Daphne Close

 

Education

  • Biola University – B.S. Mathematics, Minor in Biblical Studies – 1996
  • Summer Institute of Linguistics – 1 year of Linguistics – 1996-1997
  • U.C. Santa Cruz – 1 year of Mathematics and Linguistics – 1998-1999
  • Other:
    • Singapore Math Teacher Training Workshop – 2012, 2013
    • Spell to Write and Read  Basic Training – 2010
    • Spell to Write and Read Advanced Training – 2015

Professional

  • Trades of Hope – Compassionate Entrepreneur – 2016 – Present
  • Singapore Math Curriculum Lead, Live Oak Academy – 2013 – 2015
  • Data Analyst, Apple Computer – 2000 – 2005
  • Failure Analyst, Sony Corporation – 1999 – 2000
  • Administrator, Columbia Analytical Services – 1997 – 1998

Ministries/Activities

  • http://helpclubformoms.com/ – Foundation Member, Administrative Lead, Writer
  • Social Media – Living Hope Community Church, 2015 – present
  • Worship Leader/Member, Living Hope Community Church – 2013 – Present
  • Worship Leader/Member, Community Baptist Church of San Jose (CBCSJ) – 1997 – 2013
  • Sunday School Teacher, CBCSJ – various classes through the years.
  • Awana Cubbies Teacher/Helper, CBCSJ – 2010 – 2012
  • College Ministry, CBCSJ – 1999-2002
  • High School Ministry, CBCSJ, Arlington Chinese Bible Church, Home of Christians – 1995-1999

Personal

  • Married to David Close, since 1999.
  • Stay-At-Home Mom since 2005.
  • Homeschooling since 2010.
  • Three daughters at Live Oak Academy.
  • I have a passion to see others tap into their Christ-given passions.
  • Ask me how to empower women out of poverty through sustainable business!
  • Life…is a cereal I’ve never eaten before.