13605 Sir Thomas Way #12
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Skilled and dedicated professional with 15 years editing experience My major strength is my ability to multi task and maintain an excellent rapport with coworkers and external clients.
Confident in being the Point of Contact (POC) for vendors, peers, senior managers, and external stakeholders on multiple projects via written correspondence, telephone, and e-mail
Consultant 10/2007 - present
As a consultant, I provide administrative support, editing, patent submission and program management to small technical companies. In addition, I am the POC for Federal program managers and scheduled meetings between Federal Program Directors and company program staff to discuss technical and budgetary issues.
Establish dialogue to schedule meetings to discuss future projects and funding with Contract Officers and Project Officers.
Henry M. Jackson Foundation Program Manager 1/1999 – 11/2007
As a program manager I provided financial and administrative analyses of complex Federal grants and contracts valued up to $20,000,000. I also wrote and edited correspondence, reports and negotiated agreements with Federal Program Directors for faculty and Chair.
The Chemical Manufacturers Association Study Panel Manager 7/1997-7/1998
Meeting planning for 50 + stakeholders and industry leaders including drafting of agenda, minutes, and budgetary oversight for 8 industry panels.
Drafting of agreements with consultants and contractors.
University of MD Research Assistant 1/93-7/97 College Park, MD
As an assistant to the chair I provided drafting and proofreading of the departmental strategic plan and departmental SOPs, contract management and contract negotiations, scheduling of meetings and facility and equipment repair on an as needed basis.
As assistant to the Chair I represented him at meetings and negotiated with contractors to improve contract oversight.
Provided contract oversight and facility management.
Security Clearance - Confidential
Cornerstone College Grand Rapids, MI B.A. Biology
University of MD College Park, MD Masters of Science and Technology