SHIRLEY'S PROFILE

[shirley // photo finish!] I Answer To :: Shirley
Full Name :: Shirley Siaton-Parabia
Domain :: shirleyparabia.com
Contact :: shirley at shirleyparabia dot com

Stats
Location :: Globetrotter, mostly Middle East and SouthEast Asia
Languages :: English, Filipino
Dialects :: Hiligaynon, Kinaray-a
Other Languages :: Basic conversational Arabic, Spanish, Japanese and Mandarin

Qualifications
· Philippine Civil Service Professional Eligibility rated 95.95%
· Certified Cambridge International Examinations Officer (awarded by University of Cambridge, United Kingdom)
· Certified International English Language Testing System (IELTS) Exams Marker (awarded by British Council)
· Certified in First Aid, CPR & AED
· International English Language Testing System (IELTS) score of 9.0

Education
Current :: Master's Degree in Public Administration, University of San Agustin (almost complete!)
Degree :: Bachelor of Science in Business Administration
Major :: Marketing (with Accounting, Research and Law units)
Tertiary :: College of Management, University of the Philippines in the Visayas
Secondary :: West Visayas State University Secondary Laboratory School
Elementary :: West Visayas State University Elementary Laboratory School

Awards
· IWAG Journalism Award (Philippine Information Agency)
· Creative Writing Achievement (Estevan Javellana Foundation)
· National Distance Running Silver Medallist (Philippine Sports Commission)
· Sports Achievement Award (University of the Philippines)
· Leadership Achievement Award (University of the Philippines)
· National Young Leaders Selection (Ayala Foundation)
· Most Outstanding Junior Accountant (Junior Philippine Institute of Accountants)

Occupations (contact for complete CV)
· Published author and journalist
· Fitness, group exercise and martial arts professional
· Classical and modern dance instructor
· Blogger and photojournalist
· Administrative and operations coordinator
· Finance and procurement officer
· Examinations officer and invigilator trainer
· Literary and technical writer and editor
· Marketing, media and communications chief
· Digital media producer and consultant
· Web designer/developer and computer programmer
· Corporate secretary and executive/personal assistant
· Drama, speech, personality development and vocal coach
· Emcee, disc jockey and band singer
· Theatre actor, director and producer

Fitness
Current :: American Council of Exercise continuing education
Group Exercise :: Certified Group Exercise Leader
Les Mills :: RPM (Indoor cycling), BodyBalance/BodyFlow (Yoga, Tai Chi, Pilates)
Zumba Fitness :: Basic Steps 1, Basic Steps 2, Aqua Zumba, Zumba Kids, Zumba Kids Jr., Zumba Step, Zumba Glutes, Zumba Core, Zumba Burst
TRX :: Suspension Training, Group Suspension Training
Others :: Bokwa Fitness, Piloxing

Martial Arts
School :: Iloilo Tinagan School of Martial Arts, Inc. (ITSMAI), Philippine Wushu Federation
Studied :: Wushu Sanshou, Wushu Tai Chi, Hung Gar Kung Fu, Arnis, Karate, Kickboxing
Ranks :: Sanshou degree conferred 4 June 2006, Yang Tai Chi degree conferred 4 June 2006

Information Technology Skills
· Web design for front and back ends (Tools: HTML, JavaScript, CGI, PHP, WordPress)
· Adobe Photoshop Suite for web-optimized and presentation-compatible images
· SAP system, with experience and trainer capacity on finance processes & reporting
· Oracle-based finance and human resource systems
· Web, PC and Mobile E-Mail and Messaging Programs: AIM, MSN, Yahoo and Google
· MS Office Suite: Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, etc.
· Social Media: FaceBook, Twitter, Google Plus, Linked In, Instagram, Pinterest, YouTube, Flickr, Tumblr
· Digital photography for timely upload and sharing of event photographs