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Bert-Sims


This document was last updated: May 7th, 2024.


Education

The Ohio State University, 218 West Lane Av., Columbus, Ohio 43210 

Public Leadership Management & Policy B.A. (In Progress), Morrill Scholars Program


Begins August 2024


Metro Early College High School/Columbus State Community College, 1929 Kenny Rd., Columbus, Ohio 43210 

Ohio S.T.E.M. High School Diploma Completed, College Credit Plus Program


August 2018 — June 2022

Experience & Appointments

The City of Columbus, Ohio,  

90 W Broad St., Columbus, Ohio 43201 — Columbus City Council Student Intern 

October 2023 — December 2023


Transit Columbus

605 N High St., #628 Columbus, Ohio 43215 — Board of Directors Appointee

October 2023 — March 2024,     

    June 2024 — Present 

Active transportation & mobility equity advocacy work.


605 N High St. #628, Columbus, Ohio 43215Community Outreach & Communications Coordinator

April 2024May 2024


Central Ohio Transit Authority, 

1333 Fields Av., Columbus, Ohio 43201Mobility Services Travel Trainer 

October 2023December 2023

Provide detailed information on COTA services & how to ride COTA transit vehicles to groups/individuals.


33 N High St., Columbus, Ohio 43215 — Govt. Affairs/Transit Operations/Planning Intern 

June 2022September 2023

Real-world public transit operations and management background.

  

Paradise Garage, 

921 N High St., Columbus, Ohio 43201 Salesperson/Bike Assembly Tech./Brand Advocate

April 2021 Present

Seasonal retail associate & Bike Assembly Technician. Enhancing the brand through photography/videography, modeling & product showcase. 

Value Added/Skillsets

·   ESRI ArcGIS & Adobe Illustrator

·       Enterprise I.T.  Deployment (macOS/JAMF, Windows, ChromeOS, Google Admin)