course

September 2012

Equal Opportunity Leaders' Course

June 2012

Digital Training Management System (DTMS) Master Trainer Course

May 2010

Pregnancy/Postpartum Physical Training Program Instruction

November 2009

Combatives Certification Course (Level 1)

July 2009

Joint Warning and Reporting Network

June 2009

Commander Total Fitness Course

July 2008

Sexual Assault Prevention and Response (SAPR)

April 2008

Field Sanitation Team Certification Course

February 2008

Total Fitness Course

January 2007

Force XXI Battle Command Brigade and Below Leader Course

July 2006

Joint Biological Integrated Detectin System (JPBDS) L4 Course

August 2005

Basic Leader Course

August 2003

Driver's Training Course

April 2003

EDUCATION

Associate of Appplied Science,

Central Texas College, Texas, USA

October 2004 - December 2017 , GPA: 2.7