Amber Fields

Amber Fields

Detroit, MI, US




Nordstom, Auburn Hills, MI, US, Apparel Staff

Assist customers with sales, returns and other transactions. Maintain an awareness of key fashion trends and product knowledge in order to assist customers with purchase decisions as necessary for all departments. Work as a team player to ensure each customer receives the best services possible. Maintain the cleanliness of the sale floor and cash wrap areas.

Aug 2014 - current

Starbucks Coffee Company, Washington, DC, US, Shift Supervisr

Responsible for educating customers on core products. Perform task under high pressure while maintaining a calm exterior. Motivate and encourage new members o the team to perform at high standards.

May 2012 - current

Teach for America, Chicago, IL, US, Educator

Participated in intensive summer training program to develop the skills and knowledge needed to achieve significant gains I student achievements. Created lesson plans for the development f a 9th grade Algebra 1 course. Developed and participated in classroom management plans and individualized student growth. Worked under continued advice of veteran teachers for continued development.

Jun 2014 - Jul 2014

Department of Transportaton, Washington, DC, US, Assistant Program Analyst (STIPDG)

Created business case analysis. Planned and executed workshops and interventions. Packaged multiple contract documents.

May 2011 - Aug 2011

Bay Area Community Resourcs (BACR), Concord, CA, US, Recreational Specialist

Provided a safe and interactive environment for elementary aged students Prepared creative and physical activities for students. Encouraged safe and responsible behavior though interactive lesson plans.

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010


Howard University, Washington, DC, US, BArch, Architecture

Aug 2009 - May 2014

Encinal High, Alameda, CA, US, High School, General

Aug 2005 - Jun 2009


Mackey Award, Award

Awarded based on leadership and academic merit.


Andrew Bryant Donor Scholrship, Scholarship

Awarded based on academic merit.


AIA Work Station ofth Future, 1st Place

Competition’s title 30x30x30 suggests, students were working within certain constraints—installations had to fit within 30 square feet, cost no more than $30, and materials had to come from within 30 miles of their schools.


Jean Hilary Scholarship, Scholarship

Awarded based on musicla merit.


Trustee Scholarship, Scholarship

Awarded based on leadership and academic merit.


Areas of Specialization