Kevin Blackmur

Kevin Blackmur

Kevin P.R. Blackmur
kprb2747@gmail.com -Cell: (781) 603-7865
linkedin.com/in/kevin-blackmur

Professional candidate with strong management, interpersonal and communication skills seeking opportunity in an academic or athletic environment where I can utilize my past experience working with students.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE
THAYER ACADEMY, Braintree, Massachusetts March 2016-Present
Head Boys Junior Varsity Lacrosse Coach.
• Oversee everyday operation and well being of 20 Thayer Academy lacrosse players.
• Collaborate scheduling with athletic director and athletic department.
• Directly develop players into strong lacrosse players and young men through sports.

LACROSSE UNLIMITED, Weymouth, MA August 2008- August 2011/ March 2016-Present
Assistant Store Manager
• Guide customers to purchase appropriate lacrosse gear for skill and level of play.
• Manage opening and closing of store, merchandise orders and inventory on a daily basis.
• Communicate with customers, other store managers and vendors on product offerings.

INTERNATIONAL LACROSSE AMBASSADOR, Melbourne, Australia April-October 2015
• Strengthened introductory lacrosse clinics in the Melbourne area to gauge interest in playing lacrosse for the Melbourne Cricket Club (MCC) or a club in the area.
• Starting defenseman, Selected for All-Star International Team on Melbourne Cricket Club /Victorian Lacrosse Association of Australia.
• Defensive Coach MCC State Team.

METROLACROSSE, INC (Non-Profit), Boston, MA 2013- 2015
Youth and Junior Program Manager, “Teaching Kids to Stick to Their Goals”
• Collaborated with program managers to develop and execute well-balanced sports development program for 500 boys and girls in the cities of Boston and Chelsea.
• Coordinated community outreach for recruitment clinics at schools in Boston and Chelsea, reaching over 4,000 potential players.
• Assisted in coordinating annual fundraising events: Cape Ann Classic, Faceoff at Fenway and Summer Tailgate.
• Executed digital marketing campaign utilizing Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.

CAPE COD LACROSSE Summer 2012
• Facilitated daily game schedules, field management and designed uniforms.

EDUCATION
LYNCHBURG COLLEGE, Lynchburg, Virginia 2009-2013
Bachelors of Arts degree in Sports Management and Coaching.
• Lynchburg Men’s Varsity Lacrosse team -Lynchburg Men’s Club Lacrosse (2012-2013), Captain and Executive board member.
• Enrollment Student Ambassador campus tour guide for incoming and prospective students and families. Called and wrote letters to prospective students.