Emilie Tapscott

l Springfield, IL l E: l


Top Five Strengths – Clifton Strengths Finder

·       Connectedness ·       Woo ·       Activator
·       Belief ·       Communication  



Year Graduated

University of Illinois at Springfield – Springfield, IL

Bachelor of Arts – Communication

Lincoln Christian University – Lincoln, IL

Bachelor of Science – Bible

Focus Leadership Institute – Colorado Springs, CO

Certificate of Completion – Leadership Studies




University of Illinois at Springfield: Communication about Race, Gender Communication, Introduction to Interpersonal/Organizational Communication, Computer Mediated Interpersonal Communication, Introduction to Mass Media Communication, Communicating-Dating-Relating, Photography I & II

Lincoln Christian University: Oral Communication, Written Composition, Life of Christ I & II, Intro to the Bible, Christian Character and Leadership, Hebrew History & Literature I & II, Kierkegaard, Principles of Bible Study, Interdisciplinary Studies, Postmodern Discipleship, Pauline Epistles, Revelation, Sociology, Eastern World Religions, Acts, Essentials of Christian Theology

Focus Leadership Institute: Marriage and Family Life Studies with Dr. Juli Slattery, Gender and Leadership studies, Apologetics with Dr. Leeland


Work History

Dates Employer Location Title
2017 – present Self-Employed Central IL Pre-Marital Counselor
2016 – present Secretary of State Springfield, IL Typist & Data Entry
2015 – 2016 Regions Bank Lincoln, IL Vault Teller
2014 – 2015 Marriage Works Dayton, OH Marriage Education Program Supervisor

·       Hire, train, and mentor marriage education facilitators

·       Schedule a variety of marriage courses throughout the Miami Valley area, and maintain attendee registration

·       Plan, prepare, and present periodic facilitator meetings and trainings, utilizing Microsoft PowerPoint

·       Maintain research and monthly reports through Microsoft Excel

·       Teach marriage and pre-marital education courses

·       Create and distribute monthly newsletter to all facilitators


2013 – 2014 Manpower Troy, OH Honda Critical Back Order Specialist
2013 Wear the Message Troy, OH Customer Service Representative & Social Media Pioneer
2012 – 2013 Aerie Peoria, IL Sales Associate
2010 – 2013 Walmart Lincoln, IL Cashier & Customer Service Representative
2008 – 2009 Goody’s Lincoln, IL Sales Associate
Summer 2008 Ameriprise Financial Lincoln, IL Secretary


Internships & Volunteer Experience

Axis Worldview – Colorado Springs, CO – – Fall 2009

  • Public Speaking at Apologetic Seminars
  • Research, Writing & Blogging

WBGL Radio – Champaign, IL – – Summer 2011

  • Event Photography
  • Interviewing
  • Promotions Team
  • Filing, Phones, and Secretarial Work

Heart-Song, Inc. – Troy, OH – – 2014-2016

  • Social Media Management
  • Board Member and Secretary
  • Event Volunteer

Various Church Ministries

  • Create compelling images on social media to advertise events, inspire readers, and spread the vision of the church
  • Aid in event marketing: Create slideshows, pamphlets, bulletin inserts, posters
  • Public Speaking: creative spoken word, announcements, and teaching

Authentic Intimacy –

  • Member of three AI Book Launches: “Pulling Back the Shades,” “Surprised by the Healer,” & “25 Questions You’re Afraid to Ask.”
  • Create & post a variety of images, quotes, and reviews of the above books through multiple social media channels.



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