Shirley Chan

Shirley Chan

San Francisco, CA, USA


Last updated September 3, 2020

One Sentence About Me  

I am committed to creating a memorable experience for everyone in my community, whether it'd be in a restaurant or at an event.

Who I Am  

A Little About Me

I am currently studying at the University of San Francisco as a Hospitality Management Honors student. I am conversational in Japanese as I am minoring in Japanese studies. My mission is to provide a memorable service to others while ensuring that the process is fun for everyone.

Interesting Factoid

I am a thrill-seeker!


Languages

Conversational Japanese

Countries Visited

Map View

China
Japan
South Korea

What I Do  


Professional Experience

University of San Francisco, Development Office

Special Events Intern

Provided general administrative support to the Program Assistant and other full-time department staff. Assisted and tracked event logistics through Cvent and Salesforce. Cleaned up hundreds of leads in Salesforce from virtual and in-person events that occurred in the past 2 years. Tracked the budget for virtual events.

Times Supermarket

Cashier

Operated scanners, scales, cash registers and other electronics. Handled and processed different transactions. Bagged groceries and welcomed/assisted hundreds of customers.
+1 more experience

Professional Interests

Event Planning
Hotel Management
Food and Beverage
Tourism

What I Stand For  

Social Causes

Civil Rights / Racial Discrimination
Poverty / Homelessness
Climate Change
Environment

Favorites  

Hobbies

Traveling
Learning Different Languages
Trying New Foods
Listening to Music
Learning More About Skincare

Music Genres, Groups & Artists

J-Rock
K-pop

Brands

Muji
Disney
Spotify

Education  

School

B.S.B.A. – Bachelor of Science in Business Administration, Hospitality Management


Clubs and Communities

Circle K International

Member (2019); Vice President of Service (2020 - Present)

Participated in Service events and competitions held by a school or the district. I am currently planning service events that are meaningful and easy to do remotely as the upcoming semester will primarily be online service events only. I hope I can motivate members to provide a service that is meaningful for them during this unprecedented time.

Spoon University

Secretary and Events Director

Took meeting minutes and used those to gauge what direction the club wanted to take. Researched food-related festivals or events that were taking place in San Francisco and provided all the necessary information for our members to know.

Academic Interests

Culinary
Business Management
Economics
Data Analytics
Languages
Psychology

Extracurricular Activities

Speech and Debate