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Michelle D Alkire

Oak Harbor, WA


I have extensive experience in office administration and client service. I am honest, friendly and outgoing. I can effectively run the front office, while making sure that each client feels comfortable and gets the personal attention that they would expect while visiting your office.

Work Experience

Executive Secretary

Financial Plan, Inc
Bellingham, WA

August 1996 to February 2011

I was executive secretary (Corporate) for a premier financial planning firm for 15 years until corporate positions were taken over by family members of my employer. I was responsible for incoming/outgoing mail, deposits, phones, I operated and maintained all office equipment, set and maintained schedules for all reps, met with clients, customer service, client account servicing (including making trades and distributions for clients), calculated and distributed client required minimum distributions (RMDs), office supply orders, end of year client account reporting, data entry, and co-planning and participating in client events, and made sure that Financial Plan was a great place to visit.

Data Technician

Trillium Corporation
Bellingham, WA

January 1996 to July 1996

I inventoried and input data in regards to all records of real estate transactions and properties, and inventoried and recorded and input data for all archived files as well. I was also part of a team who implemented a new record management system.

Front Office Staff

The Willows Retirement Apts
Bellingham, WA

August 1993 to August 1995

I worked the front desk and back office answering phones, assisted in the dining room during resident meals, tallied employee time cards, monthly resident summaries, billing and receiving, bank deposits, and resident events and safety.


Certificate in Business and Office Technology

Bellingham Technical College -
Bellingham, WA

January 1995 to January 1996

High School Diploma

Nooksack Valley High School -
Nooksack, WA

January 1973 to January 1977


Multi line phones, 70 wpm typing, accurate and consistent, familiar with most computer programs