Michael Rizzi

Michael Rizzi

Seeking an entry level position in the agricultural and natural resources industry in conjunction with pursuing Master in Plant Health Management.


  • Master in Plant Health Management, The Ohio State University (2016-current)
  • BA Criminal Justice, Monmouth University, West Long Brach, NJ
  • Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ

Relevant Coursework

  • Pesticide Science
  • Introduction to Experimental Design
  • Biological Control of Arthropod Pests (Spring 2017)
  • Principles and Applications of Integrated Pest Management (Spring 2017)

Work Experience

  • Substitute teacher, New Brunswick Board of Education (Oct. 2012-pesent)
    - Implement lessons provided by the absent teacher
    - Provide supervision of classroom in absence of the teacher


  • Basic Knowledge in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Basic understanding of Spanish
  • Experience working with diverse populations
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

Internship/Volunteer Experience

  • Intern, Office of the Public Defender, Freehold, NJ (Fall 2011)
    - Preliminary Interviews for public defenders
    - Assigned a project monitoring wiretaps
  • Religious Education Assistant, Church of the Sacred Heart, New Brunswick, NJ  (2007-2012)
    - Worked with children of diverse cultural backgrounds between the ages of 5 and 14 years of age
  • Volunteer, Middlesex County Superior Court, New Brunswick, NJ (January 2010-February 2010)
    - Assisted in preparing files for archives in secured location