I am a non-profit business professional, consultant, entrepreneur and educator (Myers-Briggs: INTP). I am passionate about helping make people the best version of themselves possible. I have over 15 years of business experience ranging from entrepreneurial ventures to high level corporate leadership. I have earned an MBA with concentrations in entrepreneurship, change management and leadership and a PhD in Marketing. I have consulted some of the largest organizations in the Chicagoland ar... [more]
I use Excel extensively in my current role as Vice President and in my previous roles. I have earned 9 hours of Excel mastery, leading up to the completion of the advanced module.
I use PowerPoint frequently to present to the CEO and other C-Suite members at my organization. In addition, I used PowerPoint as a teaching medium as a business school professor.
I used SPSS in the completion of my dissertation and I also taught the uses of SPSS to business school students.
I have started several successful businesses in a variety of industries including: transportation, healthcare, technology and higher education. I currently hold the position of Vice President at a healthcare organization over over 3,000 employees. My responsibilities in my current role include operational streamlining training, management education, human resources, research and development and talent development. I taught full-time in business school for 4 years in the areas of marketing and management.
I mentored numerous students as part of my role as a business school professor. I mentored them regarding job placement, skills assessment, MBTI, graduate school opportunities, and career development. In my professional life I am tasked with the career development of the entire 3,000 member organization in terms of continuous education, ongoing formal education and career progression. I have also consulted some of the largest companies in Chicago in the area of career development for their employees.
I taught marketing in business school for 4 years full-time. I created from scratch and taught the following marketing courses: Principles of Marketing, Product and Brand Management, Services Marketing, Sales Management, Global Marketing, Personal Selling, Marketing Management and Creativity in Business. In addition as an entrepreneur I was solely responsible for the management and execution of marketing in all of my start-up ventures. In addition, i was appointed as the chair of the marketing and communication committee at the business school where I taught.