Meet Alex Streitz

Alex Streitz

WORK EXPERIENCE

City of Minneapolis Health Department
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Seasonal Environmental Tech/Inspector
June 2023-Present

  • Inspected construction sites to mitigate erosion pollution and worked with contractors to rectify erosion issues at sites.
  • Worked in the ELMS database entering data, creating enforcement cases, and checking/updating permits.
  • Resolved pollution-related service requests through communicating with city residents and enforcing on city pollution ordinances.
  • Worked in a team of other inspectors to collectively identify problems and offer each other solutions to pollution concerns.

Tap Society
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Supervisor/Cook
June 2021-Present

  • Aided customers by checking them in, explaining our drink/food ordering system, and resolving any issues that came up.
  • Assisted employees via training them in, addressing their needs and issues, and creating a positive and productive work environment.
  • Prepared and cooked various types of American pub-style cuisine.

The Sanneh Foundation
St. Paul, Minnesota
Americorps VISTA
August 2019-August 2020

  • Key content creator for fundraising materials.
  • Helped create newsletters under deadlines.
  • Used CRM’s (Bloomerang) to create constituent profiles, log donations, and create reports and mailers.
  • Independently built a Google website.
  • Met with representatives from volunteer management software companies.
  • Curated and monitored a silent auction for an organizational gala that consisted of over $90,000 in donations and 1700 attendees.

KWLC Radio
Decorah, Iowa
Music Journalism Editor
Sep 2016 – May 2019

  • Designed and published a station newsletter tri-annually.
  • Hosted an hour-long radio program once a week.

Rock Music Director

  • Listened to and reviewed new albums.
  • Entered album chart information into NACC website.
  • Worked directly with music promoters.

Sherman Associates
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Commercial Intern
July 2018-August 2018

  • Researched information on breweries in three different states.
  • Data management and lead generations on breweries.

EDUCATION

Luther College
Decorah, Iowa
Bachelor's Degree, graduated, May 2019

English and Environmental Studies BA

  • Creative Writing 212 & 312: Intro and Advanced
  • Environmental Justice and Law, Environmental Politics and Policy

Researched for and created a 25-minute podcast on community solar fields in Minnesota and Iowa.

Took part in a class research project for the Winneshiek County Planning & Zoning Commission to help evaluate which environmental/historical resources should be protected from future land development.

Washburn High School
Minneapolis, Minnesota
High School Diploma, May 2015

ADDITIONAL SKILLS

  • Excel at being creative. I was a writing emphasis English major and express myself through various mediums of creative writing.
  • Work well in a team environment. I have been an active member of a cross-country and track program since my first year of high school.
  • Attention to detail aided by laboratory-based education. Through my time as a student of environmental studies, I learned to pay attention to the finer points via the hands-on labs/tasks given to me.
  • Social and open-minded. I enjoy being exposed to new people and ideas. This allows me to further be a team player.
  • Love new experiences and make the most out of new opportunities. I showed this in college through double majoring and taking varieties of courses through the liberal arts curriculum.
  • Proficient in various social media platforms and organizational/data collecting platforms (Enterprise Land Management System, Bloomerang, PowerPoint, Excel).