Contact


(519) 240 - 1324
twmpotte@uwaterloo.ca


Temporary Address

University Residence
290 Westmount Rd. N.
Waterloo, Ontario, N2L 3G3

Programming

Java, Turing, C, Latex,
HTML, CSS, Racket

PDF Resume

Summary of Qualifications

  • Experience with Linux, Windows, and MacOSX.
  • Four years experience with technological assistance in the community
  • Advanced leadership and communication skills from years of community involvement

Employment History

Mathematics Society of the University of Waterloo 2013 - present First Year Representative
  • Ran an election campaign to be elected onto the Mathematics Society Council
  • Allocates funds for improvements to MathSoc related infrastructure as a member of the Capital Improvements Fund Committee
  • Investigating MathSoc policies that relate to committees
Cave Springs Camp 2013 Volunteer Counselor
  • Responsible for approximately ten kids at a time with one other counsellor
  • Achieved a high amount of respect and created a positive environment for campers
Weedman Canada 2013 Lead Generator
  • Interacted with customers face-to-face in a sales capacity
  • Successfully sold the product to the homeowner with enthusiasm
  • Generated sales with excellent social skills and “on-the-ball”
Three Willows United Church 2010 - 2012 Soundboard Operator
  • Efficiently managed the technological aspect of events
  • Interacted with rental groups and the minister in a professional manner to determine preferences and expectations
Boston Pizza 2011 - 2012 Dishwasher
  • Required patience, persistence, and spatial awareness to maximize efficiency of repetitive and menial tasks
Three Willows United Church 2009 - 2012 Volunteer Helper
  • Planned and ran youth events, meeting setups, religious services, charity events and grounds-work with other leaders in the community
  • Assisted a computer tune-up fundraiser from a leading position
Self Employed 2009 - 2013 Tutor
  • Communicated English, math, and science concepts effectively
  • Assisted student to to improve grade by 20%

Education

University of Waterloo Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
Candidate for Bachelor of Computer Science, Business Option
September 2013-present Computer Science
  • Worked with trees, lists, structures, explicit and implicit recursion, and lambda from a functional paradigm
  • Created programs to evaluate hands of cards, convert units based upon arbitrary rates, and count coin values in any currency
Business
  • Managed a virtual business with a group of four people
  • Achieved the second highest shareholder value in our simulated world
John F. Ross CVI Guelph, Ontario 2009-2013
  • Received OSSD
  • Achieved honour roll every year
  • Led the programming club at John F. Ross CVI
Grand River Conservation Authority Guelph, Ontario 2009
  • Completed Successfully leadership training to be a camp counselor
  • Solved problems in a team environment

Honours and Awards

  • Received a 4/5 on the Advanced Placement English Language and Composition Examination (July 2013)
  • Recipient of the St. Jerome's President's Scholarship for a final average in the 90's (September 2013)
  • Earned a John F. Ross CVI School Letter for extracurricular involvement (May 2013)
  • Finalist in a team-based programming contest (ECOO Boardwide) two years in a row (May 2012 and May 2013)
  • Semi-finalist in a team-based programing contest (ECOO Regional) two years in a row (April 2012 and April 2013)

References available on request