Topic: Boston, MA

Subject: Summer Intern Candidate
George McHorney
Member: 2003
Submitted on 03-21-17 10:22 am

Good day all,

My son Michael is in search of a paid summer internship.  Michael is currently in his sophomore year in the Business Fellows program at the Love School of Business at Elon University.  Michael is working on a double major in Finance and Economics with a current GPA of 3.8/4.0.

 Michael has prior work experience, including a year with Americorps / City Year in Los Angeles (gap year) and a year as a part-time accounting/FPA intern with a local software company (senior year of high school).

Michael is Microsoft certified in Excel and is accomplished using MS Office, Access and QuickBooks.

Michael’s resume is below (forgive the formatting in this message).  If you have an interest, please reach out to Michael directly (contact information below).  Your time and consideration is appreciated.

Best regards,


George McHorney



Resume of Michael McHorney


Michael McHorney

(774) 245-2420


Elon University, Martha & Spencer Love School of Business Elon, NC

Bachelor of Science in Business Administration May 2019

Concentration: Finance & Economics GPA: 3.8/4.0

Business Fellows Aug 2016 – Present

• Engage in specialized coursework and develop professional leadership skills

• One of 25 business students selected to the ’19 program

Work Experience

Belk Library at Elon University Elon, NC

Archives & Special Collections Assistant Feb 2016 – Present

• Identify, research and analyze pertinent historical information about the university

• Create databases with metadata descriptions to be uploaded to the library website

MagneMotion Devens, MA

Market Analysis Contractor Dec 2015 - Feb 2016

• Examined the vertical market structure of the healthcare equipment & supplies industry

• Analyzed financial statements of numerous companies to identify market leaders

• Generated leads for the sales team to utilize

• Compiled a database of potential customers and contact information

AmeriCorps Los Angeles, CA

City Year Corps Member Jul 2014 – May 2015

• Planned and executed in-school academic interventions on a daily basis

• Facilitated a comprehensive after-school program specializing in academic support

• Met challenging deadlines while working in a team environment

Casenet LLC. Bedford, MA

Accounting Intern Jul 2013 – Apr 2014

• Created financial reports used by executives to review business operations

• Developed excel documents of financial statements using extensive formulas to streamline the reporting process

• Assisted with both general ledger accounting and fixed asset management

• Organized customer invoices and created a database with metadata descriptions for users to search

Volunteer Experience

Youth for Community Improvement Worcester, MA

Grant Analyst Sep 2012 – Jan 2013

• Established a set of criteria used by non-profit organizations to apply for grants

• Reviewed applications and distributed funds to improve education and employment opportunities

Boy Scouts of America Southborough, MA

Eagle Scout Jan 2007 – Jul 2012

• Organized and led service projects, fundraisers and community events

• Developed an ethical and moral code that is still prevalent in my life today

Summary of Qualifications

• Strong communication skills; customer service experience in various settings

• Excel certified; proficient in Microsoft Office, Access, QuickBooks and computer operations

• Capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously while meeting challenging deadlines

• Strong leadership skills; able to prioritize, delegate tasks, and make sound decisions

• Exemplary problem-solving and analytical skills; able to identify problems and implement corrective processes

Extracurricular Activities

• Lacrosse—Algonquin Regional HS Team, New England Select Tournament Team

• Skiing—Algonquin Regional HS Team, Recreational


• Sailing—Chatham Yacht Club Racing Team, Recreational



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