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I am an Education Operations Manager, Integrative Nutrition Health Coach, Certified Pilates Instructor and Health Education Specialist with strong skills and a passion for organizing and promoting wellness. I have experience developing, implementing, and evaluating programs that aim to engage, educate, and empower individuals and communities to adopt healthy behaviors, environments, and policies.

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Manager, Education Operations
Institute for Integrative Nutrition
Dec. 2019 - present 
  • Supervise Operations Coordinators and oversee day to day processes within Education Department

  • Build and maintain the Health Coach Training Program courses via Canvas (Learning Management System)

  • Create training materials and onboarding procedures for new team members

  • Aggregate and report on key metrics to drive future decision making as it relates to course participation

  • Manage relationships with VIPs for annual IIN Conference including organizing day of events

  • Run cross-departmentally staffed weekly webinars attended by hundreds of students

Education Operations Coordinator
Institute for Integrative Nutrition

Sept. 2017 - Dec. 2019

  • Manage course building, testing, scheduling, and launch timelines for dozens of classes via Canvas (LMS)

  • Oversee course logistics, including management of special projects and webinar coordination

  • Manage Zendesk queue and routine student communication emails for thousands of students worldwide

  • Coordinate badge and website administration with outside partners for students and graduates

  • Collect data and streamline data collection processes

  • Support curriculum development team and department heads

  • On-camera talent/lecturer for curriculum materials

 
Pilates Instructor
Erika Bloom Pilates Plus, BK Pilates, Avenue A Pilates, Just Like Om
May 2017 - March 2020
  • Instructed private, semi-private, and small group reformer classes utilizing all apparatuses & props

  • Personalized approach with modifications for all ages, body types, special populations

  • Trained clients with focus on core strength, flexibility, breath work, balance, mind-body connection and control  

Vitality Bar Operations Coordinator
Naturopathica Holistic Health
Nov. 2015 - Oct. 2016
  • Developed, oversaw and maintained standard operating procedures and processes

  • Ensured compliance with all NYC DoHMH Food Safety standards for an "A" rating

  • Created and managed employee work schedules and resource allocation

  • Responsible for interviewing, hiring, training, and managing team members

  • Integrated guest services with wellness education for Health Center & Spa guests

 

Co-founder; Research & Logisitics Manager;
Oral Health Educator & Laughter Yoga Leader
En-Rout: Miles of Smiles - A Healthy Determination 
Jan. 2015 - Aug. 2015
  • Established partnerships with charitable organizations (Ronald McDonald House Charities, Boys & Girls Clubs, National Children's Oral Health Foundation)

  • Designed empowering curriculum for youth combining oral health education with laughter yoga exercises to promote health and happiness in communities across the US

  • Conducted various research, Developed comprehensive itinerary for a 4 month volunteer road trip

  • Implemented fundraising campaign (raised over $8,000); Secured sponsorships; Attracted media coverage

  • Led 15+ sessions, engaged hundreds of children (300+) and many families

Work​
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Certifications

 

 

CPR/AED Training Certificate

American Red Cross, 2016, 2018

Integrative Nutrition Health Coach Certificate

IIN, 2018

Comprehensive Pilates Certification 

Erika Bloom Pilates, 2017

Food Protection Certificate

NYC DoHMH, 2016

Certified Laughter Yoga Leader 

LY International, 2015 

Certified Health Education Specialist 

NCHEC, 2014 - 2019

 

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Strengths

Organized

Dedicated

Process Driven 

Team Oriented

Problem Solver 

Big Picture Thinker

Detail Focused 

Resourceful 

Flexible 

Efficient 

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Education
Temple University

Master of Public Health

Social & Behavioral Sciences

2011 - 2013

 

Studied public health with an emphasis on social and behavioral sciences

Completed practicum internship with Public Citizens for Children & Youth, a youth advocacy and watchdog organization

 

Health Intern, PCCY; May 2012 - Nov. 2012

  • Recruited volunteers, planned, and participated in Give Kids A Smile Day (annual dental care event) 

  • Facilitated behavioral health initiatives surrounding access to care, school-based services, and parental engagement 

  • Designed, conducted, collected, and analyzed 3 different surveys: Provider wait times, Parent expectations & satisfaction with school-based services, Current strategies for parent engagement

  • Participated in community outreach, roundtables, and health fairs as a health resource and PCCY representative 

  • Reviewed literature and identified best practices; Composed an Issue Brief (Parent Engagement in School-based Behavioral Health)

  • Professionally presented comprehensive research, findings, and recommendations: Routman, A., Children’s Behavioral Health Care in Philadelphia: Exploring Systematic Issues and Parent Engagement in School-based Services. Presented poster at: The CHPSW Public Health Annual Conference; 2013, May 7; Philadelphia, PA.

 

Ohio University
Bachelor of Specialized Studies
Health and Behavioral Studies

2005 - 2009

 

Independently designed a major course of study that combined health sciences, psychology, sociology, and communications

 

 

Global Leadership Center (GLC) Certificate 2008

The GLC program developed internationally-focused, community based projects working with partners across all sectors. Examples:

 

Harvard Pluralism Project; Sept. 2007 - Nov. 2007 

  • Studied New Vrindaban Hare Krishna community in West Virginia as a research affiliate for Harvard Pluralism Project; Interviewed & documented conversion story of devotee, later published: 

Blaszczyk, L., Parker, K., & Routman, A. (2007). A Life of Cultivation: Farming & Spirituality. The Pluralism Project at Harvard University. Retrievable from: 

http://pluralism.org/affiliates/emery/Life_of_Cultivation.pdf

 

Educational Programs Project; April 2007 – June 2007

  • Researched & presented recommendations to Franklin Park Conservatory for Japanese Shrine exhibit

  • Developed educational program adhering to Ohio Dept. of Education’s Academic Content Standards

    • Prepared self-guided tours, guided tour groups, and public programming to accompany Jinja exhibit intended to educate kids about different aspects of Japanese culture

 

African NGO Development Project; Jan. 2007 – March 2007

  • Worked as consultant & advocate for The Zienzele Foundation; Implemented long-term marketing & sales plan (for hand-woven Zimbabwean baskets); Raised local awareness of foundation

  • Created display board, established permanent retail site, increased PR, sold baskets; Raised over $1200, which sent more than 100 Zimbabwean AIDS orphans to school

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Contact

allison.routman at gmail.com

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