[vc_row overlay_colour=”#8b9192″ overlay_opacity=”1″ swatch=”swatch-white”][vc_column width=”1/1″][heading text_color=”text-light” header_type=”h3″ header_weight=”light”]+1 (647) 970-2886 | lanson.vandyke@mail.utoronto.ca[/heading][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][lead]ABOUT ME[/lead][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]A four-year graduating senior, double majoring in Math and Economics, with a passion for problem solving and adept at figuring things out.

Employed throughout post secondary career in customer-facing technical role at Fortune 500 company.

Bilingual in Mandarin Chinese with excellent time-management skills.

Numerous awards in athletics, academics and for performance on the job.

Nearly unbeatable Scrabble player. Canada ranked competitive swimmer for 12 years.[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”721″ image_size=”medium” custom_image_size=”400×400″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][ruler_divider margin_top=”10″ margin_bottom=”10″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][lead]EXPERIENCE[/lead][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Bell Canada,  2015–Present
Technician
Toronto

Part time during school year, full time in summers

Repairing and installing services for existing and new Internet, Voice or TV customers

Unofficial mentor to new student technicians

Won Merit Excellence Award

Consistently ranked high performer in various criteria[/vc_column_text][divider][vc_column_text]North York Aquatic Club, 2014–2015
Assistant Swim Coach
Toronto

Recruited to teach and motivate youth swimmers

Developed innovative workouts to foster life long swimming skills

Used own experience to develop effective programs for swimmers[/vc_column_text][divider][vc_column_text]Keyes International, 2011–2015
Warehouse and Stockroom Assistant
Toronto

Repackaged and reorganized shipments at a chemical warehouse[/vc_column_text][divider][vc_column_text]Homeplate BBQ Beijing Restaurant, 2012
Waiter
Beijing, China

Served customer’s meals using English and Mandarin Chinese

Assisted Chinese staff with English-speaking customer issues[/vc_column_text][divider][vc_column_text]Thinknao Software 2010-11
Junior Programmer
Beijing, China

Worked in engineering department at local software development house

Assisted in developing and publishing mobile app, “Are you ready for a puppy?”[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][ruler_divider margin_top=”10″ margin_bottom=”10″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][lead]ACADEMICS[/lead][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2”][vc_column_text]University of Toronto, Innis College
Honours B.Sc., Economics and Math
Class of 2018

Elected to Innis College Student Society – Graduating Students Representative

3-time Innis College Orientation Leader

Innis College Intramural Team – Innertube Waterpolo, Ultimate Frisbee, Soccer, Flag Football[/vc_column_text][divider][vc_column_text]Northview Heights Secondary School
Toronto
Class of 2014

Ontario Scholar – GPA 86%

Member of Athletic Program for Gifted Athletes (Swimming)

Trained 20+ hours per week[/vc_column_text][divider][vc_column_text]Various International Schools in China, Singapore, Hong Kong and US

Attended bilingual (Mandarin / English) school in Beijing[/vc_column_text][divider][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][ruler_divider margin_top=”10″ margin_bottom=”10″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][lead]SKILLS[/lead][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]Coaching, Leadership, Mandarin Chinese, Team building, Time Management

Microsoft Excel, Word & Powerpoint, SQL, Python, Stata[/vc_column_text][divider][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][ruler_divider margin_top=”10″ margin_bottom=”10″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][lead]AWARDS & INTERESTS[/lead][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/2″][vc_column_text]NYAC Hardest Working Swimmer (2011, 2012, 2013), Innis College Male Athlete of the Year (2015), Ontario Scholar (2013), Bell Merit Excellance Award (Summer 2017), Age Group National Swimmer (2012, 2013, 2014)

International economics, Scrabble, competitive swimming, American football, fitness, programming[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width=”1/4″][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row][vc_column width=”1/1″][ruler_divider][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row overlay_colour=”#8b9192″ overlay_opacity=”1″ swatch=”swatch-white”][vc_column width=”1/1″][heading text_color=”text-light” header_type=”h3″ header_weight=”light” header_align=”right”]+1 (647) 970-2886 | lanson.vandyke@mail.utoronto.ca[/heading][/vc_column][/vc_row]