Yasmeen Alsuraimi

OJT Spotlight: Yasmeen Alsuraimi

Yasmeen Alsuraimi is a senior at Coldwater High School and enrolled in the Business, Management & Marketing Technologies Program at the Branch Area Careers Center. She is the daughter of Fawziah AlHaji and Moshen Alsuraimi.

Her OJT placement is as a Marketing Assistant at Southern Michigan Bank & Trust under the supervision of Quinn White. Her job duties include assisting with promotional SMB&T events, collecting and researching information, recording and collecting bank advertisements, and using Photoshop for document enhancement.

Yasmeen is a member of Business Professionals of America (BPA) and has won numerous awards in the Entrepreneurship category. She competed at the State Leadership Conference last year and looks forward to it again this year.

Her future plans are to attend college at either Michigan State University or Baker College and pursue a degree in Sales or Marketing.

Eventually, she would like to open a business in Coldwater.  Yasmeen feels her OJT training has helped her improve her communication skills and take on more responsibility. Her training has helped her to become a better time manager and multi-tasker.

Yasmeen’s favorite part about her job is the work environment. The staff is very helpful and allows her to be independent and learn from her experiences.  She also enjoys the variety of tasks that she does every day.

In her free time, Yasmeen enjoys volunteering at the library, listening to music, and playing tennis.  At Coldwater High School, Yasmeen is a member of Interact and Youth Advisory Council (YAC).